Interviews about Physics

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

27 October 2014

How should you shape your nails? Physicists have been calculating the optimal frequency and shape to stop ingrown...

23 October 2014

The space age is upon us, with Virgin Galactic offering tickets to space for $250,000 but when will it become the norm?

23 October 2014

What does the future hold for travel? Check-in by robot? Transparent fuselage? Airbus tell us what's to come...

22 October 2014

Scientists have modeled and predicted a solar storm, which could have implications in protecting us against severe...

20 October 2014

Invaders are on their way to the UK - setting up home in our waterways, altering ecosystems and smothering other...

01 October 2014

Tiny sensors that harvest energy from passing cars, people or even the flow of your blood may one day be powering...

01 October 2014

Plants are hugely efficient at creating energy from sunlight. Now researchers are trying to capture sunlight to make...

01 October 2014

Scientists promise us a future where solar cells can be sprayed onto surfaces, so cars, buildings and streets could...

01 October 2014

We need to increase performance of wind and wave powered systems to better harness the potential of these free, clean...

29 September 2014

If it's highly unlikely that we'll ever be able to detect intelligent life, should we continue on in our...

26 September 2014

Planck has published data which might contradict BICEP's claimed discovery of gravity waves from the Big Bang...

25 September 2014

Can we measure the atmospheric composition of exoplanets?

23 September 2014

How do you pick the perfect spot to park on a comet?

02 September 2014

General Fusion are a company trying a combination of methods to try and create energy but their methods are...

02 September 2014

Why do we need nuclear fusion when we have renewable energy?

02 September 2014

What is nuclear fusion? Many of us might have heard the term kicked around before but do we know what it means. We...

02 September 2014

The tokamak method isn't the only way to creat fusion, scientists are trying laser fusion...

02 September 2014

The Joint European Torus initiative and what it means for the future of energy...

01 September 2014

Scientists using quasars - massive black holes - to understand the origin of light in our universe

26 August 2014

Did our closest planetary neighbour ever habour life? And how would we ever find it?

26 August 2014

Lasers are helping to create energy by using the suns rays.

25 August 2014

Most of us are born with five fingers, but how do they get there? The answer was first put forward more than 60 years...

18 August 2014

A gene that could cause a heart attack in one person, could have no effect on another. What could this mean for the...

11 August 2014

The comet chaser which has caught up with its quarry after a ten year journey.