Tag Archive: BBC Discovery Podcast

May 18 2015

BBC Discovery: Shedding Light on the Brain

  Biologists are using light to explore the brain – and to alter it: Optogenetics BBC Discovery is the science documentary series that looks in depth at the most significant ideas, discoveries and trends in science. Available to download weekly on Mondays.   http://downloads.bbc.co.uk/podcasts/worldservice/discovery/discovery_20150518-2000a.mp3

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May 11 2015

BBC Discovery: Future of Solar Energy

  Roland Pease explores perovksite, the new material experts say will transform solar power BBC Discovery is the science documentary series that looks in depth at the most significant ideas, discoveries and trends in science. Available to download weekly on Mondays.   http://downloads.bbc.co.uk/podcasts/worldservice/discovery/discovery_20150511-2000a.mp3

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Feb 09 2015

BBC Discovery: Science of Smell

  Why understanding how we smell has led to a paralysed man walking again. BBC Discovery is the science documentary series that looks in depth at the most significant ideas, discoveries and trends in science. Available to download weekly on Mondays.   http://downloads.bbc.co.uk/podcasts/worldservice/discovery/discovery_20150209-2000a.mp3

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Feb 02 2015

BBC Discovery: The Life Scientific Richard Fortey

  Artificial Intelligence superhero, Maggie Boden on why computers, or “tin cans” as she calls them, can provide answers to the philosophical mysteries of the human mind. BBC Discovery is the science documentary series that looks in depth at the most significant ideas, discoveries and trends in science. Available to download weekly on Mondays.   …

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Jan 26 2015

BBC Discovery: The Life Scientific: Margaret Boden

  Artificial Intelligence superhero, Maggie Boden on why computers, or “tin cans” as she calls them, can provide answers to the philosophical mysteries of the human mind. BBC Discovery is the science documentary series that looks in depth at the most significant ideas, discoveries and trends in science. Available to download weekly on Mondays.   …

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Jan 26 2015

BBC Discovery: Hot Gossip

  Artificial Intelligence superhero, Maggie Boden on why computers, or “tin cans” as she calls them, can provide answers to the philosophical mysteries of the human mind. BBC Discovery is the science documentary series that looks in depth at the most significant ideas, discoveries and trends in science. Available to download weekly on Mondays.   …

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Jan 12 2015

BBC Discovery: Hot Gossip

  Geoff Watts explores the origins and the science behind our love and loathing of gossip. BBC Discovery is the science documentary series that looks in depth at the most significant ideas, discoveries and trends in science. Available to download weekly on Mondays.   http://downloads.bbc.co.uk/podcasts/worldservice/discovery/discovery_20150112-2000a.mp3

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Jan 05 2015

BBC Discovery: Virtual Therapy

  Quentin Cooper looks at the therapeutic possibilities of Virtual Reality. BBC Discovery is the science documentary series that looks in depth at the most significant ideas, discoveries and trends in science. Available to download weekly on Mondays.   http://downloads.bbc.co.uk/podcasts/worldservice/discovery/discovery_20150105-2000a.mp3

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Dec 29 2014

BBC Discovery: Animal Personality

  Professor Adam Hart explores the newest area in the science of animal behavior – the study of personality within species as diverse as chimpanzees, song birds, sharks and sea anenomes. What can this fresh field of zoology tells us about the variety of personality among humans? BBC Discovery is the science documentary series that …

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Dec 22 2014

BBC Discovery: Can maths combat terrorism? 22 Dec 14

  Can maths reveal hidden patterns in global terrorism? Dr Hannah Fry investigates. BBC Discovery is the science documentary series that looks in depth at the most significant ideas, discoveries and trends in science. Available to download weekly on Mondays.   http://downloads.bbc.co.uk/podcasts/worldservice/discovery/discovery_20141222-2000a.mp3

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Dec 15 2014

BBC Discovery: New Space to Fly 15 Dec 14

Jack Stewart meets the pioneers redesigning our international airspace. BBC Discovery is the science documentary series that looks in depth at the most significant ideas, discoveries and trends in science. Available to download weekly on Mondays.   http://downloads.bbc.co.uk/podcasts/worldservice/discovery/discovery_20141215-2000a.mp3

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Dec 08 2014

BBC Discovery: Vagus Nerve 08 Dec 14

Can stimulating the vagus nerve improve health? Gaia Vince explores this new research area BBC Discovery is the science documentary series that looks in depth at the most significant ideas, discoveries and trends in science. Available to download weekly on Mondays.   http://downloads.bbc.co.uk/podcasts/worldservice/discovery/discovery_20141208-2000a.mp3

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Dec 01 2014

BBC Discovery: Elspeth Garman 01 Dec 14

Jim Al-Khalili talks to x-ray crystallographer, Elspeth Garman about a technique that’s led to 28 Nobel Prizes in the last century. BBC Discovery is the science documentary series that looks in depth at the most significant ideas, discoveries and trends in science. Available to download weekly on Mondays.   http://downloads.bbc.co.uk/podcasts/worldservice/discovery/discovery_20141201-2000a.mp3

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Nov 24 2014

BBC Discovery: Painful Medicine 24 Nov 14

Sally Marlow investigates the hidden problem of addiction to over-the-counter painkillers. BBC Discovery is the science documentary series that looks in depth at the most significant ideas, discoveries and trends in science. Available to download weekly on Mondays.   http://downloads.bbc.co.uk/podcasts/worldservice/discovery/discovery_20141124-2000a.mp3

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Nov 17 2014

BBC Discovery: Chris Toumazou 17 Nov 14

European Inventor of the Year, Chris Toumazou, reveals how his personal life and early work inspire his inventions. BBC Discovery is the science documentary series that looks in depth at the most significant ideas, discoveries and trends in science. Available to download weekly on Mondays.   http://downloads.bbc.co.uk/podcasts/worldservice/discovery/discovery_20141117-2000a.mp3

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Nov 11 2014

BBC Discovery: The Making of the Moon 10 Nov 14

Lucie Green investigates the past, present and future of the Moon. BBC Discovery is the science documentary series that looks in depth at the most significant ideas, discoveries and trends in science. Available to download weekly on Mondays.   http://downloads.bbc.co.uk/podcasts/worldservice/discovery/discovery_20141110-2000a.mp3

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Nov 03 2014

BBC Discovery: Trauma at War 03 Nov 14

Dr Kevin Fong meets and trains with British Military trauma teams in Afghanistan and discovers how the hospital in Camp Bastion became the most successful trauma centre in the world. BBC Discovery is the science documentary series that looks in depth at the most significant ideas, discoveries and trends in science. Available to download weekly …

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Oct 27 2014

BBC Discovery: Trauma – the fight for life 27 Oct 14

Dr Kevin Fong explores the development of modern trauma medicine and discovers how the lessons from conflict and catastrophe have equipped us to deal with even the worst disasters. BBC Discovery is a science documentary series that looks in depth at the most significant ideas, discoveries and trends in science. Available to download weekly on …

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Oct 20 2014

BBC Discovery: Brian Cox 20 Oct 14

Brian Cox, physicist and media star, talks fame and quantum mechanics with Jim Al-Khalili. BBC Discovery is the science documentary series that looks in depth at the most significant ideas, discoveries and trends in science. Available to download weekly on Mondays.   http://downloads.bbc.co.uk/podcasts/worldservice/discovery/discovery_20141020-2000a.mp3

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Oct 14 2014

BBC Discovery: Urine Trouble: What’s in our Water 13 Oct 14

What happens to the medicines we take after they leave our body? Andrea Sella finds out.

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