Despite the multitude of languages that exist in India, communication of science is often limited to only a few and often centred around major cities. This obviously leads to the problem of scientific knowledge and ideas not reaching those who would benefit from it the most. But all is not doom and gloom. Armed with … Continue reading Vigyaan-Vichaar Ep1
Listen to our first ever yearly round-up of what we do for work, in our free time, our favourite shows and our scientific, nerdy and geeky pet peeves.
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 Arnab Dasgupta on Cosmology
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 Shrinivasan Raghuraman
Chintan Sheth can fly to any spot on the planet, whenever he wants. In fact, he can even fly to Mars if he so wishes! He can do this with a click and a scroll. He wants to tell you that you can too! Listen to him talk about his work! https://soundcloud.com/polybiotique/a-soupcon-of-sciomm-with-chintan-sheth Links - Chintan … Continue reading A Soupçon of SciComm with Chintan Sheth
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 A Soupçon of SciComm with Devayani Khare
In this edition of our mini-podcast series, we talk to Vaishali Rawat who is a writer and conservation advocate at Wildlife Conservation Society in India. She is also Sanctuary Asia Magazine's Young Naturalist of the year for 2017. She talks to us about the importance of ecology, wildlife conservation and geography in our everyday lives. … Continue reading A Soupçon of SciComm with Vaishali Rawat
Listen to our new podcast where we talk about our favourite Nobel and IgNobel science - all with a dash of nerd-ery, geekiness and lots of science jokes!
Here is our first ever Shoot the Shit episode - we talk about Smart watches, the now-defunct company Pebble and Shruti's father's new love - Alexa, Amazon's personal assistant.
Check out our first podcast titled - GMOs: What you need to know Also featured on the Newslaundry Science Desk https://www.newslaundry.com/2017/04/18/the-science-desk-podcast-all-you-need-to-know-about-gmos