Science Articles, Interviews & Questions

23 January 2018

What are the challenges ahead of launch for JWST? Are astronomers ready?

23 January 2018

Imagine folding up a a giant telescope, like origami, squashing it into a rocket and blasting it one million miles into...

23 January 2018

Should we be concerned about the levels of flu this year?

22 January 2018

Why almost 90% of humans are right handed is a mystery. The hypothesis presented here is that having your heart on the...

19 January 2018

Soil samples from all over the world have been studied to uncover the bacteria they contain. The vast majority of the...

19 January 2018

New portraits of the evolution of some of history’s deadliest pandemics have been created through analysis of thousands...

18 January 2018

Why did 76% of species become extinct 65 million years ago...?

16 January 2018

Why does weightlifting lead to larger muscles?

16 January 2018

An app that can measure mindfulnesss..

16 January 2018

What is high-intensity training, and how does it work?

16 January 2018

Is there any health benefit to going gluten free if you're not gluten intolerant?

16 January 2018

Do all animals sleep? And do any plants or bacteria?

16 January 2018

Is there a difference between running outside and running on a treadmill?

16 January 2018

We hear a lot about sugar, salt and fat. Is there a single 'worst' culprit for bad health?

16 January 2018

Some people are morning larks, others a night owls, but why?

16 January 2018

Can the teams separate the truth from the lies in this fad quiz?

16 January 2018

Does this new trend have any science backing it up?

16 January 2018

What do our experts recommend for a healthy new year?

16 January 2018

Why hasn't an advertisement for a sleeping creature been selected against in evolution?

16 January 2018

Some stress is good for you - how do you know when you've got too much on?

16 January 2018

Does a change take place inside our brains when we drop off?

16 January 2018

Can fad diets do more harm than good?

16 January 2018

DNA reveals the existence of a new, but now-extinct horse