A Soupçon of SciComm with Pratik Gupte on animal and bird migrations

Who are you and what do you do? I’m Pratik, and I work with GPS movement tracks of African elephants and Indian mesocarnivores. Mesocarnivores are animals that mostly hunt their food, but also supplement their diet with plant matter.  I’m a research assistant at the Centre for Ecological Sciences (CES) at the Indian Institute of... Continue Reading →

A Soupçon of SciComm with Arnab Dasgupta on Cosmology

Space. The final frontier. These are the voyages of Starship IndSciComm. Its continuing mission - to explore strange new science. To seek out new scientists and new explanations. To boldly go where no one has gone before. https://soundcloud.com/polybiotique/a-soupcon-of-scicomm-with-arnab-dasgupta-on-cosmology   Links: Six Easy Pieces Feynman's lectures LIGO  , https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/LIGO Baryonic asymmetry Beauty factory Quark Antimatter (from NASA Science... Continue Reading →

A Soupçon of SciComm with Deeptha Vasudevan

Deeptha thinks Zebrafish are the coolest fish in the world. Probably even the coolest animal ever? Do you know why? Listen! https://soundcloud.com/polybiotique/a-soupcon-of-scicomm-with-deeptha-vasudevan   Zebrafish are native to the Himalayan region! The Dorsky Lab at the University of Utah General introduction to Zebrafish and studying their brain - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kZDwo20hl1E Zebrafish embryogenesis - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RQ6vkDr_Dec

A Soupçon of SciComm with Shrinivasan Raghuraman

Shrinivasan Raghuraman studies some really shy animals. But they hunt, taser, harpoon and even suck blood! Want to learn more? Press Play! https://soundcloud.com/polybiotique/a-soupcon-of-scicomm-with-shrinivasan-raghuraman   Related links - Shrini's work on cone snail toxins and other cellular profiling Baldomero "Toto" Olivera's laboratory A hunting cone snail A net hunting cone snail Vampire snails Artist: All Free... Continue Reading →

A Soupçon of SciComm with Devayani Khare

Devayani Khare is a Geomorphologist who talks to us about Citizen Science and all the different ways in which normal everyday people can get involved in doing science. https://soundcloud.com/polybiotique/a-soupcon-of-scicomm-with-devayani-khare   Links - Devayani on Twitter - https://twitter.com/Geo_Sophist Devayani's posts on the Travel Scope blog - http://travelscopeindia.com/blog/?author=2 India Biodiversity Portal - http://indiabiodiversity.org/ Article on Citizen science projects in India... Continue Reading →

Soupçon of SciComm with Parshati Patel

We talk to Parshati Patel who is an Astronomer turned Science Communicator and currently works as an Education and Outreach Program co-ordinator at Western University in London, Ontario in Canada. Parshati talks to us about visualising and understanding how planets form. https://soundcloud.com/polybiotique/soupcon-of-scicomm-with-parshati-patel   P.S: Edited to add Parshati's details - https://parshatipatel.wordpress.com/ Twitter - @parshatipatel  

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