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.
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Scientists have grave concerns over ethical and societal impacts of facial-recognition technology. In this surveillance special, we dig into the details.
In this episode:
03:24 Standing up against ‘smart cities’
Cities across the globe are installi...
Astronomers pin down the likely origins of mysterious fast radio bursts, and the latest on what the US election means for science.
In this episode:
00:46 The origins of mysterious fast radio bursts
The detection of a brief but enormously-powerful r...
Science and politics are not easy bedfellows - "Stick to the science" is a three part series which aims to find out why
In the final episode we ask in this world of intertwined politics and science, how should we talk about it?
Science and politics are not easy bedfellows - "Stick to the science" is a three part series which aims to find out why.
If you are a scientist working right now, what role does politics play in your work, your research, your life?
In this miniseries "Stick to the science" we explore the complex relationship between science and politics. In this first episode, we look back to history to try and unpick how this relationship has evolved and where Nature as a publication f...