Video Podcasts

Video podcast strands produced by the Naked Scientists.

01 July 2011

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

01 July 2011

A 1966 autopsy specimen from a man who was 27 when he died. He had been cyanosed from birth and suffered marked...

01 July 2011

A 1954 operative resection specimen from a 51 year old woman who had suffered from attacks of severe upper abdominal...

01 July 2011

A 1970 autopsy specimen from a 67 year old woman, who had had a myocardial infarct in the past. She subsequently...

01 July 2011

Left specimen: Autopsy specimen from a 76 year old woman who had been in poor health for some months before admission...

01 July 2011

An autopsy specimen from a 34 yr old woman with dilated cardiomyopathy who had been in congestive cardiac failure in...

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

A 1963 autopsy specimen comprising a portion of a heart showing thickening of the epicardium at the apex. From a woman...

01 June 2011

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

01 June 2011

An autopsy specimen from a 73 year old woman, who was found dead, partly dressed, by the side of her bed. Post mortem...

01 June 2011

A full-term foetus shown in sagittal section. The anus is displaced forwards by a globular tumour measuring four inches...

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 1915 autopsy specimen from a patient who dies of falciparum malaria. No further clinical details available.

01 June 2011

An operative resection specimen consisting of two enlarged anthracotic lymph nodes showing extensive areas of caseation...

01 June 2011

A Ugandan autopsy specimen from a 4 year old african girl admitted with tumour of the jaw. She died two days after...

01 June 2011

A 1969 autopsy specimen from a 46 year old man who had been known to have rheumatic endocarditis since his discharge...

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 1937 autopsy specimen from an infant aged two months, whopresented with projectile vomiting. The childwaswasted and...

01 June 2011

A 1957 autopsy specimen from a 59 year old woman who was known to have been a blue baby, but survived without operation...

01 June 2011

First specimen: A surgical resection specimen from a 66 year old woman, admitted from Guernsey for investigation of a...

01 June 2011

A 1953 autopsy specimen from a 48 year old obese woman who had been in hospital for 5 months suffering from a...