Nature Podcast

The Nature Podcast brings you the best stories from the world of science each week. We cover everything from astronomy to zoology, highlighting the most exciting research from each issue of Nature journal. We meet the scientists behind the results and provide in-depth analysis from Nature's journalists and editors. For complete access to the original papers featured in the Nature Podcast, subscribe to Nature.

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The science behind an 'uncrushable' beetle’s exoskeleton


The structure of a beetle’s super-strong exoskeleton could open up new engineering applications, and efforts to address diversity and equality imbalances in academia.


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Superconductivity gets heated


A high pressure experiment reveals the world’s first room-temperature superconductor, and a method to target ecosystem restoration.


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Audio long-read: What animals really think


Researchers are aligning data on animal neuronal activity with behavioural information recorded on millisecond timescales, to uncover the signatures of internal brain states associated with things like moods and motivation. This is an audio version o...


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Trump vs. Biden: what's at stake for science?


A conversation about the US election and the possible fallout for science, and are maternal behaviours learned or innate?


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Greenland's ice will melt faster than any time in the past 12,000 years


How current and future ice loss in Greenland compares to the past, and using graphene to make ultra-sensitive radiation detectors.


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After decades of trying, scientists coax plastic particles into a diamond-like structure


Coaxing tiny colloid particles into a diamond structure, and manipulating cell death and homeostasis in neurodegenerative disease.


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Genes chart Vikings' spread across Europe


Mapping the migration of the Vikings, and the world’s smallest ultrasound device.


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 2020-09-16  35m
 
 

A new way to cool computer chips - from within


Keeping electronics from overheating, and how to include minority populations in genetic analyses.


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 2020-09-09  39m
 
 

Revealed: A clearer view of how general anaesthetics actually work


Engineering yeast to produce medicines, and the mechanism of anaesthetic action.


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 2020-09-02  35m
 
 

The challenge of reproducing results from ten-year-old code


Protecting delicate quantum bits, and a competition to replicate findings from ancient computer code. In this episode: 01:04 Quantum computers vs ionizing radiation The quantum bits, or ‘qubits’, central to the operation of quantum computers are no...


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 2020-08-26  34m