040 - Natural Computing: Using Nature As An Algorithmic Guide

In this week's episode of the Beta Sandwich Science Podcast Del and the team discuss how ant and slime mold colonies closely mimic complex computer algorithms.  In 'Science Blast' we discuss: How Craig Venter is pushing forward with a plan to map the genome of every living organism in the human body; and how Nature will be officially retracting the controversial paper on using acid and hypoxia to create adult derived stem cells. In 'Nutritional Nuggets’ Karolina covers the top 10 food allergies and intolerances.