October 26th, 2008
Episode 65 of 433 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/
Welcome to the Brain Training Podcast, the daily audio workout for your head. In this podcast we have two games for you, each with three rounds which get progressively harder. To enjoy the full experience, relax, and avoid distractions whilst you listen.