Video Podcasts

Video podcast strands produced by the Naked Scientists.

01 July 2011

An autopsy specimen comprising a sagittal section through the posterior thoracic vertebrae, spinal cord and overlying...

01 July 2011

A 1940 autopsy specimen from the London Hospital, comprising an almost healed tuberculous spine with marked kyphosis....

01 July 2011

A horizontal section of the upper heart showing the anatomical relations of the tricuspid, mitral, aortic and pulmonary...

01 July 2011

A 1961 autopsy specimen from a 44 year old woman who was first admitted to Guy's four years before her death....

01 July 2011

An 1862 autopsy specimen from a 60 year old man admitted to Guy's with typhoid dying a fortnight afterwards.

01 July 2011

An autopsy specimen from a 36 year old male who, having joined the army in "A1" condition subsequently...

01 July 2011

An autopsy specimen from an 87 year old lady who, although suffering from dementia was otherwise fit and well,...

01 July 2011

A 1933 autopsy specimen comprising a section of bladder from a case of Schistosoma haematobium infestation. The bladder...

01 July 2011

An autopsy specimen from a 52 year old female who was admitted in May 1981 with right sided hemiplegia. At the time of...

28 June 2011

Humans have wanted to fly for thousands of years. Modern jet engines allow us to fly more efficiently, at greater...

26 June 2011

Elena Barton explains how a wide range of sensors using optics and sound waves can be engineered to monitor bridges and...

19 June 2011

Engine driver David Gates takes us through the workings of a steam engnine to explain how they powered early trains,...

12 June 2011

Dr. Martina Micheletti explains how monitoring the fluid dynamics through a bioreactor could help manufacturers produce...

01 June 2011

An autopsy specimen from a 43 year old man found dead in a lavatory at his place of work. He had not consulted a doctor...

01 June 2011

A 1969 autopsy specimen from a 69 year old woman who had had Raynaud's disease of the fingers since the age of 16...

01 June 2011

A 1958 autopsy specimen from a 69 year old docker who had been previously fit and well. He experienced crushing central...

01 June 2011

A 1976 autopsy specimen from a 31 year old female who was admitted to Guy's complaining of severe headache of...

01 June 2011

A resin cast of the aortic valve viewed from below demonstrating the normal origin of the coronary arteries.

01 June 2011

A 1957 autopsy specimen consisting of a hemisected kidney from a 45 year old man who died of African Trypanosomiasis....

01 June 2011

A 1947 autopsy specimen from a 19 year old man who had attended a special school since the age of ten years owing to a...

01 June 2011

A 1938 surgical specimen from a man aged 24. No general history available. The specimen shows typical tuberculous...

01 June 2011

An autopsy specimen from a 20 year old man, who presented to his G.P. with crampy, abdominal pain and episodic...

01 June 2011

An autopsy specimen from an 86 year old woman who developed abdominal pains during the night, these continued during...

01 June 2011

A 1983 operative specimen. This unusually symmetrical thrombus was removed from the left atrium of a woman with a...