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15 June 2020

Growing livers in the lab to replace donor transplants...

15 June 2020

Following the successful Crew Dragon launch, Apollo 8 commander Frank Borman talks about the terrors of splashdown...

15 June 2020

We take a look at the trendy world of fermented foods. Are they actually good for you? And if so, why?

12 June 2020

Also, ventilators and Covid-19, have you seen your brain, and is sunlight stronger in summer?

12 June 2020

Where are we now, six months into the COVID-19 pandemic? Two virologists discuss...

10 June 2020

The age-old but newly-relevant topic of feeling alone in the time of COVID-19...

09 June 2020

Phase 2 of the hydroxychloroquine debacle, and did Covid come out of a lab?

09 June 2020

White storks have hatched in the UK for the first time in half a millennium...

08 June 2020

Meet the fifth state of matter, a strange quantum soup known as a Bose-Einstein condensate...

08 June 2020

Is there any research on the antiviral properties of saponins?

06 June 2020

Well, we consider two suggestions anyway: microwaves and steam...

04 June 2020

A narrow wavelength of UV light could help in the fight against coronavirus...

04 June 2020

It is not just COVID-19 that will change the face of our cities in the future...

03 June 2020

How do we know about the incidence of Covid-19? And what progress has been made towards a vaccine...

01 June 2020

How home distillation can be lethal, as well as illegal. Also, rice behaving bizarrely in the microwave oven...

01 June 2020

How genetic plasticity enables sparrows to live alongside us, and fish to evolve rapidly to life in caves...

01 June 2020

Goats can follow human pointing gestures; we kid you not...

01 June 2020

Are astronauts still going to and from the International Space Station? A flight surgeon answers...

28 May 2020

Many believe care homes have been ignored during the pandemic so far - with disastrous consequences...

27 May 2020

Playing God, or an act of altruism?

26 May 2020

What could be the new normal of healthcare, education and transport?

26 May 2020

We're lifting the lid on the mind under lockdown...

26 May 2020

Do electrons leave their atoms to make electric current?