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Your essential source of what's making news in the complex world of scientific research, scandal and discovery, The Science Show with Robyn Williams is one of the longest running programs on Australian radio.
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Science not under siege

Sat, 09/16/2017 - 12:51
Despite the headlines, about 50% of people from both faith and non-faith groups say science is important to their daily lives. Fern Elsdon-Baker says science is not under siege.
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Richard Dawkins back writing following stroke

Sat, 09/16/2017 - 12:41
A stroke in February 2016 has left him with a croaky voice and some mis-hits as he types. But that hasn’t stopped him. The ideas continue to flow and Richard Dawkins is back writing.
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Homeward Bound aims to boost women in science

Sat, 09/16/2017 - 12:36
Their mission is to increase female voices in science and decision making around the future of our world. The leadership program will be held on board a ship in the waters of Antarctica in February 2018.
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The Arctic - big changes, super-fast

Sat, 09/16/2017 - 12:17
The changes in summer ice cover are seeing loss of wildlife, and new claims for territory and resources.
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New battery technology reduces recharge time

Sat, 09/16/2017 - 12:10
Rather than hours, the C-ion cell recharges in just minutes.
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Hydrogel retina first step in relief from macular degeneration

Sat, 09/16/2017 - 12:05
A PhD candidate at Oxford University, Vanessa Restrepo-Schild has led a team producing a new synthetic, double-layered retina which closely mimics the natural human retinal process.
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