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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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Location:

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


Episodes

Tinkering with the Brain & Astronaut Greg Johnston

11/11/2017
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This week Jonathan finds out just what we can make a brain do when we have direct access and talks to Astronaut Greg Johnston about living and experimenting in space

Duration: 00:47:51


The Science of Happiness, Mark Stevenson and newsround

9/16/2017
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Meik Wiking, CEO of the Happiness Research Institute in Copenhagen as well as Mark Stevenson.

Duration: 00:48:19


The science of self-sacrifice & biomedical engineering

9/2/2017
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Jonathan looks at why people are willing to sacrifice themselves, talks with renowned inventor Robert Langer about medical engineering, as well as newsround(45.19)

Duration: 00:45:19


Animals adapt to Urban environments and Reverse Ageing

7/14/2017
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Biologist & Broadcaster Simon Watt told us how animals like the black capped warbler are adapting to urban environments & we spoke to Dr Michael Fossel about Telomerase.

Duration: 00:47:43


The Science of Music, Newsround.

10/15/2016
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51 mins. Newsround with Lara Dungan & Ian Brunswick. Inside the brain of Sting and how music helps co-operation.

Duration: 00:51:04


When Machines Rule The World

10/1/2016
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48 mins: Future of War & AI with Peter Singer. How Quantum Computing Works with Eric Ladzinsky. Future of Financial Markets and the Flash Crash with Andrew Zolli.

Duration: 00:48:56


Hacking Medicine, Searching for Aliens, Newsround

9/17/2016
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43 mins: Newsround with Jessamyn Fairfield and Shane Bergin. Hacking Medicine with Khalil Ramadi;. Aliens: Science From The Other Side with Jim Al-Khalili.

Duration: 00:43:13


Finding Philae, Finishing Rosetta, Saving Pandas, News

9/10/2016
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60 mins: Newsround with Jessamyn Fairfield & Joseph Roche. The Rosetta Mission & Finding Philae with Matt Taylor. Saving Pandas & Conservation with James Borrell.

Duration: 01:00:49


Futureproof Space Exploration Special

9/2/2016
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46 mins: Surviving the Mars Simulator with Jocelyn Dunn. Voyager Interstellar Mission with Chris Reilly. Building Space Rockets with Amber Gell.

Duration: 00:46:06


I Contain Multitudes, Robot First-Responders, Newsround

8/27/2016
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46 mins: Newsround with Shane Bergin & Jessamyn Fairfield. Microbes Within Us with Ed Yong. Automation of Disaster Scene Response with Michael Madden.

Duration: 00:46:46


Science and the City, The Silk Road, Newsround

8/20/2016
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41 mins: Newsround with Shane Bergin & Emma Teeling. Science and the City with Laurie Winkless. The Silk Road with Aaron Rogan.

Duration: 00:41:24


The Female Orgasm, Neuroscience and Justice, Newsround

8/13/2016
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42 mins: Newsround with Ian Brunswick & Ian Brunswick. The Female Orgasm with Elizabeth Loyd, Science of Crime & Justice with Joshua Greene.

Duration: 00:42:35


Peak v Pure Performance, Blood of Life & Newsround

8/6/2016
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49 mins: Newsround with Jessamyn Fairfield & Shane Bergin. Roger Pielke on The Edge: The War Against Cheating and Corruption in Sports. Life Blood with William Murphy.

Duration: 00:49:02

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