New megapest insect, Fruit fly sex, and is chocolate really good for you?

Thursday, 3 May 2018 - 8:30am to 9:00am
What turns on fruit flies?

Stu reports on a new hybrid insect pest in Brazil which the CSIRO have been researching, Claire brings in the latest in fruit fly sexual gratification research and Chris answers the eternal questions: Are coffee, booze and chocolate actually good for us?

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.