Science Podcasts


22 June 2008

Mirrors, Magnets and Meteorites make an appearance in this week's Naked Scientists Question and Answer Show. We...

20 June 2008

How do planes fly upside down? How can tongues get fungal infections? Was there another civilisation before humans?...

17 June 2008

Polonium podcast from Chemistry World - the magazine of the Royal Society of Chemistry.

17 June 2008

Nitrogen podcast from Chemistry World - the magazine of the Royal Society of Chemistry.

15 June 2008

Get Red Hot and Dirty with the Naked Scientists as we explore the science of volcanoes. We discover how the heat from...

13 June 2008

Can we cut through atoms with scissors? Is it possible to light a fire on the moon? How do gyroscopes work? We answer...

09 June 2008

Most fish live in either freshwater or saltwater, but some live in both. In this Question of the Week we find out how...

08 June 2008

Ancient Greece is on the naked scientists' menu this week as we travel back in time to 1200 BC to discover how...

06 June 2008

Why can blood vessels burst when pumping iron? Is it possible to grow plants on the moon? Can our joints predict bad...

02 June 2008

How do you make a didgeridoo do what it does do? For this week's QotW, we find out how the length and shape of the...

01 June 2008

Footballs in space, mind-controlled machines and long-lasting bubbles join your questions on this week's Naked...

30 May 2008

Can we make our own fuel? Or provide our own power? Could there be smarter life than us in outer space? Could other...

26 May 2008

If we ever do find alien life around other stars, just how would E.T. phone home? We find out what technology we would...

25 May 2008

Hours before NASA's phoenix mission was due to land on Mars, the Naked Scientists took our own tour of the Martian...

23 May 2008

Can we engineer monkeys to talk? Why do parrots have the ability to say words? What happens underground to form a...

19 May 2008

How long was a big dino's lifespan? Did they live for hundreds of years, or a short but glorious reign?

18 May 2008

Come with us on a tour of your body to discover how the bacteria that live on and in you play an important role! Bad...

16 May 2008

Why do clouds float in the sky? If Stars are so bright why is our sky dark at night? Does a ducks quack echo? We tackle...

12 May 2008

Wearing earplugs may help to cut out external noises, but why does it make it impossible to eat crunchy crisps? In this...

11 May 2008

Using nature's own tricks, we find out how to avoid mosquito bites, grow more crops and keep the weeds away in...

09 May 2008

Can we make a quick escape from quicksand? Is it really good for us to lick our wounds? Why do we have different...

05 May 2008

What keeps the Olympic torch alight, in flight? To keep the Olympic spirit burning, it must need to travel on...

04 May 2008

Black holes, bright birds and ice evaporating in the freezer all come under scrutiny in this week's Naked Science...

02 May 2008

Can we drink rain water? Why do dogs prefer drinking out of the toilet? Why haven't all apes become humans? We...