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Staying Connected - A Privacy Crisis
2017-09-08 19:05:02
Staying Connected - A Privacy Crisis.
53 minutes, 52 seconds


Is birdsong music?
2018-02-16 17:05:53
Is birdsong music?


Australia's dire innovation record
2018-02-09 17:05:42
Boosting innovation outcomes in Australia Bionic eye uses brain plasticity Transmissible cancers - there may be more than ever suspected Genomes help piece together evolutionary history of native animals Forecasting populations of large vertebrates The role of music in human evolution and society today - part 4


Two stars - and some history
2018-02-02 17:05:30
Bionic Eye promises hope for patients with acquired blindness Why stem cells decline as we age Comparing human emotions with those of animals Fish brains may reveal workings of human brains The role of music in human evolution and society today - part 3 Remembering first contact atrocity brings hope for reconciliation


The promises and challenges of quantum computing
2018-01-26 17:05:50
The promises and challenges of quantum computing.


Science Extra: The year in weird science
2018-01-20 12:10:00
ABC Science Editor Jonathan Webb chats with science reporter Carl Smith about the weird science stories that caught his eye in 2017.


Science Extra: The year in tech
2018-01-13 12:10:00
ABC Science Editor Jonathan Webb chats with tech reporter Ariel Bogle about the tech stories that caught her eye in 2017.


Science Extra: The year in health
2018-01-06 12:10:00
ABC Science Editor Jonathan Webb chats with health reporter Olivia Willis about the health stories that caught her eye in 2017.


Science Extra: The year in space
2017-12-30 12:10:00
ABC Science Editor Jonathan Webb chats with science reporter Genelle Weule about the space stories that caught her eye in 2017.


Dava Sobel - The Glass Universe: How the Ladies of the Harvard Observatory Took the Measure of the Stars
2017-12-29 17:05:27
Dava Sobel - The Glass Universe: How the Ladies of the Harvard Observatory Took the Measure of the Stars.


Science Extra: The year in environmental science
2017-12-23 12:10:00
ABC Science Editor Jonathan Webb chats with environment reporter Nick Kilvert about the environmental science stories that caught his eye in 2017.


Cost-benefit analysis - big science under the microscope
2017-12-22 17:05:01
Cost-benefit analysis - big science under the microscope.


Science Extra: The year in science
2017-12-16 12:10:00
ABC Science Editor Jonathan Webb chats with science reporter Bel Smith about the science stories that caught her eye in 2017.


Creating real wealth: How innovation done well can make a difference in Australia
2017-12-15 17:05:21
CSIRO tries to bridge the innovation chasm Australia's problem with innovation Genome reveals poor genetic health of thylacine Citizen scientists help with Alzheimer's research Why are the wealthy so wealthy and the poor so poor? A chat with Dame Florence Lovejoy


Anti-depressant drugs affecting fish
2017-12-08 17:05:10
A new model for the electricity network Student essay winner calls for action to save the Great Barrier Reef Anti-depressant drugs affect fish behaviour Drones used for surveying Antarctic moss Southern Tasmanian waters show rich diversity of molluscs We've been texting for 25 years Special Assistance schools threatened with closure


You need a Crook energy system!
2017-12-01 17:05:38
Community owned energy retailer takes on big three Student essay winner explores potential solution to persistent plastic Australian Science Olympians bring home the silver The ubiquity of chemicals Measuring biodiversity, monitoring ecology Even more Dagg


Where did whales come from?
2017-11-24 17:05:41
Student essay winner reveals Australia's dirty little secret - 60% of fresh produce is dumped Gathering clues on the evolution of whales The secret life of whales More Dagg


Remembering Laika: The first creature in space
2017-11-17 17:05:43
Cane toads to get the Crispr treatment Remembering Laika Adaptive optics removes the twinkle from stars The world according to Dagg Stopping the qubit chatter Challenging our thought processes, biases and assumptions Pt The Periodic Table - A visual guide to the elements Challenges for science writers


A new Centre of Excellence and slender rats
2017-11-10 17:05:58
New Centre of Excellence for Gravitational Wave Discovery Vale Neville Fletcher The role of music in human evolution and society today - part 2 New experience for visitors at Melbourne Museum Rats in Australia 6 million years before humans Controlling Indonesian peatland fires Revising the Nacapherini moths of southern Australia


Brain cancer, printing brains and flying beyond Pluto
2017-11-03 18:05:16
First lab model for testing brain tumour therapies 3D printed body tissues becoming a reality At home monitoring changes health care focus from curative to preventative Pluto mission chief still can't believe they really did it Gravitational waves - the alerts, the secrecy, the teamwork, the science


Prize-winning teachers, pioneering stargazers and typewriters!
2017-10-27 18:05:22
More Prime Minister's Prizes for Science 2017 How the typewriter changed the economy and society Human group intelligence applied to AI John Bolton - father of radio astronomy Warming waters threaten kelp


Prime Minister's prizes for science, more waves from space and a new plan for universities and jobs
2017-10-20 18:05:35
The Prime Minister's Prizes for Science 2017 Latest gravitational waves 'almost too good to be true' University of Tasmania offers shorter, cheaper courses focussed on jobs How birds map and navigate as they fly around the planet Vision of bees applied to drone navigation


The Prime Minister's prizes for science, more waves from space and a new plan for universities and jobs
2017-10-20 18:05:35
The Prime Minister's Prizes for Science 2017 Latest gravitational waves 'almost too good to be true' University of Tasmania offers shorter, cheaper courses focussed on jobs How birds map and navigate as they fly around the planet Vision of bees applied to drone navigation


DNA robots and heat stress
2017-10-13 18:05:59
Uni of Tasmania's big plans for STEM accessibility DNA robots collect and sort molecules Exploding dots mathematics is visual, playful and powerful - Margaret Wertheim Effects of heat stress on workers and productivity Plastic an increasing problem along coast of Arnhem Land Aquatic worms hitch rides on the hulls of ships The role of music in human evolution and society today


Nobels, maths and science in India
2017-10-06 18:05:55
Nobel Prizes 2017 Investigating the cellular basis of circadian rhythms Genetic and environmental links to ovarian cancer Indian science celebrated at London's Science Museum James Tanton shares the joy of mathematics Technology helps preserve threatened languages Building trust for positive biosecurity outcomes


Iconic creatures worth a buck?
2017-09-29 19:05:26
Micropayments could amount to large sums for conservation Biggest fish in the sea still shrouded in mystery Dramatic loss of Arctic summer sea ice Corn starch possible alternative to plastic bags Less invasive method to detect cancer Making a difference with engineering Printed solar panels could produce solar power on every roof Magic crystals enhance biogas production New family tree proposed for dinosaurs


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