About the Show


Pythagoras’ Trousers is a radio show produced by Radio Workshop Cymru for Radio Cardiff and the Institution of Engineering & Technology. Each week, presenter Rhys Phillips takes a look at stories of interest from the worlds of science, technology, engineering and mathematics, bringing these fields to a wider audience and promoting these subject areas to school pupils.

The show is broadcast on Radio Cardiff every Thursday evening from 9pm and repeated Wednesdays at midnight. You can also download episodes or subscribe to the podcast here.

Latest Show
TX: 06/08/15 – Nuclear bombs, cracking whips and Marty JopsonListen Now!
70 years after the dropping of the first atomic bomb, Professor Gerry Thomas from Imperial College, London talks about the ‘N’ word – nuclear. Neil Monteiro explains why a whip cracks, we meet zoologist Tim Maynard and Marty Jopson talks about the challenges of doing science on The One Show.

Next Show
13/08/15 – More science & technology with Rhys Phillips & Beth Berry

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