Science Articles, Interviews & Questions

08 July 2021

Otters have the thickest fur of any animal - as well as an incredible ability to make body heat...

08 July 2021

If heat rises, why is it colder higher up in the mountains?

08 July 2021

The world saw two major marine fires in one week. Is it the end of days? Sally Le Page investigates...

05 July 2021

Could playing the bagpipes help your lungs recover after you've had COVID?

05 July 2021

A new temporary pacemaker developed that uses wireless smartphone charging tech...

05 July 2021

New results from the Com-Cov trial mixing doses of COVID vaccines are promising

05 July 2021

Sweeteners could be negatively changing the behaviour of your friendly gut bacteria

05 July 2021

Perfectly preserved, 230 million year old beetles have been found inside fossilized dinosaur poo

02 July 2021

What's a synapse, what does it do?

02 July 2021

Is Lyme disease increasing in the UK?

02 July 2021

What causes Lyme disease, and how can we identify the strains and symptoms?

02 July 2021

The rodents are not only taking a toll on the landscape, but also the wellbeing of farming communities...

02 July 2021

More bacteria are becoming resistant to antibiotics – here's how viruses and vaccines could help

01 July 2021

What are the tell-tale signs of Lyme disease, and what can happen if it's not treated?

01 July 2021

From their complex life cycle to their specialised mouth parts, and how to protect yourself from a bite

01 July 2021

As glaciers move to the ocean they act as "natural bulldozers", crushing the underlying rock and releasing...

01 July 2021

Teen tyrannosaurs may have stepped in to fill a void previously held by other meat-eating dinosaur species...

30 June 2021

An integrated map of the imaging, metabolic profiles and underlying gene expression patterns across the Alzheimer brain...

30 June 2021

A new way to use brain activity to quantify pain and therefore the effectiveness of pain relief...

30 June 2021

Molecular tags can be used to follow the fates of injected antigens...

30 June 2021

Something in the bloodstream of a bereaved survivor promotes the growth of tumours...

30 June 2021

Fighting your way to the top comes at a high biological price...

29 June 2021

Astrophysicist Katie Mack weighs in on the state of the sky...

29 June 2021

And how does it make water more pure?