Is birdsong music?
RN’s science flagship: 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. One single audio file of each program – good for continuous listening.
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
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.
ABC Science Editor Jonathan Webb chats with science reporter Carl Smith about the weird science stories that caught his eye in 2017.