Interviews about Physics

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

14 May 2019

Dark matter might be made of axions - but what are axions, and how do we try to detect them?

14 May 2019

Dark matter might be WIMPs - weakly-interacting massive particles. But what are they? How do we detect them?

14 May 2019

We say there's five times as much dark matter as regular matter - let's think about how much that actually is.

14 May 2019

We take a look at our listener feedback...

07 May 2019

Our panel unravel the science behind common mythconceptions.

07 May 2019

We put our panel to the ultimate test. Who will win Big Brain of the Month?

23 April 2019

Beth Biller from Edinburgh's Institute of Astronomy brought something out of this world to the show

23 April 2019

The martian myth that caused a lot of confusion...

23 April 2019

How can you see planets outside our solar system? Astronomer Beth Biller explains all...

23 April 2019

Curator Sophie Goggins tells us about the odd x-ray machine to measure your shoes.

02 April 2019

How can scientists image the hearts of babies still in the womb?

02 April 2019

Electron spin-states can make computing less energy hungry...

02 April 2019

How do you get drugs through the blood brain barrier?

26 March 2019

Anti-sound windows to make our homes quieter...

26 March 2019

How do you pick one signal out a noisy place?

19 March 2019

Thanks to this new technique perishable food items now last for weeks…

12 March 2019

Here's a demo for you to try at home.

28 February 2019

An injection of nanoparticles to the retina allows mice to see infrared.

19 February 2019

Why is our planet like a drum?

19 February 2019

What could the periodic table look like in the future?

22 January 2019

How do we use science to find forgeries?

22 January 2019

How do we learn about old masterpieces without damaging them?

15 January 2019

What are these strange messages, and should we be using the A- Word!?

11 December 2018

Four more gravitational wave events were recently announced