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Einstein A Go Go - 27th October 2013

October 28th, 2013

Episode 271 of 400 episodes

Dr Shane, Dr Dyani, Dr Adam, Dr Krystal News Items: The evolution of venom resistance and what it might mean for chronic pain sufferers. Money trees!..well not quite. Find out which trees absorb gold and how this process might affect future exploration of minerals. An 11 thousand year old calendar, the new/old Religion and the star that started it all. Crustacean hunting habits and their venomous digestion. First Guest Kim Watkins from the Orangutan Foundation International takes us on tour with tales from Borneo and the palm oil trade. http://www.orangutan.org/ Second Guest Dr Richard Peters LaTrobe University, a behavioural biologist with an interest in the visual ecology of animals. http://richard.eriophora.com.au Extra news item: Hayfever, Irritants, allergic reactions and possible biological future proofing from venom. http://einsteinagogo.net