Archive for February of 2014

137 Nintendo: Game Over..?

February 28, 2014

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This week's podcast looks at concerning news for the Japanese electronics giant, which has seen their newest game console flop with potential severe problems for Nintendo's future.



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February 28, 2014
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136 - Luminous Reindeer!

February 21, 2014

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This week's podcast looks at an intriguing idea from Finland that hopes to prevent thousands of reindeers being killed by cars every year on Finnish roads.



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February 21, 2014
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135 The Ultimate Book List..?

February 14, 2014

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This week's podcast looks at an interesting idea from Amazon.com, the largest online book retailer in the world. It describes a list of 100 books that every person should read in their lifetimes.



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February 14, 2014
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134 - A Snowless Sochi..?

February 07, 2014

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This week's podcast looks at a potentially disruptive problem for the Winter Olympics which starts today: a lack of snow.



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February 07, 2014
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