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The Mr Science Show

Jun 1, 2016

2016 is the International Year of Pulses, which aims to heighten public awareness of the nutritional benefits of pulses as part of sustainable food production aimed towards food security and nutrition. I spoke to Daniel Tam from the University of Sydney's Faculty of Agriculture and Environment about his research...


Feb 26, 2016

Happy 2016! This week, I spoke on ABC Radio Central West about some of the science we can expect in 2016:

  1. 2016 is the International Year of Pulses, which aims to heighten public awareness of the nutritional benefits of pulses as part of sustainable food production aimed towards food security and nutrition. The...


Dec 24, 2015

2015 was a magnificent year for physics. Not only was it the International Year of Light and light-based technologies, it was an outstanding year of astronomical achievement, culminating with the magnificent New Horizons photos of Pluto. It was also 100 years since the Theory of General Relativity was published,...


Sep 21, 2015

From a recent chat with ABC Central West, this week we talk:

  1. The correlation between wedding / engagement ring cost, and marriage longevity
  2. Does your cat really love you?


Aug 11, 2015

Every month I chat with ABC Central West and the science topics of the day, and this week we chatted food, in particular:

  1.  Consumption of spicy foods may lead to a lower risk of death (and a little about correlation and causation - I really should do some more correlations of the week)
  2. Brain evolution needed...