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Podcast by Melbourne Public Radio

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English


Episodes

004 Meow-Ludo - Cyborg Rights - Science Party - Blockchain

9/4/2017
This is a conversation with Meow-Ludo Disco Gamma Meow-Meow. The title says it all.

Duration:00:34:59

003 NAPLAN And My School

5/27/2016
MySchool.edu.au is a government website where the public look up government and private schools, and have access to data such as the schools NAPLAN performance and the schools index of community socio-educational advantage also known as ICSEA. Displaying this data may have had unintended consequences. When numerical measures are designed for people they may focus on achieving better numbers, but do these numbers necessarily reflect what they are trying to reflect?

Duration:00:13:00

001 The Price Of Milk.

5/19/2016
You can pay a lot more for chilled water than chilled milk. Why? What is going on with dairy farming in Australia and what role has Murray Goulburn played in this disaster.

Duration:00:10:37

002 The Science Party With Luke James

5/18/2016
I had a chat with Luke James, who is the Victorian Candidate for the Australian Science Party. We discuss Nuclear Power, Renewable Energy, the concept of an Australian space program, negative gearing, the capital gains tax discount and it's effect on creating a housing bubble in Australia.

Duration:00:19:22