Triple Creature Feature! Eels, termites and monotremes

Thursday, 22 February 2018 - 8:30am to 9:00am
A puggle is a baby echidna or platypus.

Where do eels come from, and where do they go? Chris attempts to explain why commonly found eels are actually scientific mysteries.

Claire talks to Nathan Lo about the weird contents of a termite's gut, and how it helps them get more than wood out of... wood.

And Stu explores the weird world of egg laying furry milk feeders, the monotremes - the last mammals of their kind.

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.


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