20 Best Scientist Podcasts
Here are 20 Best Scientist Podcasts worth listening to in 2023
1. Gravity Assist
Washington, District of Columbia, US
'Gravity Assist' refers to the slingshot effect a spacecraft gets when it uses the gravity of a planet or another object to speed up or alter its course. Dr. Jim Green, NASA's director of planetary science, takes you on a guided tour of the solar system and beyond with each guest revealing the 'gravity assist' that propelled them into their field of research.
Also in NASA Podcasts, Space Podcasts
Play⋅ 26.8M⋅ 71.2M⋅ 55.2M ⋅2 episodes / quarter Get Email Contact
2. New Scientist The Big Interview
London, England, UK
Hear the stories of influential people who've made their mark in the worlds of science and culture. Through in-depth conversations with notable figures, explore everything from climate change to philosophy, space, and biology.
Play⋅ 3.5M⋅ 4.3M Get Email Contact
3. The Scientist Speaks
Midland, Ontario, Canada
A podcast bringing you the stories behind news-worthy molecular biology research. From The Scientist's Creative Services Team.
Play⋅ 2M⋅ 84.4K ⋅1 episode / week ⋅ Avg Length 12 min Get Email Contact
4. Two Scientists Walk Into a Bar
South San Francisco, California, US
Listen to this podcast where researchers talk about their work answering the toughest questions in human biology and immunity.
Also in Biology Podcasts, Immunology Podcasts
Play⋅ 44.4K⋅ 128.5K⋅ 9.2K ⋅1 episode / quarter ⋅ Avg Length 35 min Get Email Contact
5. The Naked Scientists Podcast
Cambridge, England, UK
Based at Cambridge University's Institute of Continuing Education (ICE), the Naked Scientists are a team of scientists, doctors and communicators whose passion is to help the general public to understand and engage with the worlds of science, technology and medicine.
Also in Science Podcasts, University of Cambridge Podcasts, UK Science Podcasts
Play⋅ 74.8K⋅ 54.1K ⋅1 episode / week ⋅ Avg Length 33 min Get Email Contact
6. American Scientist Pizza Lunch Podcast
North Carolina, US
American Scientist magazine presents a series of informal lectures and interviews in which working scientists describe their current research.
Play⋅ 20.6K⋅ 32.4K ⋅4 episodes / year ⋅ Avg Length 21 min Get Email Contact
7. The Happy Scientist
Midlothian, England, UK
Yours is a serious mission, but that doesn't mean you shouldn't enjoy carrying out that mission. Each episode of The Happy Scientist dials in on hands on, actionable steps you can take to make sure you stay happy, focused and satisfied in the lab. Join us to experience a more fulfilling career in bioscience.
Play⋅ 220⋅ 3.4K ⋅2 episodes / quarter ⋅ Avg Length 35 min Get Email Contact
8. Sci Guys
Sci Guys is a podcast all about the weird and unbelievable ways that scientists learn about the world around us. Each week, Corry (@notcorry) tells the story of a particularly strange scientific study while his friends Jamp (@jampkin) and Luke (@lukecutforth) do their best to derail the conversation with questions, jokes, and whatever nonsense they can think of.
Play⋅ 3.3K ⋅1 episode / week ⋅ Avg Length 69 min Get Email Contact
9. iLEAPS Early Careers Scientist Podcast
This podcast explores both the scientific research related to the biosphere and atmosphere and the personal experiences of early career scientists.
Play⋅ 33⋅ 1.7K ⋅2 episodes / quarter ⋅ Avg Length 20 min Get Email Contact
10. The Caring Scientist: Mission Sustainable
Copenhagen, Hovedstaden, Denmark
Laboratories are leaving behind a massive ecological footprint that isn't exactly improving the state of our planet. In this podcast, we discuss obstacles and solutions related to sustainability in science, and we give you hands-on tips on how to reduce the environmental impact of your lab work without compromising research.
Play⋅ 880 ⋅2 episodes / quarter ⋅ Avg Length 24 min Get Email Contact
11. The People's Scientist
New York City, New York, US
The People's Scientist is a weekly podcast covering the latest scientific findings on Neuroscience, Physiology, and Nutrition. I, your host, Dr. Stephanie Caligiuri, hold a Bachelor's and Master's degree in Nutritional Science, a Ph.D. in Physiology, and Fellowship in Behavioral Neuroscience.
Play⋅ 264⋅ 660 ⋅2 episodes / month ⋅ Avg Length 33 min Get Email Contact
12. Once a Scientist
San Diego, California, US
The Once a Scientist podcast was launched in April 2020 by Nick Edwards, a neuroscience PhD who works at a San Diego-based biotech company. His goals for the show are simple: Provide a resource for young scientists to learn about different careers. Speak with scientists from a broad spectrum of backgrounds. Make science cool again. Have honest conversations.
Play⋅ 49⋅ 638 ⋅3 episodes / month ⋅ Avg Length 74 min Get Email Contact
13. Lady Scientist Podcast
Seattle, Washington, US
Lady Scientist Podcast brings you into conversations with scientists. Academic research is frequently siloed in tough-to-read academic journals. This podcast strives to introduce you to new voices and to break down barriers, along with striking a note of positivity in an often-negative world.
Play⋅ 146⋅ 553 ⋅1 episode / month ⋅ Avg Length 58 min Get Email Contact
14. Assigned Scientist at Bachelor's
ASAB is a podcast about science facts and science fiction, hosted by two trans scientists: Tessa (astrobiology) and Charles (entomology). Every other week we talk to each other or with another trans scientist about research, interesting facts, whether aliens can be gay, science fiction, and maybe sometimes about being trans.
Play⋅ 522 ⋅4 episodes / quarter ⋅ Avg Length 51 min Get Email Contact
15. Making A Scientist
London, England, UK
The podcast with cutting-edge science and all the life/work advice you'll ever need to such. Hosted by Alex Ainscough
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16. Ask a Scientist
Have you ever wanted to meet a scientist? Do you want to know more about the people behind all the science news that's out there? Well now you can! In this podcast, I'll sit down with a different scientist each episode and ask them all of your questions and questions written by students at elementary and middle schools throughout the country!
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17. The imPerfect Scientist
This is a podcast from Scientist to Scientist. We want to share our experiences learning to become better at time management, negotiation, conflict management, writing, communicating. Everything around the hard-core science that is so essential but is not taught in university. So we are going to share our experiences and mistakes also our successes and several tools to empower you. So that you are better equipped to be the best version of yourself!
Play⋅ 23 ⋅1 episode / quarter ⋅ Avg Length 59 min Get Email Contact
18. Working Scientist
The Naturejobs blog aims to be the leading online resource for scientists in academia and industry who seek guidance in developing their careers. The blog delivers a mix of expert advice and personal stories to help readers review, set and achieve their career goals.
Also in Career Podcasts, Science Journal Podcasts
Play 1 episode / day ⋅ Avg Length 22 min Get Email Contact
19. The Scientist's LabTalk
The Scientist's LabTalk is a special edition podcast series produced by The Scientist's Creative Services Team where we explore topics at the leading edge of innovative research.
Play 1 episode / week ⋅ Avg Length 20 min Get Email Contact
|Podcaster Name||Podcast Link||Total Episodes|
|The Sci Guys||audioboom.com||94|
|Dr. Stephanie Caligiuri||shows.acast.com||72|
|American Scientist Magazine||listennotes.com||70|
|The Naked Scientists||thenakedscientists.com||52|
|iLEAPS Early Career Scientist Network||anchor.fm||30|