StarTalk Radio | Top Science Podcasts 2021

The top science podcasts of 2021 updated daily.

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.
Improving the News, with Max Tegmark
2021-02-22 15:00:00
How do we improve the news? Neil deGrasse Tyson and comic co-host Chuck Nice talk echo chambers and America's media problem with Max Tegmark, physicist and creator of AI media tool ImproveTheNews.org, and journalist Jeff Jarvis.

51 minutes, 31 seconds
Mars Perseverance, with Jim Green, NASA Chief Scientist
2021-02-15 15:00:00
We're headed back to Mars - Neil deGrasse Tyson and comic co-host Chuck Nice explore NASA's Perseverance rover and its red planet mission with NASA Chief Scientist Jim Green.

49 minutes, 48 seconds
A Materials World
2021-02-12 15:00:00
It's a materials world! Neil deGrasse Tyson, co-hosts Chuck Nice and Gary O'Reilly, and Georgia Tech engineer Jud Ready explore how material science has impacted sports from tracks to swimsuits to golf balls to pole vaulting.

55 minutes, 1
Cosmic Queries - Dark Matter, Aliens, End of the Universe
2021-02-08 15:00:00
What is dark matter? Are we alone? How will it all end? Neil deGrasse Tyson and comic co-host Chuck Nice answer fan-submitted Cosmic Queries on topics from all across the universe.

48 minutes, 39 seconds
Cosmic Queries - Timekeeping
2021-02-01 15:00:00
What time is it? Neil deGrasse Tyson, comic co-host Chuck Nice, and astronomer and anthropologist Anthony Aveni answer fan-submitted Cosmic Queries about timekeeping, the history of time, and more!

54 minutes
Game-Changing Physics
2021-01-29 15:00:00
How do you change the game? Neil deGrasse Tyson, co-hosts Gary O'Reilly and Chuck Nice, and astrophysicist Charles Liu investigate game-changing techniques used to re-shape sports in the first episode of our mini-series.

52 minutes, 41 seconds
The Science of Happiness, with Laurie Santos
2021-01-25 15:00:00
How do you know you're happy? How can you be happier? Neil deGrasse Tyson, co-host Negin Farsad, and Laurie Santos, PhD, psychologist and host of The Happiness Lab, investigate the science of happiness.

49 minutes, 52 seconds
Cosmic Queries - 'Oumuamua
2021-01-18 15:00:00
Since passing through our solar system in 2017, 'Oumuamua has been a hot topic of conversation for astronomers. Neil deGrasse Tyson and co-host Chuck Nice answer fan-submitted Cosmic Queries about 'Oumuamua with cosmochemist Natalie Starkey.

47 minutes, 32 seconds
Pain and Gain, with Lindsey Vonn
2021-01-15 15:00:00
You're at the top of your game and you get injured. Now what? Neil deGrasse Tyson and co-hosts Gary O'Reilly and Chuck Nice explore injury recovery and rehabilitation with Lindsey Vonn and exercise scientist Shona Halson.

51 minutes, 22 seconds
Things You Thought You Knew
2021-01-11 15:00:00
There are topics you might think you understand, but, do you really? Neil deGrasse Tyson and comic co-host Chuck Nice investigate the differences between mass, weight, and density, why ice floats, and how much you would weigh in space.

49 minutes, 39 seconds
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