The Heart of the Antimatter
How do you make antimatter? Read more
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.
The Curious Cases of Rutherford & Fry
The Hamster Power Hypothesis
How many hamsters on wheels would it take to power London? asks Judah from Virginia, USA.
The Martian Mission
What would it take for humans to live permanently on Mars? asks listener Martin.
The Good and Bad in Fungi
"Why are some fungi helpful and others harmful?" asks Paul Glaister in Reading.
The Pizza Diet
Can I make a pizza that contains my recommended daily intake of everything? asks Paul
The Noises That Make Us Cringe
Why do some people find noises like a fork scraping a plate so terrible?
The Scientific Exploration of Astrology
Could there be something to astrology?, asks Dan in Australia.
The Mosquito Conundrum
What’s the point of mosquitoes? asks Cathy.
The Flying Clock and the Stopped Watch
Do individuals perceive time differently? asks Joe from North Yorkshire