The Guardian's Science WeeklyAuthor: The Guardian
18 Feb 2019

The Guardian's Science Weekly

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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 podcasts@theguardian.com

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    Cross Section: Paul Davies – Science Weekly podcast

    Nicola Davis talks to the theoretical physicist Paul Davies, who has been trying to find the solution to one of humankind’s trickier questions – what is life?

  • Posted on 15 Feb 2019

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    Where on earth is North? - Science Weekly podcast

    Earth’s north magnetic pole wandering so quickly in recent decades that this week, scientists decided to update the World Magnetic Model, which underlies navigation for ships and planes today. Ian Sample looks at our relationship with the magnetic north.

  • Posted on 08 Feb 2019

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    Cross Section: Jo Dunkley – Science Weekly podcast

    Jo Dunkley is a professor of physics and astrophysical sciences at Princeton University. Hannah Devlin talks to her about what it’s like to work on the Atacama Cosmology Telescope in Chile, where they need to bring oxygen tanks for safety.

  • Posted on 01 Feb 2019

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    Toxic legacy: what to do with Britain's nuclear waste – Science Weekly podcast

    The UK has a problem and it isn’t going to go away anytime soon. But what to do about it? This week Geoff Marsh explores plans to bury the UK’s nuclear waste deep underground

  • Posted on 25 Jan 2019

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    How do we define creativity? - Science Weekly podcast

    In our latest collaboration, Ian Sample teams up with Jordan Erica Webber of Chips with Everything to look at why artwork produced using artificial intelligence is forcing us to look at how we define creativity

  • Posted on 18 Jan 2019

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