Robin Bisson

Robin Bisson is a science communicator at the Australian Science Media Centre.

Robin Bisson is a science communicator at the Australian Science Media Centre.

  • Is dirty air behind dodgy sperm? The jury’s still out

    A study linking air pollution to lower-quality sperm raises as many questions as it answers. Robi...

    With infertility rates on the rise, and alarming statistics about global declines in sperm counts, the search is on f...

    November 24, 2017
  • Could eating enough dukkah defer diabetes?

    A new study has found that eating omega-6 fats, found in nuts and seeds, may reduce the risk of t...

    A diet high in omega-6 fats – found in nuts and seeds – may help ward off type 2 diabetes, according to a new study.N...

    October 12, 2017
  • Why we need to curb our enthusiasm for scientific ‘breakthroughs’

    An uncritical media willing to amplify overblown scientific claims makes for a perfect storm of h...

    On 26 February 1998, the Royal Free Hospital School of Medicine held a press conference in London about an explosive ...

    August 16, 2017

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