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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

15 November 2018: Barnard’s Star, and clinical trials

11/14/2018
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This week, evidence of a nearby exoplanet, and clinical trials in a social media world.

Duration:00:21:47

08 November 2018: Designer cells, and a Breakthrough researcher

11/7/2018
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This week, building a cell from the bottom up, and a Breakthough Prize winner

Duration:00:25:20

01 November 2018: Mood forecasting technology, and where are the WIMPs?

10/31/2018
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This week, the role that mood forecasting technology may play in suicide prevention, and a 'crisis' in dark matter research.

Duration:00:22:31

18 October 2018: Cannabis horticulture and the Sun's place in history

10/17/2018
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This week, how science can help Canadian cannabis growers and a potted history of the Sun.

Duration:00:23:50

11 October 2018: The life of a new Nobel laureate and organised ants

10/10/2018
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This week, what life is like when you've just won a Nobel prize, and how a vestigial organ helps ants get organised.

Duration:00:24:01

04 October 2018: Latent HIV, bird personalities and the Hyabusa2 mission

10/3/2018
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This week, targeting latent HIV, the breeding behaviour of bold birds, and an update on a near-Earth asteroid mission.

Duration:00:31:40

27 September 2018: A wearable biosensor and a mechanical metamaterial.

9/26/2018
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This week, an ultra-thin, wearable biosensor and a multi-shape, mechanical metamaterial.

Duration:00:22:01

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 of 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