The World Around Us

by Jake Chidiac

Hello ! This podcast is intended to expand our knowledge of the world around us and expose us to the wonderful people who compose it ! It is extraordinarily easy to meet people in a somewhat tangential fashion, never really uncovering the intricacies of their personalities and what they are interested in. My name is Jake and I am a Bachelor of advanced science student at the University of Sydney. Consequently, I will be aimin... Read more

Podcast episodes

  • Season 1

  • S01 E03 - Getting to know - Helen Johnston

    S01 E03 - Getting to know - Helen Johnston

    Today we interview Helen Johnston, an associate professor of astronomy at the University of Sydney !We discuss Helens work in binary star systems and the investigation of neutron stars, discuss her time spent studying abroad, inve...

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  • S01 E02 - Getting to know - George Andrew

    S01 E02 - Getting to know - George Andrew

    Today we hang out with on of our previous teachers George ! George has done amazing research throughout his life as a biologist and is still actively participating in research today. We discuss the concepts of recombinant DNA tech...

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  • S01 E01 - Getting to know - Professor Tim Bedding

    S01 E01 - Getting to know - Professor Tim Bedding

    We kick off the podcast series with getting to know Professor Tim Bedding, an Australian Astronomer from the University of Sydney.In todays chat we talk about Tims work in stellar oscillations, black holes, special relativity, Ein...

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