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4 Extra Debut. A heady comic mix of maths and science with Festival of the Spoken Nerd exploring radioactivity of bananas and more. From 2016.

A heady combination of maths, science and comedy.

Hosted by Festival of The Spoken Nerd trio:

Stand up Mathematician Matt Parker
Physicist Steve Mould
Physicist and musician Helen Arney.

It's science that you can play along with at home as the team look at domestic phenomena that we relate to on a day to day basis.

In this opening episode, the Shepard tone is explored along with the radioactivity of bananas and the conductivity of bones.

Producer: Julia McKenzie

A BBC Studios production. for BBC Radio 4 first broadcast in July 2016.

14 minutes

Last on

Tue 4 Aug 2020 23:15

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Credits

Role Contributor
Presenter Matt Parker
Presenter Steve Mould
Presenter Helen Arney
Producer Julia McKenzie

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  • Wed 20 Jul 2016 23:15
  • Wed 29 Aug 2018 23:15
  • Tue 4 Aug 2020 23:15

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