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24 December 2019

What's the advantage of hanging onto your leaves year-round?

24 December 2019

On the tenth anniversary of Naked Astronomy, physicist Ben McAllister asks what's changed in astronomy over the...

23 December 2019

Board games, Frozen the game, and Dr Chris Smith plays Surgeon Simulator!

23 December 2019

How did the tradition begin? And what's got the best carbon footprint, a real tree, or a plastic one?

23 December 2019

Board games, Frozen the game, and Dr Chris Smith plays Surgeon Simulator!

20 December 2019

How do roads get bumpy, and do elevated cisterns produced a better toilet flush?

20 December 2019

This month, we're getting to grips with gaming disorder...

20 December 2019

What accounts for the bomb-proof biology of the tardigrade?

19 December 2019

Tuberculosis is treatable but time-consuming... could AI burst through the bottleneck?

18 December 2019

So how does measles suppress the immune system?

18 December 2019

Here's a top up of Naked Neuroscience news!

18 December 2019

We explore the concept of childhood through literature, psychology, religion and education.

17 December 2019

This week, we're looking at the future of missions to the Moon...

17 December 2019

Living in poor conditions is linked to depression in men, but anxiety in women...

16 December 2019

Is it best to keep your home at a constant background temperature, or heat only when you need it?

14 December 2019

The story of the largest ever study of African people's genetics - and the ethical issue that came after...

13 December 2019

Seamstresses to the stars: the team who made Neil Armstrong's spacesuit

13 December 2019

Which is more evil, virus or bacterium? Also, hot flushes and ketamine for depression...

12 December 2019

How should we die? Can we plan or hope for a good death? Medical advances mean life can be prolonged as never before...

10 December 2019

The complete tale of one man's escape from one of the most terrifying forces of nature...

10 December 2019

How do avalanches happen and how do you face one? We speak to a survivor...

09 December 2019

We sought out the answer to this hairy question...

09 December 2019

And why are mercury compounds added to vaccines at all...

09 December 2019

We explore what a carbon neutral future entails, and why we cannot afford to dither any longer...