Spectrum

Deutsche Welle  |  Podcast, ±29 min episodes every 1 week
From advances that will change our lives to offbeat oddities, Spectrum keeps you abreast of developments in the realm of European science and technology news.
26
MAY

Spectrum: solar, seeds and expoleaks

Spectrum Podcast — Deutsche Welle
We head back to Italy for another swipe at Expo Milano 2015 and a chance to talk solar trees, SeedBoards, ExpoLeaks.org and the rise in whistleblower websites.
19
MAY

Spectrum: Turning points

Spectrum Podcast — Deutsche Welle
In this week's Spectrum, we look at aftershocks in Nepal, the EU data roaming plan that'll keep you from roaming anywhere, and we dive headlong into the three revolutions that changed pop music forever.
12
MAY

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On this week's program: We hear about why a leading neuroscientist in Germany has stopped doing experimental tests on primates - Also, making paper out of elephant dung, who'd have thunk it? - And get ready: Europeans are about to get fatter...except for in one country.
28
APR

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Spectrum Podcast — Deutsche Welle
Should science be the future of food? An interview from the 2015 Milan Expo - Overprescribing antibiotics in the Czech Republic - Germany's smoking gun - Planned obsolescence of our electronic gadgets.
21
APR

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How criminal forensic experts can make 'honest mistakes' - Why all men should cry more - Going back in time to meet a motherly louse - Using old and new school technology to harness tidal power.
14
APR

Spectrum: 'Make in India' at the Hanover Fair

Spectrum Podcast — Deutsche Welle
A special edition of DW's science and technology show, Spectrum, from the Hanover Fair (Hannover Messe) - one of the biggest fairs for industrial technology - this year with a focus on India... And a presenter who had to start the day by being tossed about by a Kuka Robocoaster!
07
APR

Spectrum: How safe is your food?

Spectrum Podcast — Deutsche Welle
We mark World Health Day with a look at food safety. Then, food apps - can you believe Germans are only now taking to take-away delivery? And outsourcing in the tech industry - what's it doing to our skills base.
31
MAR

Spectrum: tracking our fears

Spectrum Podcast — Deutsche Welle
Nothing is 100 percent safe but fear of flying is rational. Find out why. Also: a new-look Digital Europe with Kate Hairsine. Savants and their amazing abilities - can we learn like them? And Dutch blue energy tech.
24
MAR

Spectrum: a bridge too broken

Spectrum Podcast — Deutsche Welle
We find out why Germany's bridges are crumbling and whether they can be fixed. We ask whether Europe's heading for a tech skills gap? And we get inside Android Auto.
17
MAR

Spectrum: Sleepwalking into a networked nightmare?

Spectrum Podcast — Deutsche Welle
A special edition from CeBIT technology fair in Hannover. But we're not just anywhere at CeBIT. We're at Hanger 16 for code_n and we're talking the Internet of Things, smart cities and intelligent communities.
10
MAR

Spectrum: size matters

Spectrum Podcast — Deutsche Welle
Size matters when it comes to the number of GM crops we want - for that we go to India. Size also matters for many men: how big is a 'normal' penis? And how small should EU roaming charges be?
03
MAR

Spectrum: Measles, fairer phones and endangered sharks

Spectrum Podcast — Deutsche Welle
In Berlin, the vaccination debate rages as measles grips the German capital; the race to build fairer high-tech devices; Londoners mourn the loss of a fossil; sharks are getting zapped in South Africa; and the world's largest Wi-Fi-in-motion network, on public transport in Portugal.