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Common cold

Geeks, germs and gratuitous library sex

LabLit.com 28 December 2010

www.lablit.com/article/639

Baby, it's cold outside. As the snow keeps falling, we ask: can meteorological scientists tell the long-term future about whether governments should invest in snow-clearing equipment? Meanwhile, warm up those numb toes with a trip to the Picturing Science exhibition, a spot of stand-up science comedy at Bright Club, or possibly even some shenanigans in your local library. Calling all high-functioning geeks to join Jenny and Richard in London for these stories and more from the world of science in art, literature and popular culture!

Links mentioned in the podcast:

Giant Microbes: Soft cuddly germ toys: give your loved ones syphilis, chlamydia and so much more!

Bright Club: Stand-up comedy from university researchers

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