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||CleanSpeaking with: Chris Ho and Edgar Liu about diversity and high density in our cities||Dallas Rogers speaks with Chris Ho and Edgar Liu about what's going on in apartment buildings as we move up, rather than out, and how we can look after ourselves and each other in culturally diverse, high-density living.||8 11 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanSpeaking with: 'Everybody Lies' author Seth Stephens-Davidowitz on why we tell the (sometimes disturbing) truth online||In this episode of Speaking with, author Seth Stephens-Davidowitz explains why humans lie to each other, but often tell the internet the truth.||30 10 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanSpeaking with: Author Anita Heiss on Growing Up Aboriginal in Australia||Author Anita Heiss speaks with Professor Jacinta Elston about her new anthology of essays from First Nations writers spanning the breadth of Australian society.||4 9 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanSpeaking with: law professor Cass Sunstein, on why behavioural science is always nudging us||Governments and businesses are using "nudges" to influence our choices, but how? On this podcast episode, Cass Sunstein, a Harvard professor who wrote the book on nudges, unpacks behavioural science.||2 9 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanSpeaking with: journalist David Neiwert on the rise of the alt-right in Trump's America||With the election of Trump, these once marginalised groups now have a figurehead who promotes their conspiracy theories to the world.||29 8 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanSpeaking with: Cameron McAuliffe on NIMBYs, urban planning and making community consultation work||Dallas Rogers speaks with Western Sydney University's Cameron McAuliffe about leveraging conflict and informal processes in the urban planning process.||4 4 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanSpeaking with: satirist Armando Iannucci on The Death of Stalin||Armando Iannucci, the satirist and director behind the film The Death of Stalin spoke with Associate Professor Stephen Harrington, an expert on political satire.||25 3 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanSpeaking with: Andrew Leigh on why we need more randomised trials in policy and law||Economist, author and MP Andrew Leigh spoke to Fiona Fidler about how we should be using randomised trials more to drive decisions and policy in public life.||14 3 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanSpeaking with: David Field about unusual crimes that have changed the law||Sleepwalking murders and 'battered wife' syndrome are unique precedents set by extraordinary cases. David Field talks about unusual cases that have shaped Australian law.||23 1 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanSpeaking with: social researcher and author Hugh Mackay on 2017, 'a really disturbing year'||Author and social researcher Hugh Mackay says fragmentation was among the key themes of 2017 – but he has some concrete suggestions on how we can do better in 2018.||21 12 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanSpeaking with: Emrys Westacott on the virtue of frugal living||William Isdale speaks with Emrys Westacott about how living simply can bring happiness in an increasingly complex world.||5 12 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanSpeaking with: Bates Gill on Australia's changing relationship with China||William Isdale speaks with Bates Gill on the importance of Australia's relationship with China and how best to navigate the sometimes complex alliance.||23 10 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanSpeaking with: Emma Power and Jennifer Kent about why Australian cities and homes aren't built for pets||Why does Australia, a nation of pet lovers, not allow pets on public transport or guarantee tenants the right to keep a pet?||28 8 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanSpeaking with: John Gerrard on preventing infectious diseases||William Isdale speaks to Dr. John Gerrard about the constant threat of infectious diseases and what we can do to prevent a deadly pandemic from establishing itself in Australia.||24 8 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanSpeaking with: Nicole Gurran on Airbnb and its impact on cities||Dallas Rogers speaks with Nicole Gurran about the rise of AirBnb and what the limited data publicly available can tell us about how it's blurring the line between residential property and tourism.||16 8 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanSpeaking with: Nancy Pachana on planning for an active and engaged ageing population||William Isdale speaks with Nancy Pachana about why we should stop thinking about ageing as a time of decline, and focus on engaging and leveraging the experience of our elders.||8 8 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanSpeaking with: Cameron Murray on grey corruption and the 'Game of Mates'||William Isdale speaks with The University of Queensland's Cameron Murray about the nature of 'grey gifts', soft corruption, and who stands to win (and lose) when these deals are made.||27 7 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanSpeaking with: Dr Mark Blaskovich on antibiotic-resistant bacteria and the threat of superbugs||William Isdale speaks with Mark Blaskovich about his research into antibiotic-resistant bacteria and the threat these superbugs pose to communities.||17 7 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanSpeaking with: Julian Savulescu on the ethics of genetic modification in humans||William Isdale talks to Professor Julian Savulescu about the ethical implications of geneticaly modifying humans.||16 7 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanSpeaking with: Professor Peter Koopman on CRISPR and the power of genome editing||William Isdale speaks with University of Queensland Professor Peter Koopman about CRISPR technology.||5 7 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanSpeaking with: Peter Doherty about infectious disease pandemics||William Isdale speaks with the University of Melbourne's Professor Peter Doherty about infectious disease pandemics.||20 6 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanSpeaking with: Tony Kevin on his return to Moscow and the new Cold War with Russia||William Isdale speaks to Tony Kevin about his experience living in Russia during the Cold War and what he found when he returned almost 50 years later.||31 5 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanNo problem too big #1: Artificial intelligence and killer robots||In this special Speaking With podcast episode, a panel of artists and researchers speculates on the end of the world due to artificial intelligence and killer robots, as though it has already happened.||25 5 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanSpeaking with: Mia Woodruff about using 3D printing to replace body parts||What if one of the most essential items in the hospital of the future is a 3D printer?||10 5 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanSpeaking with: The Daily Beast's Christopher Dickey on reporting on and living through terrorism in Paris||Colleen Murrell speaks to The Daily Beast's Christopher Dickey about living in and reporting from Paris in the wake of a wave of terror attacks in the last two years.||15 3 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
I really enjoyed your discussion with Cameron Murray.
Informative and interesting
A great range of topics and guests. All informed and interesting. Give it a go!
Great podcasts. Enjoyable listen.
Inciteful interviews and well produced. The topics seem quite unique.