The Sound of Science

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Show 13 – First Broadcast 8th Aug 2008

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Science in the News

In this weeks Bee-themed news, Ross discussed how bees are used to track serial killers, and Noel talked about the problems with bee colony collapse in Southern Turkey, and the current furore surrounding cognition in bees.

Feature : Yorkshire Day

Yorkshire Cancer Research set up a Health and Well-being tent at the Yorkshire day festival at Harewood House in Leeds in order to promote the work their charity funds, and to try and raise awareness of known cancer risk factors. Ross spoke to Emma Young, an events manager for the charity, and also to Scientists from Leeds, York, Sheffield and Bradford universities about some of the research they conduct funded with money from YCR.


Noel introduces the third part of our serial – Rossum’s Universal Robots.

Weird Science

In this week’s weird science Noel wonders how exactly mice on top of Mt Everest can help to combat doping in sport, while Ross fears that you may not even be safe from annoying mobile phone calls on the moon.

Outro Music – Abfahrt Hinwil ‘Links Oben’


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