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Why are elephants so big?
An episode dedicated to the curious minds of our younger listeners
How can I beat pain?
Listener Bebeto wants to know how to get rid of a pain in his wrist
How does a breeze become a gale?
Why are some winds friendly and others fierce?
Can we prevent wildfires?
How can we reduce the spread of forest fires?
Are humans naturally clean and tidy?
What hygiene instincts do we have, and are they fit for purpose?
Will our spacecraft ever reach the stars?
How spaceship engineering could power us through interstellar space
Was I born clumsy?
Simon is sick of knocking stuff over, so CrowdScience looks at the science of clumsiness
Do animals exercise?
Some of the CrowdScience team answer listeners' questions from all over the world
Is a fungus intelligent?
Fungal networks are entangled with life on Earth and even show signs of intelligence.
What are the limits of human endurance?
Meet the athletes pushing against the limits of human endurance
Are there downsides to deep cleaning?
Could overzealous hygiene routines damage our immune system or promote superbugs?