Next Episode of Catalyst is
Season 18 / Episode 11 and airs on 24 October 2017 20:30
Catalyst is Australia's premier science investigation series. Each week the team brings you stories from Australia and around the world, meeting scientists at the forefront of discovery.
The dream of the driverless car has quickly moved from the realm of science fiction. Semi-autonomous cars can park themselves, stay within the well-marked lines of a modern freeway, steer and brake to avoid unseen obstacles.
The Great Barrier Reef as we know it - home to thousands of marine species - is dying. Can We Save the Reef? is the epic story of Australian & international scientists who are racing to understand our greatest natural wonder.
What kind of exercise should we be doing, how much do we need & how hard should push ourselves? To help us live happier healthier lives Dr Caroline West & Dr Shalin Naik uncover the latest sport science secrets from the AIS.
In a new Catalyst special, three Australians embark on a remarkable six-week intervention to find out what happens to their health when they set out to transform the bacteria living in their guts, with surprising results.
Garry has tried to lose weight, but could it be his gut bacteria that's keeping him fat? Nutrition scientist Dr Joanna McMillan explores controversial science that suggests gut bacteria might just be affecting our appetites.
We're living through a golden age of scientific discovery - and Catalyst takes you to the heart of the biggest science stories from Australia and around the world. (Final for 2017)
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