Episode 103: Inspiring Apes Since 2001

Sep 05, 2013, 02:07 AM

Jack is joined by returning guest Upulie Divisekera to delve into discovering element 115, why NASA wants to put a vacuum cleaner on the Moon, and how genomics is changing the way we treat tuberculosis. Jargonauts emits information about fluorescence and phosphorescence, and Question of the Week finds out if you want to upload your consciousness to the Internet.

Plus: Australian politics, dissecting flies, nanotechnology, and Tony Abbott.