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Keep up with the latest scientific developments and breakthroughs in this weekly podcast from the team at New Scientist, the world’s most popular weekly science and technology magazine. Each discussion centers around three of the most fascinating stories to hit the headlines each week. From technology, to space, health and the environment, we share all the information you need to keep pace. Produced by Right Angles.

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Keep up with the latest scientific developments and breakthroughs in this weekly podcast from the team at New Scientist, the world’s most popular weekly science and technology magazine. Each discussion centers around three of the most fascinating stories to hit the headlines each week. From technology, to space, health and the environment, we share all the information you need to keep pace. Produced by Right Angles.

    #4: Lab-grown meat, Neanderthal burials, and space tourism

    #4: Lab-grown meat, Neanderthal burials, and space tourism

    Would you eat lab-grown meat? The guilt-free, environmentally friendly animal alternative will be hitting our shelves this year. On the panel for this week’s episode are New Scientist journalists Rowan Hooper, Penny Sarchet, Donna Lu and Graham Lawton....

    • 28 min
    #3: Coronavirus latest, a woman with half a brain, and love drugs

    #3: Coronavirus latest, a woman with half a brain, and love drugs

    Just when we thought we were seeing a decline in the number of Wuhan coronavirus cases, there has been a sharp uptick in reported deaths. On the panel for this week’s episode are New Scientist journalists Rowan Hooper, Penny Sarchet, Donna Lu, Jess...

    • 26 min
    #2: Weird quantum experiment, origin of the alphabet, and coronavirus developments

    #2: Weird quantum experiment, origin of the alphabet, and coronavirus developments

    Being in two different places at once — it's one of the deeply weird things that happens in the quantum realm. On the panel for this week’s episode are New Scientist journalists Rowan Hooper, Penny Sarchet, Donna Lu and Jacob Aron. The team begins by...

    • 22 min
    #1: Wuhan coronavirus, nuclear fusion, and the Solar Orbiter spacecraft

    #1: Wuhan coronavirus, nuclear fusion, and the Solar Orbiter spacecraft

    It’s a rapidly spreading outbreak with the potential to become a full blown pandemic – but just how concerned should we be about the global impact of Wuhan coronavirus? On the panel for the inaugural episode of the podcast are New Scientist journalists ...

    • 25 min

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