Science Podcasts


18 September 2018

What exactly is Earth's magnetic field, and how does it work?

17 September 2018

Can we terraform the Moon so it's habitable to humans long-term?

14 September 2018

Does Mars have layers like Earth? Is shisha dangerous?

14 September 2018

Mistakes can haunt us - but do they help us learn?

11 September 2018

Did spy satellites help prevent World War 3? You decide…

11 September 2018

The Naked Scientists tackle the medical musings and chemical queries you've been sending in.

07 September 2018

What is so strange about a strange quark? Why do I sweat when I'm eating? Do things weigh more on Everest?

07 September 2018

Dave Ansell comes into the studio to make some music with balloons

07 September 2018

Watch our summer themed QnA in 360 degrees!

05 September 2018

How can we combine audio cues and GPS to make driving safer?

05 September 2018

Researchers have shown goats are more likely to approach smiling faces...

04 September 2018

We explore the nature that's inspiring the technology of the future.

03 September 2018

Do wild animals get allergies, and if so, do they get them as much as we do?

01 September 2018

What causes kidney tumours in children? A new study has shed new light and highlighted novel ways to treat the disease...

31 August 2018

Can atoms die? Is it possible to grow trees on Mars?

31 August 2018

We meet two top scientists at St John's college at the University of Cambridge...

28 August 2018

The Naked Scientists take the show afloat and drift down the Cam with some of the friendly neighbourhood scientists,...

24 August 2018

What's the difference between dark matter and dark energy? Why do older people have quivering voices?

24 August 2018

How early life copied its genetic information, genes for pigeon plumage, and bovine TB...

21 August 2018

Does the music in shops really make people spend more? Can listening to classical music make kids smarter?

17 August 2018

How do birds fly in a group? What's the point of a sneeze?

16 August 2018

A new rapid test can diagnose tuberculosis (TB) and rapidly determine whether a patient is responding to treatment...

14 August 2018

Ex-forces members return to the Waterloo battlefield to excavate alongside archaeologists...