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Einstein A Go Go - 6 July 2014

July 6th, 2014

Episode 298 of 400 episodes

This week's episode is all about mammals and the all mammal team (Dr Shane, Dr Krystal and Dr Chromo) are joined by Dr Euan Ritchie, Deakin University's Centre for Integrated Ecology, and Jim Thomas, Director of the Tenkile Conservation Alliance in Papua New Guinea to discuss some of their research in remote (and diverse) parts of PNG. Professor John Woinarski from Charles Darwin University's National Environmental Research Program steps in to discuss biodiversity and the sudden collapse of many mammal species. Lastly, Kylie Soanes from the University of Melbourne presents her PhD research into identifying the best ways to make roads more 'wildlife-friendly'. All of this plus space photography, aliens living beyond Pluto, primate conversation and news from across the science world. rrr.org.au