Since COVID-19 is here, tonight’s episode of the Perpetual Notion Machine again looks into the nature of pandemics. The November 5, 2015 show asked the question: “What’s the next pandemic going to look like?” Our guest was Tony Goldberg, epidemiologist in pathobiological sciences at UW-Madison. My, that is PNM’er Dennis Shaffer’s, feeling was that the […]
Some of us Perpetual Notion Machine nerds like to have fun reporting and commenting on recent science stories in the news. But tonight’s episode, discussing the recent Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, isn’t much fun. PNM’ers Josh Mitchell, Ary Clarke, and Kelly Schwartz, along with PNM engineer Kevin Lauterjung, describe the […]
The tiny mosquito is the deadliest animal on the planet, infecting 700 million people world wide with a variety of diseases, and killing up to a million each year. Matthew Aliota has devoted his career to better understanding this pervasive insect killer. The University of Wisconsin recently named Aliota their winner of the 2017 “Forward […]
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