Interviews with Scientists

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

10 August 2008

The ExoMars rover will be heading off to explore new territory, but will the future of Mars missions be manned or...

10 August 2008

The James Webb Space Telescope will be fired into deep space, where it will cool to close to absolute zero in order to...

10 August 2008

Dr Carol Haswell gives Meera Senthilingam a lesson in planet spotting, using techniques known as Winks, Wobbles and...

10 August 2008

It takes an astronomical effort to feed all of the Olympic athletes, so how do they manage? Madeleine Genner spoke to...

03 August 2008

A bit of history about Queens' college

03 August 2008

Our first passenger, Beverley Glover from Queens' College talks about the hot world of flowers.

03 August 2008

The history of King's College

03 August 2008

Carbon sequestration may be our best bet to offset the tonnes of carbon we pump into the atmosphere each year....

03 August 2008

The history of Clare College

03 August 2008

Hallucinations and delusions resulting from schizophrenia are scientifically fascinating, but poorly understood and...

03 August 2008

Trinity Hall's history

03 August 2008

Enzymes are the "amazing chemical machines" that make reactions happen billions of times faster than they...

03 August 2008

The history of Trinity and the Wren Library

03 August 2008

Astronomer Royal Professor Lord Martin Rees tells us about Earth, the Universe and Everything - from the Big Bang to...

03 August 2008

St John's College and the Bridge of Sighs

27 July 2008

An animatronic tongue created by scientists at the University of Sheffield could help us understand how speech is...

20 July 2008

Scientists have been tying electronic tags to jellyfish, in order to study turtles! We spoke to Jon Houghton from Queen...

20 July 2008

Dr Harren Jhoti founded Astex Therapeutics in 1999. We chatted to him to find out what happens in the process of...

20 July 2008

Melanie McCullagh from Biotica tells us how they are fighting diseases using chemicals found in bacteria.

13 July 2008

Could an Anaconda be the best way to extract power from waves? Possibly not the snake itself, but it's namesake...

13 July 2008

We’ve seen the news stories in previous Olympic tournaments where athletes have been caught using performance enhancing...

13 July 2008

How are sport officials cracking down on athletes using the wide range of drugs available to boost their performance,...

13 July 2008

Another method often used by athletes to reach their peak performance is to use the best equipment or clothing on the...

06 July 2008

What is jet-lag, and how can we reset the body clock to avoid it?