Episode 48 - Longevity pt 2

More on longevity this week, with a peek into the worlds of Aubrey de Grey, Craig Venter, and Google's Calico.

Also, the DNA of neurons, and the growing role of big data in the search for extraterrestrial life.



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(BBC)

The DNA of Neurons

Conference on the search for life in the universe

The who and what of longevity research


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(Aubrey de Grey by Bruce Klein and Susan Fonseca-Klein)

Some links on the who and the what

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Aubrey_de_Grey
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Craig_Venter
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Calico_(company)
http://www.calicolabs.com/
http://www.sens.org/
http://www.humanlongevity.com/
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Episode 46 - All News Show #2

This week, an all news show to catch up on some quick stories ahead of the March For Science.

Comfy robot suits, Elon Musk (again), Negative Mass, Exoplanets, Water worlds, Accretion Discs, (lions tigers and bears oh my)



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(Watery planet concept art by David A. Aguilar)

Robot Suits

Elon Musk's new venture

Odd superfluid

New exoplanet

Water worlds

Accretion disc imaging

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(NASA/JPL)
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Episode 44 - The Future of Musical Instruments

This week we look at new manufacturing methods and materials like 3d printing and carbon fiber being used by instrument builders, and new ways that people are interfacing with their instruments to create with sound.

Also, drilling to the Earth's mantle, and exoplanet atmospheres




Drilling to the Earth's mantle

Exoplanet atmosphere

Instruments of the Future


http://www.dw.com/en/what-needs-to-change-in-guitars-to-make-them-eco-friendly/a-38322153
http://www.americanspecialtyhardwoods.com/roasting/
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Spalting
http://www.rainsong.com/difference.html
https://www.namm.org/thenammshow/2017/exhibitor-news/carbon-fiber-technology-applied-wind-instrument
https://carbony.com/
https://all3dp.com/10-great-3d-printed-instruments/

Monad Studio
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(Monad)
http://www.monadstudio.com/
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ib8o6r6uvM0
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bafbvJOGiDI
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CPxOKHC75Jg

Piano
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gi_8LxOdSDw
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8XMooWP22aE
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EBvrQlZYS-o

ACPAD
https://www.acpad.com/
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=w2S0o4Sjwis
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VnbqdFQZ4tU

String Station
Bartzrytest4
http://www.stringstation.com/
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oEtF01a9Sco
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0jjhH1Ngyqk
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