1 May 2024

Science: Dogs with good noses, why people keep secrets

From Nine To Noon, 11:45 am on 1 May 2024
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Science commentator Jen Martin joins Kathryn to talk about which domestic dog breeds have the best sense of smell, new research into why people keep secrets about themselves and whether your genes have any impact on musical preferences.

Dr Jen Martin founded the science communication program at the University of Melbourne, runs the espressoscience.com blog and is also the author of Why Am I Like This?: The Science Behind Your Weirdest Thoughts and Habits.