Is there anything you'd like to change about the way you're living life? If we're honest with ourselves, the answer to that question is yes. But it's the actually doing something about that can be tricky. Why?
Spectrum: Looking for evidence
Cyborgs are real, they're here already, and we'd love to introduce you to them. Also, if you like forensic crime shows, you're going to love the lab we visit in this week's show.
Spectrum: Happiness, fear and our atmosphere
Our boiling hot planetary neighbor, Venus, might have once been similar to Earth. So are we headed toward a similar catastrophe? Also, how to be happy – regardless of what’s happening in the world around you.
Spectrum: Let's finish this decade off
Is this really the place to look back at gravitational waves, AI and gene editing advancements? No, it isn't. Instead, we choose the science that made us think and laugh. It involves sex, odd noises, cats — and mediocre singing.
Spectrum: Don't open until Christmas
Want to give the perfect gift, but also receive it? There's some surprisingly rich science on the subject that'll save you money and guilt. Also why we end up despising certain Christmas songs, and the future of shopping.