We solve the weirdest, wackiest, funniest and funkiest scientific questions, queries and puzzles...

20 January 2020

The immune system is supposed to hunt down invaders - why doesn't sperm get the same treatment?

13 January 2020

Why is my phone signal sometimes good, and sometimes bad, in the same place?

16 December 2019

Is it best to keep your home at a constant background temperature, or heat only when you need it?

09 December 2019

We sought out the answer to this hairy question...

25 November 2019

We dive into the reasons behind why sea levels go up in some parts of the world and go down in others.

18 November 2019

Why might mosquitoes prefer to munch on certain people?

28 October 2019

Check out the expert answer to this c-c-cool question...

21 October 2019

Are most animals edible?

14 October 2019

How will 12,000 satellites impact telescopes - let alone spacecraft trying to get through?

30 September 2019

Should you let it cool down first, or can it go straight in the fridge?

23 September 2019

Can we use fingernails and toenails to satisfy the demand of rhino horn and reduce poaching?

16 September 2019

When you add rice or pasta to a pan, why does the water boil over?

19 August 2019

Some say it's unsafe for humans, but even David Attenborough has remarked on the animal life there...

05 August 2019

How will climate change affect monsoons? We have been pour-ing over an answer...

29 July 2019

Do sunrises and sunsets "look different" in photos or paintings?

15 July 2019

Can an animal's fur coat prevent them from overheating on a hot summer day?

20 May 2019

Does lighting a candle in the bathroom help to hide pongs?

13 May 2019

How long does it take carbon atoms to get from our food to our breath?

29 April 2019

Why is it easier to see faint stars whilst looking slightly away from them?

01 April 2019

Jack Tavener has been crunching through some research to get to the root of this question.

18 March 2019

Why are they so unhappy in monogamous relationships?"

04 March 2019

We know the effects of getting drunk, but why are some parts of the brain more affected than others?

18 February 2019

Why are some people better than others at accents and imitation?