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Artificial sweeteners – not so sweet?

Low calorie, no calorie and so sweet. Artificial sweeteners just seem too good to be true. Is there a catch? We dig into two big questions: Do artificial sweeteners cause cancer, and are they making us fat? We talk to Prof. John Glendinning, Prof. Susie Swithers, Dr. Kieron Rooney, and PhD student Jotham Suez about…

June 8, 2017

Nuclear Power – what are the Risks?

Fukushima. Chernobyl. Three Mile Island. There’s been some big nuclear accidents over the past few decades, but how dangerous is nuclear power really?

June 1, 2017


What is meditation and does it do anything?

May 25, 2017

True Love

Have we been lied to by our love songs?

May 11, 2017

Chocolate, Coffee and Wine

Are chocolate, coffee and red wine actually good for us? Reading the news it seems that one day they are helping us live longer, and the next day they are giving us heart attacks. So what’s going on here?

May 4, 2017

Abortion: What You Need To Know

Forget pro-life and pro-choice. This episode is pro-facts.

April 27, 2017

Introducing… Every Little Thing

Flora Lichtman tells us about her new show!

April 20, 2017


We peel back the label on GM foods to find out whether they’re safe to eat and what impact they can have on the environment.

April 13, 2017

Death, Lies and Lemmings

How to read the news skeptically, and the surprising story behind lemmings.

April 6, 2017


Could ghosts exist? If not, why do so many people believe in them?

March 30, 2017