Science Features

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

29 November 2018

At first glance, it almost sounds crazy. Can we really take carbon dioxide emissions from an industrial plant and store...

27 November 2018

A brief(ish) summary of my internship with the Naked Scientists...

27 November 2018

A trainee clinical geneticist talks to a mother whose child suffered from a genetic disease...

23 November 2018

Video games that are specifically designed to test and improve children’s social and emotional skills could enable...

22 November 2018

Are you a PhD student from Cambridge University? Fancy joining our team?

16 November 2018

A new type of use-by label for milk bottles that decomposes as the liquid inside goes sour could appear on UK...

15 November 2018

Recent intern Tamsin Bell talks about her time working with the Naked Scientists. Have a read to find out what she got...

13 November 2018

The age of fossil fuel dependency is over and we need to find new ways to power our energetically demanding lives....

11 November 2018

How drones and AI are helping to track endangered species and threatened marine habitats...

08 November 2018

Smartphone apps and genetic studies are teaming up to fight childhood obesity.

01 November 2018

A significant amount of the single-use plastics that we use ends up in our oceans.

01 November 2018

How do you assist a shark in the birthing process...

30 October 2018

We count down the top five creepiest pieces of research from the white coats.

16 October 2018

The story of how shipwrecked sailors joined local clans and communities in Southern Africa...

11 October 2018

Thousands of soiled nappies that were destined to clog Italian landfill sites or incinerators are being redirected to a...

09 October 2018

3D printers are becoming popular in a number of industries, as well as with hobbyists. If you've got a computer...

04 October 2018

Miners could soon be scouring mounds of industrial waste to extract rare metals that are needed for products such as...

27 September 2018

Earthworms and tiny water fleas could help deliver clean water to billions of people

20 September 2018

Scientists have discovered that a single severe head injury can lead to dementia

17 September 2018

What would it be like if the Naked Scientists visited your school?

13 September 2018

Decision-making is part of daily life but in many situations, from deciding whether to hit the snooze button on your...

11 September 2018

Marika Ottman is an Aerospace Engineering student at Virginia Tech, in the United States. She completed a summer...

06 September 2018

Prof. Sarkar believes that many of the results supporting the existence of dark energy may be affected by confirmation...

30 August 2018

How mammals survived, thrived, and became dominant across the planet...