SPACE JUNK: Cleaning Up After Ourselves

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Follow international initiatives to spring clean space Where humans have gone, rubbish has followed. Now we are leaving our unwanted footprints behind as we venture beyond Earth. ‘Space junk’, ranging...

SPACE INVADERS: To Infinity and Beyond

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Ponder the practical and legal minefields of extra-terrestrial exploration As humanity ponders the viability of interplanetary settlement, the scale of near-Earth commercial and scientific endeavours is set to increase dramatically....

BESPOKE BODIES: THE PATH TO HUMAN REGENERATION

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Uncover the ground-breaking science of self-renewal Since the first successful organ transplants in the 1950s, science has made significant inroads into regrowing, replacing and regenerating human cells, organs and limbs,...

FESTIVAL LAB: ABC Live Science Podcast – Ockham’s Razor

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700 years ago, the English monk and philosopher William of Ockham set down one of the key planks of the scientific method. Today, the ABC podcast Ockham’s Razor is a...