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Margaret Wertheim: Confessions of a science communicator

Margaret Wertheim

Celebrated science writer and author Margaret Wertheim discusses the state of science journalism and communication in a world of fragmented social and digital media, as well as her craft-based efforts to foster scientific and mathematical awareness. With Dr Shane Huntington.

#329      27 min 22 sec
Return to Eden?: How we “consume” nature and what it says about us

Dr Robin Canniford

Marketing researcher Dr Robin Canniford discusses how consumers -- through their pursuit of outdoor activities often involving sophisticated equipment -- seek to assemble romantic experiences of nature. With host Elisabeth Lopez.

#328      41 min 10 sec
Mind shift: How always-on digital technologies are changing our brains

Prof Baroness Susan Greenfield

Neuroscientist Prof Baroness Susan Greenfield examines the scientific bases of how constantly-on digital environments may bring about changes in our brains. Presented by Dr Shane Huntington.