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Jonathan McCrea brings you the latest developments from the world of Science and Technology from robotics in warfare to artificial life forms and beyond. Every Saturday from 12pm - 1pm.

Jonathan McCrea brings you the latest developments from the world of Science and Technology from robotics in warfare to artificial life forms and beyond. Every Saturday from 12pm - 1pm.
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Dublin, Ireland

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Jonathan McCrea brings you the latest developments from the world of Science and Technology from robotics in warfare to artificial life forms and beyond. Every Saturday from 12pm - 1pm.

Language:

English

Contact:

Newstalk HQ Marconi House Digges Lane Dublin 2 1890 453106


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Episodes

Why We Fight & Recommender Systems

5/19/2018
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Jonathan talks to Dr. Mike Martin about his book Why We Fight: The Cognitive Basis for War and Dr. Mick Kerrigan tells us about recommender systems.

Duration:00:55:50

Enemies of the State

5/11/2018
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A very special Futureproof feature on the Social Credit system being rolled out in China

Duration:00:32:13

Social Credit & The Neuroscientist Who Lost Her Mind

5/11/2018
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This week we have a very special feature on the Social Credit system being rolled out in China and Jonathan speaks to Barbara Lipska, The Neuroscientist who lost her mind

Duration:00:54:47

Dream Recording & The Mystery of the Spanish Flu

5/5/2018
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Jonathan talks to Moran Cerf about dream recording & Laura Spinney talks to us about the mysteries surrounding the Spanish Flu. Lana Salmon & Lara Dungan are on newsround

Duration:00:48:08

Genetic Superpowers & Jonathan V Historical Sciences

4/28/2018
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Jonathan talks to Aris Baras about Genetic Superpowers and Adrain Currie about his book Rock, Bone and Ruin. Fergus McAuliffe and Jessamyn Fairfield are on Newsround

Duration:00:53:33

The First Humans, Gamification of Science & Plastics

4/21/2018
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Jonathan talks to Chris Stringer about the first humans and the journey out of Africa, Amy Sterling about Gamification in Science and Sharon Omiwole about her Famelab win

Duration:01:04:32

Evolution of the Anus & Drones

4/14/2018
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Jonathan talks to Andreas Hejnol about the evolution of the Anus and Dr. Tim Mc Carthy about Drones. Lara Dungan and Shane Bergin join us for Newsround.

Duration:00:47:10

Rogue Planets & Ant Bridges

3/29/2018
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Jonathan speaks to Ethan Siegel about Rogue Planets and Simon Garnier about how Ants build bridges. Shane Bergin and Lana Salmon are on Newsround

Duration:00:53:28

Nuclear Fusion & Psychopaths

3/24/2018
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Jonathan talks to Howard Wilson about Nuclear Fusion and Arielle Baskin-Sommers about Psychopathy. Lara Dungan and Shane Bergine join us in studio for newsround

Duration:00:52:55

Body Integrity Identity Disorder & Universe Problems

3/3/2018
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Jonathan talks to Dr. John Regan from DCU about the problems with our model of the universe and Baland Jalal about Body Identity Integrity Disorder.

Duration:00:47:42

Driverless Cars & Huntington's Disease: Cancer Killer

2/24/2018
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Jonathan talks to Dr. Martin Mullins about the future of automated cars, Prof. Marcus Ernst about Huntington's disease and Shane Bergin and Ruth Freeman are on Newsround

Duration:00:51:45

Bats, Longevity & Cognitive Enhancement

2/17/2018
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Jonathan talks to Emma Teeling about the extraordinary longevity of bats and to David Adam about his book The Genius Within. Shane Bergin and Lara Dungan are on newsround

Duration:00:48:48

Dark DNA & the impact of our cities

2/3/2018
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Jonathan talks about 'Dark DNA' with Diane Dickel, how human building impacts animals with Dr Adam Kane and Newsround with Lara Dungan and Jessamyn Fairfi

Duration:00:48:51

Futureproof Introduces 101: The Ways We Learn

1/27/2018
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In this bonus podcast we're introducing a new podcast called 101: The Ways We Learn

Duration:00:44:04

Memories & Fungi

1/27/2018
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Jonathan talks about the science of memories with Dr. Tomás Ryan, the wonderful world of Fungi with Professor Nik Money and Newsround with Lara Dungan and Shane Bergin

Duration:00:48:49

The Real T-Rex & Relative Vision

1/13/2018
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David Hone on the T-Rex & what it really looked like, Jessica Witt tells us about how action influences vision and Newsround with Lara Dungan & Annie Curtis

Duration:00:50:04

Bioprinting & Plant Cognition

1/7/2018
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This week Jonathan talks to Monica Gagliano about Plant Cognition and Laoise Mc Namara about Bioprinting and Philip Smyth and Jennifer Cleary are in studio for Newsround

Duration:00:47:42

Futureproof's Best of 2017

12/23/2017
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Jonathan picks some of his favourite interviews from 2017

Duration:00:48:00

Neutron Stars, Bizarre Physics & Joides Resolution

12/23/2017
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Jonathan talks to Prof. Luciano Rezzolla about the bizarre physics of Neutron stars & to Geologists Aggie Georgiopoulou & David McNamara on drilling in the South Pacific

Duration:00:51:26

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