Science Articles, Interviews & Questions

02 July 2006

Why do people go bald?

02 July 2006

I'd like to hear about recessive genes and why they say that blondes and ginger people have more of these genes...

02 July 2006

Why is it, that despite all this talk of evolution going on, humans have not evolved for the last 4000 years?

02 July 2006

Do scientists have any understanding of the mechanisms that skills, that animals such as humans, learn and pass to...

25 June 2006

Panda numbers might look healthier than we thought

25 June 2006

The Naked Scientists spoke to Chelsea Wald and Bob Hirshon from AAAS, the science society

25 June 2006

The Naked Scientists spoke to Dr Mark Skousen, eighth generation descendent of Benjamin Franklin

25 June 2006

Why is it that when I eat spicy foods my tongue burns and I sweat like crazy? Also, why is it that when I drink water,...

25 June 2006

Why do living tissues turn black after being exposed to critically low temperatures?

25 June 2006

When I go to the GP, I often get my blood pressure tested. How often do the instruments that are used for this kind of...

25 June 2006

My children can make the screw tops of their plastic soda bottles 'talk'. You wet them and place them upside...

25 June 2006

In response to your discussion last week about whether you can use urine on jellyfish stings: I lived in Hawaii for...

25 June 2006

I have hay fever and I was wondering why grass has pollen.

25 June 2006

Using equal amounts of fruit squash and water, a drink is always stronger when the squash is poured in before the water...

25 June 2006

What's the highest possible temperature that you can achieve?

25 June 2006

What causes labyrinthitis and is there a cure?

21 June 2006

The Rubik's Cube is all about symmetry... How do you solve the rubiks cube - what is the maths behind the rubiks...