Natural Sciences Podcasts

The Taproot show

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The Taproot is the podcast that digs beneath the surface to understand how scientific publications are created. In each episode, we take a paper from the plant biology literature and talk about the story behind the science with one of the authors.

By Plantae / American Society of Plant Biologists

Supersized Science show

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The Supersized Science podcast highlights research and discoveries nationwide enabled by advanced computing technology and expertise at the Texas Advanced Computing Center of the University of Texas at Austin. TACC science writer Jorge Salazar hosts Supersized Science. Supersized Science is part of the Texas Podcast Network, brought to you by The University of Texas at Austin. Podcasts are produced by faculty members and staffers at UT Austin who work with University Communications to craft content that adheres to journalistic best practices. The University of Texas at Austin offers these podcasts at no charge. Podcasts appearing on the network and this webpage represent the views of the hosts and not of The University of Texas at Austin.

By Texas Advanced Computing Center - University of Texas at Austin

The Sheldrake Vernon Dialogues show

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Dr Rupert Sheldrake is a biologist and author best known for his hypothesis of morphic resonance. Mark Vernon is a psychotherapist and author. Together they discuss: consciousness, prayer, angels, science and spiritual practices, magic, dreams, hell, the unconscious, rituals, enlightenment, atheism, materialism, and more.

By Rupert Sheldrake and Mark Vernon

The Other Half show

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The Other Half is an exploration of the the other half of bunch of things. First, Anna and Annie want to take you on a tour of the other half of math — the fun half you might be missing when you learn math in school, the half that helps you makes sense of your own life. Undoubtedly you’ve struggled with math at some point and asked yourself, “what would I ever use this for?” They hope to give you some compelling and unexpected answers to that question.

By ACMEScience

The Orbital Mechanics Podcast show

The Orbital Mechanics PodcastJoin Now to Follow

Every week we cover the latest spaceflight news, discuss past, current and future exploration efforts, and take a look at upcoming events. Tune in to hear about how humans get to space, how they stay in space and how unmanned craft reach farther and farther into the universe around us.

By David Fourman, Ben Etherington, and Dennis Just

Transistor show

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<p>Transistor is podcast of scientific curiosities and current events, featuring guest hosts, scientists, and story-driven reporters. Presented by radio and podcast powerhouse PRX, with support from the Sloan Foundation.</p>

By PRX

Weather: Storm Front Freaks Podcast show

Weather: Storm Front Freaks PodcastJoin Now to Follow

Official account of “The Most Entertaining Weather Podcast”! Storm Front Freaks is a team of amateur and professional storm enthusiasts from various backgrounds hosting exciting guests from the weather industry. Our bi-weekly show records LIVE Thursday evenings on YouTube with the edited audio show available on iTunes and other podcast apps the following Sunday. You can also join us at www.stormfrontfreaks.com

By Weather | Storm Front Freaks

Team Flower show

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Listen as we talk with influential florists, growers and flower industry professionals. Be notified when new podcast episodes are released and receive fun video tutorials when you sign up for our Pen Pal Club for free at www.teamflower.org

By Team Flower

Cultivating Place show

Cultivating PlaceJoin Now to Follow

Gardens are more than collections of plants. Gardens and Gardeners are intersectional spaces and agents for positive change in our world. Cultivating Place: Conversations on Natural History and the Human Impulse to Garden is a weekly public radio program &amp; podcast exploring what we mean when we garden. Through thoughtful conversations with growers, gardeners, naturalists, scientists, artists and thinkers, Cultivating Place illustrates the many ways in which gardens are integral to our natural and cultural literacy. These conversations celebrate how these interconnections support the places we cultivate, how they nourish our bodies, and feed our spirits. They change the world, for the better. Take a listen.

By Jennifer Jewell / Cultivating Place