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Episode 02 - Airships & Sharks | Kye AdamsAirship for monitoring sharks!? Episode 02 - In this episode, I talk to Kye Adams, a beach lifeguard and marine ecologist who invented a shark blimp: a way of monitoring sharks as a preventative to increase beach safety. We talk about technologies such as his airship and drones for monitoring sharks, automation software to recognise sharks and beach hazards, as well as his Ph.D study of sharks and rays aborting pups when stressed. Plus a whole lot more.. This show was broadcast on OAR 105.4FM Dunedin 05:47 PM0:22:52Download //
Episode 01 - Fear-Less | Sam Fraser-BaxterHuman and sharks. Why do we fear these predators so much? In this episode, I interview Sam Frazer-Baxter who completed a masters at the University of Otago studying our relationship and attitudes to sharks. We talk about the fear we have, its rationality, what he discovered in his studies with a focus on a case study of NSW, Australia when there was a spike in human/shark incidences. And of course a lot more... This show was broadcast on OAR 105.4FM Dunedin 01:15 PM0:27:17Download //
Murky Waters (Teaser)Releasing 27th June 2019 - A podcast created to communicate shark science to the general public in an engaging and creative manner. A conversational style podcast with shark experts interviewed from around the world.This show was broadcast on OAR 105.4FM Dunedin 02:26 PM0:1:31Download //