From Nature Podcast - This week, writing quantum software, and predicting the loss of Asia's glaciers.
Nature Podcast The Nature Podcast brings you the best stories from the world of science each week. We cover everything from astronomy to neuroscience, highlighting the most exciting research from each issue of Nature journal. We meet the scientists behind the results and providing in-depth analysis from Nature's journalists and editors.
Nature Podcast: 19 October 2017 2017-10-19 00:30:00 This week, neutron stars that are making waves in the physics world, and taking looking at the past to understand the future of work.
Nature Podcast: 12 October 2017 2017-10-11 10:00:00 This week, a dwarf planet with a ring, 40 years of Sanger DNA sequencing, and the grieving families contributing to a huge genetics projects.
Nature Extra: 500th show compilation 2017-10-06 09:06:51 To celebrate our 500th episode, the Nature Podcast asked 8 presenters - past and present - to recommend their favourite contributions to the show.
Nature Podcast: 5 October 2017 2017-10-04 10:00:00 This week, floating cities, malaria free mosquitos, and using evolution to inspire aircraft design.
Nature Podcast 2017-08-02 10:00:00 This week, the first flower, gene editing human embryos, and the antimatter quest.
Nature Podcast: 27 July 2017 2017-07-26 10:00:00 This week, a brain-inspired computer, the brain's control of ageing, and Al Gore the climate communicator.
Nature Podcast: 20 July 2017 2017-07-19 10:00:00 This week, getting a handle on topology, and working out why the fastest animals are medium sized.
Nature Podcast: 13 July 2017 2017-07-12 10:00:00 This week, defying quantum noise, looking at early signs of autism, and taking steps to assess exercise.
Nature Podcast: 6 July 2017 2017-07-05 10:00:00 This week, a new kind of quantum bit, the single-cell revolution, and exploring Antarctica's past to understand sea level rise.
Grand Challenges: Energy 2017-07-02 21:00:00 To combat global warming, the world needs to change where it gets its energy from. Three energy experts discuss the challenges of transitioning to low carbon energy, and what advances are needed to make the journey possible. This is the final episode in the Grand Challenges podcast series.
Extra: The grey zone 2017-06-30 06:00:00 Sometimes people can become trapped in the grey zone between conscious and unconscious states. Kerri Smith talks to neuroscientist Adrian Owen about communicating with patients in vegetative states.
Backchat: June 2017 2017-06-15 22:00:00 Our reporters and editors respond to the UK election. Plus, the tangled taxonomy of our species, and why physicists love to hate the standard model.
Nature Podcast: 15 June 2017 2017-06-14 10:00:00 This week, treating infection without antibiotics, wireless charging, and making sense of music.
Best Science Podcasts 2017
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Simple Solutions Sometimes, the best solutions to complex problems are simple. But simple doesn't always mean easy. This hour, TED speakers describe the innovation and hard work that goes into achieving simplicity. Guests include designer Mileha Soneji, chef Sam Kass, sleep researcher Wendy Troxel, public health advocate Myriam Sidibe, and engineer Amos Winter.
#448 Pavlov (Rebroadcast) This week, we're learning about the life and work of a groundbreaking physiologist whose work on learning and instinct is familiar worldwide, and almost universally misunderstood. We'll spend the hour with Daniel Todes, Ph.D, Professor of History of Medicine at The Johns Hopkins University, discussing his book "Ivan Pavlov: A Russian Life in Science."