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Sea Ice, Bandicoots, and Cardio-Vascular Disease

Earth scientist Dr Zoe Thomas talks about the role that sea ice plays in managing atmospheric carbon dioxide levels; Reproductive Biologist Marissa Parrott from Zoos Victoria discusses the release of six Eastern Barred…

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Light Pollution, Wearable Tech and Space Exploration

Dr Shane speaks with Anu Rajendran from Deakin University about space exploration; Dr Yona Nebel-Jacobsen from Monash University talks about isotope dating of rocks; and Professor Benjamin Thierry from University of South Australia…

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Myrtle Rust, Hospital Food, Bushfires

Rod Fencham from the Queensland Herbarium talks about the myrtle rust disease which has virtually wiped out the population of native guava trees along the east coast of Australia; Jorja Collins from Monash…

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Einstein A Go Go - 7th June 2020 - Pulsars, Megafauna and Felixer.

This week Drs Linden, Ray, Laura and Shane who discuss what's been in the news:

The link between baldness and covid-19, Which fish are better for reef ecology, and An antibaterial spray to…

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Sea birds, Malaria, and Meteorites

Dr Shane speaks with Elodie Camprasse from Deakin University about sea birds; Dr Daniel Fernandez-Ruiz discusses how exactly malaria works and efforts to combat it; and in weekly science news, chronic pain, the…

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New solar research, NASA's Perseverance Rover, & Bees Studies

An observational study of bees generates some unexpected results; How COVID-19 is affecting global carbon emissions; Bonnie Teece from UNSW Australian Centre for Astrobiology, discusses the technology of NASA’s soon-to-be-launched Perseverance Rover and…

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Round #2 of 20 PhDs in 20 Mins!

Presenters Dr. Shane, Dr. Lauren and Dr. Krystal host Round 2 of 20 PhDs in 20 Minutes special, featuring:

Hannah Savage - University of Melbourne – Perception of threat

Caleb Dawson - The…

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FameLab #2 & Indigenous Astrophysics

Dr Shane interviews more FameLab entrants, with 10 national finalists sharing their research. Monash University's Krystal De Napoli, a Kamilaroi woman from rural North-East Victoria, also joins the show, discussing her studies into…

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FameLab Finalists

Dr Shane interviews 14 FameLab semi-finalists about their research, and also has a chat with Dr Fiona Dobson from the Physiotherapy Department at the University of Melbourne about managing hip damage. Dr Linden…

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Einstein A Go Go - 26th April 2020

In the studio this week is Dr Shane who is virtually joined by Drs Ailie, Ray and Stacy who discuss what's been in the news:

Kilauea shutdown related with rainfall, bugs and their…

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Einstein A Go Go - 19 April 2020

Dr Shane, Dr Lauren, Dr Linden & Dr Krystal

Science news to kick things off; The team discuss topics ranging from recent studies into Dinosaurs and how we continue to study them to…

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Einstein A Go Go - 12 April 2020

New research findings into Neanderthals; cool new facts about rhinoceroses; and what the discovery of ancient teeth in Peru means. Also: Professor John Dewar, Vice-Chancellor of Latrobe Uni, discusses the role of the…

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Einstein A Go Go - 5 April 2020

Einstein A Go Go - Sunday 5th April 2020

Dr Lynden, Dr Ray, and Dr Shane.

Science news: Backstreet boys harmonise but not just boy bands – dolphins, the analysis of the sound…

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Einstein A Go Go - 29 March 2020

Dr Shane, Stacey are in the studio and Dr Laura in her home for this episode. In the news segment they cover Colombia’s hippo population and the corona virus.

First guest: Dr Barbara…

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Einstein A Go-Go - 22 March 2020

Dr Shane, Dr Ray and Stacey discuss the week’s hottest science, including drones playing dodgeball, the latest on the COVID-19, and the discovery of more iron than expected in the region of space…

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Einstein A Go Go - 15th March 2020

In the studio this week are Drs Linden, Lauren (online) and Shane who discuss what's been in the news:

Limb transplants, Mentawai Island, coral and historical sea temperatures and Mercury and ice.

Today's…

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Einstein A Go Go - 8th March 2020

Einstein A Go Go - 8th March 2020

Dr Linden, Dr Krystal, Dr Liv on Panel and Dr Gen

International Women’s Day, Katherine Johnson NASA mathematician

First and Second Guests: Professor Virginia Kilborn…

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Einstein A Go Go - 1 March 2020

Dr Ray and Dr Linden joins Dr Laura in the studio with Dr Shane attending an international archery competition.

Two studio guests from the Bionics Institute:

Associate Prof James Fallon, Research Director), whose…

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Einstein A Go Go - Sunday 16th February 2020

Dr Shane, Dr Ailie, Dr Krystal and Dr Linden are in the studio for this episode. In the news segment they cover contrails effect at lower altitude, critical thinking when reviewing a cancer…

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Einstein A Go Go - 9 February 2020

Einstein A Go Go - Sunday 9th February 2020

Dr Euan, Dr Ailie, Dr Kris KP, Dr Liv on Twitter feed and Dr Shane.

Science news: The Marshmallow Test with cuttlefish, Rogue waves…

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Einstein A Go Go - 9 February 2020

Dr Shane, Dr Euan, and Chris KP bring the week’s hottest science, including the marshmallow test for cuttlefish, rogue waves, new findings about Pluto’s retro-rotation effect, and the effects of the recent bushfires…

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Einstein A Go Go 2nd February 2020

In the studio this week are Drs Ailie, Ray, Linden and Shane who discuss what's been in the news:

Dr Shane Thomas Huntington OAM!!!!

Research on the Thwaites Glacier has been found to…

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Einstein A Go Go 8th December 2019

In the studio this week are Drs Euan, Linden and Shane and KrisKP who are talking to 20 (or 22) PhD students in the studio about their work:

Group 1:

Akhil from RMIT…

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Einstein A Go Go - 1 December 2019

Dr Shane, Dr Linden, Dr Laura and Dr Ray bring you the week’s hottest science, including a new acoustic observatory, taking the pulse of a blue whale, and training E. coli to eat…

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Einstein A Go Go 24th November 2019

Einstein A Go Go - Sunday 24th November 2019

Dr Krystal, Dr Laura, Dr Ray and Dr Shane.

Science news: DNA methylation of dogs to determine age, VR, The Mars Sample Return Project

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Einstein A Go-Go - 17 November 2019

Dr Shane, Dr Lauren & Dr Euan

It's a busy week in the studio this week with the EAGG team being joined by no less than 4 guests this week.

Dr Simon Corrie…

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Einstein A Go Go - 10 November 2019

Dr Shane, Dr Euan, Dr Jen and Chris KP discuss the symbiotic association between fungi and plants; effects of screen time on children; ice surface structure and the effect of airline travel on…

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Einstein A Go Go - 3 November 2019

Dr Linden and Dr Ray join Dr Shane in the studio.

In news: Predicting Australian summers from the polar vortex above Antartica; Measuring lateral lightning strikes; Gravitational micro-lensing.

First guest is Associate Professor…

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Einstein A Go Go - 27 October 2019

Einstein A Go Go – 27th October 2019

Dr Krystal, Dr Ray & Dr Shane

Science News: Earthworm biodiversity, rats racing cars, scrutinising research funding.

First guest: Dr Christine Keenan, WEHI. Researchers have…

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Einstein A Go-Go - 20 October 2019

Dr Shane, Dr Lauren and Linden bring you stories about why cartilage at extremities heal more quickly, how to make cows less attractive to flies.

They interview Richard Fuller OAM, president of Pure…

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Einstein A Go-Go - 13th October 2019

In the studio this week are Drs Shane and Linden and Chris KP who discuss what's been in the news:

Dog ownership officially linked to longer life; Paleolithic people kept and preserved deer…

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Einstein A Go-Go - 6 October 2019

Dr Shane & Dr Ray

Science news to kick things off; including technological advancements in assist in the prevention of wildfires, the ongoing gift of data from NASA experiments and research techniques into…

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Einstein A Go Go - 29 September 2019

Dr Shane and Dr Linden are hosting a special panel of visiting students. Harry, Kate and Danni discuss AI in the medical industry, cat attachment bonds, feeding prehistoric babies, hydrogen production, deep fakes…

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Einstein A Go Go - 22 September 2019

Dr Shane, Dr Krystal and Dr Ailie present to discuss today’s theme - How to survive extinction.

In new, 466 million years ago an extra-terrestrial asteroid collision caused an ice age on earth…

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Einstein A Go Go - 15 September 2019

Einstein A Go Go - Sunday 15th September 2019

Dr Lauren, Dr Linden and Dr Shane.

First Guest: Scientia Professor Veena Sahajwalla, Australian Research Council Laureate Fellow Director, ARC Green Manufacturing Research Hub…

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Einstein A Go-Go - 8 September 2019

Dr Shane, Dr Jen and Chris KP bring you stories about new research into taking The Pill during puberty and potential links with depression, and new theories of the shape of the T-Rex…

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Einstein A Go Go - 1 September 2019

In the studio this week are Drs Linden, Ray, Laura and Shane who discuss what's been in the news:
Evolutionary Biology island effect on Alor, Indonesia in an ANU study, use of VR…

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Einstein A Go Go - 18 August 2019

Dr Shane and all the regular crew members packed the studio for week 1 of the Radiothon “‘SUBSCRIBE TO CONTINUE’”  a high paced, fun filled show.

The team serve up short snippets of…

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Einstein A Go Go - 4 August 2019

Dr Linden, Dr Laura, Dr Ray and Dr Shane.

Science news: Oxytocin and starfish, animal/human hybrids, mapping the shape of The Milky Way,

First Guest: Associate professor Heloise Gibb, Australian Council Research Future…

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Einstein A Go Go - 28 July 2019

Dr Shane, Dr Ailie and Dr Ray bring you the week’s hottest science, including a review of the Apollo 11 movie, climate changes over history being localised, soft magnets, taking a bath to…