Category: scientist at work interviews

interviews with scientists at work in Cambridge UK. Extracted from ‘The Science Show’ on community radio station Cambridge 105. The show team at the time (2011 – 2014) were Roger Frost, Nicola Terry and Dr Chris Creese.

scientist 36: the research biotechnologist – Alan Tunnacliffe & the bdelloid rotifer (2013)

Professor Alan Tunnacliffe of the Cambridge University Department of Chemical Engineering tells why the bdelloid rotifer has fascinated top biologists. This microscopically tiny invertebrate lives in rain puddles. The creature can survive without water for millions of years, and by now...