Science Articles, Interviews & Questions

26 February 2018

Tree crickets amplify the sounds of their mating calls by cutting a hole into the centre of a leaf and using it as an...

26 February 2018

Ants prevent the spread of disease by killing other ants that are infected.

23 February 2018

A guide to the latest genome editing technology...

23 February 2018

Twinges. Painful teeth. About one in 10 people suffer from dental sensitivity caused by worn enamel. But rather than...

20 February 2018

Are CEOs more likely to be psychopaths than other people?

20 February 2018

Why is guilt such a variable emotion?

20 February 2018

What are the chances that a bridge will stay standing?

20 February 2018

Who will be The Naked Scientists' big brain of the week?

20 February 2018

Are we getting close to the limits with construction?

20 February 2018

Do female animals ever try to impress the males?

20 February 2018

Should we be worried about an asteroid apocalypse?

20 February 2018

What's the science behind this condition?

20 February 2018

What can we learn from studying the sun?

20 February 2018

Can our brains be stimulated to make us commit crimes?

20 February 2018

Is digging deep the most efficient way to build in a crowded city?

20 February 2018

Are there any two-timers in the animal kingdom?

20 February 2018

Gravity shields - sci fi or sci fact?

20 February 2018

Cape Town may have to turn the taps off...

20 February 2018

How common is conflict with love rivals in the animal kingdom?

19 February 2018

Every time Tim sees the letter “E,” he also sees the color red...

19 February 2018

3 scientists, 3 mins, spaghetti and marshmallows.....

17 February 2018

Robert Krakow and Robbie Bennett explain how 3D printing, or additive manufacturing as is commonly known in the...

15 February 2018

A new tool that uses molecular clues to determine what someone has eaten and a better understanding of how genes affect...

14 February 2018

A fruit fly gene named after a gentle giant.