The Science Inside

The Science Inside Addiction

In light of Bobbi Kristina Brown's death and suspected drug overdose recently, this week #TheScienceInside focuses on addiction.

Adel Grobbelaar from Wedge Gordon’s Rehabilitation Centre explains why nyaope addiction is on the rise.

The team also finds out how to treat someone’s pain with codeine without getting them addicted from Dr David Bayever and Dr Marie Claire van Hout.


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How did the M1 bridge collapse happen?

How did the M1 bridge collapse happen?

Following the bridge collapse on the M1 highway The Science Inside team has a look at the science inside bridges and traffic.

The Science Inside Education and Learning Techniques

The Science Inside Education and Learning Techniques

The team finds out why all those years of cramming actually aren't the best way to learn & the downside of digital education.

The Science Inside: Fees Must Fall Protests

The Science Inside: Fees Must Fall Protests

The #FeesMustFall protests shook Wits University and the country, the team looks at the tech and techniques police use to control violent crowds.

The Science Inside prisons (and how inmates plot their prison breaks)

The Science Inside prisons (and how inmates plot their prison breaks)

After the dramatic attempted prison escape by Czech fugitive Radovan Krejcir, the team looks at the science inside prison.

The Science Inside: Transgender Identities

The Science Inside: Transgender Identities

Following Caitlyn Jenner's introduction to the world, the world has erupted with questions around transgender identities.

The Science Inside: Say No To Xenophobia

The Science Inside: Say No To Xenophobia

You know the hashtag, but what's being done scientifically around xenophobia?

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