Audio adventures

There's just something special about working with sounds. They leave just the right amount to the imagination, but give the listener enough to build that imagination. What I love most about working with radio, is how the spoken word contains…

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BBC World Service – Science in Action

Week 36, September 5th 2013 Reported on new silver nanoparticle technology on Science in Action Listen here... And read my article about it here...

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BBC World Service, Science in Action – Money and mental acuity

Science in Action is a weekly BBC World Service programme. As part of a placement at BBC Radio Science Unit I reported on Dr Anandi Mani's study (published in this weeks journal Science) in the week 35 episode: Growing brains…

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BBC Radio 4, Inside Science – Show Us Your Instrument

Inside Science is a weekly dose of action-packed science on BBC Radio 4, first broadcast on Thursday's at 4:30pm I was the Assistant Producer of week 35's show: Research bias; sniffer dogs, lasers; roadkill I produced the 'Lasers' part of the show,…

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IC Radio – Mission Impossible

  Mission Impossible: A science radio show with gumption and edge. I presented, produced, and contributed to Mission Impossible in 2013. For more information on this year's series, find them on Facebook.  

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IC Radio – Mission Impossible
Mission Impossible Image credit: Rosemary Peters
Pythagoras’ Trousers

  Pythagoras' Trousers is a Radio Cardiff science show. Since September 2011, I have been producing a 10 minute report on a scientific subject of my choice. I have reported on The microbiome - episode 128 DIY Biology - episode 123…

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Pythagoras’ Trousers
Pythagoras Trousers
Life at the BBC: Day 1

So, today was the day. I started my month at the BBC Radio 4 Science Unit, and will be working on the shows Science in Action (BBC World Service) and Inside Science (BBC Radio 4). I was super excited to get…

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What’s inside your gut?

This podcast originally appeared on Pythagoras Trousers episode 128 on June 20th 2013. Ever wondered what's going on inside your gut? For this podcast I spoke several people, as the amount of research in the field of microbiomes and micrbiota…

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Adding depth

Just a quicky - something I learned about myself this Bank Holiday weekend. Yesterday, I met a lady who we are going to making a documentary with for my course. She was extremely inspirational, having had hydrocephalus for all of…

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Backstage at The Life Scientific

One of the biggest challenges I've come across when doing interviews for a radio piece or podcast, is that you have to be able to do many things at once: listen to the speaker, follow your set questions, remember things…

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