Blogs

02/08/2013 - 11:21
Submitted by James Lloyd

Scientists have uncovered the secrets behind one of the most bizarre feeding phenomena in the natural world – the starfish’s remarkable, retractable stomach.

When some species...

31/07/2013 - 16:06
Submitted by James Lloyd

We've been lucky enough to get our hands on an early version of the Oculus Rift virtual reality headset, which promises to revolutionise...

29/07/2013 - 10:00
Submitted by James Lloyd

If the sight of a fluffy kitten playing with a toy reduces you to tears, you’re probably not alone. If your tears are the result of an involuntary allergic reaction, however, you may soon be...

26/07/2013 - 12:27
Submitted by James Lloyd

This week's guide to science on the telly and radio...

 

Mon 29 July

Privacy Under Pressure
BBC Radio 4, 9.00-9.30am...

26/07/2013 - 09:25
Submitted by James Lloyd
25/07/2013 - 16:33
Submitted by James Lloyd

It's been a long time coming, but virtual reality is here at last! Strap on the revolutionary Oculus Rift headset and you're instantly immersed in an alternative universe. Turn your head...

19/07/2013 - 09:24
Submitted by James Lloyd

This week's guide to science on the telly and radio...

 

Mon 22 July

Privacy Under Pressure
BBC Radio 4, 9.00-9.30am...

18/07/2013 - 12:51
Submitted by James Lloyd

Scientists in the UK have announced that they’re pooling their efforts to look for alien life on other planets.

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18/07/2013 - 10:00
Submitted by James Lloyd

In 2015, the Bloodhound SSC will aim to become the first car to go faster than 1,000mph, setting a new land speed record in the process...

16/07/2013 - 10:00
Submitted by James Lloyd

With the 2013 Ashes series underway, England’s spin bowlers might be interested in the findings of a pair of Australian physicists who have picked apart the physics behind spinning cricket...

15/07/2013 - 10:00
Submitted by James Lloyd

With its deep azure hue and swirly white skies, you’d be forgiven for thinking this is a video of the Earth. But it's actually an artist’s impression of HD 189733b, a blue...

12/07/2013 - 12:32
Submitted by James Lloyd

This week's guide to science on the telly and radio...

 

Sat 13 July

Giant Squid: Filming the Impossible - Natural World...