Often, technology is intertwined with the scientific endeavor. Scientific advances may lead to new technological developments, or may help explain how an extant technology actually works.
Being an accurate, captivating, and entertaining science communicator is a difficult task. The creators of the following podcasts do an admirable job of fulfilling this critical role.
- Brain Science
- Brain Science is hosted by Virginia Campbell, M.D. She is an experienced physician with a passion for exploring how recent discoveries in neuroscience are revealing how our brains make us who we are.
- Just the Zoo of Us
- Ellen and Christian Weatherford review your favorite species of animals and rate them out of ten in the categories of effectiveness, ingenuity, and aesthetics.
- Let's Learn Everything!
- Science communicators Ella Hubber, Tom Lum, and Caroline Roper share anything and everything interesting! Each episode they teach each other about a science topic, answer a question, and learn about a miscellaneous topic.
- The Naked Scientists
- The Naked Scientists flagship science show, includes the latest science news, interviews with top scientists, hands-on science experiments, and answers to your science questions.
- Planetary Radio
- Planetary Radio brings you the human adventure across our Solar System and beyond. We visit each week with the scientists, engineers, leaders, advocates, and astronauts who are taking us across the final frontier.
- The Science Show
- The Science Show gives unique insights into the latest scientific research and debate, from the physics of cricket to prime ministerial biorhythms.
- The Supermassive Podcast
- Every month, science journalist Izzie Clarke and astrophysicist Dr. Becky Smethurst take you through the universe with the latest research, history from the Royal Astronomical Society's archives, and astronomy you can do from your own home.
- This Week in Science
- The kickass weekly science and technology radio show presenting a humorous and irreverent look at the week in science and tech.