Alice Turner investigates how your favourite snack behaves from a chemical perspective.
James Burgon discusses the difficulties that come with mixing personal politics and science.
Claire Pickering discusses the issue of legal high usage within society
Believing that you’ve slept well might improve your brain’s performance – thanks to the placebo effect.
Sarah Neidler discusses an investigation on the effect of a carbohydrate- or fat-restricted diet on body fat loss.
To mark the Body Focused Repetitive Behaviours awareness week, Jessica Mclaren speaks to Judith Stevenson about trichotillomania.
Emily O'Connor discusses potential new ingredients for sun creams from unusual sources.
Kirsty McLean discusses the link between gecko feet and newly-developed adhesive materials.