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  1. 8 August 2017 - Science Matters

    Spinning diamonds for quantum precision

    University of Melbourne physicists have discovered a way to protect highly sensitive quantum sensors from external magnetic fields by spinning diamonds.

  2. Podcast27 June 2017 - Eavesdrop on Experts

    Legs, ligaments and longevity

    Inside the University of Melbourne's Harry Brookes Allen Museum of Anatonomy and Pathology, we speak to Lund University professor of anatomy Stefan Lohmander.

  3. 7 May 2017 - Music, Arts & Screen

    Jellyfish: Where art meets science

    Artist Penelope Davis brings together art and University of Melbourne's scientific expertise in her exhibition, Sea-change - a commentary on climate change.

  4. Podcast7 October 2016 - Up Close

    Sifting pseudoscience from the real thing

    Psychology researcher Scott Lilienfeld explores the popular science myths that too often make fools of us in this episode of the Up Close podcast.

  5. 23 September 2016 - Science Matters

    Classroom Antarctica

    A once-in-a-lifestime opportunity to visit Antarctica allowed two University of Melbourne PhD students to create classic physics experiements

  6. Podcast1 July 2016 - Up Close

    Untangling our evolutionary history

    Paleoanthropologist Bernard Wood on how continuing research into human evolutionary history produces insights but also reveals how much we've yet to learn.

  7. Podcast17 June 2016 - Up Close

    Law, science and the forging of “truth”

    Social science and legal scholar Professor Sheila Jasanoff considers how science and the law interact or compete in the formulation of public reason.

  8. 2 March 2016 - Under the Microscope

    Biosecurity and the beekeeper

    Bees are delicate, central to the crop economy and a sentinel species in the monitoring of biosecurity. They're also fascinating creatures who get a bad rap.

  9. 16 December 2015 - Music, Arts & Screen

    How JJ Abrams ruined Star Trek and what that means for Star Wars: The Force Awakens

    How will JJ Abrams' new Star Wars installment fare in the wake of his Star Trek reboot? Film lecturer Peter Allen discusses on the eve of its cinematic release.

  10. 13 November 2015 - Learning & Teaching

    Boosting science and maths study starts in primary school

    Stephen Dinham argues specialist primary science and maths teachers will help encourage more students to study science and maths to higher levels.