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Who are The Naked Scientists?

These podcasts were recorded by 'The Naked Scientists'. Their aim is to strip science down to its bare essentials. Find out about them on their website

Biology

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  • Defending against infection part 1

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  • Defending against infection part2

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  • Diet and exercise part 1

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  • Diet and exercise part 2

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  • Drugs and health part1

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  • Drugs and health part 2

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  • Hormones part 1

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  • Hormones part 2

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  • The nervous system

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  • Evolution part 1

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  • Evolution part 2

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  • Humans and the environment part 1

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  • Humans and the environment part 2

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  • Organisms in their environment part 1

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  • Organisms in their environment part 2

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  • Reproduction and cloning

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Chemistry

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  • Atoms and atomic structure

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  • Fuels from crude oil part 1

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  • Fuels from crude oil part 2

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  • Limestone

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  • Metals

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  • Changes to the Earth and its atmosphere

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  • Plant oils and food additives part 1

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Physics

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  • Generating Electricity part 1

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  • Generating Electricity part 2

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  • Heat transfer and efficiency part 1

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  • Using electricity

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  • An introduction to waves

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  • The electromagnetic spectrum

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  • Origins of the Universe

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  • Radioactive substances

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  • Sending information

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