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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

Backchat February 2018: Luck, debate, and the quantum internet

2/23/2018
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Our reporters discuss the role of serendipity in science, how to cover the iterative nature of research, and what the quantum internet might become.

Duration:00:24:24

22 February 2018: A focus on adolescence

2/21/2018
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This week, a teenage special: defining adolescence; high school researchers; and the science of teen risk taking.

Duration:00:28:26

15 February 2018: Optical clocks, healthy ageing, and fieldwork during pregnancy

2/14/2018
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This week, refocusing ageing research, a transportable optical clock, and researching during pregnancy.

Duration:00:27:05

08 February 2018: Tough timber, magpie intelligence, and invasive crayfish

2/7/2018
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This week, crayfish clones in Madagascar, the social smarts of magpies, and building tougher wood.

Duration:00:30:01

01 February 2017: Stone Age tools in India, and coral reefs in crisis

1/31/2018
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This week, reframing humans' arrival in India, and the many hazards facing coral reefs.

Duration:00:21:08

25 January 2018: Tiny robots, 3D images, and a honeycomb maze

1/24/2018
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This week, a mini all-terrain robot, 3D painting with light, and a new maze for rats.

Duration:00:28:44

18 January 2018: Climate sensitivity, and the fetal microbiome

1/17/2018
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This week, pinning down the climate's carbon dioxide sensitivity, and the battle over babies' first bacteria.

Duration:00:24:13

10 January 2018: Conflict conservation, and the shape of a memory

1/10/2018
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This week, tabletop physics, what a memory looks like, and conflict's toll on wildlife.

Duration:00:32:10

Backchat December 2017: Trump, physics, and uncited papers

12/22/2017
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Backchat’s back, with discussions of Donald Trump, papers with zero citations, and the perils of writing about physics.

Duration:00:24:58

21 December 2017: Earth AI, a news quiz, and sci-fi

12/20/2017
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This week, our end of year special, featuring Earth science AI, a news story quiz, and science fiction in the modern era.

Duration:00:37:34

14 December 2017: Volcanoes, viruses & electric eels

12/13/2017
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This week, electric eel inspired batteries, virus inspired protein shells, and modelling magma viscosity.

Duration:00:30:50

7 December 2017: Exoplanet geology & duck-like dinosaurs

12/6/2017
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This week, exoplanet geology and a dual-terrain, duck-like dinosaur.

Duration:00:23:48

Nature Podcast: 30 November 2017

11/29/2017
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This week, reading unnatural DNA, and young worm mothers explain a wriggly riddle.

Duration:00:23:47

Nature Podcast: 23 November 2017

11/22/2017
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This week, lightning gamma rays, the Internet that wasn’t, and the science of sleep deprivation.

Duration:00:25:54

Nature Podcast: 16 November 2017

11/15/2017
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This week, a bacterial communication system, and ancient houses illuminate inequality.

Duration:00:23:49

Nature Podcast: 9 November 2017

11/8/2017
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This week, a potential stem cell treatment for a genetic skin condition, and the disappearing axolotl.

Duration:00:22:36

Nature Podcast: 2 November 2017

11/1/2017
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This week, squishy sea creatures, evolving verbs, and Earth's microbiome.

Duration:00:25:02

Nature Podcast: 26 October 2017

10/25/2017
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This week, undead cells, the strain of PhDs, and the traces of Antarctic instability.

Duration:00:29:31

Nature Podcast: 19 October 2017

10/19/2017
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This week, neutron stars that are making waves in the physics world, and taking looking at the past to understand the future of work.

Duration:00:22:01

Nature Podcast: 12 October 2017

10/11/2017
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This week, a dwarf planet with a ring, 40 years of Sanger DNA sequencing, and the grieving families contributing to a huge genetics projects.

Duration:00:29:50

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