June 24th, 2013
Episode 255 of 402 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.
Have you trembled ‘round the campfire as the ghost stories are told? Do tales of horrors wrought by nature and beyond strike fear in your soul? Is it best when you are afraid to turn out the light? Thrill to stories that strike at your deepest fears, as host Stephen Kilpatrick brings the best of horror fiction to your ears and your mind, read to you by the most chilling narrators that podcasting has to offer. <br /> <br /> Podcasting the finest in genre fiction, Tales to Terrify is where the depths of horror reveal the truths of good, evil, and the human spirit in the District of Wonders podcast network. Like all shows in the District of Wonders, Tales to Terrify is supported by a welcoming community of dedicated fans and contributors. Subscribe today, and begin your journey through the spine-tingling depths of storytelling.<br /> <br /> Everyone has a story in the District of Wonders. Come and find yours.