Interviews about Earth Science

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

13 June 2010

As well as blanket football coverage, it’s been very hard to miss news about the oil leak in the Gulf of Mexico....

09 May 2010

Meera explored Grand Designs Live at London's Excel centre to find greener ways to fill your home with gadgets...

28 March 2010

Most of us are familiar with the long trails left behind by airplanes as they pass overhead. But those trails or...

28 March 2010

Adverse weather causes billions of pounds worth of damage every year. Eurotempest, a spin off from the University...

28 March 2010

Moshe Alamaro explains how it may be possible to steer hurricanes away from danger...

21 March 2010

The human population is estimated to be about 6.8 billion right now, and it’s set to grow to over 9 billion by 2040....

07 March 2010

Can nanotechnology make solar cells more efficient? We find out how tweaking a surface at the nano-scale could allow...

07 March 2010

Flexible solar cells could revolutionise the way solar cells can be used, we hear how they're made and where they...

28 February 2010

Most of the water that we use comes from reservoirs. These artificial lakes are often created by damming a river then...

28 February 2010

Richard Harding explains how the WATer and global CHange Network, WATCH, is setting about monitoring how water usage...

28 February 2010

Eugene Cloete explains how the NEPAD water initiative aims to bring together scientists working in the field of water...

21 February 2010

Meera Senthilingam explores how wind turbines can be designed to withstand the cold temperatures of Antarctica in order...

21 February 2010

Pierre Rivard explains how inflatable wind trubines could help us harness the great winds we see at high altitudes...

21 February 2010

Professor Frank Fish explains how a sculpture of a humpback whale triggered a whole new design for wind turbines...

14 February 2010

James Jackson explains how satellites can look for changes in landscapes following earthquakes. Spotting patterns in...

07 February 2010

Martin Wagner explains how his team have been looking into the release of oestrogen-like chemicals from in our mineral...

07 February 2010

Meera Senthilingam gets her hands wet and dirty this week to see how the river Cam is kept clean...

17 January 2010

We discover the geology behind the recent devastating earthquake in Haiti...

10 January 2010

"The train standing at platform mgph is the phuy-hfgjy to mmughpyhmm..." We meet a sound simulation system...

15 November 2009

The melting of the Greenland Ice Sheets is accelerating and Jonathan Bamber discusses the evidence...

15 November 2009

Dr Matt Balme dicusses the changes that sculpt the surface of Mars...

19 October 2009

This week in Science History saw the birth of Tetsuya Fujita, also known as Ted and ‘Mr Tornado’. Fujita dedicated his...

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

The processes that make mountains, plate tectonics, may also have given rise to the current ice age. Dennis Kent...