The Naked Scientists Podcast

The Naked Scientists flagship weekly science show. Science news stories, scientific breakthroughs and interviews with leading scientists...

23 February 2024

Plus, the oldest documented case of Down syndrome...

20 February 2024

What are the effects of these pervasive and invasive substances?

16 February 2024

Plus, teasing orangutans reveal potential insights into why we like monkeying around...

13 February 2024

Both physical and mental...

09 February 2024

And how certain pollutants are hiding plants from pollinators

06 February 2024

Weighing up the many strands of the debate...

02 February 2024

Plus, why fasting reduces inflammation in the body...

30 January 2024

The unseen sector that fuels our daily lives...

23 January 2024

The leading Alzheimer's expert shares the latest developments in understanding the disease...

19 January 2024

Plus, could taking large glasses of wine off the menu change drinking habits?

16 January 2024

Cambridge University's Astronomer Royal shares his insights...

12 January 2024

Plus, a tribute to legendary surgeon Sir Roy Calne

09 January 2024

The first American-born vice-chancellor of the University of Cambridge

05 January 2024

Plus, what caused the earthquake in Japan?

02 January 2024

How might AI, public health, and space travel fare over the next 12 months?

29 December 2023

Our picks for some of the best scientific interviews of the past 12 months

26 December 2023

What are some of the best games around in the festive season?

22 December 2023

Plus, could cola clear the food stuck in your throat?

19 December 2023

We speak with a pioneer of surgical robotics...

15 December 2023

Plus, the sounds of the Mozambican and Tanzanian bush...

12 December 2023

The story of the former commander of the International Space Station

08 December 2023

Plus, the new space telecope being used to watch satellites

05 December 2023

You don't have to run a marathon to enjoy the health benefits of exercise...