Two Infinities and Beyond Part 2
Is anything in the universe infinite? Read more
Is anything in the universe infinite?
The Good Bad Food
Why does bad food taste so good?
The Horrible Hangover
Why do we get hangovers and are some drinks worse than others?
Coming Soon – More Curious Cases
Hannah and Adam return to crack open the Curious Cases they’ll be examining in Series 13
Is hypnotism real? Drs Rutherford and Fry find out by visiting a hypnotist.
The Periodic Problem
How do you discover a new chemical element?
An Instrumental Case
Why do instruments sound different?
The Lunar Land Pt 1
Where did the Moon come from?
The Lunar Land Pt2
What would life be like if we had two moons?
What sound did dinosaurs make?
Curious Cases Returns
Rutherford and Fry are back with an extended podcast trailer to celebrate the new series
A Frytful Scare Part 1
Why do we enjoy horror? Rutherford and Fry host a Halloween special on the thrill of fear.
A Frytful Scare Part 2
Rutherford and Fry board a roller coaster to investigate why we enjoy being scared
Stephen Fry's Identity Crisis
Stephen Fry asks the duo to investigate why he struggles to remember faces
The Heart of the Antimatter
How do you make antimatter?
The Trouble Sum Weather
Why is it so difficult to predict the weather?
The End of the World
What would become the dominant species if, or when, humans go extinct?
A preview of Series 15, plus more strange-but-true science papers
The Golden Secret
How do you make gold?
The Power of Love
A Valentine's special about how love affects our brain
What is ASMR and why does it only affect some people?
Adam's ASMR cocktail
Adam Rutherford concocts an Old Fashioned cocktail - listen after our episode on ASMR.
Hannah's ASMR cocktail
Hannah Fry mixes a mojito - listen after our episode on ASMR.
A Cold Case Part 1
Why do we get more colds in winter?
A Cold Case Part 2
From cold feet to cold water swimming, Rutherford and Fry answer your chilling questions
The Exotic Wormhole
What are wormholes and do they really exist?
A preview of series 16: Longer, louder and locked down.
The Growling Stomach
Why do our tummies rumble - and when they do, does it always mean we are hungry?
The Seeded Cloud
Can we make it rain?
The Sting in the Tail
What’s the point of wasps?
The End of Everything
When and how is the universe going to end?
The Zedonk Problem
What are ligons and tigers? What is a species?
The Space Burrito
Is there a point in space where the Sun could heat a burrito perfectly? And other puzzles.