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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 highlighting content from each issue, and interviews with the scientists creating the data.

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 highlighting content from each issue, and interviews with the scientists creating the data.
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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 highlighting content from each issue, and interviews with the scientists creating the data.

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English


Episodes

20 September 2018: Negative emissions and swarms under strain

9/19/2018
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This week, the ethics of sucking carbon-dioxide out the atmosphere and bee swarms under strain.

Duration:00:25:52

13 September 2018: The oldest drawing and the energy of data

9/12/2018
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This week, the oldest drawing ever found, and the hidden energy costs of data.

Duration:00:25:01

6 September 2018: Space junk, and a physicist’s perspective on life

9/5/2018
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This week, keeping an eye on space junk, and how a physicist changed our understanding of life.

Duration:00:24:01

30 August 2018: Gravity’s big G and the evolution of babies

8/29/2018
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This week, an early mammal relative’s babies, and new attempts to pin down the strength of gravity.

Duration:00:23:24

Backchat August 2018: Audio reporting, audience feedback, and Brexit

8/24/2018
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In this month’s roundtable, audio vs print reporting, returning to Brexit, and finding out about our audience.

Duration:00:24:57

23 August 2018: Quantum computers and labour division in ants

8/22/2018
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This week, colony size and labour division in ants, and simulating a quantum system on a quantum computer.

Duration:00:25:42

16 August 2018: Bumblebees, opioids, and ocean weather

8/15/2018
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This week, more worries for bees, modelling the opioid crisis, and rough weather for seas.

Duration:00:30:24

8 August 2018: Fox aggression, microbiota and geoengineering

8/8/2018
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This week, shaping the gut microbiota, geoengineering’s effect on farming, and the genetics of fox aggression.

Duration:00:27:28

02 August 2018: Zebra finch colour perception, terraforming Mars, and attributing extreme weather

8/1/2018
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This week, how a bird sees colour, potential problems with terraforming Mars, and linking extreme weather to our changing climate.

Duration:00:32:45

26 July 2018: Conservation, automata, and pet DNA tests

7/25/2018
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This week, automata through the ages, problems with pet DNA tests, and a conservation conundrum.

Duration:00:29:32

19 July 2018: DNA scaffolds, climate-altering microbes, and a robot chemist

7/18/2018
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This week, tougher DNA nanostructures, climate-altering permafrost microbes, and using a robot to discover chemical reactions.

Duration:00:27:03

12 July 2018: Rats, reefs, and career streaks

7/11/2018
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This week, rats and coral reefs, charting successful careers streaks, and Cape Town’s water crisis.

Duration:00:32:40

05 July 2018: A DNA computer, the koala genome, and the invisibility of LGBTQ+ researchers

7/4/2018
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This week, investigating the koala genome, the issues facing LGBTQ+ researchers, and a DNA-based neural network.

Duration:00:31:17

Backchat June 2018: Lab health, email briefings, and CRISPR

6/29/2018
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In this month’s roundtable, we discuss lab health, email briefings, and how science stories can affect the stock market.

Duration:00:19:37

27 June 2018: Air pollution, sick plants, and stress

6/27/2018
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This week, the relationship between air pollution and infant death in Africa, stressed brains, and diagnosing sick plants from afar.

Duration:00:29:38

21 June 2018: Pancreatic cancer, silica cages, and AI bias

6/20/2018
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This week, pancreatic cancer-related weight loss, tiny silica cages, and bias in Artificial Intelligence algorithms.

Duration:00:27:52

14 June 2018: Baobab tree death, zebrafish stem cells, and ice in Antarctica

6/13/2018
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This week, the mysterious death of African baobab trees, Antarctica’s past, present, and future, and how zebrafish protect their stem cells.

Duration:00:33:35

07 June 2018: Magnetic animal migration, cold enzymes, and mouse memory

6/6/2018
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This week, making enzymes work better in the cold, short-term memory production in mice, and magnetic detection in animals.

Duration:00:31:10

31 May 2018: Boosting diversity in physics, and life after an asteroid impact

5/30/2018
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This week, boosting diversity in physics graduate programs, and life’s recovery after a massive asteroid impact.

Duration:00:24:47

24 May 2018: Climate costs, cleverer cab journeys, and peering through matter with muons

5/23/2018
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This week, estimating the economic cost of climate change, a new solution to the Minimum Fleet Problem, and the flourishing field of muography.

Duration:00:32:25