Climate change basics, bushfires hurting koalas, and elements in solar cells

Thursday, 9 January 2020 - 8:30am to 9:00am
The Bureau of Meteorology's temperature graph shows 2019 was Australia's hottest year on record, as well as the driest (from The Conversation)

In this episode of the Lost in Science summer series, Chris gives a run down of some basic points about climate change science. And we look back at Claire's story from December about scientists' plans to save koalas from bushfires, and Stu's tale of two elements, tellurium and selenium, that are significant for producing solar cells.

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.

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Chris Lassig, Stuart Burns and Claire Farrugia.

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