We speak to Kerry McCarthy MP and punk historian John Robb about Pussy Riot, examine an intriguing new study linking brain damage to criminal behaviour, consider votes for 16 year olds and look at the history of the Nobel Prize. We also find out about the new Science Grrl Calendar!
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Pussy Riot Update (3:22) by James O’Malley (ft Kerry McCarthy MP & John Robb) Brain Damage & Criminality (26:34) by Dean Burnett Votes at 16 (36:48) by Cory Hazlehurst Nobel History (45:02) by Kash Farooq (ft Simon Frantz) Science Grrl Calendar (55:48) by Liz Lutgendorff (ft Heather Williams) The sketch at the end is by David Lovesy & Brian Two
2011 Nobel Winner Brian Schmidt Interview (1:36) by Kash Farooq David Willetts Roberts Lecture (13:26) by James O’Malley Roberts Lecture Reactions (15:57) by Liz Lutgendorff Dale Farm (25:30) by Adam Jacobs Evangelical HIV Cures (35:29) by Naomi Phillips Transgender and the Media (41:00) by Liz Lutgendorff (ft Nathalie McDermott) Translating Solaris (48:19) by Salim Fadhley (ft Bill Johnson) End Of The World (Again) (57:28) by Tom Hodden The sketch at the end is by David Lovesy & Brian Two
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Royal Society One Culture Festival by James O’Malley & Liz Lutgendorff (ft Sir Paul Nurse, Ian Stewart, Sunetra Gupta & Uta Frith) 80mph Speed Limits by Adam Jacobs Non-Prophet Week by James O’Malley (ft Mike Paynter) Kim Howells Interview by Blakeley Nixon Nobel Prize Faff by James O’Malley & Liz Lutgendorff (ft Simon Frantz) Science Is Vital’s Report by James O’Malley (ft Jenny Rohn) Localism Bill & Referendums by Cory Hazlehurst The sketch at the end is by David Lovesy, Brian Two and Steve Clark