Science Podcasts

Free science podcasts and science radio shows about science, technology, medicine and engineering...

12 October 2018

Why does time slow down during accidents? Is table salt bad for us? Plus, a lumpy Earth!

10 October 2018

Join Space Boffins for a podcast special recorded at the European Space Agency’s ESTEC facility.

10 October 2018

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

09 October 2018

The Naked Scientists tackle the questions you've been sending in!

09 October 2018

NASA turns 60 this year! So looking to the future, what does the organisation hope to achieve in the next 60 years?

05 October 2018

How did life begin? How do you explain the big bang? Why do people think the moon landing was faked?

04 October 2018

Scientists have successfully eliminated a group of mosquitoes in the lab, by editing their genes...

02 October 2018

What's in the products so many of us put on our skin, and why do we care about our appearance?

28 September 2018

Is the Y chromosome a mutated X chromosome? Does a blood transfusion change your DNA?

26 September 2018

Researchers from Yale have developed something called “Omniskin” - a sheet of material that can animate everyday...

25 September 2018

Recognising the Centenary of the 1918 Spanish Flu pandemic, we put influenza under the microscope...

24 September 2018

What makes Blu-Tack so sticky?

24 September 2018

Scientists have developed a conductive and magnetic material by linking a metal with rings of carbon and nitrogen,...

21 September 2018

How does one of closest relatives share?

21 September 2018

How do we know the earth is round? Why do some people make noises during sex?

18 September 2018

What exactly is Earth's magnetic field, and how does it work?

17 September 2018

Can we terraform the Moon so it's habitable to humans long-term?

14 September 2018

Does Mars have layers like Earth? Is shisha dangerous?

14 September 2018

Mistakes can haunt us - but do they help us learn?

11 September 2018

Did spy satellites help prevent World War 3? You decide…

11 September 2018

The Naked Scientists tackle the medical musings and chemical queries you've been sending in.

07 September 2018

What is so strange about a strange quark? Why do I sweat when I'm eating? Do things weigh more on Everest?

07 September 2018

Dave Ansell comes into the studio to make some music with balloons