26 September 2017

Is the future bionic?

This week a look at enhancements for future humans: wearable robots, an artificial pancreas, and a replacement retina, as well as limb and head...

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25 September 2017

This year marks the 100th anniversary since the landmark publication On Growth and...

25 September 2017

This week we've been cooking up an answer to Zettie's question: When you cook food...

22 September 2017

From elaborate peacocks to seagulls by the shore, birds are found in a wide range of...

21 September 2017

We never really notice oral hygiene, except when it’s bad. The latest research...

20 September 2017

One major goal of scientists has been to measure the strength of tectonic plates....

19 September 2017

C. diff - or Clostridium difficile - is a superbug that can cause major problems in...

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26 September 2017

Chris Smith answered the question...

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26 September 2017

Alex - I asked Vayu Maini Rekdal from Harvard University to turn up the heat on Zettie...

26 September 2017

Now let’s take a look at what modern science can do for a growing problem worldwide,...

26 September 2017

We’ve considered robotic exoskeletons, and an implantable replacement pancreas, but...

18 September 2017
David wanted to know how our pet dogs compare to other animals, such as primates and...