Interviews about Biology

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

08 November 2019

The results are in. Did you guess right?

08 November 2019

Getting DNA out of water is an extremely useful tool for wildlife conversation...

08 November 2019

Supposedly geneticists can use the water from a fishtank to determine the fish it used to contain. Is it true?

30 October 2019

How do UK universities treat their early-career group leaders?

30 October 2019

What's the rate at which new genetic changes emerge in sperms and eggs?

30 October 2019

A study on birds confirms that the way in which information is presented is key to effective education...

30 October 2019

Flies with the “yellow” gene aren’t very lucky in love, and it's not down to behaviour...

30 October 2019

Why tasty treats are more tricky to resist after a sleepless night...

29 October 2019

As droughts get more common thanks to climate change, this spray-on chemical could protect crops...

29 October 2019

It converts carbon dioxide into syngas, and could help with climate change...

29 October 2019

EIDD-2018 mimics the genetic code of the flu virus, and might work better than Tamiflu...

15 October 2019

Whales whisper to their babies - cute or what?

15 October 2019

What was the 2019 Nobel Prize for Physiology or Medicine all about?

15 October 2019

Growing cancers in a dish to find out if chemotherapy will work for you...

14 October 2019

We've been talking about the UK Biobank's genome sequencing project - now it's time to take the edge off...

14 October 2019

What's the point of paying millions for whole genome data? One example - detecting breast cancer...

14 October 2019

How you check through billions of data points for mistakes?

14 October 2019

How do you photograph a molecule of DNA?

14 October 2019

Why do they have half a million people's DNA?

08 October 2019

It's quiz time! Who will emerge victorious?

08 October 2019

Adam introduces the team answering your questions...

01 October 2019

What is Jessica Meir getting up to in orbit?

01 October 2019

Microfluidic culture and a retinal pigment epithelium produce a retinal organoid

01 October 2019

Male bees resort to chemicals to blind females and reduce sexual competition...