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.
Memories of Derry writer Joyce Cary
The grandson of Joyce Cary revisits his grandfather's summer home by the Lough Foyle.
When the Moon came to Bristol
The incredible story of Bristol's connection to Moon samples from the Apollo 11 mission.
The Infinite Moonkey Cage
Brian Cox and Robin Ince celebrate the 50th Anniversary of the Apollo moon landings.
Mark meets an unruly falcon, finds himself on the edge of some movie action and Helen goes foraging in the Western Isles
An unruly falcon, foraging in the Western Isles and some James Bond movie action
Jo Durrant's Beautiful Universe (20/07/2019)
Jo brings you a special looking at the 50th anniversary of man walking on the moon.