Science Articles, Interviews & Questions


05 November 2006

05 November 2006

Do plants and trees communicate?

05 November 2006

How do insects manage to fly in the rain?

05 November 2006

Why after eating asparagus does your urine smell so strong?

05 November 2006

Do white blood cells multiply by mitosis?

05 November 2006

Is it really possible to drive a car onto a moving trailer like Knight Rider did?

05 November 2006

When fireworks are released into the air they turn into smoke and dust. Is there any danger from this?

05 November 2006

How many different things can we memorise, what is the most anyone could memorise?

05 November 2006

Where does the microwave background radiation come from, how was it made and why is it still around?

05 November 2006

Why is memory triggered by smells and music etc?

05 November 2006

When I got towards retirement age, I started to get hairs growing out of my nose and my ears. Why?

05 November 2006

Why do genetic diseases sometimes only develop in later life?

05 November 2006

Is gravity around the planet constant? If you have a spinning ball and put a penny on it, it will be thrown off at the...

05 November 2006

The Naked Scientists spoke to Dr Roy Lowry, University of Plymouth

05 November 2006

The Naked Scientists spoke to Chelsea Wald and Bob Hirshon from AAAS, the Science Society

29 October 2006

What attracts mosquitoes, tracking marine animals at sea, and Mars Express: Chris Smith goes to Buckingham Palace for a...

29 October 2006

The Naked Scientists spoke to Dr Tim Jackson, University of Birmingham

29 October 2006

The Naked Scientists spoke to Dr Ed Tarte, University of Birmingham

29 October 2006

The Naked Scientists spoke to Dr Alex Mischenko, Science Graduate of the Year and CTO of FerroEnergy

29 October 2006

I cracked open a large chicken egg this morning and out came the white, an egg yolk, and another fully-formed shelled...

29 October 2006

I've come across a website for a gas made using water, that ignites but is not hydrogen. I was wondering what your...

29 October 2006

I've thought about it many times, but why is it that some people can memorise more things than other people? Is it...