Video Podcasts

Video podcast strands produced by the Naked Scientists.

30 September 2011

Why are the Horse Chestnut trees looking under the weather? Why are they turning brown before the start of autumn?...

23 September 2011

Cheese is a major (and tasty) part of our diets and humans have been making it for thousands of years? But how is it...

06 September 2011

If a diver surfaces too quickly after a dive, they can get the bends, or decompression sickness, causing excruciating...

01 September 2011

A 1947 autopsy specimen from a 34 year old mans contracted dysentery in Burma and was invalided out of the army in 1945...

01 September 2011

A surgical resection specimen from a 35 year old man. He presented with right hypochondrial pain of 10 months duration...

01 September 2011

First specimen: A surgical resection specimen from a 57 year old woman who had had intermittent attacks of severe upper...

01 September 2011

An autopsy specimen from a 76 year old female who presented with headaches and was found to have a berry aneurysm....

01 September 2011

An operative resection specimen from a 20 year old woman from Pakistan who presented with right iliac fossa pain three...

01 September 2011

A 1943 autopsy specimen from a 27 year old found unconscious, frothing at the mouth, by the side of her bed. She was...

01 September 2011

An incidental finding from an autopsy on a 72 year old lady dying of ischaemic heart disease in 1978.

01 September 2011

A 1974 autopsy specimen from a 72 year old obese woman who had had a history of gallstones for many years. For the two...

01 September 2011

A 1971 autopsy specimen from the Dreadnought hospital. The specimen, an incidental finding, comprises a male urethra...

01 September 2011

An 1864 autopsy specimen from a 36 year old man admitted for stricture of the urethra. When about to be discharged,...

01 September 2011

A 1958 autopsy specimen from a 54 year old man admitted with a history of attacks of colicky abdominal pain. On...

01 September 2011

A 1998 autopsy specimen from a 35 year old Ugandan female, who presented at the late stage of Aids with a CD4 count of...

01 September 2011

An operative resection specimen from a 43 year old woman with von Recklinghausen's Disease (neurofibromatosis) who...

01 September 2011

A 1958 operative resection specimen comprising an appendix removed from a 20 year old man who presented with classic...

01 September 2011

A liver from a woman aged 55 from Dominica who suffered from Schistosomamansoni infection. Death was due to...

01 September 2011

An autopsy specimen from a 13 year old boy who died of staphylococcal septicaemia. No other clinical details are...

01 September 2011

A 1931 autopsy specimen from a man, aged 71, who had had a coronary occlusion two and a half years prior to his death....

01 September 2011

A 1958 autopsy specimen from a patient who died of a'byronesque' massive pulmonary haemorrhage due to...

01 September 2011

A 1912 autopsy specimen from a 73 year old man who presented with acute abdominal pain of four days duration,...

01 September 2011

An autopsy specimen from a 40 year old woman had increasing dyspnoea for thirteen years with recent attacks of winter...

01 September 2011

A 1948 autopsy specimen from a 71 year old man, who died of heart failure due to hypertension. There had been no...