Interviews with Scientists

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

20 August 2019

Skin is one of our most important - and largest - organs. But sometimes it's in the firing line...

20 August 2019

It's advised to do 10,000 steps a day - that's 3.65 million steps every year and our hips are taking the hit.

20 August 2019

Meet the scientist cutting down infections from catheters...

20 August 2019

What are dental implants made from? And how are they made?

20 August 2019

We received this brilliant question from listener Alistair...

20 August 2019

Something ten times the size of the Earth slammed into the gas giant in early history, changing Jupiter's core

20 August 2019

Kary Mullis died earlier this month. We remember his innovative work that changed the world of genetics.

20 August 2019

What works, when it comes to anti-loneliness strategies?

20 August 2019

As we get older, our muscles and joints start to stiffen. New research reveals the same is true for our brain.

20 August 2019

Nature is full of surprises, and this week’s no exception! Eleanor Drinkwater from York University explains...

20 August 2019

Why pancreatic cancer is so aggressive? New research from Sydney's Garvan Institute might be able to stop it.

20 August 2019

Are being anxious and being lonely linked?

20 August 2019

What's going on in the brain when we're chatting to someone else?

20 August 2019

Does being lonely have an impact on physical and psychological health?

20 August 2019

How many of us are lonely?

20 August 2019

We're picking apart some of the latest neuroscience news...

14 August 2019

Three scientists sit down to drink and debate...

14 August 2019

A visit to a world leader in genome sequencing...

14 August 2019

What was Mendel really interested in?

14 August 2019

Mendel's laws were also used to support less savoury ideas...

14 August 2019

In 1900, everything changed...

14 August 2019

Genius doesn't spring from thin air...

14 August 2019

Where better to meet Mendel than a garden...

13 August 2019

Who's behind the brainy panel this week?