Science Podcasts

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29 February 2008

Rocks from Mars, why houses rocked in the UK and sorting mist from fog.

25 February 2008

Do our noses tell the truth? Does a strong smell mean a lot of odour in the air, or can we be tricked by small smells?

24 February 2008

This week the Naked Scientists go virtual with a new computer system to gauge your age from a mugshot, we meet the...

22 February 2008

Breaking bones, Aching joints and the Placebo effect.

18 February 2008

Books can hold stories, knowledge, ideas and memories - but what about the smell? What gives an old book that...

17 February 2008

On this weeks Pan-Continental Naked Scientists we bring you the latest science news from the AAAS conference in Boston...

15 February 2008

This week on Ask the Naked Scientists we find out why a slipped disc can't slip out, why you forget your dreams...

11 February 2008

Electric Eels use an electric shock to stun their prey, but how do they avoid shocking themselves? And how far does the...

10 February 2008

This week on the Naked Scientists we discover novel drugs in carnivorous plants, genes pointing to prostate cancer and...

08 February 2008

Crashing satellites, Squeaking hearts and Glowing stars.

04 February 2008

How do they make, or recycle, oxygen on the international space station?

03 February 2008

Get Wet and Wild with the Naked Scientists! We don our wellies and wade into the science of wetlands, discovering the...

01 February 2008

Tearful eyes, Musical minds and Glowing seas!

28 January 2008

This week, we find out if an aeroplane on a treadmill could the plane still take off, and ask how air is made in space...

27 January 2008

In this week's not-to-be-sniffed-at infectious episode of the naked scientists, we find out the facts of flu,...

25 January 2008

Coloured Bruises, Colliding Bullets and Collapsing Bridges

21 January 2008

Who free-wheels downhill faster, a fatter cyclist or a thinner cyclist?

20 January 2008

What can we do about the excess carbon already in the atmosphere? We consider some of the options for carbon capture...

18 January 2008

Stings, Ripening and Asbestosis.

13 January 2008

This week, we uncover an ideal anti-freeze for ice-cream, find out how scientists grew a new heart in a dish and hear...

13 January 2008

This week we find out why boomerangs keep coming back, and ask would a plane on a treadmill still take off, and who...

11 January 2008

Population, Fuel and Sonic Booms!

06 January 2008

Hooked on the Naked Scientists? This week we're looking into the science of addiction, finding out how smoking...

04 January 2008

This week on Ask the Naked Scientists we answer your questions on diet, the brain and meteors. We'll be looking...