Interviews about Physics

Interviews about cosmology, astrophysics, electricity, energy, forces, gravity, light and maths...

10 December 2019

A Hungarian team claim to have found a new fundamental particle and force - but many are skeptical...

10 December 2019

Lawrence Jones is stuck beneath ten feet of snow. How can his friends find him in time?

09 December 2019

What caused the avalanche that caught Lawrence Jones?

09 December 2019

Mountain guide Mark Diggins and avalanche professor Jim McElwaine discuss a survival story...

06 December 2019

Are we really on the road towards a carbon-neutral future, and what’s it going to take to get there?

03 December 2019

A cardiologist, physicist, immunologist and wine expert, and geneticist and dietitian take on your questions.

19 November 2019

Meet the material that turns into a solid when pushed...

19 November 2019

And why, apart from being super-strong, bamboo also have some interesting thermal properties...

18 November 2019

Custard powder is very flammable, and we prove it...

18 November 2019

Using ultrasound to move a tiny illuminated ball pixel creates a 3D visual effect...

18 November 2019

As good as silicon, but a fraction of the weight and price...

12 November 2019

So why do hearing tests routinely omit them?

30 October 2019

How do UK universities treat their early-career group leaders?

29 October 2019

It converts carbon dioxide into syngas, and could help with climate change...

22 October 2019

How do you make a nano-guitar?

15 October 2019

We chat to xkcd author Randall Monroe!

15 October 2019

What was the 2019 Nobel Prize for Physics all about?

01 October 2019

What is Jessica Meir getting up to in orbit?

01 October 2019

A satellite launching in 2026 to measure far-infrared energy for the first time...

24 September 2019

What makes stained glass stained?

24 September 2019

What is the stuff in our windows?

17 September 2019

And how do we keep modern technologies secure today?

17 September 2019

Back with Elizabeth Bruton at the Science Museum in London…

17 September 2019

Numberphile's James Grime explains...