Can money buy happiness?

Money is they key to end all your woes Can you tell me last time that love bought your clothes -Run DMC Many people dream of earning more money so that they can buy more things, but does buying things really make you happy? Does retail therapy work? Well, yes and no.

Listening to Jupiter

Recently, I have been working on the construction of the Radio Jove telescope designed to acquire data on Jupiter and solar emissions in a school in Camden. The school is now part of the scientific research community and officially an astronomical observatory partaking in the Radio Jove project. We hope that this is the beginning of a long and successful project to teach and inspire the children into learning about science and our solar system. Radio Jove is a worldwide project set up by NASA in 1998 to promote Radio Astronomy to students and the general public and increase collaborative …

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Can cold give you a cold?

How do we get colds? Is common sense true and do we just get them when we are exposed to cold temperatures?

Further reading:
http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2008/03/080330203401.htm
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2826374/?tool=pmcentrez
http://www.everydayhealth.com/cold-and-flu/colds-and-the-weather.aspx

Written, drawn and edited by Francesco Busiello
Voiceover by Francesco Busiello

Podcast show notes – 27/02/2013

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