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The Mosaic Science Podcast - audio documentaries and audio versions of our weekly longread. Mosaic is a digital magazine that publishes compelling stories exploring the science of life. Produced by the Wellcome Trust. More at mosaicscience.com.
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Now displaying: June, 2017
Jun 26, 2017

The basic chemistry of hair dyes has changed little over the last century, but what do we know about the risks of colouring our hair, and why do we do it?

Written by Rebecca Guenard
Read by Rebecca McIntosh
Produced by Barry J Gibb

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Jun 19, 2017

In East Harlem, four times as many adults have diabetes as in the neighbouring Upper East Side. Meet the New Yorkers stopping poverty being a death sentence.

Written, read and produced by Meera Senthilingam. 

If you liked this story, we recommend Voices in the dark: what it's like to hear voices, another Mosaic audio documentary. 

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Jun 12, 2017

In the 1970s, radical scientists thought they could change the world – if they could change science first.

Written by Alice Bell
Read by Nick Dent
Produced by Barry J Gibb

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Jun 5, 2017

We used to believe our brains couldn't be changed. Now we believe they can - if we want it enough. But is that true? Will Storr wades through the facts and fiction.

 

Written and read by Will Storr

Produced by Barry J Gibb

Audio editing by Geoff Marsh

 

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If you liked this story, we recommend Can you supercharge your brain? by Emma Young.

 

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