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Science with Sarah Lau

Thursday 22nd February / presented by Caitlin Nienaber

Every week we get a dose of the latest in science news with Sarah Lau. on this weeks segment talk about:

  • how scientists from FSU's Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry have unlocked a novel strategy for synthesizing a highly versatile molecule called Olympicene—a compound of carbon and hydrogen atoms named for its familiar shape
  • a Gold Coast-based space company has struck a deal with NASA that will see them helping to extract water from Mars by 2024.
  • Women who work as cleaners or regularly use cleaning sprays or other cleaning products at home appear to experience a greater decline in lung function over time than women who do not clean, according to new research.

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