Interviews about Physics

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

18 December 2012

We find out how microphones capture sound by asking Naked Scientist Dave Ansell if he could build one from scratch, and...

25 November 2012

The ISIS neutron source is used by a wide range of researchers to understand the properties of materials, and find out...

25 November 2012

What can neutrons tell us? And how can you study them? Martyn Bull takes Naked Scientist Ben Valsler on a tour of...

21 October 2012

Stand Up Maths and the Festival of the Spoken Nerd

21 October 2012

We put mathematician Matt to the test and ask him to predict the last digit of listeners shopping product barcodes!

23 September 2012

This year's IgNobel Prizes saw the physics award going to Ray Goldstein and colleagues, for understanding the...

23 September 2012

In this week's NewsFlash, we find a new, neurological cause for overeating, a fast and cheap paper-based test for...

09 September 2012

How can flooded mineshafts beneath our cities be used to heat our homes? Diarmid Campbell talks about a pilot scheme in...

09 September 2012

Scientists at CERN are pretty sure they've found the Higgs boson, so what happens now?

21 August 2012

Aman Dhir explains how his team are taking to the road to help people see the value of hydrogen transportation in their...

21 August 2012

Angela Murray explains how bacteria are being used to make catalysts for hydrogen fuel cells...

17 August 2012

In an update from the Royal Astronomical Society, we hear how Dawn, currently orbiting Vesta, will depart for a new...

31 July 2012

When it comes to technology and the use of technology in sports, there's one sporting event that’s miles ahead....

20 July 2012

Military developments have taken the jet engine in a new direction. Short Take Off and Vertical Landing (STOVL)...

20 July 2012

World War Two saw huge developments in aero engines, from the Merlin that powered the Hurricanes and Spitfires deployed...

20 July 2012

From the efforts that preceded the Wright brother's official first sustained heavier-than-air-flight, through to...