Interviews about Physics

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

11 April 2016

A look back at one of the world's greatest mathematicians.

11 April 2016

A team have created a new form of personalised medicine, which could mean correct doses of drugs for transplant...

29 March 2016

Europe's Galileo will soon be operational, providing us with much more accurate navigation but why do we need it?

24 March 2016

One way to create artificial intelligence is to copy the brain...

24 March 2016

...and it's hiding in plain site. But where?

20 March 2016

NASA plans to set fire to a space station, simply to find out what will happen.

15 March 2016

What makes Cambridge Science Festival so special?

15 March 2016

It's time to test the scientists' general science knowledge with a round of fact or fiction.

15 March 2016

How can scientists become great communicators? FameLab can help.

15 March 2016

How much can helium actually lift? Could it lift a giant hose into space?

15 March 2016

Energy transportation is far from ideal and lots is lost along the way, how can a levitating superconductor help change...

07 March 2016

Kat dispels the myth that our feline friends are indestructible when it comes to falling...

26 February 2016

Einstein predicted gravitational waves a century ago with the publication of his theory of general relativity. But what...

26 February 2016

LIGO directly detected gravitational waves for the first time, but how did they do it?

26 February 2016

There's been a lot of excitement surrounding the discovery but how does this fit within our wider ideas about...

26 February 2016

Back in 2013, BICEP claimed to have detected gravitational waves, but the discovery has since been disputed....

26 February 2016

Gravitational waves made a big splash around the world but why has their detection revolutionised astronomy and physics?

23 February 2016

All processes give off waste energy and more and more technology is being developed that harnesses that energy in a...

19 February 2016

Everyone is talking about how great the discovery is but does it have any applications?

19 February 2016

In 2013, BICEP annouced they had found gravitational waves. How are these different to what LIGO have found?

19 February 2016

Given that these gravitational waves only distort spacetime by less than the width of a proton, how did were they...

19 February 2016

Last September, LIGO found a blip on their radars, which they later verified were gravitational waves, but where did...

19 February 2016

Scientists annouced the detection of these elusive ripples in spacetime but what are they? And why has it taken so long...

15 February 2016

Do men really have more partners than women, and why are we having less sex than ever?