James Cameron’s deep dive results, the healing power of maggots, koala evolution and a rover twin set to join Curiosity. Plus moon tourism, moon mapping and the passing of Sir Patrick Moore.
Hosts: Ed Brown, Dr. Shayne Joseph, Lucas Randall, Tom Sidwell, Mike McRae. Topics covered: Cell therapy fights leukaemia Suicide-Bombing Bacteria Could Fight Infections Is Evolution Predictable? The Moon’s Uncertain Age Mike McRae is a science writer for the CSIRO’s education department and author of Tribal Science: Brains, Beliefs and Bad Ideas. He blogs at tribalscientist.com and is on [...]
Hosts: Ed Brown, Dr. Shayne Joseph, Penny Dumsday, Lucas Randall, Kylie Sturgess. Topics covered: Second Moon May Have Orbited Earth Billions of Years Ago Comfort eating helps stave off blues Belly button home to bacterial zoo Sperm Made (Mostly) in a Dish Produce Normal Mice How Heat-Sensing Vampire Bats Home In On a Hot Meal Is [...]
Hosts: Ed Brown, Penny Dumsday, Lucas Randall, Tom Sidwell. Topics covered: Polar people have bigger eyes and brains Modern Humans 10, Neandertals 1 Astronomers find Earth’s first trojan asteroid 2010 TK7 Wikipedia page Volcanic complex discovered on the far side of the moon Ed’s photos of the moon Google Moon Our theme music, Step On It, [...]