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A science broadcasting show interviewing early career researchers. Our goal is to increase exposure of largely unknown research, in science & medicine, by those just beginning their career. Each episode will feature a guest co-host who will talk about their research, field of study and answer any questions you may have. We hope that with each show you will feel educated, inspired and enriched with new knowledge and research from science and medicine. Check out our site: www.vaguelyaccurate.com Part of the Ace Podcast Network: www.acepodcastnetwork.com
||CleanSpecial – Ashley Cooper, Climate Change Photographer: Global Warming Through a Lens||Ashley Cooper is an environmental photographer who has spent the past 13 years visiting every continent on the globe to visually document the effects of global warming. What’s unique about Ashley’s approach is that he doesn’t just document...||4 5 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanSpecial: Communicate 2 Inspire - A Story Of How To Communicate Science In A ‘Post-Truth’ World||Digital Disruption and a post-truth world: Future Planning for Science Communicators In this era of digital growth and with more information than ever being readily available on digital platforms, how you present your message and cut...||26 4 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanECR #024: Luke Daly - Space Rocks & Planetary Science||Have you ever questioned the origins of universe? Are you curious about the beginnings of the early solar systems? If you are you should almost definitely check out this week’s episode. Luke Daly is a planetary scientist, aka cosmic geo-chemist,...||25 4 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanECR #23 – Kate Derry: Childhood Narcissism||Kate Derry is a psychology PhD candidate from The University of Western Australia. She currently operates between the UWA campus and various children play centres to conduct her experimentations (don’t panic they are all humane). Kate has tried...||12 4 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanECR #22 – Hannah Etchells: Fire Ecology & Natures Response to Wildfires||Hannah Etchells is a Botany PhD candidate from The University of Western Australia. She currently operates between the UWA campus and the great bushland of South West Australia and investigates nature’s response to wildfires. Throughout the...||6 4 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanECR #21 – David Gozzard: Optical Metrology and Signal Transmission Stabilisation||David Gozzard is a Physics PhD candidate from The University of Western Australia. He currently operates within the basement of the UWA physics building developing methods of more stable signal transmission. Not only does David specialise in the field..||29 3 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanSpecial: Helen Czerski - Experimental Explosive Physics, Science Communication & Cosmic Shambles Live||Today we have a special episode of Vaguely Accurate. We meet Helen Czerski, a physicist, oceanographer and science communicator for the BBC. She graduated from Cambridge University in 2001 with a 1st degree in Physics and then furthered her education...||27 3 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanECR #20 – Weight Cutting in Combat Sports: Dehydration & Rehydration & Repeat Performance in Elite Athletes||ECR #20 – Weight Cutting in Combat Sports: Dehydration & Rehydration & Repeat Performance in Elite Athletes Cutting weight for an upcoming fight is standard practice for elite combat sport athletes. Those who compete in competitions such as...||23 3 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanECR #019 – Skynet Is Coming: Driverless Cars with a Software Engineer||This week will meet Pieter Luitjens, an engineer currently working on the development of self-driving cars for Mercedes. Pieter previously worked as an industrial programing engineer within the mining sector before noticing the forthcoming employment...||16 3 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean#018 – Effects Of Water-Based Exercise In People With Coronary Heart Disease||Today we dive into the field of health & exercise Physiology as we meet physiotherapist & sonographer, Anna Scheer. Anna is currently a PhD candidate at Curtin University investigating the effects of water-based exercise on vascular function...||23 2 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean#017 - Non-toxic Metabolic Management Of Cancer: A Ketogenic Diet||Today we learn about a sensitive subject almost everyone will have experienced in one way or another – cancer. To be more detailed we will be discussing a form of non-toxic adjuvant therapy known as the ketogenic diet. In our 17th episode, coming...||16 2 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean#015 - It’s a Water Golem: Marine Geology & Stromatolites at Hamelin Pool.||For our 15th full feature episode we meet Erica Suosaari, a marine geologist who completed her PhD under the ‘Rosenstiel School of Marine and Atmospheric Science’ at the University of Miami. Erica is now a research fellow at Bush Heritage...||9 2 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanSpecial: Showcase of RezBaz at Curtin University||This episode is of a slightly different format than the previous episodes and thus is a special entry. I was invited to present at the Research Bazaar 2017 conference hosted by Curtin University. While I was there I met many researchers conducting...||5 2 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean#014 – Electrostimulation Therapy for Spinal Injury Rehabilitation||Vanesa Bochkezanian is a physiotherapist from Argentina with many years of clinical experience who has transitioned to the world of research. In this episode we will develop a greater understanding of those with spinal injuries and how different...||2 2 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean#013 – The Urbanisation of Trapdoor Spiders||In this episode we meet Leanda Mason - A PhD candidate at Curtin University investigating the effect of urbanisation on Trapdoor spiders. Throughout this show you will learn about the ecology of these critters, how to best remove mosquitos from your...||26 1 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean#012 - Herpetology: It's A Hard Frog Life For WA||What is Herpetology? Herpetology is the study of amphibians and is also the specialisation of our featured guest for this episode, Joshua Keen. Joshua graduated from the University of Western Australia in 2016 completing a degree in zoology and...||19 1 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean#011 - Mental Health Experiences: Anorexia & Depression||Part 2: *Its Not Weak To Speak*||15 1 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean#010 - Cognitive Psychology and Insomnia||Our featured guest for this episode is Bronwyn Milkins, A PhD candidate at The University of Western Australia in the field of psychology. She is also a multi award-winning public speaker, educator, and storyteller on the subject of mental health. Her..||12 1 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean#009 - Health Policy: Economic Costs of Low Back-Pain||By popular demand we are releasing a second episode this week. Today we meet Mariette Luitjens, a former Physiotherapist from Curtin University, who has just completed her MSc degree in Health Policy and Management at ‘Vrije Universiteit’...||8 1 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean#008 - A Drone Landing||Today on the show we meet Vish, a Masters graduate from RMIT University, who will introduce us to the discipline of aerospace engineering. This is a shorter show than usual, where we will discuss the academic and practical requirements...||5 1 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean#007 - Speech Pathology & Migrants Who Stutter||**Warning – This episode suffered some minor audio issues. The quality has dropped but is still worth a listen. We apologise to Clare and to you all for the inconvenience. ** Today we take a look into a field of Allied Health which is commonly...||22 12 2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean#006 - Atomic Physics, Collision Theory and Nuclear Fusion||Mark Zammit is an atomic physicist currently working on the Tokamak, an experiment aimed to become the world’s first nuclear fusion reactor to provide a net power output. Mark graduated from Curtin University, Perth, with a PhD in Physics and with...||15 12 2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean#005 - Zoology, Biodiversity Offsets & Conservation of the Carnaby Cockatoo||In this episode of 'Vaguely Accurate - Science' we meet Brooke Richards, a conservation zoologist from Western Australia. Brooke has recently completed her honours thesis at UWA, investigating the impact, importance and effectiveness of environmental...||8 12 2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean#004 - Sociology: The Expectations and Experiences Of Aspiring Academics||A PhD on PhD's||1 12 2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean#003 - Sleep Architecture & The Worst Disease||In this episode of Vaguely Accurate we will dive into a lesser known field of science - Sleep Science. Our guest co-host for the show, Tom Walton, has completed his thesis on the structure of sleep (AKA Sleep Architecture) at the 'University of...||30 11 2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean#002 - The Genetics of Coral||An interview with Chloe Bootë - A molecular coral biologist from the UK moving over to Australia, James Cook University. We discuss the importance of coral, the significance it has on marine life and the global threats coral reefs face. If you want...||30 11 2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean#001 - The Urbanisation of Reptiles||The first episode of Vaguely Accurate - Science. We meet with an ecology PhD student from Curtin University, Ashleigh Wolfe, and discuss the urbanisation of reptiles in Western Australia. We learn about Bobtail lizards and snakes, the behavioural...||30 11 2016||Free||View in iTunes|
Top science podcast out!
Great content, listening to people who are passionate and who have/are putting so many hours of work and giving them a chance to let it all out!
Entertaining as hell!
Tell Your Research
A great show to keep updated with cutting-edge research around the world. I really enjoy this show and always learn something new!
If you have ever had to write a thesis on anything you will know the Science, especially on one particular topic can be a bit tedius. But the interviews conducted by Dan are genuinly entertaining and I have learned a whole lot while listening!
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