National Science Week! Fish at the museum, disposables at the gallery, and events around Australia

Thursday, 8 August 2019 - 8:30am to 9:00am
Two views of a styrofoam coffee cup that was carried on the RV Investigator in 2017 and crushed by water pressure in a 4000 m deep abyss (Photo by Chris Lassig)

On this special episode for National Science Week, Stu gives us a run-down of events around the country; Chris speaks to Melbourne Museum fish expert Dianne Bray about the research she'll talk about at their events; and Claire speaks to Tilly Boleyn, curator of Science Gallery Melbourne about their new program called Disposable. Find out about this and other events at

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.