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31 August 2018

We meet two top scientists at St John's college at the University of Cambridge...

28 August 2018

The Naked Scientists take the show afloat and drift down the Cam with some of the friendly neighbourhood scientists,...

24 August 2018

What's the difference between dark matter and dark energy? Why do older people have quivering voices?

24 August 2018

How early life copied its genetic information, genes for pigeon plumage, and bovine TB...

21 August 2018

Does the music in shops really make people spend more? Can listening to classical music make kids smarter?

20 August 2018

We do this question by the numbers...

17 August 2018

How do birds fly in a group? What's the point of a sneeze?

16 August 2018

A new rapid test can diagnose tuberculosis (TB) and rapidly determine whether a patient is responding to treatment...

14 August 2018

Ex-forces members return to the Waterloo battlefield to excavate alongside archaeologists...

13 August 2018

Could life begin outside our solar system?

10 August 2018

How did the skeleton evolve?

10 August 2018

Does hair grow after death? Why do some people have such good memories? Why is the sea salty?

10 August 2018

It’s a rocket special on this month’s Space Boffins.

07 August 2018

This week, medical uses of cannabis: We hear from the people who grow it, and the people who want to use it.

06 August 2018

What's the science behind non-stick pans?

03 August 2018

Why can't you put metal in a microwave? How do stars form?

31 July 2018

What will life be like in the year 2100?

31 July 2018

We got the lay of the land for this question!

28 July 2018

Voluntary male circumcision reduces the risk of getting HIV by 80%.

27 July 2018

Why are some people lucky? How can I stop my tree from fruiting? Why do my eyes go red when I smoke a joint?

26 July 2018

How do we make more efficient jet engines?

26 July 2018

What is radiation and how do the public perceive nuclear energy?

24 July 2018

What happens in IVF, and how it did come about? How does an embryo grow into a baby, ready to be born? Why do some...

20 July 2018

Could blocking the survival of 'memory' immune cells cure a disfiguring skin condition?