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OU on the BBC: BBC Inside Science – Fish oil substitutes

Updated Thursday 9th January 2014

This week: Fish oil substitutes, microscopy, Antarctic rescue, fossils and time travel.

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This week:

  • Growing fish oil substitutes in the greenhouse
  • Differential interference contrast microscopy
  • Andrew Luck-Baker reports from the Antarctic
  • What melanin in fossils tells us about ancient environments
  • Identifying time travellers with social media

Listen to Inside Science

Tune in to BBC Radio 4 on Thursday 9 January at 16:30 to listen to this week's programme. More information and a link to listen again will be available from the BBC's Inside Science pages.

 

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