Science Podcasts

05 October 2016

A look at a recent report on the evolutionary origins of violence in our species.

05 October 2016

Kat Arney investigates the many mysteries surrounding the notorious Bermuda Triangle.

04 October 2016

We put your questions to a selection of superstar scientists...

04 October 2016

Fat is bad? Not always, some fats may in fact help fight obesity-related disease.

30 September 2016

How do we get bright images of planets and why do distant lights seem to blink?

27 September 2016

Illuminating the new light based technologies looking to provide a brighter future.

26 September 2016

Could testing of nuclear weapons lead to earthquakes?

23 September 2016

How are medicines named and how do HIV protective drugs work ?

20 September 2016

This week we explore the Milky Way as the first batch of data is returned from Gaia.

19 September 2016

Could your pet be fooled by fake pills?

16 September 2016

Why are men hairier than women and how can a cockroach survive a microwave?

15 September 2016

Older drivers are often thought to be more dangerous on the roads but is this really true?

14 September 2016

This month we're commemorating twenty years since the birth of Dolly the Sheep

13 September 2016

This week, we don our uniforms for a lesson in the science of education.

12 September 2016

Clothes dried on a washing line can end up crunchy and stiff. Why does this happen?

10 September 2016

Dee O'Hara recals what it was like to work with America's first astronauts...

08 September 2016

New research uncovers how polluted air affects our lungs at a molecular level.

07 September 2016

The Earth is entering into a new era, what's in store?

06 September 2016

How old is an atom? What's the fastest way to die in space? Why's it colder at altitude?

06 September 2016

Scientists have developed a new way to extract gold from electrical goods.

05 September 2016

Dwarf planet Ceres is spilling its secrets thanks to new data from NASA's Dawn mission

02 September 2016

How do birds sit on electric wires without getting hurt and why would hot weather cause...

30 August 2016

It's our 15th birthday and we're celebrating by putting science under the microscope...

30 August 2016

Human height, fish joints, colour vision, chimpanzees using tools and open science...