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Morning Origami

May 26, 2024 7:00 AM – 9:00 AM

Music

With DJ AskTheQuestion

Snowing in the Depths

Morning Origami
7:01 AM
Sagarmatha, le sommet du ciel - Bishwo ko nari
Sagarmatha, le sommet du ciel Bishwo ko nari
Green Planet (Nepal) Milan Entertainment 2001
7:08 AM
Shaina Hayes - Fun
Shaina Hayes Fun Shaina Hayes N
Kindergarten Heart Bonsound 2024
7:11 AM
The Tahitian Choir - Tamaki A Te Mau Ariki
The Tahitian Choir Tamaki A Te Mau Ariki The Tahitian Choir
Rapa Iti Soulitude Records 1992
7:15 AM
Club Nisei Orchestra - Wakare No Isochidori
Club Nisei Orchestra Wakare No Isochidori Club Nisei Orchestra
Modern Songs of Japan Hana Ola Records 2005
7:19 AM
Set Break: Nanoscale brain imaging to see what those neurons really do

33 nm thin brain slices, imaged with electron microscopy and recombined digitally to make...

A BRAIN PICTURE

So detailed, so intricate, showing totally new behaviors: 50 "redundant" connections between two cells?

https://www.sciencenews.org/article/biological-puz...

https://www.science.org/doi/10.1126/science.adk485...

science.adk4858-fa.jpg

7:28 AM
Zhuang Ruei - For the Ox-Cart
Zhuang Ruei For the Ox-Cart
The Moon Reflected in Er-Quan Chinese Dragon 2003
7:33 AM
Julia Holter - Sun Girl
Julia Holter Sun Girl Julia Holter N
Something in the Room She Moves Domino Recording Co 2023
7:39 AM
The Flaming Lips - Can't Stop the Spring
The Flaming Lips Can't Stop the Spring The Flaming Lips
Oh My Gawd!!!...The Flaming Lips Rykodisc 1987
7:43 AM
Set Break: Supercapacitors and the future of storing energy??

Supercapacitors store charge in porous materials, forming electric double-layers

Better modeling of supercapacitors may help us optimize them for large-scale energy storage

https://phys.org/news/2024-05-laptop-minute-superc...

Advantages and disadvantages of batteries and capacitors.

7:52 AM
Snow Machine - Old Tin Roof
Snow Machine Old Tin Roof Snow Machine
Snow Machine Daemon Records 2005
7:56 AM
Crime of Passing - Vision Talk
Crime of Passing Vision Talk Crime of Passing
Crime of Passing Feel It Records 2022
8:00 AM
BAWIN - Ya Binaya Goumi (Oh Girl, Stand Up)
BAWIN Ya Binaya Goumi (Oh Girl, Stand Up)
Choubi Choubi! Folk & Pop Sounds from Iraq Vol. 1 Sublime Frequencies 2005
8:05 AM
Astor Piazzolla - Regreso al Amor
Astor Piazzolla Regreso al Amor Astor Piazzolla
Tanguedia de Amor Editions Milan 1989
8:12 AM
Set Break: Ice is only slippery because the surface is not the ice crystal we know and love

Scientists at Beijing Univeristy showed how the surface of ice is made of two kinds of ice that can slip past each other

The dislocations and crystal imperfections are what make ice slippery!

https://www.sciencenews.org/article/ice-slippery-m...

https://www.nature.com/articles/s41586-024-07427-8

An image shows white dots representing water molecules on a blue background, overlayed with triangle outlines which indicate different phases of ice.

8:22 AM
Siouxsie & The Banshees - Cities in Dust
Siouxsie & The Banshees Cities in Dust
Tinderbox Geffen 1986
8:24 AM
Papua New Guinea Stringbands with Bob Brozman - Sori Boki Na Ra Club
Papua New Guinea Stringbands with Bob Brozman Sori Boki Na Ra Club
Songs of the Volcano Riverboat 2005
8:29 AM
XEX - Heartbeat
XEX Heartbeat
Change Dark Entries Records 2013
8:35 AM
Set Break: Marine snow is how detritus floats down to the bottom of the ocean

Starting small at the surface and clumping near the bottom, marine snow is all the mess of the ocean floating downward, feeding life as it goes

Accumulating in units of carbon / meter-squared / day, in total around 6 new meters of ooze per million years

https://oceanservice.noaa.gov/facts/marinesnow.htm...

https://www.weforum.org/agenda/2021/10/what-is-mar...

Flakes of marine snow fall in the ocean surrounding a dumbo octopus.

440px-Schematic_of_the_biological_carbon_pump.png

8:44 AM
Shopping - Get Going
Shopping Get Going Shopping
Consumer Complaints FatCat Records 2015
8:48 AM
Winter Makes Sailors - Take Me West
Winter Makes Sailors Take Me West Winter Makes Sailors
Moving On Anyway 2013
8:51 AM
Set Break: We may leave our personal microbiomes around the world as we go

Future forensics anyone? It's all about that microbiome

https://phys.org/news/2024-05-microbe-fingerprint-piece-forensic-scientists.html

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8:58 AM
Touching - Feeling Swell
Touching Feeling Swell Touching N
I Can Be Two People At Once Head In The Sand 2024
Chat is archived.
DJ AskTheQuestion 7:02:45 AM
A cheery g'day t'ya
TAndy 7:17:56 AM
Ohi. I'm really glad to see you on the summer schedule
DJ AskTheQuestion 7:18:29 AM
Me too!!!
TAndy 7:25:18 AM
Okay. But can ye see the mitochondria, which is the powerhouse of the cell? :)
DJ AskTheQuestion 7:30:08 AM
They should have been able to see them, since mitochondria in neurons seem to be between 300 and 9000 nanometers long, and here they could see things on the scale of 5-10 nm
DJ AskTheQuestion 7:30:30 AM
The neurons are indeed powered! ⚡⚡⚡⚡⚡⚡⚡
DJ AskTheQuestion 7:30:55 AM
But an image like that probably keeps the next 10 years of graduate students occupied because there must be so many details to look at
TAndy 7:38:28 AM
Honestly the color compositing they chose is keeping me mesmerized too
DJ AskTheQuestion 7:39:43 AM
Yes, how do you effectively visualize such a huge picture?? You need to be thoughtful about color
TAndy 7:54:32 AM
I long for the day that super capacitors are used in smaller capacity devices like dashcams (to resist battery swelling from heat) and those god awful disposable vapes
DJ AskTheQuestion 7:58:00 AM
The future is potentially bright! Though making vapes better is maybe not the best use of technology, imho
DJ AskTheQuestion 7:58:46 AM
Introducing, an eco-friendly cigarette, burning up into only water and addiction!
TAndy 7:59:35 AM
I feel like making them more dependent on receiving a charge will do a service to stop people from buying and using them so much. I'm not a fan of how our finite source of lithium is being spent on that crap anyway.
TAndy 8:00:49 AM
Honestly you could probably do an entire show on the ethics of the vape market and how the "above the influence" type of advertising did more harm than good in reducing use. I watched a video explaining how that happened on a corporate level, to the point even that some of the ads may have encouraged teenagers who never smoked to start vaping.
TAndy 8:03:39 AM
I'm all for personal choice, but I'm also a big proponent of making people aware of accurate information about the things that impact their quality of life. Including being made aware of habits or consumable materials that are harming them without realizing it.
DJ AskTheQuestion 8:04:02 AM
That stuff is so darkly fascinating. How we are malleable
DJ AskTheQuestion 8:05:12 AM
The industry ads definitely made smoking seem cooler! https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2563637/
TAndy 8:08:52 AM
It's sobering that a paper from 2006 may as well have been from 2016 with how history repeated itself. Let me find that video in case you're interested in grazing through it
TAndy 8:09:45 AM
https://youtu.be/rNhc2oQtZpc
DJ AskTheQuestion 8:10:49 AM
Thank you! I will take a look after today's DJ stint
TAndy 8:53:31 AM
Of course thank you for the show! Looking forward to the summer :)
DJ AskTheQuestion 8:58:52 AM
Thank you TAndy :) nice to have you along this morning!