Science Articles, Interviews & Questions

14 December 2005

George Bush's plan to establish a permanent base on the Moon by 2020, and send astronauts to Mars by 2030, has...

11 December 2005

How and why does your skin get thin when you get older? Does it really get thin or is there something else going on?

11 December 2005

Why would our eyes have developed to take in more information than our brains can process? Secondly, if we only use...

11 December 2005

If your voice goes croaky, does anything happen to your voice box to make it go all croaky?

11 December 2005

The Naked Scientists spoke to Dr Gillian Forrester, Sussex University

11 December 2005

The Naked Scientists spoke to Dr Katie Slocombe, University of St. Andrew's, Scotland.

11 December 2005

The Naked Scientists spoke to Dr Vicki Melfi, Paignton Zoo

11 December 2005

The Naked Scientists spoke to Professor Keith Kendrick, the Babraham Institute, Cambridge.

11 December 2005

The Naked Scientists spoke to Professor Joan Silk, University of California.

04 December 2005

The Naked Scientists spoke to Tamsin O'Connell, Alan Cook

04 December 2005

The Naked Scientists spoke to Professor Sir Alec Jeffreys from the University of Leicester

04 December 2005

Scientists track down the source of Ebola virus infections...

04 December 2005

We have a picture of my wife's father in the police force in 1947. He's wearing a hat and holding a truncheon...

04 December 2005

How can someone extract and sequence DNA from something that's been buried for centuries?

04 December 2005

When you have DNA left on a piece of clothing, how do modern techniques match the DNA with the guilty suspect?

04 December 2005

Are solar panels on spacecraft mistaken for UFOs sometimes? - Matthew has emailed us with an addition to an answer last...

04 December 2005

I've heard that there's a single origin for the emergence of Homo sapiens. Is there any scientific background...

04 December 2005

What is the possibility of erroneous matching of DNA? There was a case I saw about 8 years ago in which a man was...

04 December 2005

I've heard that bone marrow transplants can cause havoc with DNA testing. Is this the case, and if so, how can the...

04 December 2005

Is there any such thing that could erase or change DNA?

30 November 2005

Researchers have been investigating how the unexpected affects how well and what you remember. If you want to be...