Science Podcasts

08 August 2017

The science questions that you've been sending in get scrutinised and analysed by biologist Sarah Harrison,...

08 August 2017

When you have been driving for a long time and then park your vehicle, why does it feel as though you are still moving...

01 August 2017

Is there a way to keep nuclear power safe?

28 July 2017

Why do people wake up at 3am after drinking? Why is hot water cloudy? What drives a gust of wind? What is...

27 July 2017

Remembering violent experiences significantly reduces short term memory and other cognitive abilities, researchers at...

25 July 2017

The last show of Marine Month takes us down to the bottom of the ocean: what treasures will we find there?

24 July 2017

Students from the UK and from Japan together attended a week of science and cultural exchange at Murray Edwards College...

24 July 2017

Students from the UK and from Japan together attended a week of science and cultural exchange at Murray Edwards College...

21 July 2017

How does sleep clear away a protein linked to Alzheimer's Disease?

21 July 2017

Can the moon affect people's behaviour? Do you weigh less after you take a bath? Do gas heaters have any side-...

18 July 2017

Sea urchin immunity, symbiotic squid bacteria, anxiety, and a training course to promote collaboration between...

18 July 2017

Our marine month continues as we swim out from the reef into the open ocean, where we'll be meeting one of the...

14 July 2017

Kicking off with a look at why coffee might make you live longer, Dr Chris and Eusebius answer more of your science...

11 July 2017

How are our genes linked to dementia risk?

11 July 2017

Why do the fastest stars in the galaxy only appear in one part of the sky?

11 July 2017

Why do our tummies rumble? Why are some people ticklish? Why do people grind their teeth?

10 July 2017

Find out all about Europe's mission to Mercury!

10 July 2017

Marine month continues with the Naked Scientists as we move out from the beach to the coastal waters in search of the...

07 July 2017

Cambridge University neuroscientists have invented a memory-boosting app called GameShow, designed to help patients in...

07 July 2017

Some beaches are made of silky sands, and elsewhere pebbles are plentiful... But why?

04 July 2017

Dive into our marine month with a trip to the beach; from building supreme sandcastles to the sponge that's saving...

30 June 2017

UCL researchers have created a device for patients with nystagmus - wobbliness of the eyes. Instead of being able to...

30 June 2017

Could your weight affect how well your flu vaccine works? Is too much sparkling water bad for you? Why does head hair...

29 June 2017

How do birds end up with differently-shaped eggs?