Weird science 2022: Strangest discoveries of the year

Nadine Morton
Updated December 13 2022 - 6:58am, first published 6:50am

Goldfish that can drive, octopuses that fight, allergies to your own orgasms and human brain cells playing pong - welcome to the weirdest science discoveries of 2022.

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Nadine Morton

Nadine Morton

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Nadine Morton covers emergency services and breaking news for the Illawarra Mercury. She takes pride in regional journalism which she believes is crucial to informing our towns and cities. Have a story? Email her at

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