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The Science Show

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The Science Show gives Australians unique insights into the latest scientific research and debate, from the physics of cricket to prime ministerial biorhythms.

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  • 846 - Big savings possible for the world’s ships

    Ships which hitch a ride on small ocean currents could make big savings on fuel and reduce emissions.

    Sat, 18 May 2024 - 54min
  • 845 - Charcoal reveals secrets of first humans in Australia

    There are no bone fragments or similar clues. But the structure of cells of ancient plants captured in charcoal is revealing the diet and lifestyle of the first Australians.

    Sat, 11 May 2024 - 54min
  • 844 - Getting serious about energy storage. But is it too late as wildfires rage?

    Large scale energy storage will allow users to rely on renewable energy alone. The US Department of Energy is funding research to make it a happen.

    Sat, 04 May 2024 - 54min
  • 843 - Scientists protest in Adelaide

    Scientists fear research will be hit in proposed changes at the South Australian Museum

    Sat, 27 Apr 2024 - 54min
  • 842 - Two inspirational books and new powers for Parkes dish

    Two inspirational books for younger readers show an intruiging world and the thrill of chasing a dream.

    Sat, 20 Apr 2024 - 54min
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