Interviews about Earth Science

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

10 December 2019

Avalanches are hugely destructive - but some ecosystems might actually rely on them...

09 December 2019

What caused the avalanche that caught Lawrence Jones?

09 December 2019

Mountain guide Mark Diggins and avalanche professor Jim McElwaine discuss a survival story...

09 December 2019

20 years ago, Lawrence Jones was caught in an avalanche - and barely lived to tell the tale...

06 December 2019

Are we really on the road towards a carbon-neutral future, and what’s it going to take to get there?

11 November 2019

The salty, warm, alkaline conditions were perfect for membrane molecules to assemble...

29 October 2019

Some are skeptical about whether recycling even works...

08 October 2019

It's quiz time! Who will emerge victorious?

01 October 2019

A satellite launching in 2026 to measure far-infrared energy for the first time...

01 October 2019

A landmark report on the state of the world's oceans and icy regions...

23 September 2019

What have you been sending us this week!

17 September 2019

Everyone’s rate of fat burning drops with age, a study using nuclear fallout shows...

03 September 2019

Why have the Amazon fires happened, and what might be the consequences?

02 August 2019

Oil wastewater produced by oil companies has been linked to increases in earthquake magnitude in the U.S.

30 July 2019

How do we reduce the emissions released from planes every year?

30 July 2019

In the first study of its kind, the plastic in cigarette ends are stunting the growth of plants around us.

16 July 2019

How do we predict the weather?

05 July 2019

How 1 billion hectares of trees could stabilise the climate

25 June 2019

SPOILER: Mining for gold isn’t like what you see in films...

25 June 2019

While teams continue to search for gold, others are looking for something quite different; life.

25 June 2019

When you drill a hole in a mine, water from natural underground sources wants to flood in. How do you stop it?

25 June 2019

Chris Smith dives into one of the deepest gold mines in the world.

11 June 2019

Understanding climate change...