Cheesey crack, sibling rivalry, and De-extinction

Thursday, 5 November 2015 - 8:30am to 9:00am
Cheese rolling festivals are found around the world.

Widespread reports of cheese addiction are misinterpreting a psychology study regarding addiction-like behaviour related to foods with high fat and sugar concentrations.

Common knowledge of sibling birth order affecting personality are based on old ideas from early psychological theories, now discredited by new research.

Chris talks to the author of a new book Resurrection Science about the ethical and technical issues surrounding de-extinction of animals.

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.