Science Articles, Interviews & Questions

12 October 2021

Bacteria in the gut producing testosterone-like chemicals can prevent prostate cancer treatment from working

12 October 2021

Dark matter makes up a huge part of the Universe, but what is it? Scientists at the LHC are on the hunt

12 October 2021

This years winners for science with a tasty, spicy twist...

12 October 2021

With great disparities in vaccination rates around the world, how can we distribute vaccines more effectively?

12 October 2021

From the ancient Greeks to the present day, what do we know about the building blocks of the Universe?

12 October 2021

A simple table-top device known as a 'cloud chamber' can be used to see beyond our everyday world

08 October 2021

From tasting chili peppers to modeling climate dynamics, we’re looking at the discoveries recognised this year

05 October 2021

Millions of developing babies exposed to air pollution will be born prematurely or with a low birth weight

05 October 2021

A study giving the flu and COVID jabs in one go is a success

05 October 2021

Why some scientists are predicting a particularly bad cold and flu season this year

05 October 2021

A new experiment has launched to study the effects of microgravity on female bodies

05 October 2021

Beyond balloons, helium is vital for modern science and technology - which is why scientists are concerned...

05 October 2021

Using a bacteria-inspired hack to optimise rare earth mining

05 October 2021

A deadly fungus is infecting bananas across the world, putting the globe's favourite fruit at risk

05 October 2021

We use a colossal volume of sand every year, but where does it all come from?

05 October 2021

Scientists are now able to see beneath the retractions made to Marie Antoinette's final few letters...

01 October 2021

Why can we catch some diseases more than once, but others give us lifelong immunity?

28 September 2021

With a changing climate, what could happen to medicinal plants?

28 September 2021

NASA announces plans for a rover to return to the moon and also proposes a manned mission to the lunar surface

28 September 2021

With a CO2 shortage that could affect the food industry, can we just use the extra carbon in the atmosphere?

28 September 2021

Only a fraction of the universe is visible to the naked eye: how do we observe that which can't be seen?

28 September 2021

What is herbarium and how do we record plants with potential medicinal properties?

28 September 2021

Does cutting down on fossil fuel prove to be more cost effective for the green energy consumer?

28 September 2021

Does ethnobotany have the solution to antibiotic resistant superbugs?