40 Best Scientist Podcasts

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Scientist Podcasts

Here are 40 Best Scientist Podcasts worth listening to in 2023

1. Gravity Assist

Gravity Assist Washington, District of Columbia, US
'Gravity Assist' refers to the slingshot effect a spacecraft gets when it uses the gravity of a planet or another object to speed up or alter ...its course. Dr. Jim Green, NASA's director of planetary science, takes you on a guided tour of the solar system and beyond with each guest revealing the 'gravity assist' that propelled them into their field of research.more
26.8M 74.8M 93.2M 5 episodes / year
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2. New Scientist The Big Interview

New Scientist The Big Interview London, England, UK
Hear the stories of influential people who've made their mark in the worlds of science and culture. Through in-depth conversations with notable fi...gures, explore everything from climate change to philosophy, space, and biology.more
3.5M 4.4M
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3. The Scientist Speaks

The Scientist Speaks Midland, Ontario, Canada
A podcast bringing you the stories behind news-worthy molecular biology research. From The Scientist's Creative Services Team.
2M 85.5K 57.2K 1 episode / month Avg Length 10 min
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4. Two Scientists Walk Into a Bar

Two Scientists Walk Into a Bar South San Francisco, California, US
Listen to this podcast where researchers talk about their work answering the toughest questions in human biology and immunity.
44.9K 128.5K 30.1K 3 episodes / year Avg Length 35 min
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5. The Naked Scientists Podcast

The Naked Scientists Podcast Cambridge, England, UK
Based at Cambridge University's Institute of Continuing Education (ICE), the Naked Scientists are a team of scientists, doctors and communicators ...whose passion is to help the general public to understand and engage with the worlds of science, technology and medicine.more
74.8K 53.9K 2 episodes / week Avg Length 33 min
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6. American Scientist Pizza Lunch Podcast

American Scientist Pizza Lunch Podcast North Carolina, US
American Scientist magazine presents a series of informal lectures and interviews in which working scientists describe their current research.
20.6K 32.4K 1 episode / year Avg Length 21 min
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7. The Happy Scientist

The Happy Scientist Midlothian, England, UK
Yours is a serious mission, but that doesn't mean you shouldn't enjoy carrying out that mission. Each episode of The Happy Scientist dials in ...on hands on, actionable steps you can take to make sure you stay happy, focused and satisfied in the lab. Join us to experience a more fulfilling career in bioscience.more
220 3.5K 7 episodes / year Avg Length 35 min
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8. Sci Guys

Sci Guys Sci Guys is a podcast all about the weird and unbelievable ways that scientists learn about the world around us. Each week, Corry (@notcorry) tells th...e story of a particularly strange scientific study while his friends Jamp (@jampkin) and Luke (@lukecutforth) do their best to derail the conversation with questions, jokes, and whatever nonsense they can think of.more
3.3K 1 episode / week Avg Length 74 min
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9. iLEAPS Early Careers Scientist Podcast

iLEAPS Early Careers Scientist Podcast This podcast explores both the scientific research related to the biosphere and atmosphere and the personal experiences of early career scientists.
33 1.8K 1 episode / quarter Avg Length 20 min
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10. The Caring Scientist: Mission Sustainable

The Caring Scientist: Mission Sustainable Copenhagen, Hovedstaden, Denmark
Laboratories are leaving behind a massive ecological footprint that isn't exactly improving the state of our planet. In this podcast, we discuss o...bstacles and solutions related to sustainability in science, and we give you hands-on tips on how to reduce the environmental impact of your lab work without compromising research.more
895 1 episode / quarter Avg Length 24 min
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11. The People's Scientist

The People's Scientist New York City, New York, US
The People's Scientist is a weekly podcast covering the latest scientific findings on Neuroscience, Physiology, and Nutrition. I, your host, Dr. S...tephanie Caligiuri, hold a Bachelor's and Master's degree in Nutritional Science, a Ph.D. in Physiology, and Fellowship in Behavioral Neuroscience.more
263 676 3K 2 episodes / month Avg Length 30 min
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12. Once a Scientist

Once a Scientist San Diego, California, US
The Once a Scientist podcast was launched in April 2020 by Nick Edwards, a neuroscience PhD who works at a San Diego-based biotech company. His goals ...for the show are simple: Provide a resource for young scientists to learn about different careers. Speak with scientists from a broad spectrum of backgrounds. Make science cool again. Have honest conversations.more
50 636 2 episodes / quarter Avg Length 71 min
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13. Lady Scientist Podcast

Lady Scientist Podcast Seattle, Washington, US
Lady Scientist Podcast brings you into conversations with scientists. Academic research is frequently siloed in tough-to-read academic journals. This ...podcast strives to introduce you to new voices and to break down barriers, along with striking a note of positivity in an often-negative world.more
146 573 1 episode / month Avg Length 59 min
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14. Assigned Scientist at Bachelor's

Assigned Scientist at Bachelor's US
ASAB is a podcast about science fact and science fiction, hosted by two trans scientists: Tessa (astrobiology) and Charles (entomology). Every other w...eek we talk to each other or with another trans scientist about research, interesting facts, whether aliens can be gay, science fiction, and maybe sometimes about being trans. Transcripts available on our website: asabpodcast.com.more
510 9 episodes / year Avg Length 51 min
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15. Making A Scientist

Making A Scientist London, England, UK
The podcast with cutting-edge science and all the life/work advice you'll ever need to such. Hosted by Alex Ainscough
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16. Ask a Scientist

Ask a Scientist Have you ever wanted to meet a scientist? Do you want to know more about the people behind all the science news that's out there? Well now you can...! In this podcast, I'll sit down with a different scientist each episode and ask them all of your questions and questions written by students at elementary and middle schools throughout the country!more
284 105
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17. The imPerfect Scientist

The imPerfect Scientist This is a podcast from Scientist to Scientist. We want to share our experiences learning to become better at time management, negotiation, conflict ma...nagement, writing, communicating. Everything around the hard-core science that is so essential but is not taught in university. So we are going to share our experiences and mistakes also our successes and several tools to empower you. So that you are better equipped to be the best version of yourself!more
23 1 episode / week Avg Length 55 min
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18. The Scientist's LabTalk

The Scientist's LabTalk The Scientist's LabTalk is a special edition podcast series produced by The Scientist's Creative Services Team where we explore topics at the ...leading edge of innovative research.more
3 episodes / quarter Avg Length 19 min
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19. Working Scientist

Working Scientist The Naturejobs blog aims to be the leading online resource for scientists in academia and industry who seek guidance in developing their careers. The ...blog delivers a mix of expert advice and personal stories to help readers review, set and achieve their career goals.more
1 episode / week Avg Length 29 min
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Scientist Podcasters

Top Podcasters covering Scientist. Get Spreadsheet.
Podcaster Name Email Podcast Link Total Episodes
The Naked Scientists thenakedscientists.com 23
Nikoline Borgermann & Adriana Wolf Perez anchor.fm 18
The Sci Guys audioboom.com 11
American Scientist Magazine listennotes.com 6
Nick Edwards buzzsprout.com 6
Dr. Stephanie Caligiuri shows.acast.com 6
Nature Careers blogs.nature.com 4
thescientistspeaks thescientistspeaks.podbean.com 4
tslabtalk tslabtalk.podbean.com 3
edurational anchor.fm 1
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The table below lists popular podcasts in different types or subcategories of Scientist.
Type Podcast Name Email Total Episodes Podcast Link
Science Podcasts
Science In Action
182 bbc.co.uk/programmes/p002vsnb
CrowdScience | BBC World Service
223 bbc.co.uk/programmes/p04d42rc/episodes/downloads
Science Weekly
708 theguardian.com/science/series/science
WIRED Science | Space, Health, Biotech, & More
857 stitcher.com/show/wired-science
Science Communication Podcasts
Science Communication Accelerator (scicomX)
122 anchor.fm/scicomx
Let's Talk SciComm
116 blogs.unimelb.edu.au/science-communication/#tab1428
The Whalenerd‘s Podcast
109 whalenerds.podbean.com
Beyond the Abstract
33 beyondtheabstract.captivate.fm
Science History Podcasts
Surprisingly Brilliant
38 seeker.com/podcasts
Distillations | Science History Institute
110 sciencehistory.org/distillations/podcast
The Mad Scientist Podcast
120 themadscientistpodcast.com/episode-list
A Reader's History of Science Fiction
81 readershistoryofscifi.libsyn.com
Life Science Podcasts
Y Life Science
33 buzzsprout.com/1462531
59 bios.community/podcast
Vital Science
42 criver.com/insights/vital-science-podcast
Back Bay Life Science Report
20 bblsa.com/podcasts
Science Journal Podcasts
Science Magazine Podcast
151 science.org/podcasts
JAMA Ophthalmology Author Interviews
79 jamanetwork.com/journals/jamaophthalmology/pages/jama-ophthalmology-author-interviews
American Journal of Infection Control: Science Into Practice
25 ajicscienceintopractice.org/episodes
Journal of the American Society of Nephrology (JASN)
46 jasn.asnjournals.org/content/jasn-podcast