NewsFLASH

Science news round-up, from the Naked Scientists...

02 February 2009

On this week's NewsFlash we find out how fingerprints help you feel fine detail, discover the smallest letters...

26 January 2009

This week, how gut bugs tell the story of our ancestors' migration into Australia and beyond, how RNA housekeeping...

18 January 2009

This week, we find out why you should measure your broker's fingers before handing over any cash, discover a whole...

12 January 2009

This week's NewsFlash brings us stories of Mosquito love song duets, chemicals that control the spread of cancer...

22 December 2008

On this festive NewsFlash we bring you the latest hot Science news, as well as some of the top news stories from 2008....

15 December 2008

On this week's NewsFlash, we find out why some people are genetically pre-disposed to AIDS, how the giardia bug...

08 December 2008

In this week's NewsFlash, how we hear how seashells have inspired tough new ceramics, uncover a signal that links...

24 November 2008

In this week's News Flash we hear how lasers might replace X-rays as a way to see inside the body, Why poor...

17 November 2008

In this week's NewsFlash, we discover a new 'cure' for hayfever and why happy music could make your...

10 November 2008

In this week's Naked Scientists' News Flash - How a rock commonly found in the Earth's crust can capture...

03 November 2008

This week, we discover how the 2004 Boxing Day Tsunami is the latest in a history of tsunamis in that area, why...

27 October 2008

This week, how researchers are making brain-washing a reality, stripping x-rays from sticky tape, and sniffing rotten...

20 October 2008

Pitting one alien against another may be the way to fight an invasion, especially if the alien is Japanese Knot Weed -...

13 October 2008

A safer way to test for Down's Syndrome and how sponge-swallowing could reveal oesophageal cancer feature in this...

06 October 2008

Using your own red blood cells as a Trojan horse to sneak-in chemicals which boost the power of body scans, the spread...

29 September 2008

Gene therapy for blindness, more efficient engines, extinct tortoises and the numeracy of bees all make an appearance...

22 September 2008

In the NewsFlash this week, we discover the stem cells that allow muscle to grow and recover and progenitor cells which...

15 September 2008

In the very first Naked Scientists News Flash, we find out how unmanned spy-planes can speed up medical diagnoses in...