13 Jul 2018

Kiwi hunt for Nessie - stage one complete

From Nine To Noon, 9:33 am on 13 July 2018

The existence of the Loch Ness Monster is one of the world's greatest mysteries - and the world is one step closer to solving it, thanks to a New Zealand lead project. Otago University's Professor Neil Gemmell has completed the first phase of his expedition scouring the Scottish Lake using new DNA capturing techniques to identify anything and everything living in it. While no-one from the team encountered the famed monster, Professor Gemmell is open minded about what the DNA analysis may reveal.