The eLife Podcast: from eLife, the international journal for outstanding research in the life and biomedical sciences.


10 October 2018

How gut bacteria alter diabetes risk, and how the microbiome can manipulate your mood...

24 August 2018

How early life copied its genetic information, genes for pigeon plumage, and bovine TB...

03 July 2018

Conserving trees, gut bugs and drugs, and why there's always room for chocolate cake...

31 May 2018

Echolocation in bats, aspirin for treating TB, and a new way to map the brain...

28 March 2018

Science publishing, diabetes and coenzyme Q, oxygen and evolution, lip-reading, and autism...

26 February 2018

Disease control in insects, placental development, PTSD, and crickets make themselves louder...

16 January 2018

Mosquito tracking, self-esteem, biological engineering and speedy salmon sperm...

22 November 2017

Muscles and the body clock, raising circumcision rates, and monkeys with a seafood habit...

24 October 2017

In this special episode we hear about photosynthesis, forensics, peer review, and the past, present and future of eLife...

11 September 2017

Biomarkers for epilepsy, how fish can recognise faces, insect anti-anti aphrodisiacs, and why striving for novelty may...

18 July 2017

Sea urchin immunity, symbiotic squid bacteria, anxiety, and a training course to promote collaboration between...

15 June 2017

Neglected tropical diseases, including TB, Zika, malaria and schistosomiasis go under the microscope...

30 April 2017

In this month's eLife, hear about naturally engineered medicine, gender bias in journals and linking up areas of...

31 March 2017

Brain implants help people with paralysis, nicotine exposure affects male offspring, toxoplasma, how human handedness...

21 February 2017

In this episode we hear about epilepsy, the sushi-belt model of transport in neurons, a mother in ancient Troy, the...

26 January 2017

Hear how scientists have uncovered the fossilised footprints of ancient human ancestors from 3.66 million years ago...

15 December 2016

Fossil footprints, taking research from bench to bedside, and the food coma effect...

15 November 2016

First heartbeats, African sleeping sickness, elephant genetics and rubber hand illusions

07 October 2016

Ancient proteins, mosquito nets, resourceful plants and cocktail party conversations...

30 August 2016

Human height, fish joints, colour vision, chimpanzees using tools and open science...

30 June 2016

Drug production, early career researchers, honeybees, human migrations and pain.

25 May 2016

In this episode of the eLife podcast: parasitic worms, dog tumours and epilepsy.

23 March 2016

In this episode: antibiotic resistance, artificial fingertips and ancient DNA.

09 February 2016

X-rays see inside fossil insects, monkeys that gamble, and moving meals impacts memory.