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MENTAL: The New You

Our brains are fickle things, leaving many forever wondering why do we do what we do. What are the impulses that drive us? Today in the first episode of our new three-part podcast series MENTAL, Nell Geraets, Xiyu Zha, Daniel Pfaender and Peter Quattrocelli explore how the ‘you’ in your head might not always be making the decisions. 


Podcast by Xiyu Zha, Daniel Pfeander Clancy Balen Peter Quattrocelli Nell Geraets

Host: Clancy Balen

Reporters: Nell Geraets, Xiyu Zha, Peter Quatrocelli

Producer: Clancy Balen 

Executive Producer: Louisa Lim

This is part one of a three-part series made in collaboration with the Science Gallery Melbourne. You find more episodes from The Yarn podcast channel here.


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THE CITIZEN is a publication of the Centre for Advancing Journalism. It has several aims. Foremost, it is a teaching tool that showcases the work of the students in the University of Melbourne’s Master of Journalism and Master of International Journalism programs, giving them real-world experience in working for publication and to deadline. Find out more →

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