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5 live Science

5 live's science podcast, featuring Dr Karl, plus Dr Chris and Naked Scientists Chris Smith and Kat Arney with the hottest science news stories and analysis.

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Recent episodes (10)

  • 5 live Science: The science of sleep 24 Jan 15

    Sat, 24 Jan 15

    Duration:
    50 mins

    Naked Scientists Chris Smith and Kat Arney take an under-the-covers look at the land of nod as we explore the science of sleep including the new study to let teenagers lie-in, ways to controls your dreams, why the brain needs a kip and the impacts of sleep deprivation.

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  • 5 Live Science 22 Jan 2015

    Thu, 22 Jan 15

    Duration:
    48 mins

    Dr Karl answers listeners' questions about the weird and wonderful world of science -- including the complexities of falling asleep and the frailties of the human knee.

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  • 5 live Science: Weight Loss, Women in Science & Car Accidents

    Sat, 17 Jan 15

    Duration:
    50 mins

    Naked Scientists Chris Smith and Kat Arney present the another edition of science news stories, analysis and breakthroughs.

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  • 5 Live Science 15 Jan 15

    Thu, 15 Jan 15

    Duration:
    49 mins

    Dr Karl answers listeners' questions about the weird and wonderful world of science -- including how it is possible to sleepwalk & whether clouds travel at different speeds.

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  • Naked Science: Colds, Fossil Fuels & Robots 10 Jan 15

    Sat, 10 Jan 15

    Duration:
    50 mins

    Naked Scientists Chris Smith and Kat Arney present the first edition of science news stories, analysis and breakthroughs for 2015.

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  • 5live Science 08 JAN 15

    Thu, 8 Jan 15

    Duration:
    49 mins

    Dr Karl answers listeners' questions about the weird and wonderful world of science -- including how sunbeams break through clouds and can enbalming fluid poison graveyeards.

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  • 5 Live Science 01 Jan 15

    Thu, 1 Jan 15

    Duration:
    49 mins

    Dr Karl answers listeners' questions about the weird and wonderful world of science -- including the unlikely role of nicotine in medicine.

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  • Naked Scientists: Christmas crackers & the science of singing 25 Dec 14

    Thu, 25 Dec 14

    Duration:
    51 mins

    Naked Scientists Chris Smith and Kat Arney present a special Christmas edition of science news stories, analysis and breakthroughs.

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  • Naked Scientist: Life On Mars 20 Dec 14

    Sat, 20 Dec 14

    Duration:
    50 mins

    Signs of life on Mars, young thinkers live longer, deadly cartoons and mass extinctions.

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  • 5 live Science 18 Dec 14

    Thu, 18 Dec 14

    Duration:
    50 mins

    Dr Karl answers listeners' questions about the weird and wonderful world of science -- including the physics of baking cakes!

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