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Einstein A Go Go - 11 September 2011

September 11th, 2011

Episode 181 of 433 episodes

Dr Shane, Chris KP, Andrea and Dr Alicia talk about theEureka Awards, candle-generated diamonds (see also theFaraday's Candleshow in the Melbourne Fringe Festival), the environmental footprint of fuel conversion for power plants, meteorological terminology - including blocking highs, and the issues around donating your body to science. The team interviewJill Williams - Lab Manager,Department of Genetics at the University of the Melbourne, about the work done at their research labs, and her time in Antarctica. They also have a chat to Associate Professor Cordelia Fine from theMelbourne Business Schoolat theUniversity of Melbourne, who has been looking at the science behind gender differences in children and how it may be being misrepresented by parenting experts. For further information visit us at:http://einsteinagogo.net/

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