Discovery: John O'Keefe 30 Mar 15
2014 Nobel Prize winner John O'Keefe talks to Jim Al-Khalili
Discovery: Does Money Make you Mean?
Hong Kong psychologists test the effects of money from our generosity to agression
Discovery: Does Money Make You Mean? 2/2 23 Mar 15
Jack Stewart travels to Hong Kong to ask is money making all of us selfish?
Discovery: Finding Your Voice 09 Mar 15
Helen Keen explores selective mutism, a condition often described as a phobia of speaking
Discovery: Placebo Problem 02 Mar 15
Geoff Watts explores the medical phenomenon of the nocebo effect
Discovery: Throwaway Society 2/2 23 Feb 15
How can manufacturers of the world supply the growing demand for consumer products without breaking the planet’s bank of natural resources? By the middle of the century, there will be 2 billion more people in the world. Based on current trends,...
Discovery: Throwaway Society 1/2 16 Feb 15
Hundreds of millions of computers, mobile phones and televisions are thrown away every year around the world. In this week’s Discovery Gaia Vince will be looking at the reasons behind this rapidly growing mountain of electronic waste and asking, who...
Discovery: Science of Smell 09 Feb 15
Why understanding how we smell has led to a paralysed man walking again
Discovery: The Life Scientific Richard Fortey 02 Feb 15
Jim Al-Khalili meets Mr Trilobite, the palaeontologist and naturalist, Richard Fortey
Discovery: Hot Gossip 19 Jan 15
Part two, Geoff Watts explores the origins and the science behind our love and loathing of gossip
Discovery: Hot Gossip 12 Jan 15
Geoff Watts explores the origins and the science behind our love and loathing of gossip.
Discovery: Virtual Therapy 05 Jan 15
Quentin Cooper looks at the therapeutic possibilities of Virtual Reality.
Discovery: Can maths combat terrorism? 22 Dec 14
Can maths reveal hidden patterns in global terrorism? Dr Hannah Fry investigates.
Discovery: New Space to Fly 15 Dec 14
Jack Stewart meets the pioneers redesigning our international airspace
Discovery: Vagus Nerve 08 Dec 14
Can stimulating the vagus nerve improve health? Gaia Vince explores this new research area
Discovery: Elspeth Garman 01 Dec 14
Jim Al-Khalili talks to x-ray crystallographer, Elspeth Garman about a technique that’s led to 28 Nobel Prizes in the last century.
Discovery: Painful Medicine 24 Nov 14
Sally Marlow investigates the hidden problem of addiction to over-the-counter painkillers
Discovery: Chris Toumazou 17 Nov 14
European Inventor of the Year, Chris Toumazou, reveals how his personal life and early work inspire his inventions.
Discovery: The Making of the Moon 10 Nov 14
Lucie Green investigates the past, present and future of the Moon.
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