Science Articles, Interviews & Questions


30 September 2007

Non-stick pans are great, they make it so much easier to clean cooked on scrambled egg! But the Thin Films and...

30 September 2007

Kat Arney reports in with the latest news from the National Cancer Research Institute conference in Birmingham, UK.

30 September 2007

Non-stick pans are great, they make it so much easier to clean cooked on scrambled egg! But the Thin Films and...

30 September 2007

Now, if you listen carefully you will notice that we, in the Naked Scientists are surrounded by paper. We usually try...

30 September 2007

Biocomposites, materials similar to plastics but made from biological material, could be the ideal replacement for...

30 September 2007

Dr Ruth Cameron and Dr Serena Best from the Centre for Medical material at the University of Cambridge spoke to Chris...

23 September 2007

Once a judge on Robot Wars, Professor Noel Sharkey told us about the part robots have to play in real wars...

23 September 2007

What do we need robots for in genetics? Just what difference do they make? We sent Meera to the Wellcome Trust Sanger...

23 September 2007

The Semantic Robot Vision Challenge was set up to find robots which could locate an object in real space, after only...

23 September 2007

Professor Nigel Shadbolt is the President of the British Computer Society - he gave a talk at the BA festival of...

23 September 2007

Re the effect of calloused finger tips caused by metal guitar strings does this account for the fact that when I tried...

23 September 2007

Diana finds out how sea birds can see both underwater and in the air, and we learn how you can train yourself to do so...

23 September 2007

Scientists in Japan have discovered that thunderstorms act as massive particle accelerators, producing bursts of gamma...

23 September 2007

Researchers in Tbilisi, Georgia, have uncovered the oldest human remains ever found outside of Africa...

23 September 2007

Why air pollution is linked with an increased risk of heart attacks and strokes...