Dr Karl’s Great Moments in Science

Is it a bird? Is it a plane? No, it’s Dr Karl here to explain! Get ready for mind-bending facts, science-stuffed stories, and puns faster than the speed of light. 

Find out how Flat Earthers are trying to pull a Swiftie on you, how earworms get in your brain, and why the NSW Government can fine you for simply waving to your family. Plus, what’s ‘Earth Overshoot Day’ and does it involve basketballs?

Find out as Karl slam dunks his way through the science and gives us electric car solutions (not problems!) to powering Australia.

Bring your questions for the Q&A!

This show is suitable for all ages.


Dr Karl Kruszelnicki AM

Julius Sumner Miller Fellow, University of Sydney

Dr Karl Kruszelnicki AM just loves science to pieces, and has been spreading the word in print, on TV and radio, and online for more than thirty years. He is the author of 47 books, number 48 (a memoir!) will be coming out in September.

Dr Karl is a lifetime student with degrees in physics and mathematics, biomedical engineering and medicine and surgery. Since 1995, Dr Karl has been the Julius Sumner Miller Fellow at the University of Sydney. In 2019 he was awarded the UNESCO Kalinga Prize for the Popularisation of Science.