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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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    • 4.8, 8 Ratings

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

    The science of coronavirus

    The science of coronavirus

    Chris Berrow and the Naked Scientists look at the latest science news, including a new fast test for coronavirus, the effect of the lockdown on our air quality , and how do we make our cities more sustainable?

    • 54 min
    Boom! The Naked Scientists at the Cambridge Science Festival

    Boom! The Naked Scientists at the Cambridge Science Festival

    From genetics to geoscience, chemistry to komodo dragons, join the Naked Scientists for an explosive hour of Festival science fun. Hear what went on at their live event recorded for the Cambridge Science Festival - recorded before the remainder of the festival was cancelled due to coronavirus. Demos, anecdotes, questions, and booms!

    • 56 min
    5 Live Science - The latest on coronavirus

    5 Live Science - The latest on coronavirus

    Dr Chris Smith and the Naked Scientist team present the latest science news, analysis and breakthroughs relating to coronavirus.

    • 56 min
    Dr Karl: Coronavirus, immune systems and more than one brain?

    Dr Karl: Coronavirus, immune systems and more than one brain?

    Dr Karl joins Rhod to answer your science questions.

    • 50 min
    Dr Karl: Coronavirus, Panic Attacks and the Effect of Copper & Silver on Bacteria

    Dr Karl: Coronavirus, Panic Attacks and the Effect of Copper & Silver on Bacteria

    Dotun is joined by Dr Karl to answer your science related questions, including coronavirus, white holes, panic attacks and the effect of copper & silver on bacteria

    • 49 min
    What's a white hole?

    What's a white hole?

    This week, 5 Live Science takes on your science questions, including: what are white holes, why Agatha Christie was so fond of killing people with cyanide in her stories, how gravitational slingshots work, and why doesn't the Moon get a cooler name?

    • 51 min

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