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1. Science Magazine Podcast

Science Magazine PodcastWashington, DC & Cambridge, UK About Podcast Periodic audiocasts from Science Magazine, the world's leading journal of original scientific research. To know more on the research in all areas on science, follow us.
Frequency about 3 posts per month.
Since Nov 2013
Podcast sciencemag.org/podcasts
Facebook fans 3,956,155. Twitter followers 1,371,579.

2. The Skeptics' Guide to the Universe

The Skeptics' Guide to the UniverseAbout Podcast The Skeptics' Guide to the Universe is a weekly science podcast discussing the latest science news, critical thinking, bad science, conspiracies and controversies.
Frequency about 2 posts per month.
Since Sep 2005
Podcast theskepticsguide.org/podcast..
Facebook fans n/a. Twitter followers n/a.

3. Quirks and Quarks

Quirks and Quarks About Podcast Every week, the program presents the people behind the latest discoveries in the physical and natural sciences. The program also examines the political, social, environmental and ethical implications of new developments in science and technology.
Frequency about 2 posts per month.
Podcast cbc.ca/radio/quirks
Facebook fans 12,654. Twitter followers 69,206.

4. The Naked Scientists Podcast

The Naked Scientists PodcastCambridge UK About Podcast The Naked Scientists flagship science show brings you a lighthearted look at the latest scientific breakthroughs, interviews with the world's top scientists, answers to your science questions and science experiments to try at home.
Frequency about 3 posts per month.
Since Sep 2003
Podcast thenakedscientists.com/podca..
Facebook fans 75,785. Twitter followers 35,851.

5. Science Disrupt

Science DisruptLondon, England About Podcast This podcast will make one listen to discussions with the innovators, iconoclasts, and entrepreneurs intent on creating change in science. To get updates on these, follow us.
Frequency about 1 post per month.
Podcast sciencedisrupt.com/podcast
Facebook fans 425. Twitter followers 3,331.

6. People Behind the Science Podcast

People Behind the Science Podcast About Podcast People Behind the Science's mission is to inspire current and future scientists, share the different paths to a successful career in science, educate the general population on what scientists do, and show the human side of science.
Frequency about 3 posts per month.
Since Apr 2014
Podcast peoplebehindthescience.com/p..
Facebook fans 12,214. Twitter followers n/a.

7. Tumble Science Podcast for Kids

Tumble Science Podcast for KidsAustin, TX About Podcast Exploring stories of science discovery. Tumble is a science podcast created to be enjoyed by the entire family. Hosted & produced by Lindsay Patterson (science journalist) & Marshall Escamilla (teacher). Follow us for more information and educational content.
Frequency about 2 posts per month.
Also in Science Blogs, Kids Podcasts
Podcast beta.prx.org/series/38125
Facebook fans 2,280. Twitter followers 1,496.

8. Curiosity Daily

Curiosity DailyChicago, IL About Podcast Get smarter in just a few minutes every day. With a timely blend of cultural trends, life hacks, and developments in science and technology, you'll learn about your mind and body, outer space and the depths of the sea, how history shaped the world into what it is today, and more. From the largest galaxies to your smallest brain cells, hosts Cody Gough and Ashley Hamer from Curiosity.com will help you understand the world better.
Frequency about 2 posts per week.
Podcast curiositydaily.com/category/..
Facebook fans 2,838,334. Twitter followers 52,892.

9. The Guardian's Science Weekly

The Guardian's Science Weekly London About Podcast An incredible mix of breaking science news and deep analysis, this podcast is science journalism at its best. The Guardian's science team bring you the current topics and fascinating interviews from the worlds of science and technology, all wrapped into a magazine-style format.
Frequency about 1 post per week.
Since Mar 2006
Podcast theguardian.com/science/seri..
Facebook fans 8,181,005. Twitter followers 7,930,553.

10. This Week in Science

This Week in ScienceSan Francisco, CA About Podcast The kickass science and technology radio show that delivers an irreverent look at the week in science and technology. TWIS discusses the latest in cutting-edge science news on topics such as genetic engineering, stem cells, cybernetics, epigenetics, space exploration, neuroscience, microbiology, the end of the world, and a show favorite 'Countdown to World Robot Domination'.
Frequency about 1 post per month.
Since Dec 2010
Podcast twis.org
Facebook fans n/a. Twitter followers 3,259.

11. Hidden Brain

Hidden BrainWashington, DC About Podcast The Hidden Brain helps curious people understand the world and themselves. Using science and storytelling, Hidden Brain's host Shankar Vedantam reveals the unconscious patterns that drive human behavior, the biases that shape our choices, and the triggers that direct the course of our relationships.
Frequency about 2 posts per month.
Also in Wisdom Podcasts
Podcast npr.org/series/423302056/hid..
Facebook fans 54,027. Twitter followers 123,945.

12. The Science Show

The Science ShowAustralia About Podcast This podcast provides quality episodes that dive deep into a huge variety of fascinating topics. A great source for what's making news in the complex world of scientific research, scandal and discovery.
Frequency about 2 posts per week.
Since Jan 2018
Podcast abc.net.au/radionational/pro..
Facebook fans 809,458. Twitter followers 60,674.

13. Science Vs

Science VsBrooklyn, NY About Podcast From the genes that cause balding to the use of Rogaine, Science Vs explores the science behind cures for baldness. To know more on this, follow us.
Frequency about 1 post per month.
Since Oct 2015
Podcast gimletmedia.com/science-vs/a..
Facebook fans n/a. Twitter followers 4,642.

14. Science Friday

Science Friday New York, New York About Podcast Covering the outer reaches of space to the tiniest microbes in our bodies, Science Friday is the source for entertaining and educational stories about science, technology, and other cool stuff.
Frequency about 1 post per month.
Also in Teen Podcasts
Podcast sciencefriday.com/listen
Facebook fans 947,330. Twitter followers 763,991.

15. StarTalk Radio

StarTalk RadioNew York City About Podcast Science, pop culture and comedy collide on StarTalk Radio. Astrophysicist and Hayden Planetarium director Neil deGrasse Tyson, his comic co-hosts, guest celebrities and scientists discuss astronomy, physics, and everything else about life in the universe.
Frequency about 1 post per week.
Since Jan 2016
Podcast startalkradio.net/show
Facebook fans 529,656. Twitter followers 184,245.

16. Brain Stuff

Brain StuffHSW Headquarters, Atlanta About Podcast Explore HSW Shows for information and quizzes about our popular podcasts, including Stuff You Should Know. Get entertained and informed with HSW Shows. The topic can range from a popcorn or particle physics, one can count on BrainStuff to explore and explain the everyday science in the world around us.
Frequency about 4 posts per week.
Since Jul 2008
Podcast brainstuffshow.com/podcasts
Facebook fans 21,197. Twitter followers 6,080.

17. Stuff To Blow Your Mind

Stuff To Blow Your MindAtlanta, GA About Podcast For science podcasts, it is usually preferred podcasts that get researchers to speak to their own research. Hosts Robert and Joe's conversations with each other show their clear, obviously well done research, and their work and professionalism.
Frequency about 2 posts per week.
Since Jan 2010
Podcast stufftoblowyourmind.com/podc..
Facebook fans 1,036,753. Twitter followers 13,886.

18. Fun Kids Science Weekly

Fun Kids Science WeeklyUK About Podcast Exploring the coolest and most incredible stuff in science, from way back when dinosaurs roamed the Earth to a future where humans live in space. Fun Kids Science Weekly is hosted by Dan and is the perfect science podcast for kids and families everywhere.
Frequency about 3 posts per month.
Podcast funkidslive.com/podcast/the-..
Facebook fans 7,365. Twitter followers 7,655.

19. Flash Forward

Flash ForwardAbout Podcast Flash Forward is a podcast about the future. Each episode we take on a possible (or not so possible) future scenario everything from the existence of artificial wombs, to what would happen if space pirates dragged a second moon to Earth.
Frequency about 1 post per month.
Since May 2015
Podcast flashforwardpod.com
Facebook fans 1,747. Twitter followers 5,111.

20. Science Sort Of

Science Sort OfAbout Podcast Conversations about things that are science, things that are sort of science, and things that wish they were science. For more updates on this, subscribe with us.
Frequency about 1 post per month.
Podcast sciencesortof.com/listen
Facebook fans 1,826. Twitter followers 1,780.

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