235 episodes

National award-winning radio show and podcast bringing a fresh new perspective on the issues that matter to you from the heart of Tasmania. We cover all things Science Technology Engineering and Maths (STEM) from medical marijuana to science behind mental health issues, we feature expert guests and get to the guts of the issue.

That's what I call Science‪!‬ That’s What I Call Science

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    • 5.0 • 9 Ratings

National award-winning radio show and podcast bringing a fresh new perspective on the issues that matter to you from the heart of Tasmania. We cover all things Science Technology Engineering and Maths (STEM) from medical marijuana to science behind mental health issues, we feature expert guests and get to the guts of the issue.

    Episode 237: The Science of Storms

    Episode 237: The Science of Storms

    How do you build a storm? Dr Courtney Quinn’s maths journey has taken her all over the world, and she has combined this passion with her fascination of extreme weather events. She’s now an expert in the field of dynamical systems where she models the complexities of atmospheric and large-scale weather systems. In this episode, Olly and Georgia discover what goes into the mathematical building blocks of a cyclone and how the rate of changes of our climate can affect these large weather systems...

    • 27 min
    Episode 236: Elements of a Scientist

    Episode 236: Elements of a Scientist

    The hot, dry Mediterranean, the depths of the tropics and the computer screen, Dr Helena Vallicrosa works in a range of environments to understand how chemical elements, the building blocks of the earth, cycle through ecosystems. The ‘annoying kid’ who always asked questions, a lack of representation in science meant that Helena didn’t always think a career in science was available to her. Now Helena uses ‘big data’ to find patterns and answer big questions about where plants can live and why...

    • 27 min
    Episode 235: Innovating with Electromagnetics

    Episode 235: Innovating with Electromagnetics

    In this episode, Olly and Sarah explore the world of electromagnetics with expert guest Dr Antony Lui. Antony’s career in research has focused on applications related to electromagnetic theory, including medical diagnosis, and antennas for sensing and communications.Show theme music: Kevin MacLeodHost: Olly Dove (@olly_dove)Co-Host: Sarah LydenProduction: Simin Salarpour (@SalarpourSimin)

    • 27 min
    Episode 234: Jetpacks, Mass-spectrometers and Brownies!

    Episode 234: Jetpacks, Mass-spectrometers and Brownies!

    Join Olly in Sarah in this episode as they talk to engineer and chemist Tim Jessup about Jetpacks, Mass-spectrometers and applying the scientific method to creating the ultimate brownie recipe.Show theme music: Kevin MacLeodHost: Olly Dove (@olly_dove)Co-Host: Sarah LydenProduction: Ryan SmithMedia & Promotion: Katya Bandow (@katyabandow)

    • 27 min
    Episode 233: Records in Radio

    Episode 233: Records in Radio

    Rex Moncur graduated in Communications Engineering. He was Director of the Australian Antarctic Division from 1988 to 1998. Rex was awarded the Australian Public Service Medal and is a Fellow of the University of Tasmania for helping set up Antarctic Research at the University. On retirement his interest is Amateur Radio and he holds a number of World records.Show theme music: Kevin MacLeodHost: Georgia StewartCo-Host: Sarah LydenProduction: Meredith Castles (@Meredith...

    • 27 min
    Episode 232: Fuelling Change

    Episode 232: Fuelling Change

    In this episode, Georgia and Sarah learn all about hydrogen energy technology and its role in Australia’s sustainable future. Our guest is Dr Krystina Lamb, a leader in renewable and hydrogen energy technology research, now working for Jupiter Ionics. Tune in to hear about Krystina’s journey and learn how hydrogen can be used to store energy, where it can be put to use and the many benefits it can have for a sustainable future. Show theme music: Kevin MacLeodHost: Georgia StewartCo-Host:...

    • 27 min

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