On this episode:
00:46 Inequalities in US school hiring
Within the US, the place an individual gained their PhD can have an outsized affect on their future profession. Now, utilizing a decade value of information, researchers have proven there are stark inequalities within the hiring course of, with 80% of US school educated at simply 20% of establishments.
Analysis article: Wapman et al.
09:01 Analysis Highlights
How wildlife can affect chocolate manufacturing, and the big planets captured by large stars.
Analysis Spotlight: A chocoholic’s greatest pals are the birds and the bats
Analysis Spotlight: Large stars flip to theft to snag jumbo planets
11:42 Briefing Chat
We talk about some highlights from the Nature Briefing. This time, what science says about grieving for a public determine, and why suburban Australians are sharing more and more subtle measures to stop cockatoos from opening wheelie bins.