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08 November 2021

Will the climate crisis be averted, or will discussions in Glasgow generate more hot air?

08 November 2021

Which is better for the environment; shop bought tomatoes or home-grown?

08 November 2021

Have you heard of audio-only games? We explain how they work.

04 November 2021

A new rapid diagnostic, based on nanotubes, might be the answer to rapid coronavirus diagnosis...

03 November 2021

What's the duration of the protection after a jab, or natural infection, plus a host of head-scratchers from...

02 November 2021

For Halloween, we're getting up close and personal with spiders, from their venom to their mating habits

02 November 2021

The invisible stuff is an essential part of our universe, but is it made of individual particles or lumps?

01 November 2021

How BepiColombo looked down on Mercury as it flew by recently...

01 November 2021

There's more to paganism than someone who takes their clothes off and dances round a stone circle...

29 October 2021

Rather than disease spreading through the brain, how quickly disease-associated proteins increase in individual brain...

26 October 2021

Landing sites on mars, social media under scrutiny and the crypto instigated financial meltdown...

25 October 2021

How similar is the brain of my best friend? And how much of my IQ do I own to my genes?

24 October 2021

We seem to be drowning in a rising tide of anger and rancour. How can we disagree better?

21 October 2021

Frequent exposure to hot and cold could make you lose weight and improve your sleep

20 October 2021

Huge numbers of old electrical items are piling up in our homes - recycling them helps recover key materials

19 October 2021

When scientists do risky research on viruses, who decides if it's too dangerous and how is it kept safe?

19 October 2021

An immortal cell line finds itself at the centre of a new lawsuit, raising big ethical questions

18 October 2021

If I have different colour eyes, will my children have different coloured eyes too?

17 October 2021

The best tests for Covid-19, stress and going grey, and the impacts of junk food...

17 October 2021

There’s a disturbing amount of anti-Semitic material on the social media, and hate postings in general are rife...

15 October 2021

Batteries, clouds, cheese and dreams, Captain Kirk in space, and are farts infectious...

13 October 2021

Injections with a new compound that inhibits pain nerve cells greatly reduced pain behaviour in rodents

12 October 2021

From neutrinos to dark matter, we're exploring what the Universe is made of

11 October 2021

Neither the Torah nor the Quran are short of violent calls to arms. So is this where terrorism comes from?