Interviews about Biology

Interviews about genetics, ecology and evolution, insects, mammals, marine science, plants and zoology...

14 August 2019

A visit to a world leader in genome sequencing...

14 August 2019

What was Mendel really interested in?

14 August 2019

Mendel's laws were also used to support less savoury ideas...

14 August 2019

In 1900, everything changed...

14 August 2019

Genius doesn't spring from thin air...

14 August 2019

Where better to meet Mendel than a garden...

06 August 2019

How does your dog smell?

06 August 2019

How superbugs spread across Europe

30 July 2019

People with haemophilia cannot clot their blood. An new gene therapy could change that...

30 July 2019

In the first study of its kind, the plastic in cigarette ends are stunting the growth of plants around us.

30 July 2019

A global study of sharks finds that they’re in danger of being fished over a quarter of their entire habitat.

30 July 2019

Every two minutes someone in the UK is diagnosed with cancer, can a new treatment change that?

16 July 2019

How do you simulate a human heart?

16 July 2019

A giant agave plant in Cambridge is preparing to flower for the first time in 57 years!

16 July 2019

The pointing gesture comes from us trying to reach out and touch something.

09 July 2019

What makes the best excuse?

08 July 2019

When is the best time to fit pregnancy into a busy lab schedule?

08 July 2019

Protein sequences from freshwater molluscs solves and archaeological riddle...

08 July 2019

Adaptive optics is enabling scientists to see individual blood cells moving in the retina...

08 July 2019

European beewolves paralyse their prey and use nitric oxide gas to keep the corpse fresh...

08 July 2019

A monkey with a missing primary visual cortex can still see... but how?

05 July 2019

Do plants have consciousness?

02 July 2019

Meet the creatures locked in a sonic arms race...

02 July 2019

You've got to be impressed by bar-headed geese...