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Summer Science Exhibition podcast


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09:00 - 10:00


The Royal Society, London, 6-9 Carlton House Terrace, London, SW1Y 5AG


Quentin Cooper recorded a special podcast exploring some of cutting-edge science at the Royal Society Summer Science Exhibition 2014, featuring:

  • X Appeal: A 7 metre long Gorgosaurus skeleton helps scientists use the electromagnetic spectrum to unlock shadows of life from millions of years ago. 
  • Tooth replacement: Meet the scientist using stem cells to grow adult human teeth – could this be the end of implants?
  • Creative cameras: The cutting edge of camera technology – including cameras that see through walls and round corners.
  • Catch a Comet: Soon, a spacecraft will land on a comet for the first time. Hear the technology scientists will use to unlock its 4.6 billion year old secrets. 
  • Technology for Dogs: A chocolate Labrador is just one of the assistance dogs using dog-friendly designs for everything from door handles to ATMs. 
  • Ionic Liquids: Voted the British scientific innovation most likely to influence the course of the 21st century, ionic liquids are set to change the rules of chemistry forever.
Summer Science Exhibition podcast The Royal Society, London 6-9 Carlton House Terrace London SW1Y 5AG UK