Interviews about Earth Science

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

19 January 2016

Where do winter, spring, summer and autumn come from?

14 December 2015

Just how badly damaged is the earth beneath our feet? And why is it we're only beginning to do something about it...

14 December 2015

We need to change the way we farm our foods but with a growing population, how will we do it?

08 December 2015

The 21st Conference of the Parties is gathering in Paris to discuss climate change but what can they do to save our...

08 December 2015

How much of climate change is an individual's responsability and what can we do?

08 December 2015

Mythconception: "Red sky at night, shepherds delight, red sky in the morning, shepherds warning"

30 November 2015

When the water rises, what can we do about it? Can we escape or do we need to learn to live with it?

30 November 2015

When your home is flooded what are the risks, and why are developing countries hit harder and more often?

30 November 2015

How do we know which areas will be hit worse in heavy rainfall? Cutting edge computing can give us a glimpse of the...

30 November 2015

How much can we trust forecasters, and how far ahead can they predict the weather with accuracy?

30 November 2015

What really killed the dinosaurs? Research this week has poured cold water on one of the leading theories...

17 November 2015

Water on the earth is easy to spot but there is also a lot beneath the surface and some of this is very very old.

09 November 2015

A forest fire of enormous proportions is devastating the people and biodiversity of Indonesia.

02 November 2015

The loss of megafauna and their poo are starving the world's oceans of nutrients like phosphorus...

02 November 2015

London is facing fines of £300 million per year for illegally polluting the air. What are the authorities doing to...

27 October 2015

Should we travel to Mars to establish another base for humanity and give ourselves more chances for survival?

19 October 2015

What would day-to-day life actually be like in a Mars settlement?

12 October 2015

Cosmic radiation can be deadly, especially if a solar storm hits. How can we protect astronauts once they leave the...

14 September 2015

If our climate continues to warm, will ocean circulation change? And what effect will this have on the future of our...

14 September 2015

Have oceans circulated differently before, and what happened then?

14 September 2015

What controls how water in the oceans moves, and how is this linked to climate?

14 September 2015

The climate’s been changing for millions of years. How do we know, and why should we worry now?

07 September 2015

Pupils will soon be sending mini-computers up onto the borders of space to collect data for their own analysis...

25 August 2015

Our solar system formed 4.6 billion years ago, but how did this happen?