Interviews about Earth Science

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

25 May 2021

A report from charity Greenpeace has found that much of the UK's plastic waste gets exported and dumped...

11 May 2021

Tiny pieces of plastic are present even in the ice of "pristine" glaciers...

04 May 2021

New targets in the UK, US, and more - but a climate scientist questions whether 'net zero' is helping...

27 April 2021

What should you do with old textiles?

27 April 2021

Are we taking enough care of our water?

27 April 2021

Bacteria that can turn mine waste into copper metal might be the answer to a looming copper crisis...

06 April 2021

As Bitcoin gets more valuable, mining becomes more profitable - which takes huge amounts of electricity...

23 March 2021

Keeping safe ancient structures

23 March 2021

What different factors lead to earthquake damage?

23 March 2021

What happens under the ground in an earthquake?

23 March 2021

Striking research on lightning's role in the start of life on Earth

16 March 2021

Growing cannabis indoors, at scale, in the USA is producing large amounts of greenhouse gas emissions

15 March 2021

Surprising results using radiocarbon dating upset the established timeline of the early ancient Egyptians

15 March 2021

How might ancient Nubians have gotten their hands on antibiotics, and why does it make bones glow?

09 March 2021

What goes into making a big beautiful nature show?

23 February 2021

Mysterious structures, discovered a century ago near Abydos, have turned out to be a huge brewing operation...

23 February 2021

Scientists have connected several massive prehistoric events to a weakening of Earth's magnetic field...

22 February 2021

Archaeological detective work to find a city of ancient Egypt

18 January 2021

Some clothing might be cheap, but the environment is paying the price

12 January 2021

2020 saw some of the most extreme weather events ever recorded. What's going to happen in 2021?

18 December 2020

What are the pros, and cons, of deep sea mining?

15 December 2020

How much carbon is in a crisp? Thanks to new fertiliser technology, it could be a lot less...

15 December 2020

Humanity has crossed a milestone this year: manmade materials now outweigh all life on Earth...