All cooped up

The funky chicken-house and recreation area gets the big inspection.

Japanese squeeze

Government-led fat checks and measures to get senior drivers off the roads in Japan.

Bits and bytes

Now US customs officials can check what's on your lap-top, and the guy who reckons we'll soon be shacking up with robots.

Cold season

Myths, preventions and remedies for the common cold. The average person has a cold for 3 years of their lifetime!

Fish food

Mayflies, caddis flies and other bugs at the local stream. And one woman's fight against aphids.

New inventions

Edible food packaging, disco lighting in the bath, and a new sweetener from West Africa's miracle berry.