Interviews with Scientists

Interviews about medicine, science, technology and engineering with scientists and researchers internationally...

16 February 2021

What is a COVID variant, and how could they affect COVID vaccines?

16 February 2021

Explaining the method of the Oxford/AstraZeneca vaccine

16 February 2021

What does "efficacy" actually mean and how is it calculated from trial data?

16 February 2021

Explaining the principles of vaccination

16 February 2021

Searching for a more environmentally-friendly way to look for oil and gas

16 February 2021

Are dogs as smart as we like to think, and dolphins wearing lipstick...

16 February 2021

Inheriting a vulnerability to depression from father to offspring in mice via RNA in sperm

16 February 2021

New data from around the UK could help us catch more cases

12 February 2021

How does haemorrhage hurt?

11 February 2021

is the mobile version of Little Nightmares fun to play?

11 February 2021

Xbox change their mind about price increases, and make record profits.

11 February 2021

What's going on with GameStop shares?

09 February 2021

Is George Church's DIY vaccine a good idea? Bioethicist Arthur Caplan disagrees...

09 February 2021

Geneticist George Church took a COVID vaccine back in May. Has it succeeded?

09 February 2021

Self-experimentation still happens today - and biohackers like Josiah Zayner are pushing its limits...

09 February 2021

Throughout recorded history, scientists have made themselves their own test subjects. How - and why?

09 February 2021

Wombats make the most unusually-shaped poo. How do they do it? Their intestines have revealed the secret...

09 February 2021

The United Arab Emirates' first space mission has just arrived in orbit around the red planet...

09 February 2021

US researchers have pinpointed a region of the genetic code that can control the immune response to sepsis...

09 February 2021

Einsteinium is rare and short-lived. This week, chemists managed to capture it...

09 February 2021

Immunologist Peter Openshaw weighs in on vaccine mixing and spacing the doses...

05 February 2021

What's really going on when something smells fishy?

02 February 2021

Do we need nuclear power? We look at both sides of the argument...

02 February 2021

A snapshot of how much power is used in the UK, and where it comes from.