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  • Logo of the podcast The Infinite Monkey Cage

    The Infinite Monkey Cage

    Witty, irreverent look at the world through scientists' eyes. With Brian Cox and Robin Ince

  • Logo of the podcast Radiolab

    Radiolab

    One a curiosity bender

  • Logo of the podcast The Curious Cases of Rutherford & Fry

    The Curious Cases of Rutherford & Fry

    Science sleuths Dr Adam Rutherford and Dr Hannah Fry investigate everyday mysteries sent by listeners.

  • Logo of the podcast Waking Up with Sam Harris

    Waking Up with Sam Harris

    Join neuroscientist, philosopher, and best-selling author Sam Harris as he explores important and controversial questions about the human mind, society, and current events. Sam Harris is the author of five New York Times bestsellers. His books include The End of Faith, Letter to a Christian Nation, The Moral Landscape, Free Will, Lying, Waking Up, and Islam and the Future of Tolerance (with Maajid Nawaz). The End of Faith won the 2005 PEN Award for Nonfiction. His writing and public lectures cover a wide range of topics—neuroscience, moral philosophy, religion, meditation practice, human violence, rationality—but generally focus on how a growing understanding of ourselves and the world is changing our sense of how we should live.

  • Logo of the podcast The Life Scientific

    The Life Scientific

    Professor Jim Al-Khalili talks to leading scientists about their life and work, finding out what inspires and motivates them and asking what their discoveries might do for mankind

  • Logo of the podcast Thinking Allowed

    Thinking Allowed

    New research on how society works

  • Logo of the podcast Hidden Brain

    Hidden Brain

    The Hidden Brain helps curious people understand the world – and themselves. Using science and storytelling, Hidden Brain's host Shankar Vedantam reveals the unconscious patterns that drive human behavior, the biases that shape our choices, and the triggers that direct the course of our relationships.

  • Logo of the podcast Sword and Scale

    Sword and Scale

    The Sword and Scale true-crime podcast is an immersive audio experience covering the underworld of criminal activity and the demented minds that perform the most despicable and unthinkable actions, proving that the worst monsters are very real. We cover true-crime stories, high-profile trials, unsolved murders and missing persons cases.

  • Logo of the podcast BBC Inside Science

    BBC Inside Science

    Dr Adam Rutherford and guests illuminate the mysteries and challenge the controversies behind the science that's changing our world.

  • Logo of the podcast Invisibilia

    Invisibilia

    Invisibilia (Latin for all the invisible things) is about the invisible forces that control human behavior - ideas, beliefs, assumptions and emotions. Co-hosted by Lulu Miller and Alix Spiegel, Invisibilia interweaves narrative storytelling with scientific research that will ultimately make you see your own life differently.

  • Logo of the podcast StarTalk Radio

    StarTalk Radio

    Science meets comedy and pop culture on StarTalk Radio! Astrophysicist and Hayden Planetarium director Neil deGrasse Tyson, his comic co-hosts, guest celebrities and scientists discuss astronomy, physics, and everything else about life in the universe. Listen to StarTalk Radio podcasts on our website, www.startalkradio.net, and just about everywhere across the cosmos: iTunes, SoundCloud, Stitcher, Tune-In and more. You’ll also find us on YouTube, Facebook, Twitter, Google+, Tumblr, Instagram, Pinterest and other social media channels. Keep Looking Up!

  • Logo of the podcast The Guardian's Science Weekly

    The Guardian's Science Weekly

    The award winning Science Weekly is the best place to learn about the big discoveries and debates in biology, chemistry, physics, and sometimes even maths. From the Guardian science desk  Ian Sample, Hannah Devlin & Nicola Davis meet the great thinkers and doers in science and technology. Science has never sounded so good! We'd love to hear what you think, so get in touch via @guardianaudio or podcasts@theguardian.com

  • Logo of the podcast 5 live Science Podcast

    5 live Science Podcast

    5 live's science podcast, featuring Dr Karl, plus Dr Chris and Naked Scientists Chris Smith and Kat Arney with the hottest science news stories and analysis.

  • Logo of the podcast Stuff To Blow Your Mind

    Stuff To Blow Your Mind

    Deep in the back of your mind, you’ve always had the feeling that there’s something strange about reality. There is. Join Robert, Joe and Christian as they examine neurological quandaries, cosmic mysteries, evolutionary marvels and our transhuman future on Stuff To Blow Your Mind, a podcast from HowStuffWorks.com.

  • Logo of the podcast Mysterious Universe

    Mysterious Universe

    Mysterious Universe brings you the latest news and podcasts covering the strange, extraordinary, weird, wonderful and everything in between.

  • Logo of the podcast Click

    Click

    Technological and digital news from around the world.

  • Logo of the podcast BrainStuff

    BrainStuff

    How does cooking at high altitudes work? How does popcorn work? How do calorie meters work? Join Marshall Brain as he explores the science behind everything from microwave popcorn to metal detectors.

  • Logo of the podcast Costing the Earth

    Costing the Earth

    Programme looking at man's effect on the environment and how the environment reacts, questioning accepted truths, challenging those in charge and reporting on progress towards improving the world

  • Logo of the podcast Space

    Space

    Stories, opinion and debate from the final frontier – including a guide on how to live in space, 20th century legends and the stories of missions past and present.

  • Logo of the podcast The Psychology Podcast

    The Psychology Podcast

    Welcome to The Psychology Podcast with Dr. Scott Barry Kaufman, where we give you insights into the mind, brain, behavior and creativity. Each episode we’ll feature a guest who will stimulate your mind, and give you a greater understanding of your self, others, and the world we live in. Hopefully, we’ll also provide a glimpse into human possibility! Thanks for listening and enjoy the podcast.