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How to eliminate CO2 emissions from agriculture? The answer lies in the soil! 2020-09-18 19:05:37 US west coast ablaze.
The Amazon regulates the planet's climate and we're burning it - Johan RockstrÃ¶m part 4.
Soils can play a major role in storing carbon.
Conservation co-op provides connection to community and nature.
Meteorites bring information about the early solar system. 54 minutes, 7 seconds
Pipsqueak dinosaurs - How did they become top monsters? 2020-09-11 19:05:02 Urgent action required to steer clear of climate tipping points - Johan RockstrÃ¶m part 3.
Thermal bricks could assist transition to renewable energy.
Young people at risk from online gambling.
Dinosaurs - from pipsqueaks to monsters.
Children's book features adventures with reptiles. 54 minutes, 5 seconds
Can you have a BBQ 40,000 years before people land? 2020-09-04 19:05:29 Stressed planet sending clear warning signs - Johan RockstrÃ¶m part 2.
The nudge which opened the door to mathematics.
Shells and blackened rocks on the Victorian coast dated to 40,000 years before first people believed to be in Australia.
STEM Superstar says go for it!
Patient Zero 54 minutes, 7 seconds
Lithium potential for Australia and time running out climate change action 2020-08-28 19:05:38 Window closing for action to stabilise the Earth's climate.
Cleaner air delivers LA health and economic benefits.
Lithium processing a new opportunity for Australia.
Children's book about surgeon Fiona Wood.
STEM Superstar prompts government probe on masks.
South Georgia Island once rat infested, becomes a rat-free bird sanctuary. 54 minutes, 7 seconds
Shall we join the quantum revolution? 2020-08-14 19:05:17 Scientists urged to keep waving the flag. UNSW launches new degree in quantum engineering. Startup building the infrastructure for quantum computing. Reducing the data, energy and emissions of big data computing. Designing the computers of tomorrow. Lasers support our modern way of life. 54 minutes, 6 seconds
The seaweed revolution and keeping brains fit 2020-07-31 19:05:04 The stars that time forgot - at the edge of our galaxy. Protect your hippocampus with exercise, diet, socialising and sex. Rope-like filaments common to rouge brain proteins. Kinky proteins suspected cause for Alzheimer's. Microalgae the basis for fuels, food and more. New seaweed processing plant opens in southern NSW. Singing frogs bid farewell to Mike Tyler. 54 minutes, 8 seconds
The history of Boeing and the future of passenger flight 2020-07-24 19:05:45 Basics of naming in biology, museum returns human remains to traditional communities, the history of Boeing and the future of passenger flight, space rockets being developed in Queensland. 54 minutes, 7 seconds
Debbie Millman: Designing Our Lives From prehistoric cave art to today's social media feeds, to design is to be human. This hour, designer Debbie Millman guides us through a world made and remadeand helps us design our own paths.
#574 State of the Heart This week we focus on heart disease, heart failure, what blood pressure is and why it's bad when it's high. Host Rachelle Saunders talks with physician, clinical researcher, and writer Haider Warraich about his book "State of the Heart: Exploring the History, Science, and Future of Cardiac Disease" and the ails of our hearts.
Insomnia Line Coronasomnia is a not-so-surprising side-effect of the global pandemic. More and more of us are having trouble falling asleep. We wanted to find a way to get inside that nighttime world, to see why people are awake and what they are thinking about.
So what'd Radiolab decide to do?
Open up the phone lines and talk to you.
We created an insomnia hotline and on this week's experimental episode, we stayed up all night, taking hundreds of calls, spilling secrets, and at long last, watching the sunrise peek through.
This episode was produced by Lulu Miller with Rachael Cusick, Tracie Hunte, Tobin Low, Sarah Qari, Molly Webster, Pat Walters, Shima Oliaee, and Jonny Moens.
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