On today's show we spoke to the wonderful Linda Catalano, one of the organisers of the upcoming Melbourne Salami Festa. We went to the market and had a chat to guest market reporter Damien Pike, at the Prahran Market for a change. We finished the show with The Age Good Food Guide editor Roslyn Grundy, and talked about the new 2016 edition as well as the last 12 months of restaurant dining in Melbourne and Victoria.

Direct download: Eat-It-20151004.mp3
Category:Eat It! -- posted at: 4:57pm AEDT

Bron and Anth will be in with a bumper show. Loads of news and views including Bron's review of Oddball - not often that a Radio Marinara story is made into a feature film! Concerned about all this stuff on Sharks in the (mainly Sydney) media Anth has been doing a bunch research into the facts and we need to be very afraid of ... just about everything else in the house and world EXCEPT for sharks! Bron and Anth will ponder why we fear these beautiful animals. And finally Jeff Maynard is in with the latest in his stunning aural marine experiences! Join us after your not sleep in...

Direct download: Radio-Marinara-20151004.mp3
Category:Radio Marinara -- posted at: 10:47am AEDT

Author Gail Jones speaks with Multi-Storied about her novel A Guide to Berlin and how her interest in Nabokov shaped the story. 

Elizabeth and Lou catch up with Jocelyn Richardson, Editor at Chart Collective and coordinator of the new multi-site publishing project ‘I Was Here’. The project invites people to anonymously share their intimate stories of our local streets, laneways, parks and buildings and transforms them into posters that will blanket the Melbourne CBD.

Direct download: MultiStoried_20150923.mp3
Category:Multi-Storied -- posted at: 10:30am AEDT

Plato's Cave - 28 September 2015

Sicario and The Diary of a Teenage Girl are reviewed. Plus, Thomas interviews author Jane Freebury about her publication Dancing to His Song: The Singular Cinema of Rolf de Heer. With Thomas Caldwell, Alexandra Heller-Nicholas and Hayley Inch.

Direct download: Platos-Cave-20150928.mp3
Category:Plato's Cave -- posted at: 10:01am AEDT

On this week's podcast American Comedian Esther Povitsky drops by ahead of her Melbourne show, the Breakfasters talk about the rights to the song Happy Birthday, floor manager for the Muppets and producer Martin G Baker talks about Jim Henson and the Muppets legacy and David Marr talks about his Quarterly Essay: "Faction Man".

Direct download: Breakfasters_-_20151025.mp3
Category:Breakfasters -- posted at: 3:23pm AEDT

Dr Shane and Dr Lauren speak with Julie Boyce (Research Associate - Volcanology and Geochemistry; Monash Volcanology Research Group - MONVOLC) and Jim Driscoll (School of Earth, Atmosphere and Environment at Monash University) about the new Monash Earth Sciences Garden, an arrangement of nearly 500 rock specimens, weighing up to 14 tons, laid out to represent a pattern of rock outcrops.

They also chat to Australia's Chief Scientist, Professor Ian Chubb, about the opportunities to promote science in the political sphere, and Australia's scientific reputation and national science strategy.

The final guest, Dr Rodrigo Hamede (University of Tasmania School of Biological Sciences) describes his new research that has found that the Tasmanian Devil tumours have been changing and competing over the years to increase infection rates.

Program page: http://www.rrr.org.au/program/einstein-a-go-go/
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Direct download: Einstein-A-Go-Go-20150927.mp3
Category:Einstein A Go Go -- posted at: 11:00am AEDT

Plato's Cave - 21 September 2015

Another Country, How to Change the World and Haemoo are reviewed. With Josh Nelson, Alexandra Heller-Nicholas and Thomas Caldwell.

Direct download: Platos-Cave-20150921.mp3
Category:Plato's Cave -- posted at: 12:22pm AEDT

Einstein a Go Go 20 September 2015 Dr Shane, Dr Lauren, Dr Chromo

News this week: The Ig Noble roundup including un-boiling an egg and the Stinging pain index. Its the 80s, Star Wars ‘a new hope‘ comes out and a group of physicists aren’t as concerned as to the main story line as they are the relative-velocity-time-dilalation effect (special relativity) on the age of twins Leia and Luke.

Mini Book review: The Martian by Andy Weir. Understanding how biological processes work on earth and how they are related to a martian environment environment. "An adventure ride all the way through" Five stars.

Guest 1: Roger Pocock D Phil, Head, Neuronal Development and Plasticity Laboratory, Department of Anatomy and Developmental Biology, Monash University.

Guest 2: Richard Sandberg, Chair of Computational Mechanics Department of Mechanical Engineering, School of Engineering. Veski innovation fellow, The University of Melbourne.

Bonus news: Got any Plutonium 238? NASA would like to talk to you!

Science is everywhere, including:






and every Sunday at 11am AEST on RRR 102.7mHz FM


Direct download: Einstein_A_Go_Go_-_20th_September_2015.mp3
Category:Einstein A Go Go -- posted at: 3:41pm AEDT

'How To Change The World' is a new documentary by Jerry Rothwell about when a few likeminded friends founded Greenpeace and in doing so, defined the modern movement of conservation, ecological activism and environment protection. Earlier this week, Bron spoke with Rex Weyler, Greenpeace's first photographer and founder, author, and historian, about this amazing documentary and his personal role. Tune in for a fascinating insight into a most significant turning point in time .


Plus a follow-up on plastics in the oceans and whales, and a report on Sea World attendances, and the impact of Blackfish.

Direct download: Radio-Marinara-20150920.mp3
Category: -- posted at: 11:40am AEDT

On this week's podcast Film Director Molly Reynolds came in to talk about the documentary 'Another Country', Dr. Lauren talks about bionic eyes, David Astle talks about his book Riddledom and the Breakfasters talk about inappropriate times to talk to someone.    

Direct download: Breakfasters_-_14_-_18_September_2015.mp3
Category:Breakfasters -- posted at: 3:50pm AEDT


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"Poetry has a sexier outfit on and people are starting to take notice." From song lyrics, to poetry on pillows to greeting cards, wedding vows, advertising, cafe poets and slam, poetry is everywhere! Nothing Rhymes with RRR is a place for emerging poets to shine, a place where you get your monthly language and poetry fix and a chance for all of us to rekindle that poet inside.
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Triple R's monthly guide to the world of wine is on hiatus. Unfortunately the presenters and producers of Plonk have too many other commitments to continue podcasting for the time being. Plonk may still appear on your radio over summer but for now, Plonk is Plunk.
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Explores the lighter, more eccentric side of medicine. A team of irreverent doctors lampoon sacred medical cows, and shed light on a range of medical and psychiatric conditions.
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