June 5th, 2011
Episode 169 of 402 episodes
Celebrating ASMR Medical Research Week, the team welcomes three wonderful medical researchers to talk about their research. First off is Professor Julie Bines from the Royal Children's Hospital who has been researching a new rotavirus vaccine, which could lead to the prevention of gastroenteritis, a major killer of children in developing countries. Following on, Nobel Laureate Barry Marshall, discusses the research which led to his discovery that stomach ulcers are caused by a bacteria. Last but not least, PhD candidate is Liz Zuccala who is looking in to how malaria parasites invade red blood cells.
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.