From body farms, demon cores, and fairy circles, this episode gets spooky…just in time for Halloween!
The transatlantic alliance dedicated to detecting cancer sooner; Google’s claims of quantum supremacy; and the next leap in gene editing technology.
This week we explore the ocean depths and discuss a day in the life of a marine biologist.
The Extinction Rebellion finale; Brexit’s impact on UK science; and the first ever all-female spacewalk.
Why Dame Sally Davies’ suggestions won’t satiate our public health crisis Amongst the political drama of Brexit, a barely functioning government, resurgence in climate change activism and a dozen other issues that I can’t list, a new government report about how to curtail childhood obesity will likely not have made your radar. In these turbulent […]
I,Science were invited to the V&A this week to get a taste of the exhibition: FOOD: Bigger than the Plate. Now in it’s final week, the interactive exhibition looks to explore how our relationship with food is changing, taking visitors on a sensory journey through the food cycle, from production to table. The exhibition has […]
What inspiration can we pull from nature? From medicinal plants to bio-mimicry, the options seem to be endless.
Nobel Prizes 2019: understanding our metabolism, our place in the universe, and…charging our phones?
Welcome new I, Science Radio crew! Our new producer is Ryna Lau and our new presenter is Jacqui Wakefield. They were joined in the studio by the I, Science magazine co-editors Charlotte Hartley and Priyanka Dasgupta, and 2019 Science Communication M.Sc. student and creative director Jack Monaghan. Discussion included the benefits of being involved in […]
I, Science Radio 19th September 2019
Past, Present and Future
Dog bites, cultured meat and progress in creating an artificial pancreas.
European heatwave; Acoustic Vehicle Alert System; and the Dragonfly mission
I, Science issue 43 is now out!
A break-through in understanding Solar panel efficiencies by a PhD student will drive costs down in green energy
Step aside Brexit, let me introduce you to your new worst nightmare: Fusarium xylarioides.
High level of antibiotics in rivers; mosquito killing fungus, and salt in diamonds.
I, Science News Editor Madeleine Openshaw talks with Robert Winston about his upbringing, career and the reason he went into science communication.
Initiative to improve snakebite treatment; first living organism with fully synthetic genetic code; and Google suspension of Huawei
Study of teenagers’ wellbeing, GP numbers declining, and HIV treatment
Pig brain revived after death; Extinction Rebellion protests; and first vaccine for malaria launched.
Science inspired radio dramas
Dietary factors and diet-related deaths; four-legged whale fossil found; and can domestic cats recnogise their own name?
On the news this week: mystery source of a proton’s spin found; new person found living a pain-free life; and first ever all-female spacewalk plan scrapped.
All about sustainable fashion
Science in the News: Super-smellers: the EU march, Brexit and implications for medicine supplies in the UK, an animal version of Marie Kondo and are nature documentaries too sugary?
On the news this week: fossils from the Cambrian Explosion; new treatment for prostate cancer starts clinical trials; and new method of diagnosing Parkinson’s disease
Issue 42 – Bad Science – Artwork
On the news this week: Ebola outbreak in Congo; study shows large number of childhood cancer cases undiagnosed; and the global youth climate strike.
HIV Cure or Treatment. What is the difference?