Technology


25 May 2008

Meera goes to visit Martin Towner at the Planetary and Space Sciences Research Institute at the Open University to...

04 May 2008

Meera looks into the latest internet phenomenon, Twitter.

04 May 2008

Meet Probo the robot designed to keep sick children occupied in hospital.

27 April 2008

How can we be sure that when we buy jewellery it is the real deal? To find out, Meera went to pay a visit to the...

27 April 2008

You may have heard of using diamonds to cut glass or harden drill bits, but lasers? Scalpels? Chris Wort joins us from...

20 April 2008

So how else can we generate electricity at home? Well Elaine Ball is from Baxi Group – and they’ve developed a...

20 April 2008

Is it possible to build houses that produce more energy than they use? ZEDFactory aim to produce developments which are...

20 April 2008

Solar panels seem to be turning up on rooftops all over the place, but are they really worth using? You may be...

13 April 2008

Is the sun responsible for our warming climate? Have we been blaming carbon dioxide, when our own sun is the guilty...

13 April 2008

Here's a question: The universe is a big place and if you only have a small number of telescopes with which to...

06 April 2008

Finding local live music and song writing under pressure are our tech topics with Chris Vallance this week...

06 April 2008

Conversations with robots and hands-on highlights from the Edinburgh Science festival...

30 March 2008

Some bacteria live inside us, some live in freezing cold environments, others near the blistering heat of volcanoes in...

30 March 2008

Could satellite images of the surface of the sea tell us when and where to expect deadly outbreaks of Cholera?

16 March 2008

Fancy a Holiday in Space? If you can afford it, it could be possible very soon...

09 March 2008

We're joined by Rick Fienburg from Sky and Telescope magazine, with news about the night sky...

25 February 2008

The human voice is a versatile tool, and changes dramatically throughout life. David Howard studies the voice...

25 February 2008

How does your brain respond to music? Meera spoke to Professor Daniel Levitin...

24 February 2008

Is that file you deleted really gone? Could someone retrieve your passwords from an old hard disk? We ask Graham Henley...

17 February 2008

A few weeks ago, we reported on the breakthrough where scientists in America had been able to build a beating heart in...

10 February 2008

Could we generate electricity from the energy we waste while walking? Professor Max Donelan has developed a way to...