Seasons Greetings from the Naked Scientists! We invite you to join us as we explore the Science of Christmas. We’ll be looking at why crackers are, or aren’t, all that funny, the chemistry of Christmas and what makes the ultimate roast dinner as well as whether wine really is the best medicine.
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Christmas carolling is one of the traditions that really has
stood the test of time. But how and why do we sing?
We find out how best to impress at the dinner table this
year with some super science experiments...
No Christmas is complete without some terrible cracker jokes
but why do we find them so funny?
Even for experienced cooks, Christmas dinner is a
challenge. But how good (or bad) a meal tastes isn't all down
to what's on your plate.
There are a lot of mixed messages about the risks and
rewards of drinking wine. So, what's true and what's not?