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Science in Action Episode guide

  1. Science in 2014

    A look back through our 50 year archives and what 2015 may hold in the world of science

    First broadcast: 01 Jan 2015

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  2. The Space Special

    Science in Action rounds up this year’s highlights of space science.

    First broadcast: 25 Dec 2014

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  3. American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting

    Conference topics include Arctic sea ice and exciting sounds from Mars

    First broadcast: 18 Dec 2014

  4. Results from Rosetta

    Rosetta's ROSINA instrument looks at the water in the atmosphere on Comet 67P

    First broadcast: 11 Dec 2014

  5. African Soil Report

    Unhealthy soil is prevalent across sub-Saharan Africa

    First broadcast: 04 Dec 2014

  6. Air Pollution in Beijing

    A new study looks at what is causing severe air pollution over Beijing

    First broadcast: 27 Nov 2014

  7. Early Results from Philae

    Philae's COSAC instrument detects organic materials on Comet 67P

    First broadcast: 20 Nov 2014

  8. Fifty Years of Science in Action

    Sir Paul Nurse, virologist Wendy Barclay and Nasa's Ellen Stofan on 50 years of science

    First broadcast: 13 Nov 2014

  9. Rosetta Landing Preparations

    Rosetta's probe Philae gets ready for the first ever comet-landing

    First broadcast: 06 Nov 2014

  10. Driverless Cars Special

    Car crashes kill 1.2 million people each year. Could robots be better than human drivers?

    First broadcast: 30 Oct 2014

  11. Powerful Microscopy

    Nobel Laureate-led team develop microscopy methods to film cell activity.

    First broadcast: 23 Oct 2014

  12. Sun Research

    What the Interface Region Imaging Spectrograph (IRIS) satellite can tell us about the sun

    First broadcast: 16 Oct 2014

  13. Nobel Prizes 2014

    The 2014 Nobel Prizes for Physiology or Medicine, Physics and Chemistry are announced

    First broadcast: 09 Oct 2014

  14. HIV in Africa

    The origin of the HIV pandemic has been traced to the 1920s in the city of Kinshasa

    First broadcast: 02 Oct 2014

  15. Indian Mars Mission

    India is the first Asian country to successfully place a satellite into Mars' orbit

    First broadcast: 25 Sep 2014

  16. NASA Human Space Flight

    US Space Agency is back in the astronaut transport business

    First broadcast: 18 Sep 2014

  17. Europa's Tectonic Plates

    Tectonic plates made of ice are found on Jupiter’s moon Europa

    First broadcast: 11 Sep 2014

  18. 'Dreadnought' Dino

    Super massive dinosaur species discovered in southern Argentina

    First broadcast: 04 Sep 2014

  19. Ebola Virus Sequenced

    Genetic sequencing of Ebola virus holds clues to origins of latest outbreak

    First broadcast: 28 Aug 2014

  20. Icelandic Volcano

    Intense seismic activity leads to increased risk of Bárðarbunga volcano erupting

    First broadcast: 21 Aug 2014

  21. Chile Earthquake Explained

    New evidence suggests that the potential for large earthquakes in Chile remains high

    First broadcast: 14 Aug 2014

  22. Rosetta Rendezvous

    The Rosetta probe has arrived at comet 67P and is sending back new data

    First broadcast: 07 Aug 2014

  23. Geysers on Enceladus

    Gigantic geysers erupting in Enceladus, one of Saturn's moons, could be a sign of life

    First broadcast: 31 Jul 2014

  24. GM Crops in Africa

    Apathy amongst African politicians about GM technology is costing the economy.

    First broadcast: 24 Jul 2014

  25. ISEE-3 Reboot Project

    Crowdfunded space hackers have managed to restart an old comet-chasing NASA satellite

    First broadcast: 17 Jul 2014

  26. Cosmic Dust

    Explosion of stars produces cosmic dust that is thought to eventually form planets

    First broadcast: 10 Jul 2014

  27. Earthquakes in Oklahoma

    Waste water pumping following oil extraction causes earthquakes in Oklahoma

    First broadcast: 03 Jul 2014

  28. Ancient Namibian Reef

    The discovery of an ancient Namibian reef suggests animals evolved sooner than thought

    First broadcast: 26 Jun 2014

  29. Looking for ET

    Using methane models to detect life on other planets

    First broadcast: 19 Jun 2014

  30. Indian Ocean Extreme Weather

    Flooding and droughts will become more common in countries surrounding the Indian Ocean

    First broadcast: 12 Jun 2014

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