Science Articles, Interviews & Questions

18 September 2021

What are the big gaming stories for September?

17 September 2021

Minor 'nudges' in stores can lead to big increases in healthy purchases and drops in sales of sweets.

14 September 2021

When so many people rely on gas for central heating; is there a greener option to help us get through winter?

14 September 2021

90% of coal must remain in the ground to prevent global temperature rise, what about oil and gas?

14 September 2021

Scientists are trying to develop new treatments by analysing data from sepsis patients

14 September 2021

How your body reacts to an infection is highly influenced by your individual genetics

14 September 2021

Lots of illnesses can cause sepsis, but what microorganisms are commonly responsible?

14 September 2021

Sometimes called septicaemia or blood poisoning, what is this deadly syndrome?

14 September 2021

From upside-down rhinos to analysing cat-human interactions, the science that 'makes you laugh, then think'

14 September 2021

Rats allowed to feast on a high fat diet had dampened rhythmic activity in the brainstem

13 September 2021

As our Universe expands, light stretches and so loses energy... but where does this energy go?

07 September 2021

How good are COVID-19 vaccines at protecting us, and is our vaccine strategy the right one?

07 September 2021

What do we now know about vaccine-induced immunity against COVID-19?

07 September 2021

Why are babies born during the pandemic recording lower IQ scores than expected?

07 September 2021

The final of the Wolfson Prize looms and we hear what the hospital of tomorrow could resemble

07 September 2021

After decades of campaigning, leaded petrol has finally been eradicated globally

07 September 2021

Could a new generation of combination vaccines help us stay protected for longer?

07 September 2021

Despite vaccination, some people still get infected with COVID. Will we need further lockdowns over winter?

03 September 2021

From digestion to absorption to incorporation: how long does it take for food to become part of us?

03 September 2021

Words like “test tube” or “designer” summon visions of sci-fi dystopias. But what's the reality?

02 September 2021

Wooden flooring capable of converting static charge into electricity. Prepare to be shocked...

31 August 2021

Can we sequester enough carbon to avoid cutting emissions?

31 August 2021

Trapping tiny particles of organic matter to prevent greenhouse gas release

31 August 2021

From kelp forests to seaweed-based 'plastic' packaging