The Naked Scientists Podcast

The Naked Scientists flagship weekly science show. Science news stories, scientific breakthroughs and interviews with leading scientists...

22 September 2020

Do algorithms run the world? We explore the limits of automation, and whether we're losing our free will...

15 September 2020

We're answering your questions, and picking apart the science behind the headlines...

08 September 2020

We take a look at the future of telescopes...

01 September 2020

We've unpacked the evidence - and the gaps in the evidence - surrounding the origin of the coronavirus...

25 August 2020

How can gardeners garden sustainably as climate conditions change?

18 August 2020

How do we go about relating to another?

11 August 2020

Meet the COVID-19 patients who are still suffering the after-effects of the virus, months after catching it...

04 August 2020

Let's tuck into a Naked Scientists' BBQ...

28 July 2020

It’s quiz time! Three fabulous listeners tackle everything from physics & space to the natural world...

20 July 2020

Celebrating the centenary of the DNA pioneer

14 July 2020

We're taking a closer look at our celestial neighbours.

07 July 2020

We're unpicking the science of covid testing, monitoring and tracing this week...

30 June 2020

How do you cut emissions, kill the coronavirus, and rescue the economy all at the same time?

23 June 2020

Puzzling problems and confounding conundrums in our science pub quiz

16 June 2020

We're digging into the science under our feet...

08 June 2020

Meet the fifth state of matter, a strange quantum soup known as a Bose-Einstein condensate...

26 May 2020

What could be the new normal of healthcare, education and transport?

18 May 2020

What’s a paper? What’s peer review? And what does it mean to be "following the science"?

12 May 2020

From radar to rockets, we dive into the science of WW2

05 May 2020

It's a QnA show with a difference this week - a Naked Scientists pub quiz!

28 April 2020

Apart from ill-health, how is Covid-19 impacting society?

21 April 2020

From cloudspotting to birdwatching to stargazing, you're never going to look at the sky the same way again...

14 April 2020

This week, we're getting stuck in to some kitchen science experiments that you can do at home!