UPLINK 55: HOW TO PROTECT A PLANET

Join us on Thursday 29th July for Uplink 55. Our guests will be authors Geoff Manaugh and Nicola Twilley, who collaborated on the new title Until Proven Safe: The History and Future of Quarantine. We'll be discussing the origin and practices of quarantine to slow...

UPLINK 54: PRIVATE SPACE, PUBLIC CONSEQUENCES

Join us a day earlier for this week's Uplink – on Wednesday 21st July. Our guests will be science journalist Shannon Stirone and astrophysicist Jonathan McDowell, and we’ll be discussing billionaires and sub-orbital flights, space tourism, and the wider topic of private and public space...

UPLINK 53: MUSIC FOR TIME TRAVELLING

Join us on Thursday 15th July for Uplink episode 53 when we’ll be joined by Jem Godfrey and John Mitchell of prog rock supergroup Frost* when we'll be discussing the intersection of science, music, and science fiction with two of the most passionate and accomplished...

UPLINK 52: JOURNEY TO JUPITER’S ICY MOONS

Join us on Thursday 1st July for Uplink episode 52 when we’ll be joined by Planetary Scientist Michele Dougherty and ESA Project Scientist Olivier Witasse to explore ESA's Jupiter Icy Moons Explorer (JUICE) mission. We'll be live at 8pm BST / 9pm CEST / 3pm...

UPLINK 51: IMAGINARY WORLDS

Join us on Thursday 24th June for Uplink episode 51 when we'll be joined by two authors whose writing has brought their worlds together. Astrophysicist Elizabeth Tasker searches for extrasolar planets and is author of popular science book The Planet Factory: Exoplanets and the Search...

UPLINK 50: SAVING OUR OCEAN PLANET

Join us on Thurs 8th June for 50th episode of Uplink when Earth and our oceans will take centre-stage. We’ll be discussing the current situation and why it must be addressed without delay with the help of ocean scientist Hayley Evers-King and Joe Duplantier of...

UPLINK 49: JAMES WEBB SPACE TELESCOPE: ORIGINS

Join us on Thursday 3rd June for Uplink 49 with John Mather, NASA Senior Project Scientist for the James Webb Space Telescope (JWST) and Ewine van Dishoeck, a senior member of the JWST MIRI team. A joint mission of NASA, ESA, and CSA, the JWST...

UPLINK 48: LIFE IN DIGITAL TIMES

Join us on Thursday 20th May for Uplink 48 with musician Imogen Heap. We'll be talking about the intersection of music and tech and how art can drive technology as well as advancing important issues affecting artists. Live at 8pm BST / 9pm CEST /...

UPLINK 47: SPACE SOUNDS

Join us on Thursday 6th May for Uplink 46 with musician/producer Laura Kidd and multi-instrumentalist J. Willgoose Esq., founding member of the alternative band, Public Service Broadcasting. We'll be talking about their unique use of space as musical source material. Blasting off at 8pm BST...

UPLINK 46: FOR ALL HUMANKIND

Join us on Thursday 29th April for Uplink 46 with planetary scientist Jacqueline Campbell and astronomer Gaitee Hussain. We’ll be discussing diversity, inclusivity and accessibility for anyone wanting to work in space science, regardless of their background. We'll be live from 8pm BST / 9pm...