Science Podcasts

Free science podcasts and science radio shows about science, technology, medicine and engineering...

07 September 2018

Watch our summer themed QnA in 360 degrees!

05 September 2018

How can we combine audio cues and GPS to make driving safer?

05 September 2018

Researchers have shown goats are more likely to approach smiling faces...

04 September 2018

We explore the nature that's inspiring the technology of the future.

03 September 2018

Do wild animals get allergies, and if so, do they get them as much as we do?

01 September 2018

What causes kidney tumours in children? A new study has shed new light and highlighted novel ways to treat the disease...

31 August 2018

Can atoms die? Is it possible to grow trees on Mars?

31 August 2018

We meet two top scientists at St John's college at the University of Cambridge...

28 August 2018

The Naked Scientists take the show afloat and drift down the Cam with some of the friendly neighbourhood scientists,...

24 August 2018

What's the difference between dark matter and dark energy? Why do older people have quivering voices?

24 August 2018

How early life copied its genetic information, genes for pigeon plumage, and bovine TB...

21 August 2018

Does the music in shops really make people spend more? Can listening to classical music make kids smarter?

20 August 2018

We do this question by the numbers...

17 August 2018

How do birds fly in a group? What's the point of a sneeze?

16 August 2018

A new rapid test can diagnose tuberculosis (TB) and rapidly determine whether a patient is responding to treatment...

14 August 2018

Ex-forces members return to the Waterloo battlefield to excavate alongside archaeologists...

13 August 2018

Could life begin outside our solar system?

10 August 2018

How did the skeleton evolve?

10 August 2018

Does hair grow after death? Why do some people have such good memories? Why is the sea salty?

10 August 2018

It’s a rocket special on this month’s Space Boffins.

07 August 2018

This week, medical uses of cannabis: We hear from the people who grow it, and the people who want to use it.

06 August 2018

What's the science behind non-stick pans?

03 August 2018

Why can't you put metal in a microwave? How do stars form?

31 July 2018

What will life be like in the year 2100?