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The Naked Scientists Podcast

The Naked Scientists

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The Naked Scientists Podcast
The Naked Scientists Podcast

The Naked Scientists Podcast

The Naked Scientists

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The Naked Scientists flagship science show brings you a lighthearted look at the latest scientific breakthroughs, interviews with the world's top scientists, answers to your science questions and science experiments to try at home.

Latest Episodes

Creepy crawlies, quarks and counting

This week: How long can someone hold their breath and can you train for this? Who are fitter - footballers or rugby players? And what's the most intelligent insect? We've assembled an expert panel to take on your science questions - University of York animal behaviour scientist Eleanor Drinkwater, exercise physiologist Dan Gordon from Anglia Ruskin University, Cambridge University physicist Fran Day, and Cambridge University mathematician and University Challenge icon Bobby Seagull! For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

60 MIN1 weeks ago
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Creepy crawlies, quarks and counting

Stripping down STIs

We're stripping down sexual health and sexually transmitted infections! Coming up, will we soon have a vaccine for chlamydia? And what happens in a sexual health check up? And in the news, the fires in the Amazon rainforest, and a new weapon against malaria... For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

57 MIN2 weeks ago
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Stripping down STIs

Are You Safe Online?

This week: How does the internet affect us? What does it mean for our security, our wallets, and ourselves. We're taking a deep dive into the world of all things cyber... For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

54 MIN3 weeks ago
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Are You Safe Online?

Marvellous Materials in Medicine

This week, Chris Smith and Izzie Clarke explore the helpful materials that keep us healthy. How are dental implants made and fitted? Bacteria-resistant plastic coatings; and what hip implants have in common with plastic bags. Plus, in the latest science news, why pancreatic cancer is so aggressive - and how we might stop it, signs that something ten times the size of the Earth slammed into Jupiter, and more... For more PODCASTS by The Naked Scientists, head to thenakedscientists.com/subscribe. To SUPPORT The Naked Scientists, head to thenakedscientists.com/donate Plus, you can FOLLOW the team on Instagram, Twitter and Facebook; @nakedscientists. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

59 MINAUG 20
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Marvellous Materials in Medicine

QnA: Fridges and impossible food

In this month's QnA show we're asking: why are fridges harder to open again after you just closed them? What's the best way to wipe the memory of a smart phone? And what might climate change mean for chocolate? We're answering your questions with the help of an expert panel - neuroscientist Duncan Astle, techxpert Peter Cowley, food security expert Nadia Radzman and engineer Livia Souza... For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

58 MINAUG 13
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QnA: Fridges and impossible food

A Spin Around the Electron

This week we're taking a spin around the electron! How does a fridge magnet stay stuck? And how can quantum physics help us in battling cancer? We'll find out. Plus in the news, the chemistry of breaking down microplastics, exploring bacterial infections resistant to last line antibiotics, and we're going back to school P.E lessons! For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

59 MINAUG 6
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A Spin Around the Electron

Flying into the Future

This week, The Naked Scientists are taking off into the future of aviation: will flights get faster? Could we see a fully electric plane? And can a Naked Scientist land a commercial aircraft? Izzie Clarke and Adam Murphy find out Plus, in the news, a new way of disguising cancer drugs as fat, sharks are in danger, and how do you make a bad joke funnier? For more PODCASTS by The Naked Scientists, head to thenakedscientists.com/subscribe. To SUPPORT The Naked Scientists, head to thenakedscientists.com/donate Plus, you can FOLLOW the team on Instagram, Twitter and Facebook; @nakedscientists. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

55 MINJUL 30
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Flying into the Future

The Moon Landing: 50 Years Later

This week a special show celebrating 50 years since man first walked on the Moon! How did we get there, what happened on the Moon, and will we ever go back? For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

55 MINJUL 23
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The Moon Landing: 50 Years Later

Simulation Science: Living in The Matrix?

This week, could we be living in The Matrix? We're talking about the power of computer simulations, and we're asking are we all living in one! Plus, in the news - making diabetes treatment smarter; diagnosis by an electronic doctor - would you be comfortable with that? And the world's first robot that picks lettuces... For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

59 MINJUL 16
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Simulation Science: Living in The Matrix?

Alzheimer's Disease: Facts and Fiction

This week, Alzheimer's Disease goes under the microscope: what is it? Why do people get it, and can we cure it? Plus in the news, why the planet needs more trees, a breakthrough in storing computer data, and the science of a good excuse! For more PODCASTS by The Naked Scientists, head to thenakedscientists.com/subscribe. To SUPPORT The Naked Scientists, head to thenakedscientists.com/donatePlus, You can FOLLOW the team on Instagram, Twitter and Facebook; @nakedscientists. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

57 MINJUL 9
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Alzheimer's Disease: Facts and Fiction

Latest Episodes

Creepy crawlies, quarks and counting

This week: How long can someone hold their breath and can you train for this? Who are fitter - footballers or rugby players? And what's the most intelligent insect? We've assembled an expert panel to take on your science questions - University of York animal behaviour scientist Eleanor Drinkwater, exercise physiologist Dan Gordon from Anglia Ruskin University, Cambridge University physicist Fran Day, and Cambridge University mathematician and University Challenge icon Bobby Seagull! For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

60 MIN1 weeks ago
Comments
Creepy crawlies, quarks and counting

Stripping down STIs

We're stripping down sexual health and sexually transmitted infections! Coming up, will we soon have a vaccine for chlamydia? And what happens in a sexual health check up? And in the news, the fires in the Amazon rainforest, and a new weapon against malaria... For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

57 MIN2 weeks ago
Comments
Stripping down STIs

Are You Safe Online?

This week: How does the internet affect us? What does it mean for our security, our wallets, and ourselves. We're taking a deep dive into the world of all things cyber... For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

54 MIN3 weeks ago
Comments
Are You Safe Online?

Marvellous Materials in Medicine

This week, Chris Smith and Izzie Clarke explore the helpful materials that keep us healthy. How are dental implants made and fitted? Bacteria-resistant plastic coatings; and what hip implants have in common with plastic bags. Plus, in the latest science news, why pancreatic cancer is so aggressive - and how we might stop it, signs that something ten times the size of the Earth slammed into Jupiter, and more... For more PODCASTS by The Naked Scientists, head to thenakedscientists.com/subscribe. To SUPPORT The Naked Scientists, head to thenakedscientists.com/donate Plus, you can FOLLOW the team on Instagram, Twitter and Facebook; @nakedscientists. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

59 MINAUG 20
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Marvellous Materials in Medicine

QnA: Fridges and impossible food

In this month's QnA show we're asking: why are fridges harder to open again after you just closed them? What's the best way to wipe the memory of a smart phone? And what might climate change mean for chocolate? We're answering your questions with the help of an expert panel - neuroscientist Duncan Astle, techxpert Peter Cowley, food security expert Nadia Radzman and engineer Livia Souza... For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

58 MINAUG 13
Comments
QnA: Fridges and impossible food

A Spin Around the Electron

This week we're taking a spin around the electron! How does a fridge magnet stay stuck? And how can quantum physics help us in battling cancer? We'll find out. Plus in the news, the chemistry of breaking down microplastics, exploring bacterial infections resistant to last line antibiotics, and we're going back to school P.E lessons! For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

59 MINAUG 6
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A Spin Around the Electron

Flying into the Future

This week, The Naked Scientists are taking off into the future of aviation: will flights get faster? Could we see a fully electric plane? And can a Naked Scientist land a commercial aircraft? Izzie Clarke and Adam Murphy find out Plus, in the news, a new way of disguising cancer drugs as fat, sharks are in danger, and how do you make a bad joke funnier? For more PODCASTS by The Naked Scientists, head to thenakedscientists.com/subscribe. To SUPPORT The Naked Scientists, head to thenakedscientists.com/donate Plus, you can FOLLOW the team on Instagram, Twitter and Facebook; @nakedscientists. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

55 MINJUL 30
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Flying into the Future

The Moon Landing: 50 Years Later

This week a special show celebrating 50 years since man first walked on the Moon! How did we get there, what happened on the Moon, and will we ever go back? For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

55 MINJUL 23
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The Moon Landing: 50 Years Later

Simulation Science: Living in The Matrix?

This week, could we be living in The Matrix? We're talking about the power of computer simulations, and we're asking are we all living in one! Plus, in the news - making diabetes treatment smarter; diagnosis by an electronic doctor - would you be comfortable with that? And the world's first robot that picks lettuces... For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

59 MINJUL 16
Comments
Simulation Science: Living in The Matrix?

Alzheimer's Disease: Facts and Fiction

This week, Alzheimer's Disease goes under the microscope: what is it? Why do people get it, and can we cure it? Plus in the news, why the planet needs more trees, a breakthrough in storing computer data, and the science of a good excuse! For more PODCASTS by The Naked Scientists, head to thenakedscientists.com/subscribe. To SUPPORT The Naked Scientists, head to thenakedscientists.com/donatePlus, You can FOLLOW the team on Instagram, Twitter and Facebook; @nakedscientists. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

57 MINJUL 9
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Alzheimer's Disease: Facts and Fiction

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