Training astronauts, microgravity physics and runaway inflammation

Thursday, 21 September 2017 - 8:30am to 9:00am

This week, Chris looks at inflammation, which is the immune response that leads to cold symptoms and which is also the subject of much research because of its connection to other conditions. Also, Claire talks to physicist Gail Iles about training astronauts, flying in microgravity, making magnetic nanoparticles and designing cubesats.

Lost in Science team
Thursday 8:30am to 9:00am
Entertaining news and discussion about research that has impact on society and providing a wide range of science and technology news. Distributed nationally on the Community Radio Network.

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Chris Lassig, Stuart Burns, Claire Farrugia and Manisha Bhardwaj.

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