Video Podcasts

Video podcast strands produced by the Naked Scientists.

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

An historic autopsy specimen from a 32 year old rent collector seen in consultation by a Guy's physician six weeks...

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...

01 September 2011

A 1917 autopsy specimen from an officer in the British army in France who until the day before his death was in robust...

01 September 2011

An autopsy specimen from a 66 year old female with quadriparesis progressing over 14 years.

01 September 2011

A 1928 operative resection specimen from a 40 year old man admitted with symptoms of intestinal obstruction. Six years...

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

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

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...

21 August 2011

We explore how the jet engine evolved to become such an efficient, powerful piece of technology, from the early designs...

14 August 2011

David Compton from Industrial Chemicals Ltd explains the conditions, materials and equipment needed to make tonnes of a...