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.

Eine durchschnittliche Folge dieses Podcasts dauert 32m. Bisher sind 531 Folge(n) erschienen. .

Gesamtlänge aller Episoden: 10 days 23 hours 17 minutes


Coronapod: COVID's origins and the 'lab leak' theory

Where did the SARS-CoV-2 virus come from? As a team of researchers from the WHO prepares to report on its investigation into the origins of the virus, we discuss the leading theories, including the controversial ‘lab leak' hypothesis.


 2021-03-05  18m

COVID, 2020 and a year of lost research

The pandemic's unequal toll on the research community, and a newly discovered mitochondria-like symbiosis.


 2021-03-03  26m

Coronapod: Google-backed database could help answer big COVID questions

A repository with millions of data points will track immunity and variant spread.


 2021-02-26  19m

The quark of the matter: what's really inside a proton?

The surprising structure of protons, and a method for growing small intestines for transplantation.


 2021-02-24  26m

Audio long-read: Thundercloud Project tackles a gamma-ray mystery

Researchers in Japan are trying to understand why thunderstorms fire out bursts of powerful radiation.


 2021-02-23  22m

Coronapod: our future with an ever-present coronavirus

What’s the endgame for the COVID-19 pandemic? Is a world without SARS-CoV-2 possible, or is the virus here to stay?


 2021-02-19  16m

A mammoth discovery: oldest DNA on record from million-year-old teeth

Researchers sequence the oldest DNA ever recovered, and the people bringing art and science together.


 2021-02-17  30m

Coronapod: Is mixing COVID vaccines a good idea?

The science behind how and when to give vaccines doses.


 2021-02-12  16m

Human Genome Project - Nature’s editor-in-chief reflects 20 years on

Looking back at the publication of the human genome, and how macrophages mend muscle.


 2021-02-10  27m

Coronapod: Variants – what you need to know

Researchers are scrambling to understand the biology of new coronavirus variants and the impact they might have on vaccine efficacy. Around the world, concern is growing about the impact that new, faster-spreading variants of the SARS-CoV-2 virus wi...


 2021-02-05  17m