Interviews about Technology

Interviews about robotics, artificial intelligence, computing, communications, sensors and gadgets...

10 January 2010

Bob Carlyon explores the illusory side of our hearing...

20 December 2009

For hundreds of years composers have been creating beautiful and complex pieces of music, written to be sung by many...

29 November 2009

We get a technology update and find out why the entire borough of Swindon could soon be going wireless...

08 November 2009

We look at some refinements to IVF, controlling the environment of the embryos more carefully.

08 November 2009

We talk to Julian Norman-Taylor about In Vitro Fertilization, what it is, and when it can be used.

25 October 2009

How we could be one step closer to making our own spider-based glues...

18 October 2009

A new non-stick coating could give insects the slip, and prevent infestations...

11 October 2009

Tech expert Chris Vallance looks at the technology highlights from over the summer and investigates the effect of the...

04 October 2009

Proton therapy - a type of radiotherapy using beams of charged ions to target tumours, could avoid some of the...

13 September 2009

Diana O'Carroll brings us the highlights from this years British Science Festival...

07 September 2009

This week in science history saw, in 1984, the invention of DNA fingerprinting by Sir Alec Jeffreys. Since then, the...

06 September 2009

This week saw the launch of the Centre of the Cell, a new children orientated science center located in the heart of...

30 August 2009

There's a new method of archaeological dating in town and it doesn't involve wine or chocolate....

02 August 2009

The Naked Scientists attended the opening of the new multi-million unit at the Babraham Insititute and bumped into...

02 August 2009

Laura Soul finds out about the world of open source software and the release of a new open source operating system...

26 July 2009

Can we make materials that will end up as better rubbish? John Williams takes us through the problems of the refuse...

26 July 2009

One company is unusual in creating 'secondary liquid fuel' using only our liquid waste. Richard Kirkman tells...

26 July 2009

One option for using our waste for good is to turn it into 'Syngas' which can be used as fuel, Peter Jones...

19 July 2009

It looks as if the world of scientific papers is about to be transformed. Cell Editor, Emilie Marcus, explains:

13 July 2009

This week in science history saw, in 1867, Alfred Nobel first demonstrate dynamite in the UK, at Merstham Quarry in...

05 July 2009

Back in April, our technology correspondent Chris Vallance reported on the UK’s first Maker Faire. It’s now gone...

28 June 2009

Now, electric cars are not the only option we have for sustainable personal transport. Already, there are a number of...

28 June 2009

Electric and hybrid cars do have a bit of an image problem. Many people think they're a bit slow, a bit goody,...

28 June 2009

So far, we’ve heard that electric cars have a great deal of potential but they're held back by their weight,...