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Our selection of the best science podcasts of 2017. New science podcasts are updated daily from your favorite science news services and scientists.


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Riots, rape and feral monsters
2017-09-22 19:05:21
Understanding UK riots Self-examination swab allows DNA collection after rape Want to share your genome? Keeping the wheels on in orchestra rehearsal British Science Association reaches out to girls and women New approach to avoid pre-term births On the trail of those on the trail of Bigfoot
53 minutes, 52 seconds


Oxford: A PhD student builds new retinas and Richard Dawkins on writing post-stroke
2017-09-15 19:05:38
Hydrogel retina first step in relief from macular degeneration. New battery technology reduces recharge time. The Arctic - big changes, super-fast. Homeward Bound aims to boost women in science. Richard Dawkins back writing following stroke. Science not under siege.
53 minutes, 52 seconds


Staying Connected - A Privacy Crisis
2017-09-08 19:05:02
Staying Connected - A Privacy Crisis.
53 minutes, 52 seconds


The path to zero carbon energy
2017-09-01 19:05:32
The path to zero carbon energy.
53 minutes, 52 seconds


42!
2017-08-25 19:05:47
Harry Diculus does it with feeling *!*!*!*!* 42 *!*!*!*!* Ode to the typewriter Career advice for early and mid-career scientists Real-life tale mirrors le Carré novel
53 minutes, 51 seconds


Celebrating chaos
2017-08-18 19:05:52
The lady with the lamp or the lady with the logarithm? The answer to the great question of life and everything Fun with primes, so why the resistance? Mathematics improves weather forecasting Predicting the speed at which epidemics spread Alex the Astronaut - combining music, science and sport Finding Fibonacci Catastrophes open opportunities for changed biodiversity
53 minutes, 57 seconds


Poisoned bore water and Kepler
2017-08-11 19:05:17
Call for action to clean up drinking water in remote communities Kepler helps determine composition of the universe False memory a dilemma for courts Increase in labiaplasty surgery Ribosomes in bacteria target for new antibiotics The secret language of bees
54 minutes, 12 seconds


Mac's first lecture - and a murder threat!
2017-08-04 19:05:06
Vale Phillip Playford Unearthing the geological history of central Australia Changing cities for the future Reflections by Zappa and Clarke Science Friction returns 12th August Peter Mason -  physics, radio broadcasts and a contentious family history
53 minutes, 52 seconds


Did Shakespeare foresee the second law of thermodynamics?
2017-07-28 19:05:31
Nobel Prize for molecular motor boosts for new field of dynamic chemistry Academic curiosity leads to promising cancer treatment Improving services for young people after cancer treatment New Antarctic heat maps to improve predictions of sea level rise Was Shakespeare also a scientist? BHP finalist Mary-Anne Poyitt awarded in US competition Ideas competition for young students
53 minutes, 52 seconds


Pitching to Trump
2017-07-21 19:05:08
New evidence of first Australians 65,000 years ago Lawrence Krauss pitches big science to the president Promising results from new Taiwanese energy technologies Leaf-cutter ants - the ultimate egalitarian workforce Ancestor's Trail traces the evolution of life on Earth Iranian mathematician Maryam Mirzakhani dies from breast cancer The appeal of maths
53 minutes, 58 seconds




Best Science Podcasts 2017

We have hand picked the best science podcasts for 2017. Sit back and enjoy new science podcasts updated daily from your favorite science news services and scientists.
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