World Science Festival: Talking science through cat videos

PHOTO: Audience members at Fact or Fiction 2.0 were invited to interact with the panel via their smart phones.(Elisabeth Moss)

PHOTO: Audience members at Fact or Fiction 2.0 were invited to interact with the panel via their smart phones.(Elisabeth Moss)

Cat videos, selfies and Tinder were just some of the issues discussed by scientists at Fact or Fiction 2.0, an event at the World Science Festival in Brisbane.

Dressed as Dr Evil, the super-villain from Austin Powers, Rod Dowler from the Australian Nuclear Science and Technology Organisation (ANSTO) counted down the top 10 reasons people use the internet.