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Nature Podcast

Nature Publishing Group

News & Politics, Science & Medicine, Natural Sciences, Technology

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The Nature Podcast brings you the best stories from the world of science each week. We cover everything from astronomy to neuroscience, highlighting the most exciting research from each issue of Nature journal. We meet the scientists behind the results and provide in-depth analysis from Nature's journalists and editors. For complete access to the original papers featured in the Nature Podcast, subscribe to Nature.

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REBROADCAST: Nature PastCast - July 1942

August 1st, 2016

Episode 179 of 212 episodes

Scientists were put to good use during the Second World War. John Westcott's secret project was to design radars. His work not only helped the war effort – it also led to new branches of science. Originally aired 19/07/2013.

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