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Archive for February 2019

Biohacking bacteria – Discovery 2.02

This week we talk to Marimikel Charrier about synthetic biology, and how we can engineer microbes to help humanity. We also talk about engineering living materials that could self-repair or self-assemble, and how scientists make sure their creations are regulated appropriately to keep us all safe.

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How Space Weather impacts your life – Orbit 12.07

This week we bring on Dr. Tamitha Skov to talk about Space Weather and it’s impact on your daily life. We also go over how she got started and her journey to becoming the Space Weather Woman. This episode has been edited to remove technical issues and re-organized for better flow.

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How to launch and land a model Falcon Heavy – Orbit 12.05

Joe Barnard of joins us to talk about his work in making model rockets emulate larger, liquid fueled vehicles such as Falcon and Electron. He has created many amazing models and has been working on thrust vector control (TVC) steering of models as well as being able to stage and even land model rockets.…

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