Interviews about Biology

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

06 December 2009

Joe Grove discusses the sneaky ways the Hepatitis C virus evades our immune system...

01 December 2009

It's often said that someone can move you with the words they use. Now scientists have shown that this really is...

22 November 2009

Bushfires can ruin a wine when smoke chemicals penetrate the grapevine. But now Adelaide-based scientists may have come...

22 November 2009

We learn how to monitor plants using conveyor belts in one of the world's biggest greenhouses, plus how scientists...

22 November 2009

We find out about one of the world's few degrees where drinking and making wine are the main things on the agenda...

22 November 2009

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

22 November 2009

Jan Arthur discusses how her team find new viruses by analysing faecal samples...

22 November 2009

Tim Sutton is grappling with the problem of too much Boron in Southern Australia...

22 November 2009

We discover how the timing of a grape killing itself, is the secret to a producing a good wine...

16 November 2009

This week in science history saw, in 1999, the death of Daniel Nathans, microbiologist and co-winner of the 1978 Nobel...

08 November 2009

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

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

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

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

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

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

25 October 2009

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

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

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

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...