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Each week we set out to solve one of the world's weirdest, wackiest, funniest and funkiest scientific puzzles. And along with the answer there's a brand new question to think about for next time... iTunesU

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Title: Question of the Week 18.12.17 - What happens to bubbles in space?

Question of the Week 18.12.17 - What happens to bubbles in space?

December 16th, 2018

This week, Malcolm's been watching the science fiction film, Passengers. He wanted to know what happens to air bubbles in water if gravity was suddenly… Go to Episode

Question of the Week 19.01.14 - Why is old soap useless?

January 13th, 2019

When a bar of soap gets used a lot and gets smaller, it seems to struggle to form suds properly. Is something other than just a smaller surface area going… Go to Episode

Question of the Week 19.01.21 - Do plants eat dirt?

January 20th, 2019

Marcus was wondering how trees, such as giant oaks, can grow so huge and not make a hole in the ground. Where does their mass come from if not from the… Go to Episode

Question of the Week 19.01.28 - What language do deaf people think in?

January 27th, 2019

Bree asked: If a person is born completely deaf and can't hear a thing, what language do they think in? We asked Dr Mairead MacSweeney, director of the… Go to Episode