Latest Interviews


A very fertile mind

Evoluted New Media | Added: 3 May 2019

Professor Simon Fishel worked with the team that created the first IVF baby in 1978 and with Nobel …

Beyond the usual suspects

Evoluted New Media | Added: 19 Apr 2019

Having trained as a physicist, I find the Francis Crick Institute’s strategy of ‘discovery without…

Bringing malaria diagnostics into the fold

Evoluted New Media | Added: 5 Apr 2019

Malaria is one of the biggest killers on the planet. Early diagnosis is considered an incredibly im…

Making the Crick… tick

Evoluted New Media | Added: 20 Mar 2019

An intriguing invitation took Dr Emily Scott-Dearing behind the scenes of The Francis Crick Institu…

One man’s trash

Evoluted New Media | Added: 7 Mar 2019

Plastics have become a deeply worrying environmental issue, but it is unlikely that demand will dro…

Reading the immune system

Evoluted New Media | Added: 14 Feb 2019

It is a combination of academia and industry which is helping Aleksandr Kovaltsuk read the logbook …

Shooting down HIV hope

Evoluted New Media | Added: 4 Feb 2019

When Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 was shot down over Ukraine in 2014, all passengers and crew were…

Perfecting the inside job

Evoluted New Media | Added: 6 Jan 2019

An industrial fellowship helped Jonathan Vince explore how to avoid the grim side-effects of tradit…

Taking the wider view

Evoluted New Media | Added: 3 Jan 2019

The ‘quality’ of a research paper is a tricky thing to quantify – journal impact factors and citati…

A right royal institution: Professor Aoife McLysaght

Evoluted New Media | Added: 29 Nov 2018

This year, The Royal Institution Christmas lectures will, for the first time in its 194-year histor…

Finding the next generation of cancer therapy

Evoluted New Media | Added: 28 Nov 2018

Having been awarded a grant from The Royal Commission for the Exhibition of 1851 – Carlos Julià is …

Using science to change our world

Evoluted New Media | Added: 24 Oct 2018

As the Royal Institution sets it sights on expanding the public understanding of science, we hear f…

The art of taking things apart

Evoluted New Media | Added: 23 Oct 2018

Science presenter, broadcaster and even physical phenomena namer… we spent a minute with Steve Moul…

Gearing up for show time

Evoluted New Media | Added: 11 Oct 2018

Science populariser and broadcaster extraordinaire Maggie Philbin will be a keynote speaker at this…

Food for thought

Evoluted New Media | Added: 11 Sep 2018

Bacteriophages are well known to molecular and microbiology, but could they really be a new vanguar…

Getting the right exposure

Evoluted New Media | Added: 6 Sep 2018

Understanding the totality of environmental exposures from conception onward and what that might do…

A weight off your mind

Evoluted New Media | Added: 7 Aug 2018

Fiona Auty explains why the National Physical Laboratory is going to the immense trouble of redefin…

An aquatic approach to space food

Evoluted New Media | Added: 23 Jul 2018

Just how do you haul enough food into space on extended manned missions without burning through vit…

The money man

Evoluted New Media | Added: 15 Jun 2018

We are all aware of the sweat, tears, and stress required to win a grant bid… but what does it look…

The flora and fauna of modern forensics

Evoluted New Media | Added: 6 Jun 2018

The postmortem microbiome, forensic botany and some very angry creationists… when Professor Nathan …