Interviews about Engineering

Interviews about engineering, civil engineering, manufacturing, jet engines, materials science and transport...

17 October 2010

Turbulence occurs in fluids and one way we often transport fluids around is in pipes. Tobias Schneider from Harvard...

17 October 2010

Meera and Dave explore how the principles of convection can be manipulated to cool down, and warm up, our buildings...

08 August 2010

We meet sprint cyclist Tyler Farrar to find out how he puts the technology, nutrition, and fitness together to try and...

08 August 2010

Geoff Brown explains how he, and his team of mechanics, maintain and repair bikes on a daily basis throughout the tour...

08 August 2010

With cyclists reaching speeds of up to 100 kilometres an hour on descents down mountains, and wanting to preserve their...

08 August 2010

The Tour de France is an annual cycle race which takes place in July throughout France and its surrounding countries....

08 August 2010

Endurance events like the Tour de France rely on strong, sturdy, yet fast equipment to win points, time and stages. So...

01 August 2010

Turning a farm into a city and then back again, is no easy feat. For the festival to run smoothly there must be...

01 August 2010

Helen Heathfield explains how festivals compare with more traditional forms of entertainment when it comes to...

20 June 2010

Lithium ion batteries are an essential part of most of our everyday lives. For each different job, you're looking...

03 May 2009

Dr. Howard Stone is looking for ways to get the most out of metals as we use them to make jet engine blades. Advances...

30 September 2007

Dr Ruth Cameron and Dr Serena Best from the Centre for Medical material at the University of Cambridge spoke to Chris...

15 July 2007

Biodiesel is one option for powering cars of the future, but another fuel we could use is hydrogen. This has the...

24 September 2006

The Naked Scientists spoke to A FUEL FOR THE FUTURE? - Professor Fraser Armstrong, Oxford University