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Einstein A Go Go Podcast: Oct 5th 2008

October 5th, 2008

Episode 62 of 400 episodes

Battle of the science magazines, tracing the ancestry of HIV, the Messenger Spacecraft with sun in its sails, and how to tell your friends apart by looking at their bottoms. We talk to Dr Erika Cretney, winner of a 2008 L'Oreal Australia For Women In Science Fellowship, about her fascinating work on T cells that play a role in controlling inflammation and auto-immune diseases. Plus a run-down of the latest Ig Nobel Prize announcements and a discussion of the impact of US politics on the future of science.For more information visit http://einsteinagogo.net/