The Origins Podcast with Lawrence Krauss

The Origins Podcast features in-depth conversations with some of the most interesting people in the world about the issues that impact all of us in the 21st century. Host, theoretical physicist, lecturer, and author, Lawrence M. Krauss, will be joined by guests from a wide range of fields, including science, the arts, and journalism. The topics discussed on The Origins Podcast reflect the full range of the human experience - exploring science and culture in a way that seeks to entertain, educate, and inspire.

Eine durchschnittliche Folge dieses Podcasts dauert 1h35m. Bisher sind 41 Folge(n) erschienen. Alle 3 Wochen erscheint eine Folge dieses Podcasts.

Gesamtlänge aller Episoden: 2 days 10 hours 11 minutes


episode 40: Tim Minchin Discussing Science, Culture, & Comedy

Tune in for an excellent conversation between Tim Minchin and Lawrence Krauss. They dive into a variety of interesting subjects, such as Tim Minchin's upbringing, his scientific interests, comedy, culture, the state of the world, and even a few of Tim...



episode 39: Science Matters: Understanding The James Webb Space Telescope

This episode is best watched on Youtube, as there are slides and images that accompany Lawrence's talk. This week marks a very special moment in which the Origins Podcast passed 100,000 subscribers! In celebration of this, we've brought back Science...



episode 38: Jordan B Peterson on Confronting Value, Meaning, & More

This exciting episode of the Origins Podcast features Jordan B Peterson along with host, Lawrence Krauss. They explore Jordan's upbringing and background, the nuances of meaning and value, as well as the difficulties and opportunities of doing...



episode 37: Sabine Hossenfelder: Physics, Science Ideology, & More

Sabine Hossenfelder joins Lawrence Krauss for an interesting discussion about theoretical physics, academia, and the future of science ideology. You can show your support and access exclusive bonus content at


 2021-11-13  2h0m

episode 36: Jim Simons: Math, Codes, Hunting Talent, Stocks, & Science

Jim Simons joins Lawrence for fascinating new and different take on the life of a man best known to the public for becoming a billionaire by using techniques from mathematics and statistics to revolutionize investing, but who has had numerous other...


 2021-10-28  1h42m

episode 35: Heather Mac Donald | Part 2 of 2 | Updates & Clarifications

This is the second part unique conversation with journalist and author, Heather Mac Donald. The author of The Diversity Delusion, Heather doesn't mince words. Lawrence and she don't agree on everything as you'll see during the podcast. Nonetheless,...


 2021-10-06  1h10m

episode 34: Stephen Fry on Current Events | Self-Censoring of Scientific Publications

Lawrence Krauss and Stephen Fry have a conversation about recent disconcerting news that several scientific publications and associations are self-censoring scientific publications and data for fear of offending people, even if no offense is...


 2021-09-24  48m

episode 33: Heather Mac Donald | Part 1 of 2

This is the first part unique conversation with journalist and author, Heather Mac Donald. Heather doesn't mince words, but Lawrence and she don't agree on everything as you'll see during the podcast. Nonetheless, these conversations are critical in...


 2021-09-19  2h6m

episode 32: Current Events: Follow Up on Afghanistan with Noam Chomsky

Listen to our newest mini-series "Current Events with Noam Chomsky"! In this episode, Lawrence and Noam have a follow-up discussion about the latest developments in Afghanistan. Show your support and access exclusive bonus content at...


 2021-08-23  26m

episode 31: Barry Barish | Exploring The History of Experimental Physics

In this podcast episode, Lawrence Krauss reconnects with an old friend and Nobel Prize recipient, Barry Barish. They discuss a wide range of topics and explore Barry's own history as well as the history, present, and future of experimental physics....


 2021-08-10  2h58m