Podcast

Great Moments In Science - with Dr Karl Kruszelnicki

ABC Radio National

Science & Medicine

From the ground breaking and life saving to the wacky and implausible, Dr Karl Kruszelnicki reveals some of the best moments in science.

Website

Great Moments In Science - with Dr Karl Kruszelnicki cover

Life on Saturn's moon Enceladus

November 15th, 2016

When the ancients looked to the stars and wondered if they were alone, they probably never imagined the possibility that Saturn's tiny moon Enceladus might host a strange underwater ecosystem, as Dr Karl Kruszelnicki explains.

Featured Podcast

Listen

This year's Nobel Prizes saw scientists recognised for their work on unusual states of matter and the world's smallest machines. Dr Karl Kruszelnicki explains the science behind the discoveries.

The 2016 Nobel Prize in Medicine or Physiology was awarded for research into autophagy. The word literally means 'self-eating', and it refers to the phenomenon that happens inside cells where 'things' are broken down.

Great Moments In Science - with Dr Karl Kruszelnicki cover

Overcoming chronic lateness

October 25th, 2016

Are you a perfectionist, a crisis maker, a defier or a dreamer?Dr Karl Kruszelnickidiscovers the four kinds of personalities that are especially prone to being chronically late—and what might help to change these habits.