Science Features

Science articles and medical features written by scientists internationally...

04 May 2019

Each day, approximately 130 Americans die from an opioid overdose...

02 May 2019

Where did domesticated dogs come from?

02 May 2019

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

25 April 2019

Could a cancer vaccine, currently in dogs, make its way into humans?

23 April 2019

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

18 April 2019

Can gut microbes and genes do the job of weight loss surgery?

16 April 2019

Shark-cams reveal the world through a white shark's eyes for the first time...

11 April 2019

How can science clean up water?

04 April 2019

How do satellites communicate with each other?

03 April 2019

Psychedelic therapy may be our best treatment for depression. So must we lose our minds to come to our senses?

01 April 2019

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

28 March 2019

What will wheelchairs of the future be like?

26 March 2019

To get to Mars, we need to reach the Moon first. The LRO will be NASA's eye while preparing for new missions.

21 March 2019

Can we make make greener rocket fuels?

18 March 2019

Reading, playing chess or learning a new language may help to slow degeneration in Huntington's disease...

15 March 2019

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

14 March 2019

How have two and three toed sloths evolved independently of each other?

07 March 2019

What is the noise from whale-watching boats doing to the inner ears of marine mammals?

06 March 2019

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

05 March 2019

How tiny grasshoppers are helping us to understand the origins of species and how evolution works...

28 February 2019

How can better understanding how we walk help people with cerebral palsy?

28 February 2019

Why do injuries often lead to scars...

18 February 2019

Spacecraft Hayabusa2 to collect samples from asteroid Ryugu and return them to Earth...

17 February 2019

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