theGIST Featured Podcasts

Diamond Electronics… In Space

Diamond Electronics… In Space

Diamonds, beyond their notorious rarity and allure as jewellery, may soon form the heart of the electronic systems that will enable next generation satellite communications and deep space exploration missions.

Reintroducing The Wild

Reintroducing The Wild

Could reintroducing wolves reinvigorate the landscape of the Scottish Highlands? Simon Gill investigates the effects of bringing back this icon of the wilderness to modern day Scotland.

Talking Science

The GIST’s Cornelia Eisenach, Andrew Farrell and Lydia Murray met the organisers of Glasgow CafĂ© Scientifique to talk science, the public and the media.

Dead Likely? The Science Behind The Zombie Apocalypse

Dead Likely? The Science Behind The Zombie Apocalypse

Maddy and Gavin team up to discuss the possible agents behind a zombie uprising. A common feature in many sci-fi movies, games and books, is the zombie a scientific possibility?