A new species of Bacteria

A new species of Bacteria

Researchers have discovered a species of bacteria which dwarfs all others by thousands of times. This programme is now available ON-Demand by visiting the Science in Action Page, it will be available until Thursday the 30th of June. It will also be broadcast on Sunday the 26th of June in Phuket at 9:00 AM on 91.5 FM and 102.5 FM and Online via the…

Thursday weather in Phuket

Thursday weather in Phuket

Another morning in Phuket greeting us with some Blue skies on our Thursday weather in Phuket report suggests you make the most of it. Clean air registering green at 21 and a westerly breeze make changeable weather conditions into the weekend. Unfortunately, there are scattered and sometimes heavy showers around leading into early Friday morning….

Pete Smith a Professor of Soils and Global Change

Pete Smith a Professor of Soils and Global Change

Meet a very down-to-earth professor Pete Smith FRS FRSB FRSE is a Professor of Soils and Global Change at the University of Aberdeen. You may listen to this programme NOW on Demand on the BBC Discovery Page and is available until Tuesday the 21st of June. It will also be broadcast on Sunday the 19th of June in Phuket at 8:30 AM on 91.5 FM and 102.5 FM…

Where is HIV hiding?

Where is HIV hiding?

An HIV body scan reveals the hideouts Researchers have developed a medical imaging technique which reveals where in the body HIV lies hidden, even when people have their infection well controlled by antiviral drugs. This programme is now available ON-Demand by visiting the Science in Action Page, it will be available until Thursday the 16th of June. It will also…

Community Networks and the digital divide

Community Networks and the digital divide

Across the North American continent, there is a stark difference in the availability of the internet to different communities. Tribal lands are typically remote, rural and rugged landscapes, and often have very patchy, or non-existent internet connectivity. This programme is available NOW OnDemand on the Digital Planet Page and is available now until Wednesday the 15th of…

Monkeypox misinformation and the stigma

Monkeypox misinformation and the stigma

Claudia discusses concerns about monkeypox misinformation and stigma with Andy Seale, Senior Strategic Advisor, department of HIV, hepatitis and sexually transmitted infections at the World Health Organisation. This programme is available on the Health Check Page and is available now On-Demand until Wednesday the 8th of June. It will also be broadcast on Sunday the 5th of…

Data-driven football

Data-driven football

What do you know about Data-Driven football? With the end of this year’s Premier League season and the Champion’s League final in the last two weekends, viewers around the world were cheering on their favourite teams. This programme is available NOW OnDemand at the Digital Planet Page and is available now until Wednesday the 8th of June….

The Turn of the Tide

The Turn of the Tide

Mathematician Hannah Fry and geneticist Adam Rutherford investigate The Turn of the Tide for your everyday science queries. Today, they get stuck into two questions about tides. This programme is available NOW on Demand on the BBC Discovery Page and is available until Tuesday the 7th of June. It will also be broadcast on Sunday the 5th…

A Rainforest Death

A Rainforest Death

Tree mortality in the rainforest and tropical moist forests in Australia has been increasing since the mid-1980s. This programme is now available ON-Demand by visiting the Science in Action Page, it will be available until Thursday the 26th of May. It will also be broadcast on Sunday the 22nd of May in Phuket at 9:00 AM on 91.5 FM and 102.5 FM and Online…

Healthcare in North Korea

Healthcare in North Korea

Reports from North Korea have suggested a scarcity of data on healthcare provision but Claudia hears from Professor Hazel Smith who has researched North Korea for over thirty years that there is good information about health services. This programme is available on the Health Check Page and is available now until Wednesday the 26th of May. It…