The eLife Podcast: from eLife, the international journal for outstanding research in the life and biomedical sciences.

22 November 2017

Muscles and the body clock, circumcision rates and monkeys with a seafood habit...

24 October 2017

In this special episode we hear about photosynthesis, forensics, peer review, and the past, present and future of eLife...

11 September 2017

Biomarkers for epilepsy, how fish can recognise faces, insect anti-anti aphrodisiacs, and why striving for novelty may...

18 July 2017

Sea urchin immunity, symbiotic squid bacteria, anxiety, and a training course to promote collaboration between...

15 June 2017

Neglected tropical diseases, including TB, Zika, malaria and schistosomiasis go under the microscope...

30 April 2017

In this month's eLife, hear about naturally engineered medicine, gender bias in journals and linking up areas of...

31 March 2017

Brain implants help people with paralysis, nicotine exposure affects male offspring, toxoplasma, how human handedness...

21 February 2017

In this episode we hear about epilepsy, the sushi-belt model of transport in neurons, a mother in ancient Troy, the...

26 January 2017

Hear how scientists have uncovered the fossilised footprints of ancient human ancestors from 3.66 million years ago...

15 December 2016

Fossil footprints, taking research from bench to bedside, and the food coma effect...

15 November 2016

First heartbeats, African sleeping sickness, elephant genetics and rubber hand illusions

07 October 2016

Ancient proteins, mosquito nets, resourceful plants and cocktail party conversations...

30 August 2016

Human height, fish joints, colour vision, chimpanzees using tools and open science...

30 June 2016

Drug production, early career researchers, honeybees, human migrations and pain.

25 May 2016

In this episode of the eLife podcast: parasitic worms, dog tumours and epilepsy.

23 March 2016

In this episode: antibiotic resistance, artificial fingertips and ancient DNA.

09 February 2016

X-rays see inside fossil insects, monkeys that gamble, and moving meals impacts memory.

23 December 2015

Heat-seeking mosquitoes, coral spawning, social insect evolution and regenerating newts...

11 November 2015

Deep-sea bacteria, cigarette smoke and the benefits of sleep.

02 October 2015

Parkinson's Disease, depression, chickenpox, bats and beetles.

10 September 2015

A new species of early human ancestor - Homo naledi - has been uncovered in South Africa

27 July 2015

Cancer, dengue fever, sperm DNA and neurons that are sensitive to magnetic fields.

24 June 2015

Tinnitus, hyperacusis, salamanders, chemical harpoons, fly duets and mouse ultrasound...

19 May 2015

Echolocation, bacteriophages, babies and pain, food on the brain, and fish sunscreen