09 May 2017

Did a falling apple really inspire Isaac Newton's theory of gravity?

28 March 2017

How, and why, are scientists trying to engineer super heavy elements?

28 March 2017

How do stars make new elements?

28 March 2017

How do you harness the incredible power locked inside atoms?

28 March 2017

How did Rutherford split the atom, and build up the picture we still use today?

05 January 2017

When the discovery of gravitational waves hit the headlines.

05 January 2017

Kat takes on moggies in this mythconception...

02 January 2017

...and could it explain why we haven't found any evidence of life beyond Earth?

29 December 2016

Alan Calverd explains the physics of the wind section of an orchestra...

28 December 2016

Alan Calverd tells us about some interesting gold rings back in science history...

28 November 2016

Would you go to Mars? And if you did, what would it be like to live there?

28 November 2016

What do parkour athletes have in common with orang-utans?

18 November 2016

How do you navigate an empty craft through millions of miles of space?

18 November 2016

Could our navigation technology actually be getting in the way of looking where we are going?

18 November 2016

GPS is useful, but it has a number of problems, and doesn't work well inside buildings. Could a Cambridge startup...

18 November 2016

What is GPS, and how does it tell you where you are?

31 October 2016

Why does the theme from Jaws leave us quaking, and what makes the Psycho soundtrack so scary?

28 October 2016

Can we use science to make the world's most terrifying tune?

25 October 2016

Where's it going? And what's it doing? Here's a whistlestop tour of the probe...

24 October 2016

As the sun sets in Cambridge, Chris Smith steps outside the studio with Paul Fellows to examine the state of our night...

10 October 2016

Three Brits take the prize for their discoveries on abrupt changes in the properties, or phases, of ultra-thin...

27 September 2016

We've all heard of holograms that use light, but what about a sound hologram that allows you to move particles...

27 September 2016

When detecting and treating tumours, being able to visualise them is essential.

20 September 2016

What will Gaia do for the future of space research?