Naked Africa

Naked Africa: Podcasts focusing on science and biomedical issues in Africa.

15 January 2010

This week we look into the science of hearing to reveal the genetics behind human deafness as well how the same areas...

08 January 2010

In this new series of the Naked Scientists in Africa, we bring you the latest science news from south Africa including...

18 December 2009

This week we peer down into the 'flu virus to find out how this virus is becoming resistant to the drugs we use to...

11 December 2009

This week we explore Hepatitis C to learn what this virus is, and how it attacks our body as well as look into the...

27 November 2009

This week we look into our crops and agriculture to learn how scientists are improving farming methods to meet the food...

20 November 2009

This we we explore our universe to discover how our stars and planets were formed and how satellites out in space can...

13 November 2009

This week, we look into the latest developments in the field of fertility to see how scientists are trying to improve...

06 November 2009

This week, we bring you the latest news from the world of science including the world's fastest camera and how...

30 October 2009

This week, we probe into our brain to investigate neurological diseases such as Huntiington's and Alzheimers...

23 October 2009

This week, we explore the challenges of climbing to high altitudes to see how the human body reacts to low oxygen. We...

16 October 2009

This week, we bring you the top stories from the world of science, including how insects splattered onto car...

09 October 2009

This week we bring you the latest developments in cancer research to find out how beams of protons could be used to...

02 October 2009

This week, we fly up into the sky to peer into the lives of some brainy birds. We discover how cuckoos manage to...

25 September 2009

This week we're revealing the wonders of modern medicine to learn how science and technology is hoping to keep our...

18 September 2009

This week we bring you the highlights from the British Science Festival including how scientists have been looking into...

11 September 2009

We kick off series 2 with a look at the latest science news and events of the summer. We find out how a stove has been...

04 September 2009

This week we take another look back over the past year to bring you the best bits from the series including an insight...

28 August 2009

Over the next fortnight we look back over the past year to bring you the best bits from the Naked Scientists in Africa...

21 August 2009

This week we dig deep to discover the origins of hunting and when man first started sharing meat as well as hear a...

14 August 2009

This week we're looking at the role of science in worldwide development. We'll be hearing how the attitude to...

07 August 2009

This week we bring you the highlights from the 2009 Darwin Festival to meet the man behind the Human Genome project as...

30 July 2009

We're on the case to find out what happens to our refuse. We find out about the life cycle of rubbish, how to...

24 July 2009

The latest in the science of fertility and In Vitro Fertilization feature in this week's Naked Scientists in...

17 July 2009

We seek the Science of Sight on this week's Naked Scientists in Africa, discovering how deep sea fish use clever...