Science Podcasts

14 October 2016

We look at gene tests claiming to reveal everything from cancer risk to sporting ability.

14 October 2016

Why does the BCG vaccine cause swelling and where does moisturiser go when you put it o...

14 October 2016

Naughty nurses, tonsil guillotines and cocaine - 250 years of Addebrooke's hospital.

11 October 2016

It was discovered over 100 years ago but are we any closer to defeating the disease?

10 October 2016

Space Boffins Sue Nelson and Richard Hollingham are on Mars...

10 October 2016

More methane is accidentally released by the oil and gas industry than previously thought.

10 October 2016

Is soap really all it's cracked up to be?

07 October 2016

Researchers have linked genes that make dogs sociable with an important area in our DNA.

07 October 2016

Ancient proteins, mosquito nets, resourceful plants and cocktail party conversations...

07 October 2016

What is autophagy and how do we see distant stars?

06 October 2016

New research reveals bees can have emotions!

05 October 2016

A look at a recent report on the evolutionary origins of violence in our species.

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05 October 2016

Kat Arney investigates the many mysteries surrounding the notorious Bermuda Triangle.

04 October 2016

We put your questions to a selection of superstar scientists...

04 October 2016

Fat is bad? Not always, some fats may in fact help fight obesity-related disease.

30 September 2016

How do we get bright images of planets and why do distant lights seem to blink?

27 September 2016

Illuminating the new light based technologies looking to provide a brighter future.

26 September 2016

Could testing of nuclear weapons lead to earthquakes?

23 September 2016

How are medicines named and how do HIV protective drugs work ?

20 September 2016

This week we explore the Milky Way as the first batch of data is returned from Gaia.

19 September 2016

Could your pet be fooled by fake pills?

16 September 2016

Why are men hairier than women and how can a cockroach survive a microwave?

15 September 2016

Older drivers are often thought to be more dangerous on the roads but is this really true?

14 September 2016

This month we're commemorating twenty years since the birth of Dolly the Sheep