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Category: Science & Medicine

A fun take on the latest science news with enough data to sink your teeth into. Lagrange Point goes beyond the glossy summary and gets in depth with the research from across the world.

January 30, 2017

Episode 207 - Cannibal Criters, Killer mice and watchman plants

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What turns hamsters into crazed cannibals? What part of the brain turns mice into hunter killers? How do plants signal when they're under attack from strange prey?

January 23, 2017

Episode 206 - Earthquake cluster and swarms from Italy to Tonga

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Clusters of earthquakes from Italy to Tonga. What causes these strange swarms of earthquakes and what have we learnt from the recent disasters in Italy and Tonga?

January 16, 2017

Episode 205 - Asgardian connections to cellular life in strange places.

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What is the Asgardian connection to the very beginning of life itself? How do we classify the different kinds of life at a cellular level? What was the spark that kicked it off? How does life survive in strange places like a glacier?

January 9, 2017

Episode 204 - Bee-ing one step ahead in the fight against antibiotic resistance

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How can we bee one step ahead of bacteria in the fight against antibiotic resistance? How do bacteria hide and survive against all our countermeasures? What codes do they use?

January 2, 2017

Episode 203 - Saving time, resetting time and adding time

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Saving time, resetting time and adding time. To celebrate new years we focus on some time related stories of science of the brain and of the very concept of time itself.