The Life Scientific

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Professor Jim Al-Khalili talks to leading scientists about their life and work, finding out what inspires them and asking what their discoveries might do for us in the future.

Geologist Chris Jackson on the earth's past, deep salt and abseiling into a volcano.
Jim Al-Khalili finds out how The Life Scientific has changed during the pandemic.
Predicting the spread of Covid-19. Neil Ferguson talks to Jim Al-Khalili about lockdown.
How did Sarah Gilbert get so far, so fast in developing a vaccine for Covid-19?
Steve Haake talks to Jim al-Khalili about how technology improves sporting ability.
Francesca Happé talks to Jim al-Khalili about the abilities of people with autism.
Saving seahorses and turning old fishing nets into luxury carpets.
Why the world needs more plant scientists. Prof Dale Sanders talks to Jim Al- Khalili.
Professor Andy Fabian on supermassive black holes and their dramatic hold over galaxies.
Alice Roberts on bones Aug. 4, 2020
What can we learn from human remains? Alice Roberts talks bones with Jim Al Khalili.
How to stop peaceful protests turning into riots.
Professor Emma Bunce shares her passion for Jupiter and Neptune with Jim Al- Khalili.
Jane Goodall describes her life with the wild chimpanzees of Gombe.
Professor Jim Al-Khalili talks to Liz Seward about designing spacecraft.
The impact of lockdown on the quality of the air we breathe.
Professor Debbie Pain talks to Jim Al-Khalili about conserving our endangered birdlife.
Is the National Grid fit for purpose? Jim McDonald talks to Jim Al-Khalili.
Is the universe really made of string? Physicist Brian Greene talks to Jim Al Khalili.
The physicist behind net zero. Prof Myles Allen talks to Jim Al-Khalili.
What maggots teach us about our sense of smell. Prof Matthew Cobb tells Jim Al-Khalli