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: 26/02/15 – Piezo-resistive materials, flame experiments & astronomyListen Now!
Gustau Catalan from The Catalan Institute of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology tells us about new findings in the field of piezo-resistive materials, Zoe Gamble brings us another science experiment you can try at home, we meet statistician Orla Burke and Chris North talks partial solar eclipses and the latest results from the Planck satellite.

Next Show
05/03/15 – Famelab UK Regional Final plus Neil Monteiro answers another one of your questions

Forthcoming Highlights
12/03/15 – Beth Berry reports
19/03/15 – National Demo Day special

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