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 507 Folge(n) erschienen. Dieser Podcast erscheint wöchentlich.

Gesamtlänge aller Episoden: 10 days 14 hours 29 minutes


Nature Podcast: Futures

Futures is Nature's weekly science fiction slot. Geoff Marsh reads you his favourite from October, Dumpster Diving, by Alvaro Zinos-Amaro.


 2014-10-30  16m

Nature Podcast: 30 October 2014

30 October: This week, the most highly cited papers of all time, NASA’s plans to fetch an asteroid need a rethink, and we profile the first lady of science writing.


 2014-10-29  37m

Nature Podcast Extra: A metre-tall mystery

Ten years ago this month, researchers announced the discovery of a miniature, human-like fossil, with a tiny brain to match. The ‘hobbit’ transformed the story of human evolution. Four experts discuss what it means for their field.


 2014-10-22  35m

Nature Podcast: 23 October 2014

23 October: This week, a dinosaur called "terrible hands" finally gets a body, exocomets in a nearby solar system and a ninth oxidation state breaks a chemistry record.


 2014-10-22  38m

Nature Podcast: 16 October 2014

16 October: This week, natural gas may not ease carbon dioxide levels, research subject mash-ups, and watching Alzheimer’s unfold in a mini 3D brain.


 2014-10-15  39m

Nature Extra: Backchat

What do Nature’s reporters really think about the science they cover? Find out in Backchat. In this episode, Nobel Prize excitement (and frustrations), and the world’s oldest cave art.


 2014-10-14  33m

Nature Podcast Extra: Maths in The Simpsons

Geoff Marsh interviews David X Cohen, writer of The Simpsons, about the secret maths that has sneaked its way into the show over the years.


 2014-10-10  22m

Nature Podcast: 09 October 2014

09 October: This week, ancient Indonesian cave art, some of the brightest objects in the Universe, and hidden mathematics in The Simpsons.


 2014-10-08  37m

Nature Podcast: 02 October 2014

02 October: This week, the bugs that call our skin their home, excessive water use in Asia, and what’s made crazy shapes on the surface of the Moon?


 2014-10-01  36m

Nature Podcast Extra: Futures

Nature Extra: Futures is Nature's weekly science fiction slot. Kerri Smith reads you her favourite from September, The tiger waiting on the shore, by Paul Currion.


 2014-09-29  17m