Are airport screenings for Ebola really effective at stopping the disease's transmission?
With the hype surrounding big data are we forgetting some basic statistical lessons?
Are claims that species populations have dropped 50% in the last 40 years true?
Why Berlin is likely to be the place we eventually see a sub-two-hour marathon
Two young listeners ask how we calculate the distance to the sun
Is Britain really poorer than every US state, except for Mississippi?
Who has the biggest vocabulary - the Bard or today’s rap stars?
The ALS ice bucket challenge has made $100m. How should we choose charities to donate to?
It's the premise of a new film, but do we really get by using just 10% of our brains?
Why are men over-represented in civilian death tolls and how are the statistics gathered?