Natural Sciences Podcasts

TERRA: The Nature of Our World show

TERRA: The Nature of Our WorldJoin Now to Follow

100 short films. 50 filmmakers. One Webby Award. TERRA is a collaborative indie filmspace and laboratory exploring the cutting-edge of science and the farthest horizons of the natural world. We are a worldwide crossroads, a forum for compelling issues, and a stage for the awesome diversity of our planet. Our non-profit mission is to raise global environmental consciousness via digital distribution of compelling documentary films. TERRA: The Nature of Our World was the first ever online science and nature film series. Since 2005, TERRA films have been viewed over seven million times. TERRA is produced by the Department of Media and Theatre Arts at Montana State University in association with their MFA in Science and Natural History Filmmaking - the only degree of its kind. For more information check out www.naturefilm.montana.edu

By www.lifeonterra.com

5 live Science show

5 live ScienceJoin Now to Follow

5 live's science podcast, featuring Dr Karl, plus Dr Chris and Naked Scientists Chris Smith and Kat Arney with the hottest science news stories and analysis.

By BBC Radio 5 live

NPR Topics: Environment Podcast show

NPR Topics: Environment PodcastJoin Now to Follow

Environmental science and reporting on issues from Morning Edition, All Things Considered and other award-winning NPR programs.

By NPR

Astronomy Cast show

Astronomy CastJoin Now to Follow

Astronomy Cast offers you a fact based journey through the cosmos. Each week Fraser Cain (Universe Today) and Dr. Pamela Gay (SIUE / Slacker Astronomy) take on topics ranging from the nearby planets to ubiquitous dark matter.

By Fraser Cain & Dr. Pamela Gay

Planetary Radio: Space Exploration, Astronomy and Science show

Planetary Radio: Space Exploration, Astronomy and ScienceJoin Now to Follow

Each week, Planetary Radio visits with a scientist, engineer, project manager, advocate or writer who can provide a unique perspective on the quest for knowledge about astronomy, our solar system and beyond. We also showcase regular features that raise your space IQ while they put a smile on your face. In addition, host Mat Kaplan is joined every week by Planetary Society colleagues Bill Nye the Science Guy, Bruce Betts, and Emily Lakdawalla to discuss the latest news about NASA and the Planetary Society. Visit our web site for an episode guide and broadcast directory.

By The Planetary Society

Nature Podcast show

Nature PodcastJoin Now to Follow

Nature is a weekly international journal publishing the finest peer-reviewed research in all fields of science. The Nature Podcast is a free weekly audio show featuring highlighted content from the week's edition of Nature including interviews with the people behind the science, and in-depth commentary and analysis from journalists covering science around the world. For complete access to the original papers featured in the Nature Podcast, subscribe to Nature.

By Springer Nature Limited

The Infinite Monkey Cage show

The Infinite Monkey CageJoin Now to Follow

Award winning science/comedy chat with Brian Cox, Robin Ince and guests. The Infinite Monkeys returns a new series starting on BBC Radio 4, Monday January 19th at 4.30pm (repeated on Tuesday evenings at 11pm) for 6 weeks.

By BBC Radio 4

Skeptoid show

SkeptoidJoin Now to Follow

Since 2006, the weekly Skeptoid podcast has been taking on all the most popular myths and revealing the true science, true history, and true lessons we can learn from each. Free subscribers get the most recent 50 episodes, premium subscribers (skeptoid.com) can access the full archive, all ad-free.

By Brian Dunning