June 24th, 2013
Episode 255 of 433 episodes
Dr Chris KP, Dr Dyani and Dr Adam take us yet again on another thrilling adventure into science. New items: Cold war Brains and hippocampal neurogenesis, Naked Mole rats – gooping cancer with hyaluronic acid, Petabyte Optics - 10 years of HDTV on a single disk! 1st Guest: Professor David Liley Swinburne University How anaesthetic drugs act upon the brain. Can you say Magnetoencephalogram? Cognitive neuroscientists can, and do! Often! 2nd Guest: Dr Ian Curran: Dr Ian Curran combines active clinical practice as a consultant anaesthetist and pain specialist with passionate advocacy for the importance of effective medical education in making doctors safe and competent practitioners. 3rd Guest: Karina Needham, PhD Research Fellow, University of Melbourne: Research into potential therapies for the improved treatment of hearing loss.
Welcome to the Brain Training Podcast, the daily audio workout for your head. In this podcast we have two games for you, each with three rounds which get progressively harder. To enjoy the full experience, relax, and avoid distractions whilst you listen.