March 16, 2020

Episode 41: Moulded Galaxies

This episode explores new research, which has harnessed the problem-solving capabilities of a simple slime mould to trace the large-scale structure of the universe.


Read this episode’s science poem here.

Read the scientific study that inspired it here.

Read ‘The Universe: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack’ by Tracy K. Smith here.


Music by Rufus Beckett.


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