Video Podcasts

Video podcast strands produced by the Naked Scientists.

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

An 1861 autopsy specimen from a 32 year old woman admitted for enlargement of the abdomen. She died a week after her...

01 September 2011

A neonatal autopsy specimen from a case of alleged neglect at birth. An unmarried girl of 27, already the mother of...

01 September 2011

A 1987 operative specimen from a 67 year old man who presented with a two year history of a progressively enlarging...

01 September 2011

A 1937 autopsy specimen from a fatal case of Weil's disease (leptospirosis) comprising halves of both kidneys. No...

01 September 2011

A 1997 autopsy specimen from a 30 year old British male, HIV +ve for several years, admitted with mental confusion. A...

01 September 2011

A 1904 autopsy specimen consisting of the heart opened to demonstrate hydatid cysts in various stages of evolution. No...

01 September 2011

An autopsy specimen from a 42 year old man admitted with a six week history of colic often with bouts of vomiting. The...

01 September 2011

An autopsy specimen of liver showing the classic appearance of hepar lobatum the non-cirrhotic fibrosis of tertiary...

01 September 2011

An autopsy specimen from the former Wellcome collection, consisting of the kidney, pelvis and ureter showing...

01 September 2011

A 1938 autopsy specimen from a 53 year old sailor who fell down a companionway on board ship on March 20th. He was...

01 September 2011

A 1936 autopsy specimen from a 37 year old children's nurse admitted for painful swellings of the neck and loss of...

01 September 2011

A 1931 autopsy specimen from a 27 year old man admitted for diarrhoea which had been intermittent for three months. The...

01 September 2011

A 1964 autopsy specimen from a 38 year old woman, who first noticed a lump in her neck a year before her death....

01 September 2011

A normal Liver View from the cisceral aspect to show the normal lobar architecture. Probe key:- Hepatic artery (Red);...

01 September 2011

A 1936 autopsy specimen from a man aged 34 who first presented with tuberculosis of the hip at the age of 9 years. Six...

01 September 2011

This is an example of an unused pig valve prepared for replacement of a human cardiac valve.

01 September 2011

An autopsy specimen from a 29 year old woman from Portugal who was admitted to the intensive care unit on 17.10.76. She...

01 September 2011

A 1953 autopsy specimen from a 65 year old woman who complained of a small swelling in the abdominal wall following a...

01 September 2011

A 1974 autopsy specimen from a 75 year old female who was known to have atrial fibrillation. She developed a right...

01 September 2011

A 1976 autopsy specimen from a 65 year old business man, with a history of hypertension. He awoke one night with...

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...