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Up and Atom brings you the latest breakthroughs and discoveries in the ever-changing world of science. Sometimes weird, sometimes confronting, always informative, come learn about the world around. Hosted by Alice Williamson (@all_isee), University of Sydney lecturer and researcher for Open Source Malaria, each week on Up For It with Ruby Miles.

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Up and Atom brings you the latest breakthroughs and discoveries in the ever-changing world of science. Sometimes weird, sometimes confronting, always informative, come learn about the world around. Hosted by Alice Williamson (@all_isee), University of Sydney lecturer and researcher for Open Source Malaria, each week on Up For It with Ruby Miles.

    Opossum Antivemon & Tasting Brains

    Opossum Antivemon & Tasting Brains

    Why are opossums immune to snake bites? And what's the deal with tasting stuff? Dr Alice Williamson joined Ruby Miles to answer some of these pressing questions.

    • 18 min
    Dino Dandruff & Asteroids

    Dino Dandruff & Asteroids

    Dr Alice Williamson came into the studio to tell us about dinosaur dandruff and the asteroid that wiped them out.

    • 15 min
    Poop Hands & Green Lizards

    Poop Hands & Green Lizards

    Dr. Alice Williamson joined us to confirm our greatest fear (hand driers are spraying poop onto our fingers), and to teach us about green blooded lizards.

    • 14 min
    Grey Matter Special: A.I. Navigation & Neanderthal Brains

    Grey Matter Special: A.I. Navigation & Neanderthal Brains

    Dr Alice Williamson joined Ruby to talk all things brains. We learned that Google DeepMind has developed an internal satnav (all by itself?!), and about Neanderthal brains that are being grown in petri dishes.

    • 15 min
    Flesh Eating Bacteria & Sea Floor Antibiotics

    Flesh Eating Bacteria & Sea Floor Antibiotics

    Dr. Alice Williamson has finally returned so we can bask in her sciencey glory. It's not all good news though. We talked flesh eating ulcers, and the people who search the sea floor for medicine.

    • 17 min
    Ageing vs Cancer & Infinitely Recyclable Plastic

    Ageing vs Cancer & Infinitely Recyclable Plastic

    Dr. Alice Williamson is still out of sorts, so Tom Gordon joined us to talk protein caps on DNA and special plastic.

    • 13 min

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