Cockroach milk myths, new particles that don't exist, and first mammal casualty of climate change

Thursday, 18 August 2016 - 8:30am to 9:00am
The Bramble Cay Melomys, now extinct.

Cockroach milk is unlikely to be a superfood any time soon, but it may have other uses we can take advantage of.

Chris updates us on some particles that were thought to be discovered which it turns out don't really exist.

Manisha fills us in on the loss of the Bramble Cay Melomys, the first mammal extinction attributed to anthropogenic climate change.

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.