Video Podcasts

Video podcast strands produced by the Naked Scientists.

01 June 2011

An autopsy specimen from a 26 yr old Bantu female, who developed typhoid one month after having given birth to a full...

01 June 2011

A 1937 autopsy specimen from a 31 year old man who had suffered from tuberculosis of the lungs for six years and had...

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

01 June 2011

A 1953 autopsy specimen from a 56 year old man, who was sitting in a chair at home, just after returning from his day...

01 June 2011

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

01 June 2011

Miss Valerie W., aged 21, first came under medical care at the age of 13 when she was admitted to Putney Hospital and a...

01 June 2011

An autopsy specimen from Egypt consisting of a portion of the urinary bladder, from a case with chronic bilharziasis,...

01 June 2011

A 1964 autopsy specimen from a woman of 52 who died in hospital (Whipps Cross) shortly after collapsing unexpectedly at...

01 June 2011

An autopsy specimen from a 78 year old male. He presented with a history of flexor spasms in the legs of 4 months...

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

An autopsy from an elderly male with a history of chronic empyema prior to death. No further medical details available.

01 June 2011

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

01 June 2011

A 1938 autopsy specimen from a 62 year old merchant seaman who died suddenly in Cairo. No other clinical details...

01 June 2011

A 1941 preparation consisting of two aortic valves (upper and middle specimens) and one pulmonary valve (lower specimen...

01 June 2011

An autopsy specimen from a 20 year old clark who had had diptheria aged ten, but no definite attack of rheumatic fever.

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 1939 post mortem specimen from a 67 year old woman, who died of bronchopneumonia. The membranous septum is so thin...

01 June 2011

An autopsy specimen from a 62 year old woman who died of cerebral infarction. This piece of liver contains an old well-...

01 June 2011

A 1933 autopsy specimen from a 51 year old postman, who denied venereal disease, had noticed a swelling on the front of...

29 May 2011

We explore what happens down at the atomic scale when iron and steel are crafted into tools and machinery at the hands...

15 May 2011

We discover how robotic fish can be engineered to clean up our seas as these marine machines set out to monitor the...

01 May 2011

A 1958 resection specimen from a 53 year old woman admitted in 1956 with a thirteen year history of intermittent...

01 May 2011

A 1935 autopsy specimen comprising the bladder from a 15 year old Nigerian boy who died of lobar pneumonia. The bladder...