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Episode 5 | The Idea that Changed the World: Darwin & Evolution by Natural Selection | Podcast

In this episode we celebrate the 160th anniversary of a publication that changed scientific thinking completely. On November 24, 1859, Charles Darwin published his work: On the Origin of Species by Me...

Voyagers 1 & 2 – The Spacecraft That Keep on Giving

This past week brought humanity’s farthest and longest-lived spacecraft – Voyagers 1 and 2 – into the picture again for two reasons: it would have been Carl Sagan’s 85th birthday on Novemb...

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Episode 2 | How Cassini made the Earth smile | VLOG

Show notes – Today we are going to talk about an exceptional mission and one of my favourites. Over 20 years ago, on October 15, 1997, the Cassini space probe was launched. Last week marked its ...

Are Anti-Vaxxers right? | Shattering Myths Blog

In this week’s Shattering Myths Blog, we are talking about vaccinations and the anti-vaxxer movement. Let’s start with a little bit of history. Diseases have plagued humanity (pun intended), since we ...

Episode 3 | Alexander von Humboldt, a scientist you’ve never heard of | Podcast

You may have heard of the Humboldt Current and of the the Humboldt Penguins but you probably don’t know after whom they were named. Today we feature a very influential scientist that you may nev...

Who are the South Asians?

More and more chapters are being added to the story of humanity, as new techniques to extract and study ancient DNA take our understanding of our ancestors to unprecedented levels. And one thing is ve...

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Moon Landing Conspiracy Theory Part 2 – Did it really happen?| Shattering Myths Blog

In the second instalment of the moon landing myths, we talk about the conspiracy theory that the moon landings were faked by NASA, with Stanley Kubrick directing the whole thing here on Earth. For any...

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Moon Landing Conspiracy Theories Part 1- Did Neil Armstrong Hear the Azan on the Moon?| Shattering Myths Blog

For our first blog on shattering myths regarding science and history facts we have decided to go with the all-time favourite: the moon landing. There are two conspiracy theories associated with this. ...

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Episode 1 | Moon landing, Conspiracy theories and the Dark side | Podcast

Welcome to the first 360onhistory podcast presented by Altaf Khan and Saima Baig, basically just two friends chatting about science, history and nature, covering everything from the big bang to today....