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Oxford Sparks Big Questions

Mar 27, 2024

We are out in the wild today talking to bees!


In this behind the scenes episode, we visited Dr Rachel Parkinson’s bee recording studio to see insect neuroscience research in action. 


You might know that honeybees communicate with each other using the waggle dance, a minute choreography that shows other bees the...

Mar 13, 2024

Cats are pretty adorable! Those big eyes, fluffy paws and cheeky personalities mean that most people find felines cute. But what is the science behind this reaction?

Neuroscientist Professor Morten Kringelbach reveals how special technology can track what happens to signals in the brain in response to sounds and images...