Science Podcasts

02 August 2016

From the Olympics to jet engines, this week we're turning up the temperature.

01 August 2016

If we slice the earth in half and leave the inner and outer core intact, like cutting the avocado, what would it look...

29 July 2016

Is it possible to absorb vitamin D through glass, what happens to cosmetic microbeads...

26 July 2016

As transport changes and we become more sustainable, what is the future of fuels?

26 July 2016

Young scientists from UK and Japan got engaged in science communication.

26 July 2016

Young scientists from UK and Japan got engaged in science communication.

25 July 2016

Juno reaches Jupiter in a death-defying mission through radiation belts but what now?

22 July 2016

Why don't our ears stop growing and can stem cells reverse type 1 diabetes?

21 July 2016

A mechanical masticator, or “chewing robot” gave the paleontologists something to chew on.

19 July 2016

What can we learn from our canine companions, and have we taken breeding too far?

18 July 2016

This week, Loot got in touch to ask how the moon got its markings.

15 July 2016

How does wirless charging work and is there any truth in palm reading?

14 July 2016

We find out how signals between cells build organisms.

13 July 2016

Scientists have identified how positive thinking can help boost the immune system.

12 July 2016

Is there space for nature in our increasingly urbanised world?

12 July 2016

A new chemical sensor has been developed that can spot even the tiniest amount of gases

11 July 2016

This summer at the Royal Society: from the biology of birds to clearing up space junk.

11 July 2016

Lucka Bibic went in search of cavemen's names...

10 July 2016

This month: Jupiter's Juno mission, the magical world of Pluto and spacewalking.

08 July 2016

How old is the Universe, and what is the basis of the power-nap?

08 July 2016

Cardiac cells grown on silicon grids are providing new insights into how the heart works

07 July 2016

It's hard to get every last drop of soap out the bottle but a new plastic has solved that.

06 July 2016

It's rare but we need it and supplies have been low. Scientists find a way to source it.