Life

Articles about human life, archaeology, anthropology, palaeoanthropology, philosophy and history of science...

23 December 2019

You are free to choose what you eat, but you are not free of the consequences

05 November 2019

The team get inside the industry, and hear about and test-drive the latest top video games releases...

23 October 2019

Data science; a profession, a discipline? But what actually is it

21 October 2019

Planning to get in shape with a diet? Research suggests this can actually make matters worse...

18 October 2019

People raised in cities, with less animal contact and a narrow range of microbial exposures, are more prone to health...

22 September 2019

An insight into my 8-week internship with the Naked Scientists.

04 September 2019

Not everybody thinks harassment is a bad thing - here's the who, the why, and the what to do about it

28 August 2019

‘Reverse fridges’ and insulated walls – how to make a house carbon neutral...

20 August 2019

"So you're building radios?"

14 August 2019

Excerpt from Rule Makers, Rule Breakers: How Tight and Loose Cultures Wire Our World

30 July 2019

Why eschewing tech may be good for mental well-being...

26 July 2019

“The naked what?!”

19 July 2019

Is our reality a computer simulation?

11 June 2019

The Voice of This Stone

02 May 2019

Chemist Jenny Gracie shares what she learned over 8 weeks with the Naked Scientists...

23 April 2019

Individual differences and interpreting online behaviour: harassment or over-sensitivity?

01 April 2019

Our food security and biodiversity are under threat from invasive alien species

15 March 2019

Internship with Naked Scientists a chance of a lifetime for Australian researcher

06 March 2019

Many women have contributed to the periodic table and understanding chemical elements... But can you name any?

17 February 2019

After hearing about The Naked Scientist Internship, I knew I wanted to give it a go...

09 February 2019

Although fully clothed the steep learning curve often had me feeling ‘nakedly’ exposed…

02 February 2019

So what happens When East Meets West?

14 January 2019

It's something we do every day, but most of us don't think twice about it...

06 December 2018

People tend to favour relatives over non-relatives. But is this a product of culture or a part of human nature?