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  1. Missing the Forest for the Keys: Why You Keep Losing Your Things

    It’s a very familiar scenario: you have ten minutes to go before you need to leave the house, you’re getting ready. Phone. Check. Wallet. Check. Keys- …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/sciencecommunication/2017/10/22/missing-the-forest-for-the-keys-why-you-keep-losing-your-things

  2. Sweet Distortion: The Myth of the Sugar Rush

    Kids gorging themselves on Halloween candy, then driving their folks crazy by running up and down the walls. It sounds like a familiar nightmare for parents …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/sciencecommunication/2017/10/09/sweet-distortion-the-myth-of-the-sugar-rush

  3. Of Cars and Goats: the Monty Hall problem

    Let’s Make a Deal was an American game show that was hosted by Monty Hall from 1963 to 1986. One of the possible games Monty had …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/sciencecommunication/2017/09/04/of-cars-and-goats-the-monty-hall-problem

  4. Screwing around with evolution: the nuts and bolts

    How many of you have used a screwdriver? Even if you haven’t, almost everybody knows that screws have different kinds of heads, and different screwdrivers that …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/sciencecommunication/2017/08/21/screwing-around-with-evolution-the-nuts-and-bolts