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05 March 2019

This week, we’re being invaded! We explore invasive species: how they sneak in, why they disrupt nature, and how to...

04 March 2019

We know the effects of getting drunk, but why are some parts of the brain more affected than others?

01 March 2019

Lab-grown meat: should we steak our future on it?

01 March 2019

Do aliens exist? Is breast milk "best"? How are buildings demolished?

27 February 2019

Misidentified cultured cells, frogs that sing underwater, genes for longevity, and brain cell size and IQ

26 February 2019

What does running do for you, and why do we do it at all? This week, the science of sprinting.

25 February 2019

Stiffer cell walls and a diminished charge enable resistant bacteria to sidestep common antibiotics.

22 February 2019

Grass species found to be stealing genes from neighbouring plants...

22 February 2019

Why are hail stones different sizes? Why do my palms get sweaty? Why do animals moult?

20 February 2019

How can scientists encourage healthy behaviour change?

19 February 2019

We're celebrating the 150th birthday of the chemist's best friend...

18 February 2019

Why are some people better than others at accents and imitation?

18 February 2019

An experimental drug can prevent, and even reverse, muscle changes in asthmatic airways...

15 February 2019

Swallowing a pill as a new way to take medication.

15 February 2019

What's CERN all about? Why are my eyes red when I'm drunk? How does carbon capture work?

12 February 2019

How good were prehistoric spears?

12 February 2019

It’s Q&A time… We're taking on your pet ponderings and animal-inspired questions.

11 February 2019

Scientists find brain’s laughter switch

11 February 2019

Space Boffins have a stellar line-up of guests at Astrofest 2019...

10 February 2019

Diet-drug deters mosquitoes from biting...

08 February 2019

Grabbing a lump of an asteroid, and what causes tip of the tongue experiences?

07 February 2019

Morning person or night owl? It's already written in your genes...

06 February 2019

How do you treat an enlarged heart?

05 February 2019

Hypnosis, parasites and optogenetics: how minds can be manipulated...