In BBC Inside Science, Dr Lucie Green, colleagues and guests illuminate the mysteries and challenge the controversies behind the science that's changing our world.
On this week's episode:
- NASA's LADEE Mission: Understanding the make-up and movement of Moon dirt is vital to protect future manned Moon missions.
- Electroceuticals: The use of electricity to treat disease, instead of using drug compounds.
- Aridity increase: The impact of increased aridity on soil make-up.
- Show us your instrument: Naming the giant buoy in Greenland, and how dogs show emotions by wagging their tails.
Listen to BBC BBC Inside Science
Tune in to BBC Radio 4 on Thursday 31 October at 16:30 to listen to this week's programme. More information and a link to listen again later will be available from the BBC's Inside Science pages.