038 - The Alpha (Linolenic Acid) and the Omega (Fatty Acid): How Important Are Omega 3 & 6 In Your Diet?

In this week's episode of the Beta Sandwich Science Podcast Karolina and the team discuss Omega fatty acids and their role in your health. In 'Science Blast' we discuss: How PLoS is now requiring authors to provide raw data along side their published research; and how Pseudomonas syringae has a unique extracellular protein called Ice Nucleating Protein that is was used in the Olympics to make artificial snow! In 'Cells n' Shit' Christian digs deep into the world of the Malaria parasite.