2018

 
   Creating intelligent social robots    Scientists from leading tech institutions are working on human-robot interactions - making sure we trust and even like our new helpers.

Creating intelligent social robots

Scientists from leading tech institutions are working on human-robot interactions - making sure we trust and even like our new helpers.

 
   How to feed the world    Finding new ways to optimize agricultural land - ensuring food security while also reducing greenhouse gas emissions and protecting habitats.

How to feed the world

Finding new ways to optimize agricultural land - ensuring food security while also reducing greenhouse gas emissions and protecting habitats.

   Game over for mental illness    Computer games can treat even the most severe psychiatric disorders and empower people to improve their mental health.

Game over for mental illness

Computer games can treat even the most severe psychiatric disorders and empower people to improve their mental health.

 
   Precision public health    A new approach to public health uses data from smart devices to get the right treatment to the right person at the right time.

Precision public health

A new approach to public health uses data from smart devices to get the right treatment to the right person at the right time.

 
 
   The power of balance    Millions of people suffer from dizziness, vertigo and fainting. Discover how scientists are helping doctors to treat these and other balance disorders.

The power of balance

Millions of people suffer from dizziness, vertigo and fainting. Discover how scientists are helping doctors to treat these and other balance disorders.

 
   Unmasking phantom sounds    Over 100 million people live with chronic tinnitus. New research is helping to treat and better understand this distressing and as-yet incurable condition.

Unmasking phantom sounds

Over 100 million people live with chronic tinnitus. New research is helping to treat and better understand this distressing and as-yet incurable condition.

   A deeper look at carbon    New knowledge on Earth’s carbon cycle - relevant to climate change, carbon emissions, CO2 sequestration, volcanic eruptions and extraterrestrial life.

A deeper look at carbon

New knowledge on Earth’s carbon cycle - relevant to climate change, carbon emissions, CO2 sequestration, volcanic eruptions and extraterrestrial life.

 
   23, me — and my microbiome    Powerful evidence for the role of gut bacteria in cancer, Alzheimer’s and multiple sclerosis - and that this microbiome may be part of the cure.

23, me — and my microbiome

Powerful evidence for the role of gut bacteria in cancer, Alzheimer’s and multiple sclerosis - and that this microbiome may be part of the cure.

 
 
   Training for your brain    Finding ways to make our brains work better - in healthy people, those with neurological disorders and to prevent age-related cognitive decline.

Training for your brain

Finding ways to make our brains work better - in healthy people, those with neurological disorders and to prevent age-related cognitive decline.

   Staying safe in the next megaquake    Using big data and advanced computing to to help governments and other sectors keep us safe when the next megaquake hits.

Staying safe in the next megaquake

Using big data and advanced computing to to help governments and other sectors keep us safe when the next megaquake hits.

 
 

2017