The theme of this week's Firstline science chat is health.
New research reveals most men would choose pain over boredom.
And there have also been moves to allay safety fears surrounding the HPV vaccine Gardasil.
And in evolution news, a fossil has been found Pelagornis sandersi - a bird so big it has been compared to a creature from fantasy television series Game of Thrones.
Massey University biosciences lecturer Heather Hendrickson spoke to Firstline to explain all.
Watch the video for the full interview
source: newshub archive