Pennie Latin explores the science behind our everyday experiences and speaks to key scientists working in Scotland.
Wed 18 Mar 2020
Pennie Latin explores the role of Scotland's bogs in the battle against climate change.
Wed 11 Mar 2020
What's the value of virtual reality and are we ready for the rise of VR in our lives?
Wed 4 Mar 2020
A whistle-stop tour of the amazing age of the dinosaurs with top expert Dr Steve Brusatte.
Wed 26 Feb 2020
Pennie Latin explores what science brings to athletic performance.
Wed 19 Feb 2020
Professor Lesley Yellowlees CBE chooses 5 objects which capture her life and work.
Wed 29 Jan 2020
Brace yourself for an exploration of the human gut and what it produces!
Wed 22 Jan 2020
A fascinating insight into the life of deep ocean explorer and researcher Dr Jon Copley.
Wed 15 Jan 2020
Pennie Latin hears a shocking story of postnatal PTSD.
Wed 8 Jan 2020
Pennie Latin investigates how pills and medicines are polluting our environment
Wed 11 Sep 2019
Exercise? Alcohol? Intelligence? How do you keep your brain sharp into old age?
Wed 27 Mar 2019
With technology allowing us to upgrade ourselves, when does man become machine?
Wed 20 Mar 2019
Join Pennie Latin round the kitchen table to discuss food innovation in Scotland.
Wed 13 Mar 2019
A startling insight into Scotland's drug problem with forensic chemist Dr Craig McKenzie.
Wed 6 Mar 2019
Pennie Latin looks at our pain threshold and learns about techniques to increase it.
Wed 27 Feb 2019
Professor Niamh Nic Daeid shares a fascinating insight into forensic investigation.
Wed 20 Feb 2019
Pennie Latin explores how to better understand and resolve the conflict in our lives.
Wed 13 Feb 2019
Pennie Latin meets climate change scientist Professor Gabi Hegerl.
Wed 6 Feb 2019
Pennie Latin decodes the latest weapon of mathematical domination - the algorithm.
Wed 30 Jan 2019
Professor James Boardman discusses his work into understanding premature births.
Wed 23 Jan 2019
Pennie Latin discovers why Scotland's monster loch is rich for scientific exploration.
Wed 16 Jan 2019
3/13 Professor Catherine Heymans on life exploring the dark side of the Universe.
Wed 9 Jan 2019
2/13 Eighty years on, Brainwaves considers the scientific fallout of nuclear weapons.
Wed 2 Jan 2019
1/13 Shhh...Pennie Latin goes in search of a silent antidote to the frenzy of festive noise!
Wed 14 Mar 2018
Pennie Latin explores what is the big problem with plastic.
Wed 7 Mar 2018
Pennie Latin meets Professor Polly Arnold, from the University of Edinburgh.
Wed 28 Feb 2018
10/11 Pennie Latin meets anatomist Professor Tracey Wilkinson.
Wed 21 Feb 2018
9/11 Pennie Latin delves through the layers the largest organ of the body, our skin.
Wed 7 Feb 2018
8/11 Pennie Latin meets Dr Alan Gow to find out how we can stay sharper for longer into life.
Wed 31 Jan 2018
7/11 Should we offer language classes on the NHS? Pennie Latin meets Dr Thomas Bak.
Wed 24 Jan 2018
6/11 Brainwaves on ME - confusion, misunderstanding, misdirection, misdiagnosis and misery.
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