Keep On Keeping Bees | Helen Obee Reardon

Bonus Episode: Helen Obee Reardon lifts the lid of a beehive to tell us what it’s like to be a bee keeper. She also explains some of the negative sides of beekeeping, and how it would be more of a benefit if more people became ‘beegrowers’.

Bee Gone, Bees | The Death of Insects

Inserts are in decline. For those scared of creepy crawlies, that might sound like a good thing – but it does mean the demise of the planet. Alice, Tay and Vicki are finding out what our world would look like with out bees and insects, with fascinating interviews with guest experts. Joined by Dan Rouse and Helen Obee Reardon, they hear about what we have to look forward to if insects and bees continue on their downward decline.

Find out more about this topics in our bonus episodes, with the full interviews with our guests, which will be released after this episode.

THE CRISPR ARMS RACE | Dr Maryam Khosravi

BONUS EPISODE: Dr Maryam Khosravi tells us about the urgent need for legislation to inform scientific use of CRISPR, especially in light of the CRISPR babies born with and edited genome. Are scientists, enthusiastic to make scientific discovery, going to make immoral decisions with CRISPR technology?

Augmented Humans | The CRISPR Revolution

Alice, Tay and Vicki are back for Series 2.0 of Inside the Petri Dish, putting science under the microscope with fascinating interviews with guest experts. To kick off the new season, Priscila Rodriguez Garcia and Dr Maryam Khosravi joined them to delve into the genome and tell us about how we are now starting to tamper with the building blocks of life to hopefully cure genetic disease.

Find out more about CRISPR in our bonus episodes, with the full interviews with our guests, which will be released after this episode.

A Plan to Save the World | Live Episode

Vicki, Tay and Alice kick off series two of Inside the Petri Dish with a big task – putting together a plan to save the world. As part of Cardiff Science Festival, they went down into the old bank vault under Little Man Coffee with a group of experts, to assemble a strategy to avoid the planet’s impending doom in front of a live audience.

Inside the Petri Dish is part of the Stimulus Network.

EP 5 | Artificial Intelligence // Conclusionary Episode

Welcome to episode five of Inside the Petri Dish, the podcast that dissects science and takes a look down the microscope at controversial topics within research.

In this episode, Tay, Vicki and Alice sit down to discuss their findings about artificial intelligence – but mainly getting distracted and talk about sex robots.

Stay tuned for the start of the new series coming soon, which will explore topics of science with more amazing guests.

Music Credit: Bensounds

EP 5 | Artificial Intelligence // Is AI racist? // Jackie Snow

Welcome to episode five of Inside the Petri Dish, the podcast that dissects science and takes a look down the microscope at controversial topics within research.

In this episode, Alice Gray another challenge to find out about how artificial intelligence through interviews with scientific experts, and this week we are joined by Jackie Snow, who tells us about how artificial intelligence can have bias.

Stay tuned for next time, where we explore this topic further with another amazing guest.

Music Credit: Bensounds

EP 5 | Artificial Intelligence // Automotive AI with Brianne Martin

Welcome to episode five of Inside the Petri Dish, the podcast that dissects science and takes a look down the microscope at controversial topics within research.

In this episode, Alice Gray another challenge to find out about how artificial intelligence through interviews with scientific experts, and this week we are joined by the People Engineer, Brianne Martin, who uses AI in the automotive industry and is passionate about engaging the public with STEM.

Stay tuned for next time, where we explore this topic further with another amazing guest.

Music Credit: Bensounds