Interviews about Earth Science

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

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...

01 December 2020

How did early humans get across the world?

01 December 2020

New excavations have emerged in Pompeii archeological park...

01 December 2020

How do volcanoes and earthquakes occur?

17 November 2020

With widespread climate and environmental changes, we might expect more people on the move...

17 November 2020

Indonesia are moving to a new capital city - but what of Jakarta's 10 million inhabitants?

17 November 2020

More people are on the move nowadays than ever before. A migration expert explains why...

10 November 2020

How do storms emerge?

10 November 2020

How do the oceans move?

10 November 2020

What will the Earth look like in millions of years?

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?