Why the world needs more plant scientists. Prof Dale Sanders talks to Jim Al-Khalili. Read more
Plant scientist Dale Sanders
Why the world needs more plant scientists. Prof Dale Sanders talks to Jim Al-Khalili.
Let science speak, health expert Tony Fauci pleaded last week. So how was it sidelined?
The Evidence: The Shapeshifting Virus
Will new vaccines work against the more infectious versions of the coronavirus?
The power of celibacy
Lucy Cooke discovers why some species reproduce without sex or the need for males
The power of one
Lucy Cooke explores why some species shirk company in favour of a solitary life
The power of night
Lucy Cooke examines why it pays to stir when the sun goes down
The Life Scientific: Giles Yeo
Professor Jim Al-Khalili talks to leading scientists about their life and work.
The Evidence: Keeping out Covid-19
The virus knows no borders, so do international travel restrictions work for Covid-19?
The Life Scientific: Cath Noakes
How good ventilation dramatically reduces the risk of inhaling tiny airborne pathogens.
The Life Scientific: Jane Hurst
Jane Hurst reveals how mice are ruled by their noses.