Video Podcasts

Video podcast strands produced by the Naked Scientists.

21 August 2011

We explore how the jet engine evolved to become such an efficient, powerful piece of technology, from the early designs...

14 August 2011

David Compton from Industrial Chemicals Ltd explains the conditions, materials and equipment needed to make tonnes of a...

12 August 2011

Why are some people short sighted and some people long sighted? And how do we use something more usually associated...

01 August 2011

A 1954 autopsy specimen consisting of a slice of indurated lung showing bronchiectasis and cystic cavitation with...

01 August 2011

A 1952 operative resection specimen from a 52 year old woman who had had a large goitre for two years associated only...

01 August 2011

A 1938 autopsy specimen from a 46 year old man who had "not had a day's illness" from childhood until...

01 August 2011

A sagittal section of primate brain showing cysticercosis.

01 August 2011

A 1911 autopsy specimen from a man aged 40 years, who was admitted under Dr. Shaw for pain in the left loin. He had had...

01 August 2011

An autopsy specimen from a 62 year old man, who collapsed in a cinema at 15:45 complaining of pain starting in the...

01 August 2011

A 1964 autopsy specimen from a 76 year old woman admitted in congestive heart failure. A rumbling apical diastolic...

01 August 2011

Autopsy specimens from a 35 year old male with known HIV infection. He was admitted to hospital with diarrhoea and...

01 August 2011

A 1977 autopsy specimen from a 47 year old female. For 5 years she had had progressive leg weakness, inco-ordination of...

01 August 2011

A 1969 autopsy specimen from a woman of 56 who had a history of 5 years of increasing breathlessness. Eighteen months...

01 August 2011

An incidental finding at autopsy on a man of 70, a hypertensive subject who collapsed and died of heart failure at home...

01 August 2011

A 1946 autopsy specimen from a 67 year old female admitted with loss of energy and drowsiness. On examination, she was...

01 August 2011

A 1944 autopsy specimen from a 56 year old man dying of primary carcinoma of the lung. A septic pleural effusion...

01 August 2011

A 1961 Ugandan autopsy specimen. The specimen is a parasagittal section through the base of the skull of a male aged 13...

01 August 2011

A collection of gallstones found during routine autopsy in 75 successive cases, covering a wide field of trauma and...

01 August 2011

An autopsy specimen from a 60 year old hypertensive man, one month before death he had an attack of dizziness, with...

01 August 2011

A 1942 autopsy specimen from a 59 year old woman who had maintained a prostitute's business from a railway...

01 August 2011

A 1958 diagnostic biopsy specimen. No clinical history available. One portion of the specimen shows black pigmented...

01 August 2011

An operative resection specimen from a 36 year old woman who complained of attacks of intense supra-pubic pain,...

01 August 2011

A 1963 surgical resection specimen of a finger showing marked fusiform swelling, involving the interphalangeal joint,...

01 August 2011

A 1960 surgical resection specimen from a 64 year old man admitted with obstructive jaundice of three weeks duration....