Antiobiotic resistance, electronic Roses and stuffed Brolgas

Thursday, 3 December 2015 - 8:30am to 9:00am

This week: the recent discovery on a Chinese intensive pig farm of bacteria resistant to a last-resort antibiotic; Swedish scientists who've grown roses with embedded organic electronic circuits; and we talk to ecologist Inka Veltheim, who's using taxidermied brolgas to lure and track live ones.

http://www.ozcranes.net/research/inka.html

http://www.liu.se/forskning/forskningsnyheter/1.660308?l=en

http://advances.sciencemag.org/content/1/10/e1501136.full

Lost in Science team
Thursday 8:30am to 9:00am
Entertaining news and discussion about research that has impact on society and providing a wide range of science and technology news. Distributed nationally on the Community Radio Network.

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Chris Lassig, Stuart Burns, Claire Farrugia and Manisha Bhardwaj.

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