Monthly Archives: June 2012

World’s most prolific inventor – Dr NakaMats

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Dr NakaMats – certainly a colourful fellow!

Listen to my BBC radio chat with Malcolm. We discuss NakaMats starting at 4 minutes and 44 seconds into this clip:

[audio http://www.brookes.ac.uk/lifesci/runions/DrMolecule/20120626 – Cousteau and NakaMats.mp3]

Inventor of the floppy disc?

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Jacques Cousteau – one of my heros

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‘Philipe is wrestling with a shark!’

Listen to my BBC radio chat with Malcolm:

[audio http://www.brookes.ac.uk/lifesci/runions/DrMolecule/20120626 – Cousteau and NakaMats.mp3]

Cousteau immortalized on a  stamp

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The summer solstice… it’s too bright, I can’t sleep…

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I used to hate being sent to bed when it was still so bright outside

Listen to my BBC radio chat with Malcolm:

[audio http://www.brookes.ac.uk/lifesci/runions/DrMolecule/20120619 – Solstice and rhino horns.mp3]

Makes me think of Spinal Tap for some reason?

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Save the rhinos – their horns aren’t aphrodisiacs!

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Ignorance of ecology and false health-benefit claims are leading to the extinction of one of our great mammals

Listen to my BBC radio chat with Malcolm:

[audio http://www.brookes.ac.uk/lifesci/runions/DrMolecule/20120619 – Solstice and rhino horns.mp3]

My, what a large horn you have…

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