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05 September 2017

Mathematician James Grime quizzed the rest of The Naked Scientists Q&A show panel...

05 September 2017

From the soil surface or from the bottom of the pot?

05 September 2017

Talking microchips and microprocessors....

05 September 2017

What makes weeds so relentless?

05 September 2017

It's all about the ions...

05 September 2017

How do we find water sources hidden deep underground?

04 September 2017

Theoretically, it's millions of digits long...

04 September 2017

We put our expert science panel to the test with a fiendish quiz...

04 September 2017

Is there a future for wearable computers?

04 September 2017

Cracking the code of code machines...

04 September 2017

What effect could declining bee populations have on plants?

04 September 2017

Could hyperloops make commuting a thing of the past?

04 September 2017

Bobby Seagull from University Challenge tests our sci-fi knowledge...

04 September 2017

Why do some plants eat animals when others get their energy from the sun?

01 September 2017

Novartis, the pharma multinational headquartered in Switzerland, has successfully sought approval for a new class of...

01 September 2017

People living with HIV are twice as likely to develop heart disease. A multinational team of scientists may have found...

01 September 2017

Ningaloo whale sharks have a homing instinct and, following forays over considerable distances, tend to repeatedly re-...

31 August 2017

Can bacteria influence the sex life of animals? A serendipitous discovery made by researchers at UC Berkeley and...

31 August 2017

Bee-based maths is helping teach swarms of drones to find weeds, while robotic mowers keep hedgerows in shape.

25 August 2017

Our hairy insides protect us from the full force of fluids racing through our bodies and may inspire future robotic...

24 August 2017

Small fish, which are popular as pets in Japan and also favourites with genetics researchers, can tell each other apart...

24 August 2017

Chemicals released by gut microbes slow down the ageing process in worms, flies and even mice, scientists announced...

24 August 2017

Can scientists prevent or predict the end of the world?