Science Podcasts

All of our free science podcasts and science radio shows on science, technology, medicine and engineering in one place...

24 June 2007

This week, we're looking at what causes earthquakes, how to clean contaminated land, meteorite strikes, hazardous...

17 June 2007

We find out about old aged whales thanks to a piece of shrapnel, a new rice-based vaccine for cholera, and how...

10 June 2007

Want to know how fat you'd need to be to stop a speeding bullet?

03 June 2007

This week, will a hot mint still taste cold? Also how skimmed milk could come straight from the cow in future, and why...

27 May 2007

This week on the Naked Scientists we will be venturing into space on an inter galactic mission to learn more about the...

20 May 2007

Coming up this week on the Naked Scientists radio show and podcast we have some airy experts; Jonathan Shanklin will be...

13 May 2007

This week on the Naked Scientists we have a whole host of experts in bacteria, fungi and viruses. We'll have Dr...

06 May 2007

This week Drs Chris, Dave and Phil find out how a venomous spider's bite has Viagra-like properties, how maggots...

29 April 2007

Bruce Winney explains how rural populations in Britain help to uncover genes linked to diseases, Turi King discusses...

22 April 2007

Corals are falling prey to global warming. Annelise Hagan joins us to explain how she uses a spotter plane to home in...

15 April 2007

This week new research into cancers, how tumours arise, and new ways to combat cancer. Fiona Watt explains how cancer...

02 April 2007

Cracking physics, engineering mayhem, the mathematics of chicken disease, and drunken water fleas...

01 April 2007

We look at the science behind one of the biggest killers in the western world - heart disease including what is a heart...

27 March 2007

Exciting chemistry, eyeballs, the bugs in a mouth, the time truck, and the power of vegetables...

25 March 2007

This week on the Naked Scientists Radio Show and podcast we will be looking at flight - in terms of both animals and...

22 March 2007

Rock guitar explains the mysteries of the universe, and find out what you get when you cross and sheep with a jet...

19 March 2007

Coordinating a festival, silent aircraft, and the nuts and bolts of robots...

18 March 2007

This week, all the fun of the Cambridge Science Festival as we find out about the cool science of ice cream, the world...

11 March 2007

The naked scientists try and answer all of your questions, no matter how strange or wacky

04 March 2007

Dr Chris and Dr Kat chat to archaeologist Lawrence Owens about his latest excavations of Peruvian Mummies and Keith...

25 February 2007

Dr Chris and Dr Helen answer all your burning science questions, including why hair looks darker when it's wet,...

18 February 2007

Dr Chris and Dr Helen answer all your burning science questions, including why hair looks darker when it's wet,...

11 February 2007

Anna Lacey and Dave Ansell visit Sizewell B power station in Suffolk, and Ian Farnan discusses nuclear waste disposal...

04 February 2007

Health effects of pollution, plus David Julius reveals the molecular mechanisms of pain and what chillies have in...