Science Articles, Interviews & Questions


11 December 2018

Will we get to Mars? Plus the time travelling space telescope, James Webb.

11 December 2018

How important is the International Space Station?

11 December 2018

What did Voyager find? And how has this mission been turned into music?

11 December 2018

When - and how - did we start star-hunting?!

11 December 2018

A Chinese scientist has been using the experimental DNA editing system, called CRISPR, on human embryos

11 December 2018

It’s mythconception time!

11 December 2018

Four more gravitational wave events were recently announced

08 December 2018

Effects of chemotherapy can be boosted by the sugar mannose, a new study has shown...

07 December 2018

‘Nano-tweezers’ create electric fields capable of trapping single molecules and extracting them from living cells.

06 December 2018

A study of more than half a million blood samples has allowed scientists to pinpoint the risk factors for a rare type...

06 December 2018

People tend to favour relatives over non-relatives. But is this a product of culture or a part of human nature?

04 December 2018

Which team will be crowned The Naked Scientists' Big Brain of the Week?

04 December 2018

What, or when, would aliens see, if they looked at the earth?

04 December 2018

What does biodegradable plastic actually break down into?

04 December 2018

Why are there so many different sizes of dogs, compared to cats?

04 December 2018

Can you tell identical twins apart?

04 December 2018

Is everything spinning in the universe?

04 December 2018

Why does Ireland have high rates of Cystic Fibrosis compared to the rest of Europe?

04 December 2018

How come dogs can run for so much longer than us humans, without getting tired?

04 December 2018

How do worms wiggle their way through the soil?

04 December 2018

Is it safe to heat my dinner in a plastic container?

04 December 2018

What does a gravitational wave feel like?

04 December 2018

Could a black hole be a wormhole?

04 December 2018

We meet the science-studded panel, and the show and tell items they've brought along to show us...