Posted under Hugh Rayner

  1. How to speed listen (for students or podfasters)

    With most lecture capture and podcast software offering the option of increasing playback speed, humanity comes to a crossroads. We must ask ourselves, are we ready …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/sciencecommunication/2018/10/12/how-to-speed-listen-for-students-or-podfasters

  2. Predicting the Future (By Accident)

    The first computer was designed by Charles Babbage in 1837, a hundred years before the most rudimentary machine was built. The logic behind programming was debated …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/sciencecommunication/2018/09/14/predicting-the-future-by-accident

  3. Self-driving cars: the end of…

    Hitchiking sign

    I’ve always been interested in hitchhiking, the philosophy and freedom of it. I love the idea of strangers altruistically helping each other, odd conversations over borders …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/sciencecommunication/2018/09/01/self-driving-cars-the-end-of

  4. Will Eating Meat be Obsolete?

    Well, no. The chances of the human race going meat-free are roughly the same as Tony Abbott ever becoming Prime Minister again, no matter how many …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/sciencecommunication/2018/08/07/will-eating-meat-be-obsolete