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27 July 2018

Why are some people lucky? How can I stop my tree from fruiting? Why do my eyes go red when I smoke a joint?

26 July 2018

How do we make more efficient jet engines?

26 July 2018

What is radiation and how do the public perceive nuclear energy?

24 July 2018

What happens in IVF, and how it did come about? How does an embryo grow into a baby, ready to be born? Why do some...

20 July 2018

Could blocking the survival of 'memory' immune cells cure a disfiguring skin condition?

20 July 2018

A robot powered by Artificial Intelligence (AI) is helping chemists to discover new molecules and chemical reactions...

20 July 2018

How much water do we lose in a day? Can we harness the power of lightning? Can things move faster than the speed of...

20 July 2018

How does a wing work to generate lift and keep an aeroplane aloft?

17 July 2018

The Naked Scientists take flight through the history and science of fighter aircraft.

16 July 2018

Does the brain respond differently to reading versus listening?

13 July 2018

What is Schrodinger's Cat? What is a near-death experience? Why isn't everyone ambidextrous?

10 July 2018

Happy 7th Birthday to Space Boffins!

10 July 2018

Why do we get heat waves; how do you treat a jellyfish sting and why does the sun bring out freckles?

09 July 2018

Scientists have re-programmed the immune system to attack cancer cells...

09 July 2018

Can building new blood vessels inside the body prevent tissue death?

06 July 2018

How do seedless grapes reproduce? What causes serial womanisers? What's the fastest way to cool down a fire? Why...

04 July 2018

People living at high altitudes seem to have smaller arms...

03 July 2018

Conserving trees, gut bugs and drugs, and why there's always room for chocolate cake...

03 July 2018

We're dipping into the science of addiction...

02 July 2018

What danger do asteroids pose to humanity?

02 July 2018

Why do we get bored and what is the advantage of boredom?

29 June 2018

Chris Smith joins Eusebius McKaiser to answer your science questions...

29 June 2018

Why did life grow from single-celled organisms into complex, multi-celled giants?

28 June 2018

Scientists are using stem cells to investigate how blood vessels become diseased...