20 Best Australian Science Podcasts

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The best Australian Science podcasts from thousands of podcasts on the web and ranked by traffic, social media followers & freshness.Learn more

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Australian Science Podcasts

Here are 20 Best Australian Science Podcasts worth listening to in 2024

1. The Science Show | ABC Radio

The Science Show | ABC Radio Australia
This podcast provides quality episodes that dive deep into a huge variety of fascinating topics. A great source for what's making news in the complex ...world of scientific research, scandal and discovery.more
282.9K 97.2K 57.6K 5 episodes / month Avg Length 12 min
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2. Dr Karl Podcast

Dr Karl Podcast Australia
Join Dr Karl Kruszelnicki, Lucy Smith and their scientific guests, with a bunch of curious triple j listeners for a weekly injection of science, myth-...bashing and answers!more
1.4M 508K 916.4K 1 episode / day Avg Length 40 min
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3. Super Data Science

Super Data Science Paradise Point, Queensland, Australia
The SuperDataScience podcast brings you the latest and most important machine learning, artificial intelligence, and broader data-world topics from ac...ross both academia and industry. Whether you're curious about getting started in a data career or you're a deep technical expert, whether you'd like to understand what A.I. is or you'd like to integrate more data-driven processes into your business, we have inspiring guests and lighthearted conversation for you to enjoy.more
12.7K 7K 3.6K 2 episodes / week Avg Length 54 min
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4. Ockham's Razor

Ockham's Razor Australia
Ockham's Razor is a soap box for all things scientific, with short talks about research, industry and policy from people with something thoughtful to... say about science.more
282.9K 97.2K 57.6K 7 episodes / quarter Avg Length 12 min
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5. Science Friction | ABC Radio

Science Friction | ABC Radio Australia
Science, culture and everything in between. Feel the heat. All species welcome.
282.9K 97.2K 5 episodes / quarter Avg Length 25 min
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6. Shirtloads of Science

Shirtloads of Science Australia
Dr. Karl's a curious optimist, a great combination for a science lover. Join him and his guests for weird facts, amazing conversation, and remember, i...t's never too late for a happy childhood.more
177.7K 341.8K 133.7K 6 episodes / quarter Avg Length 25 min
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7. The Science of Everything Podcast

The Science of Everything Podcast Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
Here I discuss a variety of topics in both the natural and social sciences, exploring the many fascinating insights that the scientific method yields ...about the world around us.more
1 episode / quarter Avg Length 66 min
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8. Lost in Science

Lost in Science Fitzroy, Victoria, Australia
Entertaining news and discussion about research that has impact on society and providing a wide range of science and technology news. Distributed nati...onally on the Community Radio Network.more
458 436 1 episode / day
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9. Diffusion Science radio

Diffusion Science radio Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
If you like a good, broad mix of Science - new science, hard science, pop science, historical science and very silly science, listen to Diffusion.
450 1 episode / week
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10. Let's Science

Let's Science Roswell, Georgia, US
We live in a universe of scientific wonders and breakthroughs that can change our lives. We want to share these wonders with you. So, Let's Scienc...e!more
3.3K 3.1K 460 6 episodes / quarter Avg Length 17 min
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11. Imagine This

Imagine This Australia
This is a science podcast for the young and curious. Have you ever wondered how bees make honey? Or how do fish breathe underwater? Or, very importa...ntly, where your poo goes when you flush it down the toilet?. Our host, Dr. Niraj Lal, chats to kids and Australia's leading academics, taking you on imaginative adventures to learn about the world around us and find the answers together. This podcast is suited to kids aged 4 and up, though all members of the family are sure to learn something! more
275.7K 5 episodes / quarter Avg Length 13 min
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12. Seriously Social

Seriously Social Acton, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
Seriously Social helps you understand your world. Each week listen to in depth, intelligent insights from Australia's best social scientists. We talk ...human society, our social relationships and the world in transition. Brought to you by the Academy of the Social Sciences in Australia.more
2K 607 2 episodes / quarter Avg Length 27 min
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13. The Pop Test | A comedy science quiz

The Pop Test | A comedy science quiz Australia
Science is a complicated and thankless task that can only be made worse for scientists by being put in a room with four comedians and having their fie...ld of study mocked and misunderstood by a panel. Which is why it brings us no joy as that's exactly what we've done with The Pop Test.more
282.9K 97.2K 57.6K
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14. Great Moments In Science

Great Moments In Science Australia
From the ground breaking and life saving to the wacky and implausible, Dr Karl Kruszelnicki reveals some of the best moments in science.
282.9K 97.2K 57.6K 14 episodes / year Avg Length 10 min
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15. Science Adventure Stories For Kids

Science Adventure Stories For Kids Queensland, Australia
Science Adventure Stories For Kids is designed to entertain and educate kids at the same time. Each episode is packed with seriously interesting facts..., cool music, sound effects, and Simon's jokes! It also encourages children to constantly notice things around them using all of their senses.more
2 episodes / year Avg Length 16 min
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16. Branch Out

Branch Out Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Discover the surprising world of plants with science and stories from Australia's oldest scientific institution. Branch Out is your backstage pass int...o labs, botanic gardens, the Australian bush and the minds of experts who are protecting the future of plants.more
29 5 45.9K
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Australian Science Podcasters

Top Podcasters covering Australian Science. Get Spreadsheet.
Podcaster Name Email Podcast Link Total Episodes
Ian Woolf diffusionradio.com 23
Jon Krohn superdatascience.com 22
The Wholesome Show wholesomeshow.com 22
Jon Krohn and Guests on Machine Learning superdatascience.com 19
Dr Karl Kruszelnicki shirtloadsofscience.libsyn.com 14
SQPN sqpn.com 11
Chris Lassig 3cr.org.au 4
Academy of the Social Sciences in Australia seriouslysocialpodcast.org.au 3
James Fodor fods12.podbean.com 2
Claire Farugia 3cr.org.au 2
Dr Ellie Paine 3cr.org.au 1
Dee Carter 3cr.org.au 1
Fact Finding Frog podcasters.spotify.com 1
Catriona Nguyen-Robertson 3cr.org.au 1
Ashleigh Hood 3cr.org.au 1
Ben Newsome From Fizzics Education omny.fm/shows/the-fizzicsed-podcast 2
Ben Newsome fizzicseducation.com.au/category/podcast/fizzicsed 1
Fizzics Education fizzicseducation.com.au/category/podcast/fizzicsed 1
All Creatures Podcast airwavemedia.com/our-shows/all-creatures 9
Unimelb Scicomm blogs.unimelb.edu.au/science-communication/#tab1428 5
Professor Selena Bartlett profselenabartlett.com/thriving-minds-podcast 2
Writes4women writes4women.com/writes4women 2
2gb & 4bc omny.fm/shows/nights 1
Bbc Radio 4 bbc.co.uk/sounds/brand/b00snr0w 1
Kamea Chayne greendreamer.com 1
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