Interviews with Scientists

16 October 2018

How the neolithic were masters at wielding the mystical 'dragonglass'.

10 October 2018

The order in which we acquire bacteria early in life affects the composition our gut microbiome as adults.

10 October 2018

Some bacteria are able to steal vitamin B12 from us as it passes through the small intestine.

10 October 2018

Mice raised in sterile environments are less social.

10 October 2018

A dose of antibiotics early in life may increase the risk of type 1 diabetes.

10 October 2018

Soy-derived oils are toxic for beneficial bacteria in the small intestine but not in the gut.

09 October 2018

Find out which team were our Big Brains of the Week!

09 October 2018

What is this? What’s it going to do? Why does this mission matter?

02 October 2018

Do anti-aging creams actually work?

02 October 2018

What are the products in the average make up bag actually made from?

02 October 2018

How risky are breast implants?

02 October 2018

What's the science behind being image conscious?

02 October 2018

What's the LHC ever done for us?

02 October 2018

How do you know if you've had enough sun? Scientists are working on a wearable sensor...

02 October 2018

How can we deal with the 7000 tonnes of rubbish in space?

02 October 2018

Are we grouping kids with learning difficulties in the best way?

02 October 2018

Could cutting out mutations in mitochondria be a way to treat mitochondrial disease?

25 September 2018

Can a videogame help teach people about electricity?

25 September 2018

The results of a study that reports are dubbing “one of the biggest breakthroughs yet in blood pressure genetics” have...

25 September 2018

This year's Ignobel winner discusses his work about human cannibalism...

25 September 2018

The mysterious fossils called Dickinsonia may have been revealed to be our early ancestors...

25 September 2018

Why do we have a different flu vaccine every year?

25 September 2018

And when were the first flu vaccines available in history?

25 September 2018

How does the flu virus make us ill?