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 Monday evening from 9pm and repeated Friday at midnight. You can also download episodes or subscribe to the podcast here.

Latest Show
TX: 14/04/14 – Lack of engineers, pollinating insects and exercising the brainListen Now!
Jess Jones comments on a report that Wales needs 2,500 more engineering graduates by 2020,Beth Berry reports on the international status of pollinating insects, we meet Michael de Podestaand Chris Marley talks about research into the effect of aerobic exercise on the brain.

Next Show
21/04/14 – Pythagorean Exploration: Culham Centre for Fusion Energy

Forthcoming Highlights
05/05/14 – The Pythagoras Lecture 2015
26/05/14 – Engineer’s Question Time