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I, Science Radio – 7 Jan 2019

On this week’s show: New Year book recommendations; microbiome transfer in hospitals; decoding brain waves; the white polar bear experiment, and Veganuary.

I, Science Issue 41: “Earth” Out Now!

Today the I,Science Winter 2018 issue, Earth, was launched. In this issue, we bring you the stories about our home planet Earth – Where did we come from? What is our future? Are we special? Pick up your copy at the South Kensington campus today, or read the magazine online by following the link below. […]

Could Alzheimer’s disease be prevented with a vaccine?

A vaccine could be designed to cause the body’s own immune system to recognise and target the protein aggregates thought to underlie the symptoms of Alzheimer’s. Such approaches have been developed but all failed in high profile clinical trials. Why have these promising approaches not yet been successful?

I, Science Radio – 19 Nov 2018

On this week’s show: Changes to the kilogram; test tube ‘fake’ meat; Elon Musk’s Hyperloop; blood recycling; micro-living; mini-brains; and the future of species on Earth.

I, Science News – 19 Nov 2018

Round up of this weeks news: Extinction Rebellion demonstration on London bridges over concern for climate crisis; “flushable” wet wipes are not actually flushable; and kilogram now defined in terms of electric current.  

I, Science Radio – 12 Nov 2018

On this week’s show, we explored the implications of the banned Iceland Christmas advert, Imperial College’s groundbreaking space exploration and some blue-sky scientists’ research – growing cells in a lab, which could create life.