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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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

Mysterious einsteinium spills its secrets

Exploring the properties of a vanishingly-rare man-made element, and the AI that generates new mathematical conjectures.


 2021-02-03  27m

Coronapod: Fixing the world’s pandemic alarm

A year ago the WHO’s coronavirus emergency alarm was largely ignored. Why?


 2021-01-29  21m

Audio long-read: Push, pull and squeeze – the hidden forces that shape life

Researchers are probing the subtle physical forces that sculpt cells and bodies.


 2021-01-28  15m

How a spinal device could relieve a neglected effect of cord injury

A neuroprosthetic device restores blood-pressure control after spinal-cord injury, and identifying the neurons that help us understand others’ beliefs.


 2021-01-27  27m

Hiring discrimination laid bare by mountain of data

Analysis of millions of job seekers shows that recruiters will discriminate based on ethnicity and gender, and the neural circuitry behind a brief period of forgetting.


 2021-01-20  36m

Coronapod: The rise of RNA vaccines

Benjamin Thompson, Noah Baker and Elie Dolgin discuss RNA vaccines


 2021-01-14  19m

The mysterious extinction of the dire wolf

DNA clues point to how dire wolves went extinct, and a round-up of the main impacts of Brexit on science. In this episode: 00:45 Dire wolf DNA Dire wolves were huge predators that commonly roamed across North America before disappearing around 13,000...


 2021-01-13  32m

Audio long-read: Controlling COVID with science - Iceland's story

Lessons from Iceland, which utilised huge scientific resources to contain COVID-19.


 2020-12-30  20m