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Mar 17, 2019

In the studio this week are Drs Linden, Lauren and Shane who discuss what's been in the news:
Bird guano can be really good for coral reefs and 
calls to adopt a 5 year moratorium on gene editing in human embryos.

Today's first guest (in the studio) Danielle Eastick, School of Life Sciences, Latrobe University...

Mar 11, 2019

In the studio today is Chris KP, Dr Jen and Dr Euan; Not in the studio today... Dr Shane!

In science news this week Dr Jen discusses bears. More specifically, Black bears and the unfortunate influence access to human food is having on their ability to hibernate.

First Guest: Associate Professor Yanan Fan from the school...

Mar 3, 2019

Dr Shane, Dr Linden and Dr Ray tell us about a study into a singing mouse and the implications this has on our understanding of human conversation.

First guest: Dr Roger Close, ERC Research Fellow, University of Birmingham and Visiting Fellow at Oxford University tells us all about his work using large databases of...

Feb 28, 2019

Dr Krystal, Dr Ailie, and Dr Ray join Dr Shane in the studio.

First guest (on the phone) is Dr Simon Clulow from Macquarie University. 
Cane toads are picking up some shady habits, Toads in Western Australia have been spotted awake and active during the day in deeply shaded habitats, despite the species usually...

Feb 17, 2019

Einstein A Go Go – 17th February 2019

Dr Linden, Dr Laura & Dr Shane

Science News: Latest climate trends, night owls and patterns of brain activity,

First guest: Mireia Montes-Quiles, School of physics, University of NSW.

Mapping the distribution of dark matter. What is intra cluster light coming from?