Finding a cure for Parkinson’s. Jane Hill on early diagnosis and repurposing drugs Read more
The Truth About Parkinson's
Early diagnosis and research
Finding a cure for Parkinson’s. Jane Hill on early diagnosis and repurposing drugs
Protecting heads in sports
How science and technology could protect sportsmen and women from traumatic brain injury
The Life Scientific
Donna Strickland and extremely powerful lasers
Donna Strickland on inventing extremely powerful lasers and winning a Nobel Prize
Ken Gabriel on why your smartphone is smart
Ken Gabriel on inventing micro devices found in smartphones
Corinne Le Quéré on carbon and climate
Corinne Le Quéré on carbon and the global climate
Carlo Rovelli on rethinking the nature of time
Theoretical physicist Carlo Rovelli on why time is not what it seems
Cat Hobaiter on communication in apes
Jim al-Khalili talks chimp gestures with Dr Cat Hobaiter
Paul Davies on the origin of life and the evolution of cancer
Paul Davies talks to Jim al-Khalili about the origin of life and the search for aliens.
Irene Tracey on pain in the brain
Irene Tracey tells Jim Al-Khalili how imaging the brain reveals how and why we feel pain.
Epidemiologist Richard Peto talks about his work on the links between tobacco and disease.
Dr Erica McAlister talks to Jim Al-Khalili about the beautiful world of flies.
Plastic pollution with Richard Thompson
How Richard Thompson alerted the world to the micro-plastics in the ocean.
Turi King: Solving the mystery of Richard III through DNA
DNA detective Turi King discusses her life scientific with Jim al-Khalili.
Sir Gregory Winter
Jim Al-Khalili speaks to the 2018 Chemistry Nobel Prize winner, Sir Gregory Winter.
Jim Al-Khalili talks to Katherine Joy about her work with moon rock.
Tim Weeks explores the weird and wonderful world of Wiltshire online.
Sam Coe sits in
Sam Coe sits in with our show which explores life on the Norfolk coast.
Game On - Texas, Tents and Ghosts
The Esports Awards' move and some Golden Joysticks conversation.
19/11/2019 Rural services, Intensive beef production
This morning we focus on rural services. Charlotte Smith visits a GP surgery.
The Heart of the Antimatter
How do you make antimatter?