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01 July 2022

Plus, chainsaw hypotheses, Star Trek and mathematical puzzles...

28 June 2022

Covid continues to rampage, monkeypox is spreading fast, and bird flu has seen its biggest season ever. Why?

27 June 2022

We investigate the science of shipping container scanners and the shocking situation a listener encountered...

25 June 2022

Many families in the UK open their homes to provide refuge for fleeing Ukrainians. What is the history and the future...

24 June 2022

A children's special edition; can Dr Chris Smith crack their imaginative science dilemmas?

20 June 2022

An in-depth look at some of the top science stories this month

17 June 2022

Researchers dose mice with a bottomless boozy bath to find out if alcohol warms the body, sounds rather nice

16 June 2022

The Archbishop of Canterbury and Archbishop Kirill of Moscow both got into trouble recently for mixing up religion with...

15 June 2022

These heroic creatures could soon be saving lives...

14 June 2022

Renewable energy is part of the solution, but efficiently storing and distributing electricity are priorities too...

09 June 2022

There’s a pizza joint in Washington DC where a cabal of satanic child abusers meets to brag about their exploits.

07 June 2022

What's your favourite movie, is it responsible for where you work now?

07 June 2022

Is breeze energy blowing us all away? Or are we throwing caution to the wind?

06 June 2022

Is it better for our brains to call people instead of use text-based communication?

06 June 2022

Why have FIFA and EA fallen out? Plus we review Pelaton's Lanebreak.

03 June 2022

Will a donor arm leave a different DNA fingerprint at a crime scene...?

02 June 2022

Is diaspora community just a posh phrase for immigrant community?

01 June 2022

Marine renewable technologies were comparable to those of wind in the 90s, but is the flow reversing?

27 May 2022

What are stars made of? How do ants breathe? How does a person catch chickenpox?

27 May 2022

Not one but four astronauts feature in this month’s Space Boffins...

26 May 2022

With spring and summer flowers in full bloom, we look at why countryside smells sometimes aren't smelt.

23 May 2022

Can acid destroy more than just the materials of a spring?

20 May 2022

Aeroplanes also have round windows, but why. Plus, farts, brain capacity and lightning travelling through your plumbing...