Neanderthal medicine, commemorating extinctions, ExLab and the ethics of crowd funding.
Simulating a whole bacterium, UK tsunamis, melting Greenland ice, and herd behaviour.
A look at phonics and neuroscience, maths and the epic classics, and animal empathy.
Quentin Cooper reports on the latest surface rover mission to Mars, NASA's Curiosity.
How a child with total paralysis could kick a football using a brain-controlled suit.
Quentin Cooper investigates Mars, bomb-proof make-up, toilets of the future, and bird song
Piano tuners' brains, exo-planets and chimp justice. Quentin Cooper presents science news.
Quentin Cooper features some of the highlights of the British Science Festival in Aberdeen
Quentin Cooper explores how online social pressure can increase voter turnout.
Climate computer modelling and its use in determining future UK energy policy.
Quentin Cooper visits the Gravity Fields festival in Grantham, Lincolnshire.
Retractions - what happens when published research is wrong? With Quentin Cooper.
The Nobel Prizes for 2012; the science and the glory.
What is the scientific evidence behind the badger cull?
Six-year sentences handed to Italian earthquake specialists for bad L'Aquila advice.
Gareth Mitchell investigates energy storage solutions and the threats to our woodlands.
Coffee extinction, evidence of the earliest human society, and migratory birds dying.
Quentin Cooper looks at the idea of converting power stations to burn wood from trees.
Quentin Cooper investigates the science in the news and the news in science.
UK Energy Bill, rat cull in South Georgia, the powers of olive oil, and Romantic Chemistry
How science can save boring climate talks and an interview with DNA pioneer James Watson.
Science cash prizes, science in The Hobbit, and solving an archaeological hoax.
Unintelligent IQ tests, frozen Lakes, human life on Mars, and Santa stuck in a chimney.
Unsung heroes of Science
Quentin Cooper and guests discuss unsung heroes of science.
Norovirus; Superheroes; Army underpants
Winter vomiting, superhero physics and why military scientists design underpants.
Kepler; Arctic Drilling; Sexy Brain Regions
Exoplanets, near-Earth asteroids, Arctic drilling and the most popular brain research.
Smog; Exploding stars; Animal-free research
Quentin Cooper looks at the smog in China, alternatives to research on animals, and novae.
Noise and plane design; Birdflu; Dogs; Mackerel
How to design a new plane, bird flu, dog domestication and mackerel.
High speed rail; Radioactive waste; Universe within us; Quantum Biology.
High-speed rail; Radioactive waste; Universe within us; Quantum Biology.
TB vaccine, satellites, Lake Ellsworth, Antarctic station
Quentin Cooper looks at failures in science and lessons learnt in new TB vaccine trials.
Coronavirusl: Horsemeat: Blackbirds; DNA
The new corona virus - has it really mutated to be able to jump between humans?
Viruses; DNA: Identical Twins: Dark Energy,
Why does a virus manage to infect us and make us ill so quickly?
Junk DNA, mine fires, Homer
Is junk DNA really rubbish? Scientists dispute recent findings about our genetic code.
Deer, Herschel, facial contrast, potatoes
Is a deer cull the solution to controlling ever-increasing numbers? With Quentin Cooper.
Clay on Mars, Neanderthals, Cholera, Tapeworms
Drinking water on Mars, big eyes in Neanderthals, cholera history and tapeworm genetics.
Planck, Elusive Giant Squid, Emotive words
Adam Rutherford discusses new science results from the Planck space telescope.
Edinburgh International Science Festival
Quentin talks about 'dangerous' ideas at Edinburgh's International Science Festival.
Chemical weapons,Nuclear weapons,BRAIN,Foot and Mouth
Are international treaties keeping up with new biological and chemical weapons?
Publishing, Turbulence, Evolution
The future of open science? Fewer dusty journals, more research in the cloud.
Iranian Earthquake; Zebrafish; Curiosity Rover
Quentin Cooper on the remarkable zebrafish, the Khash earthquake, and driving on Mars.
Bovine TB; Big Cat; Shark teeth
The latest in the battle against bovine TB, as leading scientists meet with policy makers.
Bees and pesticides; Heart gene therapy; Petal shapes
The science behind the EU pesticide ban - will it protect bees? Quentin Cooper presents.
EU Science funding; Pear-shaped nuclei; Hyades
What would happen to UK scientific research in the UK were to leave the EU?
Quantum computer; Ancient water; Stem cells; Dambusters
Scientists to have access to one of the world's most powerful "quantum" computers.
Why is Oklahoma so prone to tornadoes and what can residents do to protect themselves?
Multiverses; Culture-driven Evolution; Lee Smolin on Time
Observational evidence of universes beyond our own? Laura Mersini-Houghton and Lee Smolin.
Quentin Cooper is at the Cheltenham Science Festival.
Digital spying; Dornier 17; Germination; Cheetahs
Is there any online or digital activity that we can hide?
MRC; Snails; Applause
Quentin Cooper looks back at 100 years work of the MRC.
Ancient horses; Uncertainty; How cutlery affects taste
How 700,000-year-old horse DNA could change the way scientists study evolution.
Madame Lavoisier's Translation of Oxygen
Philip Ball tells the story of Madame Lavoisier, the translator of oxygen.
21/08/19 NFU concern about end of freedom of movement post-Brexit, land sharing, farming with nature
Plans to end freedom of movement on 31 October causes chaos, says farming union.
Cwmni llaeth De Arfon yn cael ei blwyddyn masnachu orau erioed.
Achos arall o ddefaid yn cael eu dwyn a’u bwtchera - y tro hwn yng Nghymru.
Tackling food waste on the farm & taste-testing Doodales Highland Beef
Sam Dilcock celebrates rural life in North Yorkshire.
Sue heads into the wilderness with a Wiltshire author and butterfly enthusiast.