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Friday 11th Dec 2020, 10.30am

Electricity Access for All

How can we sustainably electrify parts of the world that don't currently have access to clean and reliable energy? How can we improve Sierra Leone's energy sector, so that its capital, Freetown, no longer has an average of 53 blackouts a day? These are just two of the important questions being...

Thursday 8th Feb 2018, 09.00am

DNA: A Rich Tapestry

Whether it’s the way we speak, or the sports team we support, the little differences between us can carry clues to our origins.

But scientists are searching for other, more fundamental clues to our ancestry, hidden within our DNA.


Tuesday 15th Aug 2017, 12.45pm

Is love real? Watch our Facebook LIVE to find out...

Monday 12th Jun 2017, 02.45pm

FACEBOOK LIVE: Can you make something from nothing?

Sunday 15th May 2016, 12.15pm

Power People

Did you know that you are in charge of a power station? It's true. Every time you flick a light switch, a power station somewhere in the UK will respond and generate that little bit of extra power you need for your light. In this animation we look at how we, the consumer, could help researchers...