25 Best Astronomy Podcasts

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Astronomy Podcasts

Here are 25 Best Astronomy Podcasts worth listening to in 2023

1. Astronomy Cast

Astronomy Cast Edwardsville, Illinois, US
Astronomy Cast takes a fact-based journey through the cosmos as it offers listeners weekly discussions on astronomical topics ranging from planets to cosmology. Hosted by Fraser Cain and Dr. Pamela L. Gay, this show brings the questions of an avid astronomy lover direct to an astronomer. Together Fraser and Pamela explore what is known and being discovered about the universe around us.
Play 667 11.4K 1 episode / week Avg Length 31 min Sep 2006 Get Email Contact

2. Cosmo Quest | 365 Days of Astronomy Podcast

Cosmo Quest | 365 Days of Astronomy Podcast Tucson, Arizona, US
The 365 Days of Astronomy podcast launched in 2009 as part of the International Year of Astronomy. This community podcast continues to bring you day after day of content on Astronomy across the years.
Play 3.4K 9.8K 5 episodes / week Avg Length 21 min Oct 2020 Get Email Contact

3. Naked Astronomy, from the Naked Scientists

Naked Astronomy, from the Naked Scientists Cambridge, England, UK
This podcast looks at the latest news from the stars, planets and other heavenly bodies. Plus interviews with professional astronomers and the answers to your space science questions.
Play 74.8K 54.1K 1 episode / month Avg Length 54 min Nov 2009 Get Email Contact

4. The Orbital Mechanics Podcast

The Orbital Mechanics Podcast Every other week they 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 reaches farther and farther into the universe around us.
Also in Space Podcasts, Astronaut Podcasts, Mechanics Podcasts
Play 2.8K 1 episode / week Avg Length 58 min Feb 2015 Get Email Contact

5. Walkabout the Galaxy

Walkabout the Galaxy Orlando, Florida, US
An irreverent and informative tour of the latest, greatest and most interesting discoveries in astronomy.
Play 1.6K 509 1 episode / week Avg Length 47 min Nov 2015 Get Email Contact

6. Ask a Spaceman Podcast

Ask a Spaceman Podcast New York City, New York, US
Ask a Spaceman Podcast is where Paul Sutter, an astrophysicist answers all your questions. Every episode will make you come closer to complete knowledge of time and space.
Also in Astrophysics Podcasts, Cosmology Podcasts
Play 6.6K 14K 2 episodes / month Avg Length 38 min Feb 2015 Get Email Contact

7. Cheap Astronomy Podcasts

Cheap Astronomy Podcasts Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
Cheap Astronomy offers you 10 minute weekly podcasts on a wide range of astronomy, astrophysics, cosmology, space science and space exploration topics. At Cheap Astronomy you're only as cheap as the telescope you're looking through.
Also in Space Exploration Podcasts
Play 1.1K 1 episode / week Feb 2009 Get Email Contact

8. SkyCaramba

SkyCaramba Ottawa, Illinois, US
Podcast about astronomy and the joys of watching the skies at night--and sometimes during the day.
Play 68 32 3 episodes / month Avg Length 6 min Sep 2020 Get Email Contact

9. Universe Today Podcasts with Fraser Cain

Universe Today Podcasts with Fraser Cain Courtenay, British Columbia, Canada
The Guide to Space is a series of space and astronomy podcasts by Fraser Cain, publisher of Universe Today. Tune in to get weekly Space and astronomy news.
Play 118K 312.2K 202.9K 1 episode / day Avg Length 36 min Jan 2014 Get Email Contact

10. SpaceTime with Stuart Gary | Astronomy, Space & Science News

SpaceTime with Stuart Gary | Astronomy, Space & Science News Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
19 years on Australian Public Radio (as StarStuff), 4 years of podcasting and counting. We have a lot of content to share with you. Recognized worldwide by our listeners and industry experts as one of the best and most thoroughly researched programs on Astronomy, Technology, Space, and Science News. Keep up-to-date and learn something new with every episode.
Play 1.8K 13.9K 3 episodes / week Avg Length 32 min Jul 2016 Get Email Contact

11. The Rambling Astronomer

The Rambling Astronomer Join me Martin Lunn MBE while I take you on a journey around the solar system.
Play 2 episodes / week Avg Length 10 min Get Email Contact

12. Astronomy Minute

Astronomy Minute Boca Raton, Florida, US
Learn the basics of astronomy in one-to-two minute packets of concise information about specific topics. You are a busy person with a short attention span, and you want to learn about astronomical topics in a short amount of time. Your host Professor Ata is a PhD research astronomer and astrophysicist and a noted authority on stellar and galactic astronomy.
Play 134 12 episodes / year Avg Length 2 min Get Email Contact


AWESOME ASTRONOMY Awesome Astronomy explores the frontiers of science, space and our evolving understanding of the universe.Join Ralph, Paul & Jeni for informative and fun astronomy programmes dedicated to space and astronomy news and monthly podcast extras covering hot topics and special interviews in the world of science and astronomy.
Play 11.5K 2 episodes / month Avg Length 58 min Apr 2012 Get Email Contact

14. Radio Astronomy

Radio Astronomy UK
The monthly astronomy podcast from the makers of BBC Sky at Night Magazine
Play 37.1K 48K 1 episode / week Avg Length 26 min Get Email Contact

15. Planetary Radio: Space Exploration, Astronomy and Science

Planetary Radio: Space Exploration, Astronomy and Science Pasadena, California, US
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. Regular features raise your space IQ while they put a smile on your face. Join host Mat Kaplan and Planetary Society colleagues including Bill Nye the Science Guy, Bruce Betts, and Emily Lakdawalla as they dive deep into the latest space news.
Play 885.5K 259K 1 episode / week Avg Length 66 min Get Email Contact

16. Star Stuff

Star Stuff Flagstaff, Arizona, US
Star Stuff: A Space Poddity, by Lowell Observatory, aims to make astronomical science and space exploration fun and accessible to wide audiences using humor, facts, and casual banter. Two Lowell educators (Hailey Osborn and Wesley Sonnemaker) and one literature major (Cody Half-Moon) will sit together and discuss astronomy, planetary science, and space exploration via news articles, movie reviews, audience questions, pop culture discussions, and guest speakers.
Play 28.6K 10.4K 1 episode / week Avg Length 53 min Get Email Contact

17. Pythagorean Astronomy

Pythagorean Astronomy Cardiff, Wales, UK
Astronomy news and interviews with scientists involved in the discoveries.
Play 1.1K 1.7K 2 episodes / quarter Avg Length 36 min Feb 2014 Get Email Contact

18. The Cosmic Companion

The Cosmic Companion Tucson, Arizona, US
What would it be like to have some of the greatest minds in the world at your dinner table, engaging in friendly, fun conversation?The Cosmic Companion explores astronomy, space exploration, science, the past, and the future with some of the greatest scientists, authors, and developers around the globe. Past guests include Neil deGrasse Tyson, Kathryn Sullivan (who helped launch Hubble) and famed oceanographer Sylvia Earle!Come join us as we explore the Cosmos!
Play 6.3K 272 391 3 episodes / month Avg Length 24 min Oct 2019 Get Email Contact

19. The Actual Astronomy Podcast

The Actual Astronomy Podcast Canada
Join amateur astronomers, Chris and Shane, as they share their experiences of observing the night sky.
Also in Amateur Astronomy Podcasts
Play 376 2 episodes / week Avg Length 47 min Apr 2020 Get Email Contact

20. Main Engine Cut Off Podcast

Main Engine Cut Off Podcast Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, US
Opinion and analysis of spaceflight, exploration, policy, and strategy, by Anthony Colangelo
Play 6.7K 1 episode / week Avg Length 41 min Apr 2016 Get Email Contact

21. The Jodcast | Astronomy Podcast

The Jodcast | Astronomy Podcast A podcast about astronomy including the latest news, what you can see in the night sky, interviews with astronomers and more. It is created by astronomers from The University of Manchester's Jodrell Bank for anyone interested in things out of this world.

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22. Seldom Sirius

Seldom Sirius A seldom serious podcast about astronomy by Jen, David, Mark, Megan and Stuart.

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23. Orbital Path Podcast

Orbital Path Podcast Orbital Path with Michelle Thaller, who is an American astronomer and research scientist takes a look at the big questions of the cosmos and what the answers can reveal about life here on Earth.

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24. The Star Spot

The Star Spot Toronto, Ontario, Canada
The Star Spot, with Justin Trottier, is a space-themed podcast and radio show focusing on all aspects of astronomy and space exploration. Episodes feature interviews with guests of wide-ranging backgrounds: scientists, engineers, educators, astronauts, artists, politicians, and business people. Topics are similarly broad, from the latest space mission to how the universe began, from why humans explore space to how we can make space exploration economical.
Play 2K 1.1K 50 Feb 2013 Get Email Contact

25. Meet Star Gazers

Meet Star Gazers Paris, Ile-de-France, France
The Meet Star Gazers podcast helps you get started on your journey in stargazing. It covers topics like night sky observation, astrophotography, astrotourism and light pollution.
Play 298 217 6 episodes / year Avg Length 32 min Get Email Contact

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Astronomy Podcasters

Top Podcasters covering Astronomy. Get Spreadsheet.
Podcaster Name Email Podcast Link Total Episodes
365DaysOfAstronomy.org cosmoquest.org 384
Martin Lunn open.spotify.com 207
Fraser Cain and Dr. Pamela Gay astronomycast.com 153
bitesz.com spacetimewithstuartgary.com 129
The Cosmic Companion thecosmiccompanion.net 114
Two Amateur Astronomers actualastronomy.podbean.com 95
The Planetary Society planetary.org 58
SkyCaramba anchor.fm 49
info theorbitalmechanics.com 47
Steve Nerlich cheapastro.com 44
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Astronomy Podcasts By Category

Total 57 Podcasts. Email us to Request Spreadsheet with email contacts at anuj@feedspot.com. Learn more.
Category No. of Podcasts
Cosmology Podcasts 21
Planetarium Podcasts 7
Amateur Astronomy Podcasts 4