Biology


22 November 2009

We discover the health benefits of cereals rich in polysaccharides...

08 November 2009

We talk to Julian Norman-Taylor about In Vitro Fertilization, what it is, and when it can be used.

08 November 2009

Measuring changes in body temperature can give you vital hints as to when to conceive. We find out about a new...

08 November 2009

We look at some refinements to IVF, controlling the environment of the embryos more carefully.

01 November 2009

We find out about the life of a pathologist and what events we have to look forward to as part of National Pathology...

25 October 2009

David Wraith explains how we may be able to damp down Multiple Sclerosis by de-sensitizing our immune system...

25 October 2009

Professor Julie Williams and her team at Cardiff University recently discovered a pair of genes that seem to be linked...

25 October 2009

How we could be one step closer to making our own spider-based glues...

25 October 2009

This week's Kitchen Science requires no equipment - just you, your brain and your arms!

25 October 2009

Ed Wild explores how understanding our bodies immune response to huntington's disease could help develop a...

18 October 2009

Ben Valsler speaks to Laura Soul about how her body responded to her trek up to Everest Base Camp, including exerts...

18 October 2009

A new non-stick coating could give insects the slip, and prevent infestations...

11 October 2009

Richard Van Noorden reveals the winners of this years Nobel Science prizes as well as an insight into why their work...

27 September 2009

We find out what Researchers Revealed was all about and meet the host for the evening, John Tickle to find out what he...

27 September 2009

Steve McLean brings us the highlights of the newly renovated Great Northern Museum including an ancient bog body and...

27 September 2009

One of the aims of Researchers’ Night all across Europe is to put people in touch with researchers whose work could...

20 September 2009

The brand-new 'cocoon' Darwin Centre has just opened and Meera Senthilingam headed to the Natural History...

13 September 2009

Also in the news this week - an international consortium of Aphid researchers have been studying the newly decoded...

13 September 2009

Diana O'Carroll brings us the highlights from this years British Science Festival...

13 September 2009

Tony Ryan discusses how can minuscule robots deliver deliver drugs to precise location in our body...

06 September 2009

This week saw the launch of the Centre of the Cell, a new children orientated science center located in the heart of...

09 August 2009

And now for the first chapter in a new series we're introducing on the show over the summer called Chemistry in...

19 July 2009

We've now heard how you can test embryos for vital clues as to which ones are probably the healthiest and...

19 July 2009

Many people manage to get pregnant doing it nature’s way. But some people need a little bit of medical help and that’s...