Podcast Archive

16 September 2009

This month, we dig deep into the world of archaeology to learn how scientists at Diamond are investigating our cultural...

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...

17 August 2009

Sometimes archaeologists know there's a site worth digging but don't quite know where to find it! We join the...

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 dive into the underwater traps at Lake Huron, explore the origins of hunting and play a tune on the world's...

17 July 2009

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

09 July 2009

This week we report from the World Conference of Science journalists which took place in London last week to find out...

03 July 2009

This month we peer into the nanoworld to find out how synchotrons can assist in the development of a new way to store...

03 July 2009

This week we're finding out about new and environmentally friendly ways to create fuel. We reveal batteries that...

26 June 2009

This week, we explore the future of farming to find out how specially constructed greenhouses could provide arid...

22 June 2009

2009 is The University of Cambridge's 800th birthday and what better way to celebrate than by digging an...

19 June 2009

This week, we're focusing on the latest scientific news and research taking place across Africa. We find out about...

17 June 2009

We strip down the science of dating this month by taking a look at rehydroxylation. We unearth some of the oldest...

12 June 2009

This week we're looking at the future of our buildings to reveal how buildings can eb kept cool without air...

08 June 2009

This week, we're looking into the fied of biomimetics to find out how scientists are copying biology for industry...

29 May 2009

This week, we're looking into our skin to find why we've evolved to have different skin colours around the...

22 May 2009

This week, we're investigating how human actions are affecting our oceans. We'll be hearing about a global...

17 May 2009

Archaeology bared this month includes the 'long sleep' of human innovation, a technological accomplishment in...