Podcast Archive

Classic science podcast strands produced by the Naked Scientists.


11 February 2012

Naked Oceans takes a look around the lush world of seagrasses. We find out how diversity of critters, big and small,...

06 February 2012

In this NewsFlash - How regions of the brain may “catch” Alzheimer’s from each other, why a new microscopy technique...

30 January 2012

In this NewsFlash, how induced stem cells help us to understand Alzheimer's disease, while embryonic stem cells...

23 January 2012

This month, we step inside to explore what, and who, it takes to run the synchrotron. We meet the people that keep the...

23 January 2012

In this NewsFlash we hear how modified e. coli could make seaweed a source for biofuels, find out why losing sleep can...

16 January 2012

In this NewsFlash, we discuss the scientific research that can't be published - a "recipe" for an H5N1...

11 January 2012

Exploring a new generation of conservation areas designed to protect seabirds around the globe. And we encounter the...

09 January 2012

In this Naked Scientists NewsFlash, we hear about the new spacecraft in orbit around the moon, an implant that can...

19 December 2011

In this NewsFlash, we hear how the reality of Finding Nemo might be Not Finding Nemo, as a new survey looks at just how...

12 December 2011

In this NewsFlash, how cancer cells spread to new areas, the discovery that ancient man built anti-insect beds, and...

11 December 2011

Naked Oceans gets festive this month with a seasonal guide to ocean-friendly gifts. Featuring sustainable fishy pets,...

05 December 2011

This month, we celebrate the international year of chemistry by exploring the wide range of chemical discoveries and...

05 December 2011

In this Naked Scientists NewsFlash, we hear how the Voyager missions can now detect radiation given out by the birth of...

28 November 2011

This week, we learn how nerve cells can be transplanted to correct metabolic disorders, investigate the long terms...

21 November 2011

Neutrinos, Neuroscientists and Nutrition fill up this week's Naked Scientists NewsFlash!& We'll hear how...

14 November 2011

In this Naked Scientists NewsFlash, a new fat-busting injectible that selectively destroys adipose, evidence that only...

11 November 2011

Fire and water don't normally mix but the ocean is full of living things that put on& & stunning firework...

07 November 2011

In this NewsFlash, we get the latest from the National Cancer Research Institute's conference in Liverpool, find...

31 October 2011

This NewsFlash comes from& the British Society for Gene Therapy and European Society for Gene and Cell Therapy...

24 October 2011

This week we hear how seaweed is making coral sea-sick, how anti-virals could be used to treat Alzheimers disease, get...

17 October 2011

We're back! And this month we start by taking a tour of& the terribly glamorous ditches& in East Anglia....

17 October 2011

In this NewsFlash, why a high protein diet stops you from snacking, the protein "restraining order"...

11 October 2011

The oceans were the cradle of life on Earth for billions of years before our ancestors took to the land and air. But...

10 October 2011

We explore the neurological basis of boundless optimism in this Naked Scientists NewsFlash, so fill your glasses to the...