Previous Episodes Refresh
Sep 27, 2020
Click-Sick: Part 3 Can 'wellness' make you...sick?September 27, 2020
When Jade was 21, she was charmed by a wellness influencer. Then she got a big shock.
Sep 20, 2020
Click-Sick: Part 2 The hidden political forces pushing pandemic conspiraciesSeptember 20, 2020
Throughout the COVID-19 pandemic, Kathrin's friends have been sending her a range of wild theories about the virus.
Sep 13, 2020
Click-Sick: Part 1 Why sharing isn't always caring. On the trail of COVID-19 misinformationSeptember 13, 2020
Two families, two posts...and two stories of how seemingly benign shares on social media can turn bad.
Sep 06, 2020
The rise of vaccine nationalism – should we be worried?September 06, 2020
A vaccine arms race is on to get us out of this pandemic, but could we all lose out if we don’t do things differently?
Sep 01, 2020
Introducing... Patient ZeroSeptember 01, 2020
A collaboration of ABC Science and Radio National, Patient Zero is a new four-part series that tells the stories of disease outbreaks; where they begin, why they happen and how we found ourselves in the middle of a really big one. To listen, search for "RN Presents Patient Zero" on the ABC Listen app, or wherever you get your podcasts.
Aug 30, 2020
This river is a Person – Maori knowing meets Western scienceAugust 30, 2020
When Whanganui River in New Zealand was declared a legal person, Maori scientists knew exactly what they meant. But how do you unearth the science hidden in ancient oral stories?
Aug 23, 2020
The In/justices of A.IAugust 23, 2020
The algorithms are out to get you and to protect you. Meet the directors of two films that will shock, surprise and move you, Welcome to Chechnya and Coded Bias.
Aug 16, 2020
The Leadership film - Do Women Scientists Lead Differently?August 16, 2020
Seventy-six women and a boatload of spin and soul-searching on the way to Antarctica. What happened next?
Aug 09, 2020
Was Einstein's wife the hidden contributor on his most famous works? Part 2 (Repeat)August 09, 2020
How much did Einstein’s first wife contribute to his work? Mileva's supporters and skeptics go head to head over the evidence in Part 2 of this Science Friction series.
Aug 02, 2020
Who was Einstein’s first wife? Part 1 - Debate heats up over Mileva's role in Albert’s science (Repeat)August 02, 2020
Who was Einstein’s first wife? Muse or collaborator? The plot thickens. The battlelines are drawn.