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The Naked Scientists flagship science show brings you a lighthearted look at the latest scientific breakthroughs, interviews with the world's top scientists, answers to your science questions and science experiments to try at home.
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Step inside the jury box and witness history being made in the latest smash hit true-crime series The Storyteller: Naked Villainy. This is the FIRST time in UK history that a full murder trial has been recorded and broadcast and this is no ordinary murder. Two scientists - two lovers - one killer, one victim and it took 45 years to get to court. Following on from the No1 The Storyteller: Murder Most Foul and Series Two - Violent Delights, crime journalist Isla Traquair does it again weaving ...
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New discoveries, everyday mysteries, and the science behind the headlines — in just under 15 minutes. It's science for everyone, using a lot of creativity and a little humor. Join hosts Emily Kwong and Regina Barber for science on a different wavelength. If you're hooked, try Short Wave Plus. Your subscription supports the show and unlocks a sponsor-free feed. Learn more at plus.npr.org/shortwave
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‘Views and News with Clarence Ford’ shares and reflects a broad array of different perspectives. The show is inspirational, passionate and positive. Clarence and the team aim to leave listeners feeling both motivated and empowered. Known for his love of jazz and a good game of golf, Clarrie brings his unique flavour to this show. Some new features include ‘Heritage Hour’ every Wednesday between 10 and 11 am, The Masterclass on Fridays at 11 am as well as a segment exploring music trivia. Ano ...
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From seagrass to sunfish, dugongs to diatoms, Naked Oceans uncovers the hidden secrets of the sea. Join us in conversation with top marine experts as we explore the latest ocean science and conservation and answer your aquatic questions. Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.
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A podcast for conscious discussion on the issues we face in the modern world today based on our knowledge, experience and background of the natural world. Our podcast is based around conversations with experts in their subjects, such as scientists, conservationists, photographers and business leaders.
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It started out with a simple question: How can we help make our world a better place? We’re holding this space for conversations about all the things, big and small, that we can do to create impactful changes in our lives and in our communities. Join host Steve Norris as he interviews inspirational thought-leaders, scientists, spiritual leaders, best selling authors, life-coaches, psychologists and more, from every corner of the planet who are doing extraordinary things to brighten our world ...
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The Boy in the Woods, six-year-old Rikki Neave, had been strangled and left naked. His body was positioned in a distinctive star shape. People on the council estate where he lived told police they had seen his mother, Ruth, hitting and shouting at Rikki. He was on the Social Services Register of children at risk. All the people closest to Rikki were in trouble and all of them were known to the authorities who offered help. It didn't work. The day before he died his mother begged a family aid ...
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There is something in the jungle of Irma Flores that has terrorized Sarah for years. As a scientist she needs to know what it is and by confronting this evil she is about to be awakened from her nightmare. She doesn’t know it but she will also begin her first faltering steps toward enlightenment. Along the way, she will have to contend with a strange dwarf people, pirates, corporate raiders and an obstinate lover. Her road to nirvana will be a raw and bruising journey that is certain to be b ...
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1. Ama Ka'rin - Christmas Ain't the Same 2. Charity - Seasoned 3. Xandi - You For Christmas 4. Dorrella - DND luv 5. Bigshay- Insecure 6. Deondre Black - Make Love 7. DJ Sleet feat. J mila - Jane 8. Bahja Rodriguez - You 9. Hennessy - She Can't 10. SHRETA - did you think of us 11. Journey Montana - Rich Girl 12. Chris Brown - No Time Like Christmas 13. KJ - Wish You Were Here 14. Brook B.- You Got Me 15. Ire Ola- something to nothing 16. Con Killion - Good Girl, Naughty 17. Jacob Latimore - ...
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Chris Smith answers another sample of enquiries from across the scientific spectrum: What might have caused my beetle infestation? Why do so many cultures describe an afterlife? What's the medical explanation for 'cracking the seal?' How do lions identify cubs that aren't theirs? If the Earth stopped rotating, would we feel it? Will hydrogen combus…
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In this episode of The Naked Scientists: As the UK rejoins the EU Horizon research programme, we hear from the Secretary of State for Science, Innovation and Technology on what she sees as the benefits from this "new deal". Also, scientists discover a way to get lithium batteries charging faster, and performing better in the cold. And how, and why,…
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After the first soft Moon landing from the US in over 50 years, Ken Kremer shares his excitement for Intuitive Machine's Odysseus lander, NASA's ongoing lunar ambitions, and his concerns over China stealing a lunar edge. Also UK Space Agency Head of Space Exploration, Libby Jackson on Artemis 2 and 3, Gateway and the all-British Axiom mission. Plus…
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This month, James Tytko explores the dangers of debunking fake news online with Francis Madden, and discusses ongoing developments in the neuroscience of Long COVID with Stephanie Brown. Then, following on from Elon Musk's news that his brain chip company Neuralink have successfully implanted their device into a human, we explore what this means fo…
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The sci-fi film Dune: Part Two is out in theaters now. The movie takes place on the harsh desert planet, Arrakis, where water is scarce and giant, killer sandworms lurk just beneath the surface. But what do planetary scientists and biologists think about the science of these worms, Arrakis and our other favorite sci-fi planets? Today on the show, R…
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You play on a mixed netball team with your best friend and her sister, who is also a friend. They often fight with each other. During a recent match things got heated and your best friend stormed off afterwards. She's been cold with you ever since. How can you navigate these sibling dynamics?By Australian Broadcasting Corporation
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A power-saving initiative launched by the city of Cape Town’s Central Improvement District (CCID) is gaining momentum.The campaign entitled Switch on to Switching Off (which the CCID launched late last year) aims to support businesses in the CBD to implement power-saving measures, further lessening the costliness of consistent power cuts on the bus…
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Russian opposition politician Alexei Navalny's funeral will be held in Moscow on Friday, his wife Yulia announced, but she said she was unsure if it would pass off peacefully and that plans for a civil memorial service had been blocked.On Wednesday, Navalny’s widow, Yulia Navalnaya addressed the European parliament in Strasbourg. DW correspondent, …
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In case you forgot, 2024 is a leap year — meaning this February has 29 days instead of 28. Leap year occurs every four years, and during this period, an extra day is added to the calendar. Those born on this unique day often refer to themselves as "leap day babies" or " Leaplings," according to History.Clarence speaks to Mulekah Kabonga, Tarot Read…
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Clarence Ford speaks to Women’s Voice Revival Movement member Gloria Veale. As the Basic Education Laws Amendment (BELA) Bill moves closer to being signed into law, several civil organizations that are opposing the bill are set to embark on a march in Cape Town tomorrow (Friday, March 1, 2024, at 10am) in protest of the bill. See omnystudio.com/lis…
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Philosophy and ethics may seem like archaic disciplines, but, for ethics’ scholars like Maura Pierlot, they’re the perfect antidote to the chaos of the modern world. When Maura began reading ethical texts, she found a moral compass that’s guided her throughout her life. And she believes you’re never too young to learn the art.…
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Ten per cent of Australians don’t eat gluten, but doctors say they may not need to be completely cutting it out. Meanwhile, 80 per cent of those with coeliac disease don’t know they have it. Gastroenterologist Dr Jason Tye-Din says part of the reason for the mismatch of symptoms and treatment is a medical culture not listening to patient needs. So,…
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Clarence Ford speaks to Chola Makgamathe, Chair of the Copyright Coalition To join their petition calling for a stop to the adoption of the Copyright Amendment Bill, go here: https://www.change.org/p/calling-all-creatives-to-act-now-stop-the-adoption-of-the-copyright-amendment-bill See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.…
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According to the United Nations, about ten percent of the world is undernourished. It's a daunting statistic — unless your name is Hannah Ritchie. She's the data scientist behind the new book Not the End of the World: How We Can Be the First Generation to Build a Sustainable Planet. It's a seriously big thought experiment: How do we feed everyone o…
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After the first soft Moon landing from the US in over 50 years, Ken Kremer shares his excitement for Intuitive Machine's Odysseus lander, NASA's ongoing lunar ambitions, and his concerns over China stealing a lunar edge. Also UK Space Agency Head of Space Exploration, Libby Jackson on Artemis 2 and 3, Gateway and the all-British Axiom mission. Plus…
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