Interviews about Earth Science

Interviews about geology, palaeontology, archaeology, atmospheric science, climate, climate change and meteorology...

13 October 2020

David Attenborough calls it his "witness statement". We speak to the executive producer...

29 September 2020

What difference would a plant based diet make to our climate change gas emissions?

29 September 2020

After hundreds of elephants died suddenly in Botswana, poisoning by toxic algal blooms appears to be the cause...

29 September 2020

Drivers don't drive them they way they do in the test centre...

22 September 2020

Thanks to hotter summers in the Arctic, a huge calving event has shrunk its largest remaining ice shelf...

15 September 2020

Chris Smith speaks to climate scientist Ella Gilbert about climate science in the news this week...

01 September 2020

When it comes to the origins of COVID, there are still lots of unknowns. But we can be sure of a sequel...

25 August 2020

What does climate change mean for butterflies in the UK?

25 August 2020

We took a turn around Cambridge University Botanic Garden's climate change and plants trail...

25 August 2020

With changing temperature and rainfall patterns predicted, how might our green spaces have to adapt in future?

19 August 2020

Meet the ancient bird found hidden under the Siberian permafrost...

11 August 2020

This week's programme is sponsored by Ripple Energy - creating the world's first coop-owned wind farm...

04 August 2020

Where on Earth can you get the best view of the heavens?

20 July 2020

A lack of infrastructure means England is not prepared for future climate change-induced droughts

07 July 2020

Tree plantations aren't necessarily good for the environment...

30 June 2020

Saving the planet means leaving fossil fuels in the ground. So what happens to fossil fuel companies?

30 June 2020

What ideas for a green recovery might be effective, and what are less promising?

30 June 2020

One country that’s ahead of most in the fight against climate change is Sweden...

30 June 2020

A recent report to the UK government sets out some options for a green economic recovery...

30 June 2020

Global carbon emissions dropped by 17% at the peak of the lockdown - but are going right back up again...

16 June 2020

How do we study the layers of the earth?

16 June 2020

High temperatures and geomagnetism...

16 June 2020

How did we learn about the mantle and crust?

16 June 2020

Using radar to uncover a Roman city ...