A fragment of rock, a scrap of paper, a headless bird. Three ordinary, if slightly obscure objects, with three extraordinary stories. Join ABC Radio National’s Big Ideas host Natasha Mitchell, AI expert Prof Toby Walsh, Pig City author Andrew Stafford and Queensland Museum’s Principal Curator Geosciences Dr Andrew Rozefelds on a trail of intrigue and discovery.
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Toby Walsh is Chief Scientist of UNSW.AI, UNSW's new AI Institute. He is a strong advocate for limits to ensure AI is used to improve our lives, having spoken at...View Profile
Natasha Mitchell is a multi-award-winning radio presenter, podcaster, and science journalist. She is host of the ABC Radio's flagship live events program and podcast Big Idea.View Profile
Andrew is the principal scientist in Geosciences at the Queensland Museum. Andrew’s research interests are varied but a central focus is the Green History of Australia which is examining the...View Profile
Andrew Stafford is the author of Pig City, a book about Brisbane, and Something to Believe In, a music memoir. He writes extensively about culture, sport, the environment and biodiversity...View Profile
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