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The Science Show - Separate stories podcast

ABC Radio National

Science & Medicine, Natural Sciences

The Science Show separate stories podcast makes it easy to find your favourite stories each week. Your essential source of what's making news in the complex world of scientific research, scandal and discovery, The Science Show with Robyn Williams is one of the longest running programs on Australian radio.

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Reflecting on women in science, then and now - 200 years since the birth of Ada Lovelace

March 26th, 2016

Episode 399 of 483 episodes

Ada Lovelace is remembered as the world’s first computer programmer. Should Ada Lovelace be held up as a role model for women? As a stereotype? Is it realistic to compare the world today to that of the late nineteenth century?

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