Interviews about Technology

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

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...

13 April 2008

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

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

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

25 February 2008

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

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...

10 February 2008

This week, Mark Peplow comes in to tell us about the moves towards holographic 3D TV, how it could take years to pay...

10 February 2008

Prostate cancer is the most common form of cancer for men in the UK, and now researchers at the Institute of Cancer...

10 February 2008

In the world of technology this week, copyright infringement on the "virtual" high seas as Pirate Bay goes to...

27 January 2008

We find out about a revolutionary new way to diagnose our winter bugs in two hours rather than two weeks. It’s going to...

27 January 2008

The new standard in black has been discovered! Researchers at Rensselaer Polytechnic have developed a material using...

20 January 2008

Volcanic lava could offer a solution to storing excess carbon - by turning it into rock! We spoke to Dr Pete McGrail,...

20 January 2008

Could the ocean provide a good 'sink' for carbon dioxide? We invited Margaret Leinen, from Climos, and Dr...

20 January 2008

Could we trap carbon in dis-used coal mines? Meera spoke to Prof. Peter Styles about how not only could we lock away...