Interviews with Scientists

Interviews about medicine, science, technology and engineering with scientists and researchers internationally...

15 June 2021

Nitrous oxide is a commonly-used anaesthetic - and seems to work against treatment-resistant depression...

15 June 2021

A thick jelly-like carpet of ‘sea snot’ is spreading off the coastline of Turkey’s Sea of Marmara...

15 June 2021

Archaeological digs in Cambridge reveal that the wealthy regularly got bunions from wearing pointy-toed shoes

14 June 2021

What can you do if you have a loved one who doesn't want to get the Covid vaccine?

14 June 2021

How do social media platforms affect public opinion and trust in vaccines?

14 June 2021

Can we learn useful lessons about COVID vaccine hesitancy from historical vaccine hesitancy?

14 June 2021

What makes some people less likely to get vaccinated?

11 June 2021

How do my ears keep me balanced? Why do I get sick when I'm dizzy

10 June 2021

New research shows how the EU1 variant of coronavirus spread through Europe in 2020 - thanks to travel...

10 June 2021

Canaries boost their immune system at the mere sight of infected birds.

08 June 2021

How the Sun might take out our tech

08 June 2021

What can too much Sun do to your skin?

08 June 2021

Your brain on sunlight

08 June 2021

What has the Sun meant to us over milennia?

08 June 2021

Crime goes down when everyone's locked up

08 June 2021

There's mercury in glacial meltwater. Is it dangerous?

08 June 2021

What's the state of COVID today?

04 June 2021

How do all the little bugs in the gut work to help us?

03 June 2021

A new study shows that trained dogs are highly accurate at smelling COVID

03 June 2021

Combining the super sticky properties of mussels and barnacles has produced a powerful underwater glue

01 June 2021

Max Brooks is a disaster preparedness expert - who is also the author of zombie cult classic World War Z...

01 June 2021

Deep inside the old power station, monitors have been picking up increasing signs of life...

01 June 2021

A new book argues that our minds have their own version of an immune system - one that weeds out bad ideas...

01 June 2021

Matt Hancock has blamed COVID hotspots on low vaccine uptake. Is he right?