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Can a machine read my mind?
How machine learning is enabling minds to start melding with machines
Should I stop eating palm oil?
Is palm oil environmental foe or poverty-fighting crop? Graihagh Jackson investigates
Could humans hibernate during interstellar travel?
Hibernation could allow people to travel long distances in space. How realistic is it?
Would humans exist if dinosaurs were still alive?
We explore an alternative reality where dinosaurs still roam the earth
Can I save the insects?
The world’s insects are in trouble. What can each of us do to help them?
Did Crowdscience change your life?
We delve into the Crowdscience archive to hear how our shows changed listeners’ lives
How does the Sun affect my body and mind?
We explore the power of light to impact our health and wellbeing
What is empathy?
What drives our feelings of compassion for others – what is happening in our brains?
How low-carbon can CrowdScience go?
We try to find out the best ways to reduce our carbon footprint
What is infinity?
We tackle impossible-sounding questions on topics from infinity to quantum mechanics
Could we survive an extinction event?
Are humans capable of outwitting asteroids, volcanoes or other causes of mass extinction?
Can digital technology transform West Africa?
A panel of experts discuss how digital technology and AI are transforming West Africa.
How did humans discover medicine?
Diseases have always been with us, but when did we first find ways to cure them?
What is cancer?
We take a look at cancer treatment’s dark past, its current state and future
Why do insects prefer to bite certain people?
Why are some people magnets for mosquitos and others not? CrowdScience investigates
What’s the weirdest weather?
Our expert panel tackle multiple meteorological queries in the CrowdScience inbox.
Why are we obsessed with crime?
Kay from Hamburg wants to know where our obsession with crime comes from
Introducing 13 Minutes to the Moon Season 2
Jump on-board a doomed mission to the Moon. Apollo 13: the extraordinary story
What are scientists doing about coronavirus?
CrowdScience goes into labs to meet researchers urgently searching for COVID-19 solutions
Can I trust DNA ancestry tests?
How much do DNA tests really tell you about your ancestors?
Can science explain why I love shopping?
Crowdscience investigates the brain science behind our buying behaviour