Science Articles, Interviews & Questions

05 March 2006

What happens to syringes and how do they get recycled?

05 March 2006

We reckon that all the polar ice caps are melting. Assuming that they've all melted and the water levels have all...

05 March 2006

I've heard that there are only two major recycling plants in the UK and the rest is sent abroad in boats. If this...

05 March 2006

We're on an island surrounded by water. How come we've got a water shortage?

05 March 2006

Why are we encouraged to shred all paperwork but we're not allowed to put shredded paper in the recycling bin?

05 March 2006

I have a question about anti-diarrhoea tablets. I've never been in favour of over-the-counter remedies but...

01 March 2006

Sleep paralysis researcher Julia Santomauro explores the phenomenon of sleep paralysis including what is sleep...

26 February 2006

Down here in Puerto Rico we're supposed to have the largest radio telescope in the world. Is that true, and in...

26 February 2006

The Naked Scientists spoke to Professor Jim Clark, George Washington University

26 February 2006

The Naked Scientists spoke to Dr David Carey, University of Surrey

26 February 2006

The Naked Scientists spoke to Professor Donald Fitzmaurice, University College Dublin

26 February 2006

The Naked Scientists spoke to Dr Stephen Webb, Daresbury Laboratory

26 February 2006

The Naked Scientists spoke to Neal Morgan, Cambridge University

22 February 2006

Things usually are not what they seem, and sometimes the fundamentals become discomfortingly alien... Frank Witte...

19 February 2006

The effects of ecstasy are enhanced by loud music, a new study has shown...

19 February 2006

The Naked Scientists spoke to Chris Smith interviews Monsanto geneticist Dr Jossi Shapiro

19 February 2006

The Naked Scientists spoke to Professor Monique Simmonds, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew

19 February 2006

The Naked Scientists spoke to Dr Tai-Ping Fan, University of Cambridge

19 February 2006

The Naked Scientists spoke to Professor Jack Cuzick, Cancer Research UK

19 February 2006

The Naked Scientists spoke to Professor Peter Austin, School of Oriental and African Studies, London

19 February 2006

What do people do to plants to make them genetically modified?

19 February 2006

How does taking herbal remedies such as St. John's Wort affect giving blood? Should you tell the blood donor...

19 February 2006

You were talking earlier about a drug that keeps people awake. The military have been issuing amphetamines for years to...

15 February 2006

What causes cold sores and genital herpes, how do herpes viruses cause disease, why do herpes infections persist for...