Catalyst presents science stories from Australia and around the world - meeting scientists at the forefront of discovery, and uncovering innovative breakthroughs that impact our lives however big or small.

Catalyst - Exercise And Cancer

Catalyst meets a group of cancer patients who are experiencing extraordinary benefits from prescribed targeted exercise programs. #ABCcatalyst

Catalyst - Becoming Superhuman: Part 1

Dr Jordan Nguyen is a biomedical engineer. Riley Saban is a 13-year-old kid with cerebral palsy. Together they develop extraordinary, cutting edge technology that gives young Riley superhuman powers. (Part 1 of 2)

Catalyst - Becoming Superhuman: Part 2

Biomedical engineer Dr Jordan Nguyen continues his quest to change the life of 13-year-old Riley. In Part 2 they want to push the boundaries of cutting edge technology to see if Riley can drive a car.

Catalyst - Meditation: Can It Really Change You?

Dr Graham Phillips embarks on an 8 week meditation course to find out if the ancient art lives up to the current hype. New research shows that it can affect the body & the mind & even alter the structure of the brain.

Catalyst - Oldest Aussie Beer / Unboiling An Egg

Could bottles salvaged from a 220 year old Tasmanian ship wreck contain the remnants of the world's oldest beer? Plus 'unboiling an egg' technology leads to new discoveries in renewable energy. #ABCcatalyst