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The Mr Science Show

Apr 24, 2017

A few weeks back, I had a great chat about birthday mathematics with Glynn Greensmith on the It's Just Not Cricket show on ABC Radio. It was great! We discussed how when you are born in the year influences your latter life, some counter-intuitive probabilities regarding shared birthdays, a bit of astrology...


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?