Kitchen Cosmology

The history of the universe told with baked goods.

Performed at Melbourne Fringe Festival, 2014

Kitchen Cosmology

“A well-structured show delivered with clarity of ideas and excellent comic timing”—Squirrel Comedy, 21/09/2014

“A relaxed fusion of stand-up and science”—HANA Theatre Journal, 25/09/2014



Watch some of the films I’ve written, directed or produced, including the time travel short, Destination Day.

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Lost in SciLost in Scienceence

News and discussion of science and technology, especially research that has an impact on society. Presented by Chris Lassig, Stu Burns, Claire Farrugia and Manisha Bhardwaj. Listen on 3CR or on iTunes.

enableme podcastenableme podcast—Stroke Foundation

Stroke survivors, health professionals and researchers give practical advice to reclaim your life after stroke. Hosted by Chris Lassig. Listen on SoundCloud or on iTunes.

Supe Yourself (Coming soon)

The science of becoming a superhero! Hosted by Chris Lassig and Mike Patterson.



Hear me talk about science on Lost in Science on Melbourne’s 3CR 855 AM at 8.30 am every Thursday, or on demand at I’m also on Wake Up! Geelong on 94.7 FM The Pulse on Mondays at 7.45 am.



It’s been a while, but you can find my papers on my Google Scholar page.



  • Higgs boson
  • Kitchen cosmology
  • Build your own time machine
  • Riddles in Wonderland
  • Quantum mechanics made easyish
  • Science of cycling
  • Why the Earth is flat/Science vs pseudoscience