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The award winning Science Weekly is the best place to learn about the big discoveries and debates in biology, chemistry, physics, and sometimes even maths. From the Guardian science desk  Ian Sample, Hannah Devlin &  Nicola Davis meet the great thinkers and doers in science and technology. Science has never sounded so good! We'd love to hear what you think, so get in touch via @guardianaudio or [email protected]


Second chance saloon: the power of old ideas - podcast

June 17th, 2016

Episode 271 of 298 episodes

Why do ideas discarded for centuries, like electric cars, return to the cutting edge of science and technology?