Jupiter Ascending, A Most Violent Year and Eastern Boys are reviewed. With Cerise Howard, Josh Nelson, Thomas Caldwell and Alexandra Heller-Nicholas.

Direct download: Platos-Cave-20150302.mp3
Category:Plato's Cave -- posted at: 1:42 AM

On this (retrospective Valentines Day) episode Dr Shane, Dr Lauren, Dr Catherine and Chris KP talk eye research and contact lenses that help people with macular degeneration, research that talks about back pain and distraction and sea slugs!

Guests include Fiona Russell - a vaccines expert from the Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, James Goodridge talks the science of birds and author and academic Professor Kate White talks about women in science. 

Program page: http://www.rrr.org.au/program/einstein-a-go-go/
Facebook page: Einstein A Go Go
Twitter: https://twitter.com/einstein_agogo

Direct download: Einstein-A-Go-Go-20150215.mp3
Category:Einstein A Go Go -- posted at: 9:48 AM

On this week's show, Dr Shane, Dr Lauren and Dr Catherine discuss how precious metals move under the surface of the earth, the perception of colours, light (and dresses), preventing peanut allergies and... how to transplant a human head.

Guests include Jacqui Young from the Mount Rothwell Biodiversity Interpretation Centre, discussing the preservation of threatened species, Thomas McCoy from the School of Chemistry at Monash University, discussing water purification using graphene and Vera Ignjatovic from the Haematology Research Team within the Melbourne Children's Campus, discussing blood clots in children (and how they differ from those in adults).


Direct download: Einstein-A-Go-Go-20150301.mp3
Category:Einstein A Go Go -- posted at: 12:00 AM

Lots and lots on in the marine and coastal world a the moment! John, Bron and Anth will be in to chat about it! Prue Addison from the AMSA Victoria branch about the upcoming “Showcasing Marine Science in Victoria” forum on March 4th in Melbourne. Mark Rodrigue from Parks Victoria talks about Sea Search, a program designed to encourage public involvement in marine monitoring and research. Mark will talk about their trip to Mud Island, and also the annual Festival of the Sea in March. Professor Lynnath Beckley of Murdoch University joins us live from Perth to give the lowdown on a decade of fantastic scientific research from Ningaloo and what it has meant for an area about which we knew little until very recently. 

Direct download: Radio-Marinara-20150301.mp3
Category:Radio Marinara -- posted at: 11:57 PM

Tony Biggs drops by to offer his thoughts on a book by Jonathan Alter called "The Centre Holds: Obama and His Enemies" which offers an analysis of Barack Obama's second electoral win. Filmmaker Laura Nix joins the Breakfasters to discuss her film "The Yes Men Are Revolting" about the comedy activist duo "The Yes Men". On the first "Genius Squad" of the year Henry Wagons talks about Elvis' Honeymoon Palm Springs home and Author John Darnielle talks about his book "Wolf in White Van".

Direct download: Breakfasters_23-27.mp3
Category:Breakfasters -- posted at: 4:50 AM


Science Fiction, Fantasy and Historical Radio with Rob Jan. This week: We tighten the bolts on War Of The Worlds: Goliath, clamber into Spacesuit: Fashioning Apollo by Nicholas de Monchaux, and bid farewell to Gary Owens, plus more!

For playlists, show notes, the T.V Geek and news see the 3RRR website at http://www.rrr.org.au/program/zero-g/playlists and follow @zerogrobjan on Twitter.

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Zero G broadcasts live from Melbourne Australia on Mondays at 1pm AEST on 3RRR (102.7FM). To stream or to find out more, go to http://www.rrr.org.au

Direct download: Zero-G-20150216.mp3
Category:Zero G -- posted at: 1:04 AM

Right Now Radio kicks off the year with Greens Senator Scott Ludlam discussing data retention laws, Pediatrician Elizabeth Elliott shares her findings about children in detention, Ed Butler from Reprieve discusses the death penalty & the crew from BottleSnail Productions chat about their new musical, Parade.

Direct download: RNR_March_2015.mp3
Category:Right Now Radio -- posted at: 7:24 AM

On this weeks show Richard had a chat to Pierre Terdjman and Benjamin Girette, founders of #Dysturb, he also spoke to Chris Howlett, Vice Chair of 3MBS about the up-and-coming Brahms Marathon, Penelope Bartlau and Darius Kedros about Barking Spider Visual Theatre's ‘Psychopomp & Seething’, Arie Rain Glorie about the artist run festival Love/City and Lisa Daniel, Festival Director of the Melbourne Queer Film Festival (MQFF).


In order of appearance:

#Dysturb - www.photobookmelbourne.org

Brahms Marathon – www.hawthornartscentre.com.au

Barking Spider Visual Theatre's ‘Psychopomp & Seething’ – www.lamama.com.au

Love/City – www.lovecityfestival.com

MQFF – www.mqff.com..au






Direct download: SmartArts19022015.mp3
Category:Smart Arts -- posted at: 5:58 AM

Michelle is joined by regular guests Ben Eltham from New Matilda to talk about proposed new national counter-terrorism measures, and Sophie Black, Editor in Chief at Private Media to discuss whether Tony Abbott has lost the support of The Australian.

Following this, Michelle chats with Bernard Keane, Crikey's Political Correspondent to talk about data retention and national security laws.

Direct download: Spoke_20140224.mp3
Category:Spoke -- posted at: 4:26 AM

Citizenfour, Selma and Rosewater are reviewed. With Thomas Caldwell, Josh Nelson and Cerise Howard.

Direct download: Platos-Cave-20150223.mp3
Category:Plato's Cave -- posted at: 3:08 AM


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3RRR is Australia's best known community radio station. Shows are streamed live from www.rrr.org.au and may be heard in Melbourne by tuning in to 102.7 FM.

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A show about cycling for anyone who has ever thought about riding a bike.
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Aural Text Interviews

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Computer news, product reviews and clues for roaming that information superhighway (or gravel track).
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Three lovers of comedy unite to talk about humour and bring you interviews with purveyors of laughter.
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Talking all matters horticultural in unique Triple R style and taking your calls seeking green fingered advice.
...with Digga, Olive & Laurel
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Eat It!

Foodie stuffs.
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Einstein A Go Go

Weird and wonderful science! Discussion and dissection of science ideas made digestible for public consumption.
...with Dr Andi, Dr Shane & additives
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Film Buffs Forecast

The cutting edge of contemporary and historical cinema/film, TV, video, DVD, reviews, film events, local and overseas guests.
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Naturopathic advice & talkback
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Lime Champions

Stylish comedy for men and women looking to add some confusion to their lives.
...It features, in numerical order: Josh Earl, Damien Lawlor, and ladio herself Eva Johansen.
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Nothing Rhymes With RRR

"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.
...with Eliza Hull and Jess Rizzi
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Music news and interviews with Brian Wise.
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On Air Bookclub

The Grapevine's On Air Bookclub, broadcasts monthly on Monday mornings at 10.30am, with Kulja Coulston, Donna Morabito and Josh Earl bangin' on about their latest read, and listener bookclubbers ringing and emailing in their 20 cents worth.
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Plato's Cave

Plato's Cave is film criticism podcast presented by film critics Thomas Caldwell, Tara Judah and Josh Nelson. Each week the team record a half hour show where they take a critical eye to recent cinema and DVD releases, followed up by a debate on an issue relating to film and film criticism. Informed, passionate, accessible and fun; Plato's Cave is a must for all serious and not-so-serious cinephiles.
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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.
...with Duncan Buchanan & Barney Flanders
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Radio Marinara

Radio Marinara is about our marine and coastal world. Starting in late 1996, Radio Marinara has long had a tradition of bringing you a quirky but informative look at all that is marine and coastal.
...Anthony Boxshall, Bron Burton & team RM
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Radio Therapy

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.
...with Dr Mal Practice, BabyDoc, McZiff, Dr Malice, Dr SK, Dr VooDoo, Dr Autonomy and The Tallman.
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One-off content from outside our regular range of podcasts including documentaries and community events.
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The Architects

Talk about buildings, places and stuff...
...with Simon Knott and Stuart Harrison with Rory Hyde
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The aRRRts pod

Highlights from the station's arts content plus podcast only arts interviews and reviews
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The Spin

They're back! Examining the worlds of politics and corporate media management.
...Richo, Delilah, Little Boy & friends
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Vital Vital Bits

A taste of Triple R's weekend breakfast, Vital Bits.
...with the one and only Tim Thorpe and regular guests
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Science Fiction, Fantasy and Historical. Popular culture, TV, books, magazines and toys.
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