Program Schedule

Download PDF Version
On Air : Listen

Science with Sarah Lau

Thursday 29th March / posted by Will Backler

Every week we get a dose of the latest in science news with Sarah Lau. This week we discuss...

    • A study out of the U.K revealed that people who go to gigs and see live music are more likely to expect a greater sense of well-being, and will hold a longer life expectancy for up to nine extra years! (whether this study is true or not, it made us feel extra good here this morning at RTRfm.)
    • Back to more science-y stuff: Two new pieces of technologies from the U.S and Australia are harvesting water taken from air lying in desert environments - The U.S using special metal frameworks and Australia using...well, you'll just have to listen in to find out what we're using.
    • Out of control Chinese space station Tiangong-1 is due to crash back to Earth this weekend, and...
    • Last but not least: New DNA editing technology helps brew delicious beer - skipping the need for hops.

Tags In This Story

All live musical performances are included in our podcasts with the express permission of artists, who reserve all other rights in their music. All music used in our podcasts is licensed under an APRA Community Broadcasting license agreement.

Latest Stories

Understorey: Bushfires Royal Commission

Wednesday 27th May

Understorey: Bushfires Royal Commission

The Royal Commission into National Natural Disaster Arrangements began hearings on Monday.  Understorey brings an edited […]

Body Movin’: Halitosis

Tuesday 26th May

Body Movin’: Halitosis

Marnie Downer joins RTRFM for another edition of Body Movin’, this week’s discussion focuses on halitosis. […]

Tales from This Way North

Tuesday 26th May

Tales from This Way North

Melbourne duo This Way North traded in for life on the road a few years back […]

Teen Angst serve up a double single

Tuesday 26th May

Teen Angst serve up a double single

Local lo-fi introverted pop rockers Teen Angst have been delivering relatable, catchy, quirky tracks for years. Their latest […]

SPORTS: Episode 14

Tuesday 26th May

SPORTS: Episode 14

Andrew Murdoch is back on Breakfast with Teri, giving us the latest on AFL fixtures, India coming to Aus for Cricket, […]

Good News with Josh Sunderland

Tuesday 26th May

Good News with Josh Sunderland

“Good news is rare these days, and every glittering ounce of it should be cherished and […]

Scribblers Festival

Monday 25th May

Scribblers Festival

This month, Scribblers Festival is joining up with CBH Group to present ‘Connecting Through Creativity’, an initiative […]

Letters to Our Home

Monday 25th May

Letters to Our Home

Earlier this year, you might remember we caught up with Elio Novello from the Perth Poetry […]