Body

11 March 2016

Could genome engineering technology eradicate human diseases such as cystic fibrosis? And because we can does that...

11 March 2016

Nick Peel from Cancer Research UK explains how laboratory researchers are using CRISPR to delve into the secrets...

26 February 2016

A new way to find fatty arterial plaques that can rupture and cause a heart attack is unveiled by UK cardiologists...

13 February 2016

Professor Azim Surani discusses the recent global summit on genome editing held in Washington in December.

13 February 2016

Tony Perry from the University of Bath told me more about the story of CRISPR, and some of its potential applications.

08 February 2016

Kat Arney been peeking out from under her brolly to tackle another mythconception. This week, will going out with wet...

08 February 2016

New research suggests you might mis-intepret what you're reading if you're also listening to music...

08 February 2016

Moving meal times can disrupt learning and memory

08 February 2016

Two trained monkeys and a gambling task

05 February 2016

As soon as you take that first sip, caffeine begins to work it's magic but how does it make you feel awake?

05 February 2016

Caffeine is never far from the headlines; some months it's no good for us and other months it's a practically...

05 February 2016

If you drink too much caffeine, it could effect your sleep and a lack of sleep has been linked to a number of diseases...

02 February 2016

People often assume that pregnant women are suffering from 'momnesia'. But is there any evidence that having...

19 January 2016

So we've all eaten and drunk too much over Christmas, it's probably time to detox. But is it really possible?

19 January 2016

Those of us with western diets are missing some diversity in our gut bacteria. What might have caused this, and could...

19 January 2016

Scientists have discovered a unique brainwave pattern that can signal when a person has been effectively anaesthetised.

03 January 2016

With my new year hangover finally fading, this next interview from January 2015 was on my mind.

15 December 2015

The chemical flavours in e-cigarettes could be causing a condition known as 'popcorn lung,' for which the...

15 December 2015

The naked truth of life drawing is that it could make you feel much more comfortable in your own skin...

20 November 2015

As the debate intensifies over how much sugar we should eat, we ask the question on everyone's lips: Why we should...

20 November 2015

Sugar rots your teeth, but not all sugars are the same...

20 November 2015

Sugar has been shown to make us gain weight but how does the sugar we eat turn to fat? And is this different for when...

20 November 2015

After two years of sugar tax, the Mexican government canned it. But the UK is considering it... How effective would it...

17 November 2015

How much of our personal data are we sharing and should we be doing something to keep it more private?