Science Articles, Interviews & Questions

27 October 2004

Helen looks at how marine reserves in Florida and St Lucia set up to protect space rockets, and local livelihoods have...

20 October 2004

The effects of a stroke depend upon which part of the brain are deprived of blood. Researchers are studying the cause...

13 October 2004

In some cases the link between genes and disease is obvious eg. mutations in the gene encoding a single protein lead to...

06 October 2004

Blasting away at someone's eyes with a powerful laser sounds like a form of torture dreampt up by a Bond villan,...

03 October 2004

29 September 2004

Chips that can plug into the brain and translate thoughts to computers, or help paralysed people to move, are no longer...

22 September 2004

Water, with its incredible properties, is considered an essential ingredient for life. But how does it contribute to...

15 September 2004

Consultant radiologist, Dr. Bob Bury, discusses public perception of risk and how we assess risk in the context of...

08 September 2004

By the year 2020, the number of people in the world suffering from blindness will have risen to 45 million. The vast...

01 September 2004

Dr. Kat Arney discusses the process of genetic imprinting whereby the expression of a gene, and therefore its effects,...

25 August 2004

Or for that matter, if you eat a chilled chilli pepper, what will happen? Dalya considers these questions and...