February 27th, 2012
Episode 197 of 402 episodes
On this week's show, Dr Shane, Dr Ray and Dr Fiona discuss a newly discovered planet - found forty light years away, and how the European scientists may be wrong about neutrinos travelling faster than the speed of light. Then they are joined by Douglas Mair from the Melbourne Centre for Nanofabrication who reveals how they build things 1 billionth of a metre in size. The second guest is Reproductive Biologist Marissa Parrott from Zoos Victoria who reveals the plight of the endangered Mountain Pygmy possum and the terrible disease threatening the Tasmanian devil population. For more information visit:http://www.einsteinagogo.net
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