Dear ASCers,

The latest science episode of Up Close is now available:

Tailings tidy up: How bioremediation can repair the damage done by mining

(http://upclose.unimelb.edu.au/episode/216-tailings-tidy-up-how-bioremediation-can-repair-damage-done-mining)

Biogeochemist Dr John Moreau and botanist Dr Augustine Doronila discuss how contaminated mining sites can be rehabilitated with the help of a biological approach using plants and bacteria. Presented by Dr Shane Huntington.

Check out our other science (and humanities) episodes at http://upclose.unimelb.edu.au/

Happy listening!


Dyani



Dyani Lewis
Associate Producer, Science
Up Close Podcast
email: dlewis@unimelb.edu.au
website: upclose.unimelb.edu.au