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Put on some safety goggles as Naked Scientists Chris Smith and Kat Arney ignite your bunsen burners with the hottest science news stories, analysis and breakthroughs.

Naked Scientists Chris Smith and Kat Arney with the hottest science news stories.

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Naked Scientists Chris Smith and Kat Arney with the hottest science news stories.

Put on some safety goggles as Naked Scientists Chris Smith and Kat Arney ignite your bunsen burners with the hottest science news stories, analysis and breakthroughs.

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Naked Scientists Chris Smith and Kat Arney with the hottest science news stories.

Put on some safety goggles as Naked Scientists Chris Smith and Kat Arney ignite your bunsen burners with the hottest science news stories, analysis and breakthroughs.

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Water on the Moon; lasers for growing new teeth; saving gorillas; and the Raspberry Pi.

Why there's more water on the Moon than we ever thought; a potential new treatment that could put an end to the dreaded dentist's drill; how gene therapy is being developed to treat epilepsy; vaccine testing to save gorillas and chimps in the wild; and computer education during the Year of Code.

Put on some safety goggles as Naked Scientists Chris Smith and Kat Arney ignite your bunsen burners with the hottest science news stories, analysis and breakthroughs.

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Put on some safety goggles as Naked Scientists Chris Smith and Kat Arney ignite your bunsen burners with the hottest science news stories, analysis and breakthroughs.

Naked Scientists Chris Smith and Kat Arney with the hottest science news stories.

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Put on some safety goggles as Naked Scientists Chris Smith and Kat Arney ignite your bunsen burners with the hottest science news stories, analysis and breakthroughs.

Naked Scientists Chris Smith and Kat Arney with the hottest science news stories.

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Put on some safety goggles as Naked Scientists Chris Smith and Kat Arney ignite your bunsen burners with the hottest science news stories, analysis and breakthroughs.

Naked Scientists Chris Smith and Kat Arney with the hottest science news stories.

20140628

Put on some safety goggles as Naked Scientists Chris Smith and Kat Arney ignite your bunsen burners with the hottest science news stories, analysis and breakthroughs.

Naked Scientists Chris Smith and Kat Arney with the hottest science news stories.

20140705

Put on some safety goggles as Naked Scientists Chris Smith and Kat Arney ignite your bunsen burners with the hottest science news stories, analysis and breakthroughs.

Naked Scientists Chris Smith and Kat Arney with the hottest science news stories.

20140719

Put on some safety goggles as Naked Scientists Chris Smith and Kat Arney ignite your bunsen burners with the hottest science news stories, analysis and breakthroughs.

Naked Scientists Chris Smith and Kat Arney with the hottest science news stories.

20140802

Put on some safety goggles as Naked Scientists Chris Smith and Kat Arney ignite your bunsen burners with the hottest science news stories, analysis and breakthroughs.

Naked Scientists Chris Smith and Kat Arney with the hottest science news stories.

20140809

This week we ask: Are video games good or bad for our kids? We find out why mathematician Alan Turing is still influencing new discoveries 60 years after his death. We hear about the work on grizzly bears which could lead to a treatment for diabetes. We also have the possibility of energy from oil eating microbes. And we take a longer look at the Diamond Light Source, Britain's biggest scientific machine.

Put on some safety goggles as Naked Scientists Chris Smith and Kat Arney ignite your Bunsen burners with the hottest science news stories, analysis and breakthroughs.

Naked Scientists Chris Smith and Kat Arney with the hottest science news stories.

Chris Smith and Kat Arney host features on video games, diabetes and the Rosetta probe.

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Put on some safety goggles as Naked Scientists Chris Smith and Kat Arney ignite your Bunsen burners with the hottest science news stories, analysis and breakthroughs.

Naked Scientists Chris Smith and Kat Arney with the hottest science news stories.

20140817

Put on some safety goggles as Naked Scientists Chris Smith and Kat Arney ignite your Bunsen burners with the hottest science news stories, analysis and breakthroughs.

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Naked Scientists Chris Smith and Kat Arney with the hottest science news stories.

Put on some safety goggles as Naked Scientists Chris Smith and Kat Arney ignite your Bunsen burners with the hottest science news stories, analysis and breakthroughs.

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This week we have another edition recorded in New Zealand where Chris Smith teamed up with Simon Morton from Radio New Zealand's This Way Up programme. At the Paramount Theatre in Wellington they were joined by a panel of six scientists to talk about their work. In Part One: The amazing properties of nanoparticles; Research into how ultraviolet light is being used to make plants grow better; And news of new treatments for multiple sclerosis. Then in Part Two: We focus on global warming, with a look a how its affecting the Antarctic ice sheet and temperatures in the deep oceans. And finally, as we're in New Zealand, we'll be hearing how computer scientists are tracking down their elusive national bird - The Kiwi.

Nanoparticles, UV light and plants, multiple sclerosis, and global warming.

Put on some safety goggles as Naked Scientists Chris Smith and Kat Arney ignite your Bunsen burners with the hottest science news stories, analysis and breakthroughs.

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Put on some safety goggles as Naked Scientists Chris Smith and Kat Arney ignite your Bunsen burners with the hottest science news stories, analysis and breakthroughs.

Naked Scientists Chris Smith and Kat Arney with the hottest science news stories.

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Naked Scientists Chris Smith and Kat Arney with the hottest science news stories.

Put on some safety goggles as Naked Scientists Chris Smith and Kat Arney ignite your Bunsen burners with the hottest science news stories, analysis and breakthroughs.

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Why your sense of smell might affect how long you live. And talking fish!

Some of the latest discoveries from the scientific and technological community with Chris Smith and Kat Arney. This week we're getting up your nose as we hear why your sense of smell might affect how long you live. We have news that could make life easier for asthma sufferers. We find out about a bit of the human brain that may have developed to help us speak. We discover the dinosaur descendants flying over our heads. Deep underwater we hear from some baby fish. And we take a longer look at the latest science of the search for life in space.

Put on some safety goggles as Naked Scientists Chris Smith and Kat Arney ignite your Bunsen burners with the hottest science news stories, analysis and breakthroughs.

20141011

Put on some safety goggles as Naked Scientists Chris Smith and Kat Arney ignite your Bunsen burners with the hottest science news stories, analysis and breakthroughs.

Naked Scientists Chris Smith and Kat Arney with the hottest science news stories.

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Some of the latest discoveries from the scientific and technological community with Chris Smith, Kat Arney and the Naked Scientists team. This week. News for night shift workers. A "scrubber" that may have some of the answers to global warming. How computer generated tunes could change the way music is taught in schools. And we take our hands OFF the steering wheel as we look at the future of travel.

Chris Smith and Kat Arney have news for night shift workers. Plus the future of travel.

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The latest discoveries from the scientific and technological community with Chris Smith and Kat Arney from the Naked Scientists team. This week: Its travelled 4 billion miles. Its taken ten years. History is made as the Rosetta lander touches down on a comet. Closer to home we have news about our biological clocks. We find out how internet searches are predicting the outbreak of diseases. A study shows global warming is triggering more lightning strikes. We find out about cat genes. And we take a longer look at cancer research.

Put on some safety goggles as Naked Scientists Chris Smith and Kat Arney ignite your bunsen burners with the hottest science news stories, analysis and breakthroughs on 5 live Science.

20141122

Some of the latest discoveries from the scientific and technological community with Chris Smith, Kat Arney and the Naked Scientists team. This week: New evidence shows that fasting might be the best way to lose weight. With the help of geckos we're hot on the heels of Spiderman. How scientists are inadvertently helping seals catch fish. We have a study into the honesty of bankers. And we'll be going back to basics as we take a longer look at the Ebola outbreak.

Put on some safety goggles as Naked Scientists Chris Smith and Kat Arney ignite your bunsen burners with the hottest science news stories, analysis and breakthroughs on 5 live Science.

Naked Scientists Chris Smith and Kat Arney with the hottest science news stories.

Chris Smith and Kat Arney look at the fasting diet and making Spiderman a reality.

20141129

Some of the latest discoveries from the scientific and technological community with Chris Smith, Kat Arney and the Naked Scientists team.

This week: The story of what doctors found lurking in one man's brain. We hear what's being done to understand the genetics of malaria mosquitoes.

We find out why Life on Earth might accidentally confuse scientists looking for Life in Space. Plus an experiment on dogs to discover how they understand us. And we go behind the scenes of airport security to find out what scientists are doing to make flying safer.

Put on some safety goggles as Naked Scientists Chris Smith and Kat Arney ignite your bunsen burners with the hottest science news stories, analysis and breakthroughs on 5 live Science.

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Put on some safety goggles as Naked Scientists Chris Smith and Kat Arney ignite your bunsen burners with the hottest science news stories, analysis and breakthroughs on 5 live Science.

Naked Scientists Chris Smith and Kat Arney with the hottest science news stories.

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Join Chris Smith to explore the science of Christmas.

Season's greetings from a special Christmas edition of 5 live Science with Dr. Chris Smith recorded at the Naked Scientists' Christmas Party. Join us as we explore the Science of Christmas. We'll be looking at why crackers are (or aren't) all that funny; the chemistry of Christmas; what makes the ultimate roast dinner; as well as whether wine really is the best medicine. Music comes from The Templar Scholars who'll be taking part in an experiment exploring the science of singing and giving their rendition of the 12 Scientific Days of Christmas.

20150110

Put on some safety goggles as Naked Scientists Chris Smith and Kat Arney ignite your bunsen burners with the hottest science news stories, analysis and breakthroughs on 5 live Science.

Naked Scientists Chris Smith and Kat Arney with the hottest science news stories.

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This week an under-the-covers look at the land of nod as we explore the science of sleep including the new study to let teenagers lie-in, ways to controls your dreams, why the brain needs a kip and the impacts of sleep deprivation. Plus news of how the brightest light in the Universe has helped scientists to read ancient Roman scrolls for the first time in two thousand years, an anti-radiation pill, why pet dogs are bad for African lions, and Winston Churchill's scientists.

The science of sleep, plus a radiation antidote is discovered.

Put on some safety goggles as Naked Scientists Chris Smith and Kat Arney ignite your bunsen burners with the hottest science news stories, analysis and breakthroughs on 5 live Science.

Naked Scientists Chris Smith and Kat Arney with the hottest science news stories.

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Put on some safety goggles as Naked Scientists Chris Smith and Kat Arney ignite your bunsen burners with the hottest science news stories, analysis and breakthroughs on 5 live Science.

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Naked Scientists Chris Smith and Kat Arney present a special Easter edition.

Put on some safety goggles as Naked Scientists Chris Smith and Kat Arney ignite your bunsen burners with the hottest science news stories, analysis and breakthroughs on 5 live Science.

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Naked Scientists Chris Smith and Kat Arney with the hottest science news stories.

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Naked Scientists Chris Smith and Kat Arney with the hottest science news stories.

Put on some safety goggles as Naked Scientists Chris Smith and Kat Arney ignite your bunsen burners with the hottest science news stories, analysis and breakthroughs on 5 live Science.

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Join Chris Smith and the team as they discover what colour extinct animals were. Plus the answers to the science questions you have been sending in.

Chris Smith and the team with answer to listeners' science questions.

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Join Chris Smith and the Naked Scientists as they look at the problem of flooding. What can we do to prevent it, and how do scientists know when it's on the way. Plus the week's science news.

Chris Smith and Kat Arney with the week's science news, plus a look at flood prevention.

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Science news, and the team answer the questions you have been sending in.

Join Chris Smith and the Naked Scientists as they answer the questions you have been sending in. Plus news of a new therapy for leukaemia.

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Chris Smith and the Naked Scientists answer your questions. Plus the week's science news.

Chris Smith and the Naked Scientists answer the questions you have been sending in for the last few weeks. Plus the week's science news.

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Join Chris Smith and the Naked Scientists as they answer the science questions you have been sending in for the past few weeks.

Chris Smith and the Naked Scientists answer listeners' science questions.

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This week's science news and the future of the fuels that power our cars.

Chris Smith and Kat Arney take a look at this week's leading science breakthroughs including how drug tests will be concluded at the Rio Olympics; tomatoes that defend themselves from parasites; how people are getting taller; and an in-depth look into the future of the fuels that power our cars.

20160806

Zika breakthrough, female fertility and materials that cope with extreme temperatures.

Put on some safety goggles as Naked Scientists Chris Smith and Kat Arney ignite your bunsen burners with the hottest science news stories, analysis and breakthroughs on 5 live Science.

Naked Scientists Chris Smith and Kat Arney with the hottest science news stories.

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Put on some safety goggles as Naked Scientists Chris Smith and Kat Arney ignite your bunsen burners with the hottest science news stories, analysis and breakthroughs on 5 live Science.

Chris Smith and the Naked Scientists look at the findings sent back from the Gaia spacecraft as scientists get their first sight of what it has discovered. Plus the week's science news.

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Put on some safety goggles as Naked Scientists Chris Smith and Kat Arney ignite your bunsen burners with the hottest science news stories, analysis and breakthroughs on 5 live Science.

Naked Scientists Chris Smith and Kat Arney with the hottest science news stories.

Chris Smith and the Naked Scientists provide a little light entertainment, how scientists are using light to change our world.

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Chris Smith and the Naked Scientists tackle the science questions you have been sending in for the past few weeks.

Chris Smith and the Naked Scientists tackle the science questions you have been sending in

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Have you ever wondered why some people enjoy being absolutely petrified by horror films? This Halloween on 5 live Science Georgia Mills investigates the spooky science of the genre: what happens to your brain on horror, how do you compose the most frightening soundtrack, and can we use psychology to engineer the perfect scare?

Georgia Mills investigates the spooky science of Halloween.

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Put on some safety goggles as Naked Scientists Chris Smith and Kat Arney ignite your bunsen burners with the hottest science news stories, analysis and breakthroughs on 5 live Science.

Newsnight's Kirsty Wark chairs a debate at the University of Salford in front of an audience of industry professionals about the future of broadcasting and production in the nations and regions of the UK. The panel, including senior figures from the BBC, Channel 4, and the independent production sector also discuss whether audiences from the regions and nations are being adequately served on UK wide tv and radio.

Naked Scientists Chris Smith and Kat Arney with the hottest science news stories.

Kirsty Wark chairs a debate about the future of broadcasting across the UK.

Getting from A to B... it sounds simple enough, but it's an extraordinary feat for both our brains and our technology. This week the Naked Scientists bring you a look at the science of navigation, from getting cars to drive themselves, to landing a spaceship millions of miles away. Plus the week's science news.

20161127

Naked Scientist Chris Smith and a panel of experts answer the questions you have been sending in over the last few weeks.

Chris Smith and a panel of experts answer the questions you have been asking.

20161204

Put on some safety goggles as Naked Scientists Chris Smith and Kat Arney ignite your bunsen burners with the hottest science news stories, analysis and breakthroughs on 5 live Science.

Naked Scientists Chris Smith and Kat Arney with the latest science news stories, analysis and breakthroughs on 5 live Science. This week a special look at the treatment of prostate cancer, and the science of DNA.

Naked Scientists Chris Smith and Kat Arney with the hottest science news stories.

20161211

What do scientists hope to learn from dissecting a cheetah? And is the world facing an antibiotic apocalypse? Chris Smith and the team discuss all this and the week's science news.

Put on some safety goggles as Naked Scientists Chris Smith and Kat Arney ignite your bunsen burners with the hottest science news stories, analysis and breakthroughs on 5 live Science.

Naked Scientists Chris Smith and Kat Arney with the hottest science news stories.

Is the world facing an antibiotic apocalypse? This and all the week's science news.

20161218

The Naked Scientists team answer the science questions that you've been sending in.

Put on some safety goggles as Naked Scientists Chris Smith and Kat Arney ignite your bunsen burners with the hottest science news stories, analysis and breakthroughs on 5 live Science.

Chris Smith and the Naked Scientists team answer the science questions that you've been sending in.

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Chris Smith and the Naked Scientists answer more of your science questions.

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Naked Scientists Chris Smith and Kat Arney with the hottest science news stories.

The Naked Scientists with the week's science news, featuring stairs that help you get up them, making spider silk in the laboratory, and a drug that stops the Zikha virus damaging developing babies. Plus more from the science of the sea, with a look at coral reefs and how scientists track life under water.

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Naked Scientists Chris Smith and Kat Arney with the hottest science news stories.

The Naked scientists answer your questions on all the hottest Bunsen burning issues such as: Why do whales sometimes explode? Can you train your brain? If Jupiter is made of gas, could we land on it? What's the best way to study for an exam? And can we really talk to dolphins? Plus a roundup of the latest science news and breakthroughs. Download the podcast www.bbc.co.uk/podcasts/5live.

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Naked Scientists Chris Smith and Kat Arney with the hottest science news stories.

The Naked Scientists present the hottest Bunsen burning science news, research and breakthroughs.

Today we explore the aging process and the fresh claim that bacteria in our gut could hold the key to ageing with fewer of the health problems that come with it.

Discover how humans had been using trigonometry before Pythagoras came up with his now, textbook formula. And could robot killers be on the way? Experts are raising fears about the rapid evolution of AI and robotics and are calling for the technology to be banned. We find out precisely why. And finally, can science save the human race from the kinds of catastrophic disasters insurers dread the most?

Download the podcast: www.bbc.co.uk/podcasts/5live.

20170903

Naked Scientists Chris Smith and Kat Arney with the hottest science news stories.

Naked Scientist, Chris Smith and a panel of top scientists answer you questions including: will an artificial intelligence take over the world? Why do smaller dogs live longer than larger ones? And why do some people get hay fever and others don't?

Joining Chris to answer these are; University of Cambridge stem cell biologist Sarah Harrison statistician, Simon White and mental health researcher Olivia Remes. Plus AI entrepreneur, Peter Clarke.

Download the podcast: www.bbc.co.uk/podcasts/5live.

20170910

Naked Scientists Chris Smith and Kat Arney with the hottest science news stories.

Chris Smith and Kat Arney tackle the latest research in on the 'super-bug', C.diff which kills thousands in the UK. Ever wondered what Jupiter's equivalent of the northern lights might look like? We get up to speed with the latest developments in telescope technology and what it could allow us to see for the first time.

Plus, could your next steak be grown in a test tube? Catch up with the latest developments in meat made from stem-cells and what this could mean for farmers, meat-eaters and the planet.

Download the podcast: www.bbc.co.uk/podcasts/5live.

20170917

Naked Scientists Chris Smith and Kat Arney with the hottest science news stories.

Chris Smith, Georgia Mills and the rest of the Naked Scientists find out how bacteria could be blocking some chemotherapy drugs and what could be done about it.

Explore the science of hurricanes Harvey and Irma to find out why they were so devastating. Plus the latest space news, where the medicines of tomorrow might come from and why cuckoos are sneakier than we thought.

Download the podcast: www.bbc.co.uk/podcasts/5live.

20170924

Naked Scientists Chris Smith and Kat Arney with the hottest science news stories.

Chris Smith and the Naked Scientist explore a potential new therapy for Multiple Sclerosis and last data from Cassini as it plunged into Saturn.

In addition, we get to the bottom of how and why electric eels jump out to shock people and animals. Plus, can memories be faked and why are some sports can be linked with memory loss? Find out all this as well as the latest discovery on climate change.

Download the podcast: bbc.co.uk/podcasts/5live.

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Naked Scientists Chris Smith and Kat Arney with the hottest science news stories.

Chris Smith and the Naked Scientists find out how exercise on your terms can stave off junk food cravings and why spacecraft engineers had a hand in your last packet of crisps. Plus, find out who won this year's Nobel Prize for Chemistry, Physics and Physiology, and why.

Download the podcast for part two featuring the latest breakthroughs on replacement retinas and how work to create an artificial pancreas could be a game changer in the fight against diabetes. bbc.co.uk/podcasts/5live.

20171015

Naked Scientists Chris Smith and Kat Arney with the hottest science news stories.

Chris Smith, Georgia Mills and the Naked Scientists present the latest science news and breakthroughs.

Find out how an injection of cholesterol could reduce a heart attack's damage, how our brains discern voices and why the lights in your house might replace your wi-fi.

Download the podcast: bbc.co.uk/podcasts/5live.

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Naked Scientists Georgia Mills and Issy Clarke get ready for Halloween.

20171105

Chris Smith and Georgia Mills find out about the meteor that finished off the dinosaurs.

Naked Scientists Chris Smith and Kat Arney with the hottest science news stories.

20171112

The Naked Scientists answer your questions on allergies, water and breakfast.

20171119

Chris Smith and the Naked Scientists get the latest on antibiotic resistance.

20171210

Chris Smith and the Naked Scientists review the latest on air pollution, falcons and more.

Chris Smith and the Naked Scientists review the latest science news and breakthroughs. Under the microscope this week: new evidence linking London's air and stunted growth in the city's developing babies and how falcons are teaching us to fight badly behaved drones. Plus we all know the problems of fake news, but what can be done to stamp out fake science? Download the podcast: bbc.co.uk/podcasts/5live.

20171217

Everything you need to know about the week's breakthrough in beating Huntington's disease.

Chris Smith and the Naked Scientists bring you everything you need to know about this week's breakthrough that could stop Huntington's disease.

Plus, how close are we to landing on colourful new planets and light speed travel? Heather Wark looks at the real life science of Star Wars.
Download the podcast: bbc.co.uk/podcasts/5live.

20171224

Naked Scientists Chris Smith and Kat Arney with the hottest science news stories.

20180107

Naked Scientists Katie Haylor and Izzie Clarke find out what makes us laugh and why.

20180114

The Naked Scientists answer your science questions.

20180121

The Naked Scientists present everything you need to know about a new blood test for cancer

20180128

Two monkeys were cloned this week. Are humans next? The Naked Scientists explain all.

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Naked Scientists Chris Smith and Kat Arney with the hottest science news stories.

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Naked Scientists Chris Smith and Kat Arney with the hottest science news stories.

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The Naked Scientists take you through the 12 days of Christmas with festive facts and experiments.

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Science news, plus how stem cells are turned into brain cells.

Science breakthroughs, plus how stem cells are turned into brain cells to treat conditions like Parkinson's disease.

Put on some safety goggles as Naked Scientists Chris Smith and Kat Arney ignite your bunsen burners with the hottest science news stories, analysis and breakthroughs on 5 live Science.

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Naked Scientists Chris Smith and Kat Arney with the hottest science news stories.

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A Trip Down Memory Lane20160409

Kat Arney and the Naked Scientists take a trip down memory lane. How does the brain store thoughts? Plus the week's science news.

Kat Arney and the Naked Scientists take a trip down memory lane.

Artificial Intelligence20160326

Graihagh Jackson and the Naked Scientists discuss the future of artificial intelligence. Could a robot do your job?

Graihagh Jackson and the Naked Scientists discuss the future of artificial intelligence.

Big Data20151121

The team look at the world of big data and what it means for the United Kingdom.

Join Chris Smith and the Naked Scientists as they look at the world of big data and what it means for the United Kingdom. Plus, we'll hear from the scientist who is storing his data using DNA!

Cambridge Science Festival20160312

Chris Smith and Chris Berrow pit two teams of boffins against each other.

Chris Smith and Chris Berrow pit two teams of boffins against each other as they demonstrate their scientific discoveries. Recorded at the Cambridge Science Festival in the Cambridge Science Centre.

Dark Matter2015060620150607

Join the Naked Scientists as they explore the world of dark matter.

Join Chris Smith and the Naked Scientist team as they go over to the dark side, exploring the science behind dark matter. Plus, find out why you should stand up when you make a phone call.

Fertility20170325

Put on some safety goggles as Naked Scientists Chris Smith and Kat Arney ignite your Bunsen burners with the hottest science news stories, analysis and breakthroughs on 5 live Science. Includes a special look at fertility.

Chris Smith and Kat Arney with science news and a special look at fertility.

Food For Thought20160206

Join Chris Smith and the team for a food special, plus the week's science news.

Join Chris Smith and the Naked Scientists as they look at how food gets from the field to your fork. Plus "bed bugs" are biting back, and the week's science news.

Graphene20150815

Put on some safety goggles as Naked Scientists Chris Smith and Kat Arney ignite your bunsen burners with the hottest science news stories, analysis and breakthroughs on 5 live Science.

Kat Arney and the team explore the science behind wonder material, graphene.

Gravitational Waves20160305

Chris Smith and the Naked Scientists look at gravitational waves.

Chris Smith and the Naked Scientists look at gravitational waves - what exactly are scientists seeing?

How To Protect Your Heart20160611

Chris Smith and Georgia Mills look at the heart, and how you can protect it. Recorded at the British Cardiovascular Society conference in Manchester.

Chris Smith and Georgia Mills look at the heart and how you can protect it.

Jealous Dogs And De-extinction20140726

Reading makes you smarter, dogs that get jealous, seals drawn to windfarms, beef off the menu on environmental grounds, and genes for schizophrenia. Plus, back from the dead: we explore efforts to bring back wooly mammoths, the million-year-old microbes thawed from Antarctic ice, and moss from the Roman era regrown from the Tundra...

Jealous dogs, beef off the menu, mammoth comeback, and ancient bacteria and moss regrown.

Leap Seconds And Atomic Clocks2015070420150705

The team watch time tick away, as they look at the science behind the atomic clock.

Join Chris Smith and the Naked Scientists as they look at the science behind leap seconds and the atomic clock. Plus who feels more pain - men or women?

New Human Species & Education20150912

Join the Naked Scientists as they look at the changing face of science education.

Join Chris Smith and the Naked Scientists as they look at the changing face of science education. Plus the latest on the new human-like species that was discovered this week.

Phosphorous Shortage20160514

The Naked Scientists examine how science could stop the world's phosphorous shortage.

Kat Arney and the Naked Scientists examine how science could stop the world's looming phosphorous shortage. Plus the week's science news.

Printable Circuits, Crying Elephants And Norovirus20140712

Money that talks electrically to a smartphone, genes and intelligence, and the norovirus.

A UK breakthrough means electronics can be printed with an inkjet printer, IBM crack the problem of finding the source of food-borne disease outbreaks, is intelligence down to genes, and do elephants cry? Plus, pass the sick bucket - we look at norovirus, the winter vomiting bug, which affects 1 million people each year in the UK. What is it, what does it cost the health service, and what can you do to protect yourself?

Questions And Answers20150801

The week's science news, including the latest discoveries from the Philae lander. And Chris Smith and the team answer the science questions you have been sending in over the past few weeks.

Radio, Robins & Better Batteries20140510

Bigger, better and longer lasting - this week we go in search of the battery technology that will power the future as well as consider the shortcomings of our present technologies. We also try to tune-in to our own broadcast on a radio powered by moss! Plus, the camel virus hitting humans in the Middle East, why radio can send migrating birds off course, the AstraZeneca take-over and the latest gadget from Google: a smartphone with a laser.

Batteries of tomorrow, viruses from camels, radio and migrating birds and Google Tango.

Put on some safety goggles as Naked Scientists Chris Smith and Kat Arney ignite your bunsen burners with the hottest science news stories, analysis and breakthroughs.

Naked Scientists Chris Smith and Kat Arney with the hottest science news stories.

Science And Art20180225

Science news and a look at what happens when the worlds of science and art collide.

Chris Smith and the Naked Scientists with the week's hot science news. This week: A breakthrough in the treatment in cancer, a game that teaches people how to spot fake news, and what happens when artificial intelligence goes wrong. Plus a look at what happens when the worlds of science and art collide.

Science Of Laughter20170122

Chris Smith and the Naked Scientists look the science of laughter.

Chris Smith and the Naked Scientists look at the week's science news, plus the science of laughter and can robots learn to tell jokes?

Science Questions Answered20160521

Chris Smith and the Naked Scientists tackle science questions listeners have been sending in.

Chris Smith and the Naked Scientists tackle science questions from listeners.

Should I Sequence My Genes?20170416

This week, the Naked Scientists find out whether your past, present and future really are written in your DNA, and why the age of cheap and easy genetic testing might just be opening Pandora's box.

Surviving In Space20151017

Naked Scientists Chris Smith and Kat Arney discuss how humans will survive on Mars.

Chris Smith and the team of naked scientists continue their journey in outer space and explore the journey to Mars and how humans will survive if they ever come to live on the Red Planet?

We Won A Meteorite!20170219

Chris Smith with science news and the Naked Scientists get their hands on a meteorite.

Who Owns Mars?20151031

Join the team as they debate whether humans should go to Mars.

Join Chris Smith and the team as they debate whether humans should go to Mars, and who would own it if we made it to the Red Planet.

Your Science Questions20171203

Chris Smith and the Naked Scientists answer your questions.

Your Science Questions Answered20160402

Chris Berrow and the Naked Scientists answer the questions you have been sending in.

Chris Berrow and the Naked Scientists answer the questions you have been sending in for the past few weeks.