The Long Lunch: In case you missed Tuesday

Long Lunch 31/07/2018

In case you missed the show today, here are some of our favourite interviews from The Long lunch, Tuesday June 31st 2018.

Outlandish names US parents picked last year

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Esmeralda Rocha, Nameberry’s researcher is on The Long Lunch with some of the more outlandish names US parents chose for their children in 2017 such as Fanta, Tesla, Man, Lemon, Moo and Havoc.

Sunscreens not living up to advertised spectrum protection

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Belinda Castles, Consumer NZ senior writer talks about their troubling latest sunblock study which shows that New Zealand not only has the highest incidence of skin cancer in the world, but only nine of 20 sunscreens met their SPF label claim and the requirements for broad-spectrum protection.

Is it un-Aussie to eat a pie like this?

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Dr Robert Hogg, lecturer in Australian Studies at the University of Queensland takes a look at Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull's pie gaffe. Was it borderline un-Australian?

Science & Innovation: New whale-dolphin hybrid discovered

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Robin Baird, Research Biologist and project leader at the Cascadia Research Collective talks about the discovery of the world’s first rare whale-dolphin hybrid species off the coast of Hawai’i.

Travel with Dan Lake

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Newshub's travel editor Dan lake is on The Long Lunch talking about the annoying things our fellow passengers do on planes.

Listen to all of the interviews from The Long Lunch above.

The Long Lunch with Wendyl Nissen, 12pm - 3pm on RadioLIVE and streaming live to the rova app on Android and iPhone.