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Einstein A Go Go Podcast: Oct 26th 2008

October 26th, 2008

Episode 65 of 400 episodes

All about engineering- we chat to Professor Iven Mareels, Dean of Engineering at the University of Melbourne. What is engineering and how is it applied to problems like water usage and distribution? Worms flee from the vibrations fromworm-eating moles, and fishermen can exploitthis to collect worms as bait. Also, the physics of knotted mp3 player earphones cords, tweaking memory formation in mice, how to go about writing your thesis and manuscripts, and the history and chemistry of stainless steel. For more information visit http://einsteinagogo.net/