Meet the team

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Managing Editor

Chris Smith is a medical consultant specialising in clinical microbiology and virology at Cambridge University and its teaching hospital, Addenbrooke's. Chris is a member of the University of Cambridge's Institute of... Read more

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Naked Scientists Producer

Katie has a background in pharmacology and science communication. When not on the airwaves, she’ll either be singing or talking about getting cats.

Adam Murphy's picture
Producer, The Naked Scientists

Adam is a physicist turned science communicator from Dublin. When not talking to anyone within earshot about science, he can be found watching worrying amounts of superhero television or twirling around a ballroom floor.

Eva Higginbotham's picture
Naked Scientists Producer

Eva completed an internship with the Naked Scientists in late 2018 and returned to the team full-time in April 2020 as a producer. She recently passed her PhD viva at the University of Cambridge's Department of Zoology, where she studied how you build a brain...if you're a... Read more

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Naked Scientists Intern

Ben recently finished his PhD in physics at the University of Western Australia, focusing on attempts to detect dark matter in the lab. Aside from interning with The Naked Scientists, he now works with the ARC Centre of Excellence for Engineered Quantum Systems on a dark... Read more

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Naked Gaming Podcast

A gaming enthusiast with an MA in music from Cambridge University, Chris helps to produce the Naked Scientists "5 Live Science" show, and he's the driving force behind our new offering "Naked Gaming". When he's not got a joystick in his hands, you can hear him reading... Read more

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Phil Sansom joined the Naked Scientists team in 2019. He has a background in zoology, but is interested in a range of subjects from astrophysics to the environment. When he's not working on the show he's busy making music, cooking, or playing board games.