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5 Live's science podcast, featuring Dr Karl, plus Dr Chris and Naked Scientists with the hottest science news stories and analysis.

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5 Live's science podcast, featuring Dr Karl, plus Dr Chris and Naked Scientists with the hottest science news stories and analysis.

    Loss of smell and coronavirus

    Loss of smell and coronavirus

    Updates on coronavirus including how the loss of smell has now become a recognised symptom in the UK. Plus a special look at how scientific papers are published.

    • 54 min
    The Covid-19 Digital Detective

    The Covid-19 Digital Detective

    Chris Smith and the Naked Scientist team look at the NHS Covid-19 app. Plus electric cars and some ultraviolet light at the end of the tunnel.

    • 54 min
    The Science of World War II

    The Science of World War II

    This week on 5 Live Science, we’re bringing you a special episode, diving into the science and technology of World War II, to mark the 75th anniversary of Victory in Europe Day.

    Within the discussion of the science and events of war, there are some parts you may find upsetting.

    • 54 min
    Coronavirus symptom trackers and plasma treatment for Covid-19

    Coronavirus symptom trackers and plasma treatment for Covid-19

    The Naked Scientists mull over the effectiveness of a coronavirus symptom tracker app & look at the effects of treating people with covid-19 with plasma from recovered patients.

    • 53 min
    Naked Scientists: The Science Behind Wearing Face Masks

    Naked Scientists: The Science Behind Wearing Face Masks

    The Naked Scientists ask how good the science is behind wearing face masks and get some lockdown tips from an astronaut.

    • 54 min
    Naked Scientists

    Naked Scientists

    Dr Chris Smith and the Naked Science team discuss the latest developments in Science.

    • 54 min

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