Interviews about Biology

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

02 December 2011

How heading footballs could lead to brain injuries, a new target for drugs against Malaria and more evidence for the...

27 November 2011

Changhuei Yang explains his design for a lensless microscope...

27 November 2011

We explore how invasive plant species can affect landscapes and indigenous wildlife...

27 November 2011

Abigail Woodfin discusses the uses of confocal microscopy in dynamic viewing of bodily functions...

25 November 2011

Lenses displaying emails before your eyes, flowing materials, stress on the mind and a night flowering orchid...

13 November 2011

A new biotechnology company called Medicago have developed a technique for quickly and cheaply producing vaccines using...

11 November 2011

With parasitic males and glowing lures to catch their dinner, female angler fish are the undisputed queens of the deep.

11 November 2011

The jellyfish that made rabbits glow green and revolutionised science features in our list of the top 5 ocean light-...

11 November 2011

In our rundown of top ocean light-makers, the cute bobtail makes an appearance before disappearing before your very...

11 November 2011

Another of our top ocean light-makers is the clusterwink snail that glows like a light bulb to scare off predators.

11 November 2011

A surreal nighttime phenomenon that's puzzled mariners for centuries was recently spotted from space.

10 November 2011

Underwater photographer Brian Skerry picks an intelligent ocean hunter for his critter of the month.

06 November 2011

Professor Chris Marshall discusses research on the Ras pathway and his hopes for personalised medicine making it to the...

06 November 2011

Madhusudan Srinivasan discusses a new target for cancer drugs - blocking the repair of DNA...

04 November 2011

This week's NewsFlash explores how smoking could pave the way for cocaine use, how our skin sees sunlight in order...

30 October 2011

Simon Waddington explains how you could use gene therapy to treat certain disorders as early as in the womb...

30 October 2011

You’ll remember, in the film Jurassic Park scientists manage to reconstruct dinosaurs from DNA preserved for tens of...

30 October 2011

Kathy High explains how changing the expression of genes can help treat diseases such as Haemophilia...

30 October 2011

Rob MacLaren explores how we can manipulate genes to restore vision in patients with inherited blindness...

30 October 2011

Maria Limberis explores how respiratory disorders such as Cystic Fibrosis can be targeted by gene therapy...

30 October 2011

Iain McNeish discusses how adenoviruses could be used to find and kill cancerous cells within the body...

30 October 2011

Haemophilia is a disorder of blood clotting factors, leading to excessive bleeding in patients. To find out what it...

21 October 2011

The opening of the World's first spaceport, improving IVF success with genetic screening, New hope for a Malaria...

16 October 2011

Emily Seward takes you on a trip to find leaf miners...and they appear to be everywhere.