Winners! Nobel for medicine, Victorian engineer of the year, and the metal silver.

Thursday, 22 October 2015 - 8:30am to 9:00am
Artemisia annua is the source of a new teratment for malaria which is the basis of this year's Nobel Prize for medicine

The Nobel Prize for medicine was awarded to three researchers for groundbreaking work on parasitic diseases of the developing world.

The winner of Engineer of the year, Dr. Nicky Eshtiaghi, discusses her work investigating new ways to use human waste generated by growing cities

And we ponder why silver is only ever second prize when it's so useful.

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 and Claire Farrugia.