In short: brief podcast episodes telling compelling science stories.

01 September 2009

Ruthenium podcast from Chemistry World - the magazine of the Royal Society of Chemistry.

24 August 2009

This week historian Sandra Herbert tells how she retraced Darwin's footsteps to the Galapagos in search of rock...

20 August 2009

Sarah Staniland, University of Leeds, tells us about the element behind blue glass

13 August 2009

What challenges do science journalists face in the developing world? In this special documentary covering the...

12 August 2009

Science writer Brian Clegg on the element used to trigger nuclear reactions and in moisture gauges used in potential...

12 August 2009

This week we're in conversation with Sir Terry Pratchett, author of the multi-million selling Discworld series....

11 August 2009

What is the Internet, new technology and increasing citizen journalism doing to the world of science publishing and...

05 August 2009

The Wellcome Trust supported a series of events discussing the reporting of biomedical science at the World Conference...

05 August 2009

Thallium podcast from Chemistry World - the magazine of the Royal Society of Chemistry.

04 August 2009

See the sights of the World Conference of Science Journalists...

04 August 2009

Darwin's first book was on coral reefs. Brian Rosen takes up the story...

28 July 2009

This week we're in conversation with Nobel laureate Sir John Sulston, the man behind the human genome project.

22 July 2009

Science writer Brian Clegg on the difficult to pronounce element whose discovery was announced on a children's...

21 July 2009

Poet and Darwin-descendent Ruth Padel talks about how the history books led her to write "Darwin, a life in poems...

20 July 2009

Tungsten podcast from Chemistry World - the magazine of the Royal Society of Chemistry.

16 July 2009

Krypton podcast from Chemistry World - the magazine of the Royal Society of Chemistry.

16 July 2009

Award winning Canadian hip hop artist Baba Brinkman brings us his Rap Guide to Evolution, an hour of clever, witty and...

10 July 2009

We tie up the Darwin Festival with predictions on global warming and the future of the human species. Plus, we find out...

09 July 2009

The fourth day brings together geologists and an exploration of Darwin's early scientific forays. We also find out...

08 July 2009

Day three of the festival and if you've ever wondered what a Darwin rap sounds like, this show is for you. We also...

07 July 2009

We catch up with festival attendees and speakers on the second day of the Darwin Festival at Cambridge. Today we search...

06 July 2009

Today Richard Dawkins explains why scientists can't practise religion, we hear how butterflies imitate each other...

03 July 2009

In this final podcast from the WCSJ we discuss the public image of the pharmaceutical industry and the role of the...

02 July 2009

Vanadium podcast from Chemistry World - the magazine of the Royal Society of Chemistry.