Hosts: Ed Brown, Penny Dumsday, Lucas Randall, Dr. Brad McKay
[00:01:55] The WHO calls “gaming disorder” a mental health condition – so what is it, how serious is it, and what can we do about it?
[00:18:20] Can parasites control animals they haven’t physically infected? Probably not, but tapeworms infecting stickleback fish can indirectly influence other, noninfected fish. Remember to watch Ed Yong’s parasite TED Talk!
[00:28:24] A drawing of an Australasian cockatoo in a 13th century Vatican manuscript could spark a rethink about trade routes between Europe and Australia in medieval times.
Dr Brad McKay is a General Practitioner, a writer and TV personality. Follow him on Twitter.
This episode contains traces of Fox Business Network’s Stuart Varney talking with Dr. Marc Siegel about gaming disorder.