Science On Top
The Australian Podcast putting Science on Top of the agenda

Bizarre, extinct frog set to spawn again

The Promise and Pitfalls of Resurrection Ecology

Bringing Them Back to Life

‘We Have a Limited Window of Opportunity’: CDC Warns of Resistance ‘Nightmare’

'Nightmare' superbug alarm at Dandenong Hospital

The “Nightmare Bacteria”: An Explainer

Windfarm sickness spreads by word of mouth, Australian study finds

Devil cancer's evasive trick revealed

Ancient Mars Had Conditions Suitable for Life

Direct download: SoT_0094.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:55pm AEST

SoT 93: An Extremely Large Telescope

Valentina Tereshkova, the first woman in space.

A baby has been cured of HIV.

Sub-glacial Lake Vostok has life! No wait, it doesn't.

60 Second Science - a video competition with $10,000 in prizes up for grabs!

The next crop of telescopes are enormous.

Diamonds may originate from life on the sea floor.

Direct download: SoT_0093.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:25pm AEST

The winning names for two new moons of Pluto are "Vulcan" and "Cerberus". Wiring the brain of Rat A to the brain of Rat B and watching them communicate. The genetic effect of lack of sleep. An old space tourist thinks sending old people to Mars is a good idea. And the deepest undersea vents are discovered, with some freaky life nearby.

Direct download: SoT_0092.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:51pm AEST

Hosts: Ed Brown, Dr. Shayne Joseph, Penny Dumsday, Lucas Randall and Dr. Simon O'Toole.

The discovery of the smallest planet ever found, and why we should care. Flowers use electric fields to communicate with bees. Could the flu virus have an Achilles' heel? And why are scientists dropping dead mice from helicopters in Guam? Mosquitoes could be developing a resistance to Deet, internet entrepreneurs announce Nobel-like prizes, and January 2013 was quite hot.

Direct download: SoT_0091.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:06pm AEST