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26 April 2021

Scientists are unearthing Neanderthal genetics thanks to a breakthrough in DNA analysis

26 April 2021

How does data get compressed without any getting lost? A data scientist explains...

23 April 2021

This month, we're musing over the mind.

22 April 2021

Islamophobia can take many forms. But why does it happen?

21 April 2021

Why are broadcasters turning to FIFA for their crowd sounds? And we celebrate WrestleMania!

20 April 2021

A new treatment for paracetamol overdose found more effective than current one, tested in mice

20 April 2021

This week we go radio ga-ga, taking a look at the science in your radio!

19 April 2021

If the AZ vaccine causes blood clots, why do affected individuals have low platelets?

16 April 2021

Quantum hats on! This week's 'exciting' question is about particle physics...

16 April 2021

Antisemitism is a deep rooted problem with a long history...

16 April 2021

Mixing vaccines, and risk factors for brain blood clots...

15 April 2021

The link between gaming loot boxes and problem gambling is "robustly verified", according to a new report...

14 April 2021

A vaccine update, and why dogs and cats do circles in the beds...

14 April 2021

And understanding our ageing body clocks...

14 April 2021

Do our genes control how we respond to COVID? The answer is in - and it's yes...

13 April 2021

From ancient date seeds producing fruit to pesky plant parasites, we're digging into the world of seeds

12 April 2021

Even after you wash your hands, they can still burn if you rub your eyes, why is that?

12 April 2021

New research has found a gene that looks to be the reason why rabbits, and perhaps all bouncing mammals hop.

11 April 2021

April is Autism Awareness Month, a global event to improve the understanding of this condition...

09 April 2021

Spinosaurus lived near water. But did it swim like a crocodile, or hunt like a heron? A new paper weighs in...

09 April 2021

Marking the 60th anniversary of Yuri Gagarin’s flight and 40 years of the Space Shuttle...

08 April 2021

Scientists working in a seed bank found a whole world of associated microbes...

06 April 2021

Meet the phenomenon worth trillions of dollars, that uses more power than Sweden, but that few understand...

02 April 2021

How does our sense of touch work?