Irish scientists find arthritis ‘off’ switch; Chinese space station falling to Earth; New organ found; Holding on to memories in Alzheimer’s using implants

Chinese Space Station
The 9.4 tonne Chinese space station Tiangong-1 is set to fall to Earth over the easter weekend, but scientists are not sure exactly where (Photo: NBC News)

Listen to weekly round up of science news broadcast on East Coast FM: 29th March 2018

brain ‘pacemaker’ for Alzheimer’s; attractive people more right wing; friends on the same wavelength

Attractive People
Attractive people tend to be more right wing in their political views researchers have found

Listen below to piece broadcast on East Coast FM on 1st Feb 2018