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E5: Bionic Mushrooms and a Massive Change

11/24/2018
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We're back! We're sorry it's been so long - university and moving abroad have stopped us from recording. However, we're now here, and Dan talks about mushrooms that generate electricity, whilst Adam talk about a massive change in a physical definition (pun intended). If you have any questions, queries or complaints contact us at sparksquarks@gmail.com. Also find us on Facebook (https://www.facebook.com/sparksquarks/) and Twitter...

Duration:00:47:53

E4: Medical Maladies, Revolutionary RAM and Biological Batteries

9/15/2018
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We're back! After a hiatus, we return with Episode 4. This week, we're learning about a new method for creating RAM, as well as energy storage from bacteria. If you have any questions, queries or complaints contact us at sparksquarks@gmail.com. Also find us on Facebook (https://www.facebook.com/sparksquarks/) and Twitter (https://twitter.com/SparksQuarks) *************************************************************************************************************** Adams...

Duration:01:01:58

E3: New Artwork, GPS & Nano-optics

8/5/2018
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Episode 3 is here! This week we're talking all about how global positioning systems work, as well as delving into some of the interesting new quantum mechanical advancements in silver nanostructures! If you have any questions, queries or complaints (or even artwork submissions) contact us at sparksquarks@gmail.com. *************************************************************************************************************** Please be aware that Dan is away from home and so there...

Duration:01:02:17

E2: Artificial Intelligence and Chocolate Printers

7/21/2018
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We're back! This week, we're talking about advances in Artificial Intelligence for playing games and the science of chocolate printers. In addition, Dan loves musicals, and Adam is good with his hands. As ever, comments and suggestions to SparksQuarks@gmail.com. Logo this week from Krys from the To Do Discord channel. ********************************************************************* DeepMind article: https://deepmind.com/blog/capture-the-flag/ Technical report on AI playing games:...

Duration:00:54:12

E1: Sandwiches, Rocketlab & Ultrafast Electronics!

6/30/2018
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It's our first episode! We introduce ourselves and take you through Rocketlab and a new method for creating ultrafast electrical currents. Sorry about the weird audio at points! We'll get better at this, we swear... Email: SparksQuarks@gmail.com ***************************************************************************************************************** Rocketlab website: https://www.rocketlabusa.com/ The Boeing & Lockheed Martin joint spaceflight venture:...

Duration:00:48:36