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

    Study linking air pollution to lower-quality sperm raises many questions.

    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?

    Study has found that eating omega-6 fats may reduce risk of type 2 diabetes.

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

    October 12, 2017
  • Curb enthusiasm for scientific breakthroughs

    Uncritical media willing to amplify overblown scientific claims.

    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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