Launch in new window

DJ's Choice

You are here

Ready Steady Learn

A motley crew of academics from the University Of Auckland educate you on a range of thought-provoking topics. Thanks to the University of Auckland.

 

Ready, Steady, Learn w/ Cristiano Bellavitis: March 24, 2020

Ready, Steady, Learn w/ Cristiano Bellavitis: March 24, 2020 Ready, Steady, Learn w/ Cristiano Bellavitis: March 24, 2020, 61.53 MB
Tue 24 Mar 2020

Cristiano Bellavitis, Senior Lecturer at the University of Auckland from the faculty of Management and International Business, teaches Rachel and Tess a little bit about the stock markets. A very helpful conversation, especially given our current economic situation.

Ready, Steady, Learn w/ Sarah Killick: March 17, 2020

Ready, Steady, Learn w/ Sarah Killick: March 17, 2020 Ready, Steady, Learn w/ Sarah Killick: March 17, 2020, 59.56 MB
Tue 17 Mar 2020

PhD candidate, from the Biological Sciences at the University of Auckland, Sarah Killick, pops into the studio to chat with Rachel and Tess about Kauri dieback in Aotearoa. A big issue that's on going, Sarah tells us about the research and what kinds of things we can expect to see.

Ready, Steady, Learn w/ Laura Pedofsky: March 10, 2020

Ready, Steady, Learn w/ Laura Pedofsky: March 10, 2020 Ready, Steady, Learn w/ Laura Pedofsky: March 10, 2020, 71.34 MB
Tue 10 Mar 2020

Laura Pedofsky from the University of Auckland's Bioengineering Institute joins Rachel and Tess to talk about Kegel's and their research into a new device, the 'femfit'. Tune in to learn more about how to strengthen those important muscles. 

Ready, Steady, Learn w/ Dr. Emma Carroll: March 3, 2020

Ready, Steady, Learn w/ Dr. Emma Carroll: March 3, 2020 Emma Carroll: March 3, 2020, 166 MB
Tue 3 Mar 2020

University of Auckland Senior Research Fellow, from the Biological Sciences, Dr. Emma Carroll, is a molecular ecologist, and is joining Sarah and Tess in studio to talk about the progress of whale populatons in South Georgia Island. I mean, who doesn't like talking about the incredible wildlife under the sea? 

Ready, Steady, Learn w/ Scott Claessens: February 25, 2020

Ready, Steady, Learn w/ Scott Claessens: February 25, 2020 Ready, Steady, Learn w/ Scott Claessens: February 25, 2020, 71.69 MB
Tue 25 Feb 2020

Scott Claessens, from the University of Auckland's pyschology department, pops into the studio to chat to Rachel and Tess about his research involving dogs, yawning and empathy. Wholesome.

Ready, Steady, Learn w/ Neera Jain: February 18, 2020

Ready, Steady, Learn w/ Neera Jain: February 18, 2020 Ready, Steady, Learn w/ Neera Jain: February 18, 2020, 77.3 MB
Tue 18 Feb 2020

Neera Jain, from the University of Auckland's Faculty of Education and Social Work, to talk about her research into inclusivity for disabled medical students in the US. Neera talks to Rachel about the importance of ensuring schools and health practices are inclusive and create positive experiences for people with disabilities. Bringing it closer to home, the pair discuss what this might look like for New Zealand.

Ready, Steady, Learn w/ Joanna Chu: February 11, 2020

Ready, Steady, Learn w/ Joanna Chu: February 11, 2020 Ready, Steady, Learn w/ Joanna Chu: February 11, 2020, 73.91 MB
Tue 11 Feb 2020

Joanna Chu from the School of Population Health joins us in studio this morning for Ready Steady Learn, to teach Rachel and Tess some texting tips for parenting. Joanna's research focus's on supporting parents through raising teenagers, a challenge that could do with a little help.

Ready, Steady, Learn w/ Duncan Bakke: February 4, 2020

Ready, Steady, Learn w/ Duncan Bakke: February 4, 2020 Ready, Steady, Learn w/ Duncan Bakke: February 4, 2020, 80.95 MB
Tue 4 Feb 2020

The University of Auckland's Duncan Bakke from the Bioengineering Institute pops into the studio to chat about the biomechanics of how we walk. Specialising in the rehabilitation of stroke patients, Duncan talks to Tess and Oscar about what this looks like.

Ready, Steady, Learn w/ Chris Bainbridge: January 28, 2020

Ready, Steady, Learn w/ Chris Bainbridge: January 28, 2020 Ready, Steady, Learn w/ Chris Bainbridge: January 28, 2020, 71.52 MB
Tue 28 Jan 2020

Faculty of Science, Honours student, Chris Bainbridge, joins Rachel and Tess to chat about 3D printing and self-repairing plastics. Could this be the future?

Ready, Steady, Learn w/ Dr. David Welch: January 21, 2020

Ready, Steady, Learn w/ Dr. David Welch: January 21, 2020 David Welch: January 21, 2020, 90.18 MB
Tue 21 Jan 2020

The University of Auckland's Head of the Audiology Section, Dr. David Welch, joins us in studio to teach us a little bit about why loud music feels so good, and what potential damage we might be doing to our hearing. Yikes.