Science phone-in podcasts answering science questions and discussing topical science news stories...

24 July 2021

A nod to Tokyo and the age old question about Alzheimer's and aluminium...

17 July 2021

And why laser beams are bad for goalkeepers...

28 June 2021

How do electric eels make electricity, and is behaviour heritable?

18 June 2021

Why did the rotary engine concept never take off, air pressure at altitude, and what hypnosis does to the brain...

16 June 2021

The battle of the sexes, why one nostril seems to work better sometimes, why we feel hot or cold, and why tennis...

07 June 2021

Where the sweet stuff comes from, as well as the science of albinism and stretch marks...

28 May 2021

How medical detection dogs can sniff our Covid-19 sufferers, and what triggers early labour...

21 May 2021

Is the TikTok meme correct? Also, where clouds go, how touchscreens work, and do exhausts last longer these days?!

08 May 2021

It's full of hydrogen and oxygen, so why is water incombustible?

30 April 2021

And why do dogs pee on upright objects?

19 April 2021

If the AZ vaccine causes blood clots, why do affected individuals have low platelets?

16 April 2021

Mixing vaccines, and risk factors for brain blood clots...

14 April 2021

A vaccine update, and why dogs and cats do circles in the beds...

26 March 2021

What masks can and cannot block, and why some people refuse to believe that Covid-19 is the real deal...

22 March 2021

How long does Covid-19 immunity last? And how long does the genetic material from a coronavirus vaccine persist in the...

12 March 2021

Are more neck bones the reason for a long neck? Also, why do some people sink, and does lightning travel upwards, or...

08 March 2021

Does abstinence make the heart grow stronger, or actually cause ill health? Plus Perseverance, black boxes and the flat...

27 February 2021

Why do we age? Why not evolve to be better at repairing ourselves? Also, the basis of PCR tests for Covid-19...

15 February 2021

We discuss the boom and bust cycles of Covid-19 outbreaks, and hear why ants might invade your kettle...

05 February 2021

Can you dial in to AM radio with your mouth? Also, Covid-19 vaccines, cytokine storms and nuclear rockets...

26 January 2021

What's in the coronavirus vaccine. Also, how maggots get into wounds, and ivermectin and Covid...

22 January 2021

Why a tired moment produces a jet of saliva, and antibodies and Covid severity...

18 January 2021

If you stand on your head, can you still swallow? Plus, Covid variants and coronavirus vaccines...

11 January 2021

Why is it so buoyant? Also, how energy drinks give you a buzz, and how planetary orbits work...