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Einstein A Go Go Podcast: Jul 19th 2009

July 19th, 2009

Episode 92 of 402 episodes

This week Dr Shane, Danger Mouse and Dr Chromo are joined by guests Pippa Kay and Professor Bronwyn Kingwell. Pippa talks to us about her PhD work on the effects of ultraviolet radiation on plant immunity and the possible applications in the agricultural industry. Bronwyn, from the Baker IDI Heart and Diabetes Institute, describes a new discovery about the relationship between good cholesterol and glucose metabolism which has implications for the control of Type 2 diabetes. We also chat about a new addition to the periodic table of the elements, delve into how cats trick their owners into feeding them and talk to the members of The Good China, featuring Cara, our telephone answerer and occasional panel operator.For more information, please visit us at http://einsteinagogo.net/

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