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

25 September 2020

Also,Covid outbreaks in Britain, and would a baby exposed to 5 languages from birth learn all of them...

20 September 2020

And are some microbes immune? Also, life on Venus, and same-sex relationships in the animal world...

13 September 2020

We discuss Covid-19 long haul symptoms, why we've locked down the world, and where new and emerging infections...

07 September 2020

And why does sugar get onion smells off my skin, and are aluminium cooking pots harmful to health...

04 September 2020

We discuss why some people with coronavirus have no symptoms, and answer queries about food additives and the edge of...

30 August 2020

And why certain sounds make you shudder, and what's the treatment for insomnia...

24 August 2020

We reflect on the answer, and we explain the bright silver sparkles you see when looking at a bright blue sky...

21 August 2020

Are there any health threats from 5G masts, and how would we know...

17 August 2020

What's happening when your arm or leg goes to sleep?

14 August 2020

The evolution of antibiotic resistance, plus why we love music, how plants swap chemicals underground and how old is...

07 August 2020

Also, how explosions happen, fruit batteries, genes, height and IQ...

02 August 2020

And are aeroplanes Covid-19 safe. Plus space tourism, flight paths and goose bumps...

27 July 2020

Evidence for Russian Covid-19 vaccine espionage, and what constitutes an infectious coronavirus dose...

19 July 2020

What the hell does the longest word in the English dictionary mean?

12 July 2020

We're always going forward because we can't find the reverse! But could we go backwards in time?

08 July 2020

Also, how a grille with holes keeps microwaves in the oven, and how fast is a meteor moving?

03 July 2020

We're told it's instantaneous, but is that true? Also, how does the bladder work, and why don't inverted...

01 July 2020

And if something could move faster than light, how would we detect its speed?

24 June 2020

Does a mirror multiply light, and is climate change down to us, or natural temperature cycles?

12 June 2020

Also, ventilators and Covid-19, have you seen your brain, and is sunlight stronger in summer?

06 June 2020

Well, we consider two suggestions anyway: microwaves and steam...

01 June 2020

How home distillation can be lethal, as well as illegal. Also, rice behaving bizarrely in the microwave oven...

25 May 2020

Does my body perform better than the average engine, and what's a solar minimum...

15 May 2020

What do those needle-thin bones do? Also, antibody tests for Covid-19, and how memories are laid down...