Macadamia nut clones and quarks

Thursday, 13 June 2019 - 8:30am to 9:00am

This week on the show Stu talks macadamia nuts with Dr Chris Hardner from the University of Queensland and the incredible new research just published suggesting most of the world's commercial macadamia nut stock may come from one tree in Australia.

Also on the show Chris pays tribute to Murray Gell-Man, whose groundbreaking research investigating particle physics led to the discovery of none other than the quark, and a fundamental shift in our understanding of our world. 


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.