Video Podcasts

Video podcast strands produced by the Naked Scientists.

01 August 2011

A 1964 autopsy specimen from a 76 year old woman admitted in congestive heart failure. A rumbling apical diastolic...

12 July 2011

Being able to fly off on holiday is something we may take for granted. But how does the big metal tube you're...

01 July 2011

A 1976 autopsy specimen from a 73 year old woman who developed tabesdorsalis in 1952, aortic incompetence in 1957, sero...

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 1946 autopsy specimen from a 29 year old man, engaged in excavation work at Chingford, was knocked down and crushed...

01 July 2011

An 1899 autopsy specimen from an 8 month old child admitted on July 20th for convulsions, which had commenced five days...

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

A 1933 autopsy specimen comprising a section of bladder from a case of Schistosoma haematobium infestation. The bladder...

01 July 2011

1954 autopsy specimens from a 69 year old woman. She complained of pain in the chest during the day, retired to bed at...

01 July 2011

A 1948 autopsy specimen, from a 67 year old man who died following a coronary thrombosis. There had been recent...

01 July 2011

A 1975 autopsy specimen from a 50 year old woman with a long history of chronic bronchitis and emphysema. The specimen...

01 July 2011

A 1956 autopsy specimen from a female neonate who died the day following birth from the effects of an intra-cranial...

01 July 2011

An autopsy specimen, consisting of a section of lung showing an extensive area of pneumonic consolidation. Histology...

01 July 2011

An autopsy specimen from a 30 year old woman who continued to bleed following a miscarriage. The bleeding became more...

01 July 2011

An autopsy specimen comprising a sagittal section through the posterior thoracic vertebrae, spinal cord and overlying...

01 July 2011

An operative resection specimen from a 26 year old woman who first presented with bloody diarrhoea in 1969. Rectal...

01 July 2011

A 1971 operative resection specimen, from the Dreadnought hospital, consisting of part of a warty skin nodule (...

01 July 2011

A cardiac explant from a man who had been severely incapacitated by chronic cardiac failure and coronary artery disease...

01 July 2011

An autopsy specimen consisting of the larynx and upper trachea from an African male, age 54, with longstanding...

01 July 2011

A 1937 autopsy specimen from a 63 year old man who was in his garden rolling his lawn when he complained of pain in his...

01 July 2011

An autopsy specimen from an 87 year old lady who, although suffering from dementia was otherwise fit and well,...

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

George B., aged 48 years, was admitted under Sir Arbuthnot Lane for constipation and abdominal distension dating from...

01 July 2011

A 1935 autopsy specimen from an adult male resident in an endemic area of Chagas disease, Minas Gerais, Brazil. No...