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ResearchPod science podcasts connect the research community to a global audience of peers and the public, raising visibility and impact. www.researchpod.org

    Learning and Memory: How memories are encoded in the brain of the fruit fly

    Learning and Memory: How memories are encoded in the brain of the fruit fly

    When thinking of tiny fruit flies, one doesn’t usually have their brainpower in mind. But even these small insects, like all animals, can learn behaviours in response to different stimuli. Prof André Fiala studies the learning behaviour of fruit flies,...

    • 10 min
    Uncovering universal behaviour in biological systems

    Uncovering universal behaviour in biological systems

    Deciphering the patterns of nature is something that has occupied curious minds for countless generations, from swarms of bugs to the flight of birds to the movement of your bodies own cells. Prof Andrea Cavagna of the Institute for Complex Systems...

    • 54 min
    Digital transformation in Financial Services: The age of Fintech

    Digital transformation in Financial Services: The age of Fintech

    Prof Mention identifies the building blocks for the future of FinTech.

    • 12 min
    Saving the world with better data simulations

    Saving the world with better data simulations

    Ecosystem loss, extinctions and climate change are ongoing challenges to life on Earth, and coming up with a plan to tackle their effects requires an accurate picture of what's happening where, and who is involved.Prof Tim Haas has taught and refined...

    • 45 min
    Theories of mind and consciousness

    Theories of mind and consciousness

    Dr Pollard-Wright has formulated a transdisciplinary theory of mind as energy, which has implications for mindful control of experiences, emotions and responses.Read more about her work in Research Outreach, and find the original articles this episode...

    • 11 min
    Picking exercise plans to fit your fitness goals

    Picking exercise plans to fit your fitness goals

    Finding a fitness plan that will help you reach your goals is a unique personal challenge for anyone embarking on a new exercise regime, and for personal trainers tailoring their instructions to clients. So what can research teach us about which...

    • 11 min

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