Catalyst presents science stories from Australia and around the world - meeting scientists at the forefront of discovery, and uncovering innovative breakthroughs that impact our lives however big or small.

Catalyst - Micro-Plastics / Tassie's Secrets

What damage are the micro-plastics that escape down our household drains doing to marine life in Australia? Plus the geology of north-western Tasmania reveals similarities to Antarctica & North America. #ABCcatalyst

Catalyst - If Pain Persists

This week we investigate recent advances in science and medical engineering that are transforming our understanding of chronic back pain & opening the door to new treatments. #ABCcatalyst

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