Life Sciences Podcasts

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This Podcast Will Kill You

80 episodes - Latest episode: 9 days ago - ★★★★★ - 12.5K ratings
This podcast might not actually kill you, but it covers so many things that can. Each episode tackles a different disease, from its history, to its biology, and finally, how scared you need to be....
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Short Wave

320 episodes - Latest episode: about 13 hours ago - ★★★★★ - 4.3K ratings
New discoveries, everyday mysteries, and the science behind the headlines — all in about 10 minutes, every weekday. It's science for everyone, using a lot of creativity and a little humor. Join hos...
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Science Friday

192 episodes - Latest episode: 5 days ago - ★★★★ - 3.8K ratings
Brain fun for curious people.
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This Week in Microbiology

235 episodes - Latest episode: 12 days ago - ★★★★★ - 405 ratings
This Week in Microbiology is a podcast about unseen life on Earth hosted by Vincent Racaniello and friends. Following in the path of his successful shows 'This Week in Virology' (TWiV) and 'This We...
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Speaking of Psychology

150 episodes - Latest episode: about 10 hours ago - ★★★★ - 399 ratings
"Speaking of Psychology" is an audio podcast series highlighting some of the latest, most important and relevant psychological research being conducted today. Produced by the American Psychological...
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This Week in Parasitism

191 episodes - Latest episode: about 1 month ago - ★★★★★ - 377 ratings
TWiP is a monthly netcast about eukaryotic parasites. Vincent Racaniello and Dickson Despommier, science Professors from Columbia University, deconstruct parasites, how they cause illness, and how ...
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Brain Health and Beyond with Team Sherzai, MD

30 episodes - Latest episode: 6 months ago - ★★★★★ - 263 ratings
Join award-winning neurologists and researchers, Drs. Dean and Ayesha Sherzai, for a fun, innovative and inspirational approach to brain health and all matters concerning the remarkable human mind....
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Qiological Podcast

208 episodes - Latest episode: 1 day ago - ★★★★★ - 181 ratings
Oriental medicine was not developed in a laboratory. It does not advance through double-blind controlled studies, nor does it respond well to petri dish experimentation. Our medicine did not come f...
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Immune

40 episodes - Latest episode: 22 days ago - ★★★★★ - 175 ratings
A podcast about the body's defenders against disease.
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Goat Talk with the Goat Doc

80 episodes - Latest episode: about 1 month ago - ★★★★★ - 150 ratings
Dr Cara Sammons-Shepard, DVM is a practicing veterinarian in Maine and New Hampshire, and when on the road, the majority of her patients are goats. She and her husband have owned and operated a com...
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Medical Stuff

134 episodes - Latest episode: 4 months ago - ★★★★★ - 114 ratings
"The hosts are insanely smart and insanely dumb" Garet Giovacchini
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Hello PhD

141 episodes - Latest episode: 4 days ago - ★★★★★ - 111 ratings
A podcast for scientists, and the people who love them.
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COMPLEXITY

55 episodes - Latest episode: 6 days ago - ★★★★★ - 94 ratings
Far-reaching conversations with a worldwide network of scientists and mathematicians, philosophers and artists developing new frameworks to explain our universe's deepest mysteries. Join host Micha...
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Bio Eats World

33 episodes - Latest episode: 2 days ago - ★★★★★ - 86 ratings
Biology is breaking out of the lab and clinic—and into our daily lives. Our new ability to engineer biology is transforming not just science, research, and healthcare, but how we produce our food, ...
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Strange Animals Podcast

211 episodes - Latest episode: 3 days ago - ★★★★★ - 82 ratings
A podcast about living, extinct, and imaginary animals!
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This Is Your Brain With Dr. Phil Stieg

60 episodes - Latest episode: 6 days ago - ★★★★★ - 82 ratings
Dr. Phil Stieg, Neurosurgeon-in-Chief of New York-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center and founder and Chairman of the Weill Cornell Medicine Brain and Spine Center, introduces his new podcast...
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Big Biology

77 episodes - Latest episode: 6 days ago - ★★★★★ - 77 ratings
Big Biology is a podcast that tells the stories of scientists tackling some of the biggest unanswered questions in biology.
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Naked Genetics, from the Naked Scientists

94 episodes - Latest episode: 6 days ago - ★★★★ - 76 ratings
From plants to pathogens, fruit flies to fungi and hamsters to humans, Naked Genetics takes a look at the science of genes. With in-depth interviews and the latest discoveries from the world of gen...
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Naked Neuroscience, from the Naked Scientists

67 episodes - Latest episode: about 1 month ago - ★★★★ - 74 ratings
Open your mind with Naked Neuroscience, the spine-tingling, interactive monthly exploration of the workings of the nervous system from the Naked Scientists.
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I AM BIO

58 episodes - Latest episode: 2 days ago - ★★★★★ - 67 ratings
Powerful stories of biotechnology breakthroughs, the people they help, the global problems they solve, and the politicians with the power to mess it all up. Hosted by BIO President & CEO Dr. Michel...
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Bowel Sounds: The Pediatric GI Podcast

20 episodes - Latest episode: about 1 month ago - ★★★★★ - 67 ratings
Bowel Sounds is a podcast on all things related to pediatric gastroenterology, hepatology, and nutrition. This podcast is brought to you by the North American Society for Pediatric Gastroenterolog...
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Intentionally Disruptive

62 episodes - Latest episode: 1 day ago - ★★★★★ - 63 ratings
Host Shawnda McNeal gets you connected with a diverse group of guests with intentionally disruptive perspectives, passions, and stories. Here we candidly discuss everything including self care, wel...
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Illumina Genomics Podcast

127 episodes - Latest episode: 5 months ago - ★★★★★ - 57 ratings
Hear directly from the people whose work in genomics is shaping the way we think about science and our world. Listen as leading scientists discuss the impact of genomics with the Illumina Scientifi...
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Books and Ideas with Dr. Ginger Campbell

87 episodes - Latest episode: 9 months ago - ★★★★★ - 57 ratings
Ginger Campbell, MD host of the highly rated Brain Science Podcast, uses this podcast to explore her love of reading and ideas, including science, philosophy, history, and what ever else she is rea...
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Behind the Pink Ribbon

98 episodes - Latest episode: 8 days ago - ★★★★★ - 56 ratings
Breast cancer is more than the pink ribbon that symbolizes the disease; it is not pink nor is it pretty. It can be a messy, devastating, life-altering, and lonely journey. The women and men repres...
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Investigating Breast Cancer

47 episodes - Latest episode: about 1 month ago - ★★★★★ - 55 ratings
Official podcast of the Breast Cancer Research Foundation
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Contagious Conversations

25 episodes - Latest episode: 6 days ago - ★★★★★ - 55 ratings
Curious about the people who are making the world healthier and safer for us all, and what set them on that path? Get inspired as the CDC Foundation interviews experts who share their unique pers...
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Ask the Naked Scientists

554 episodes - Latest episode: 3 days ago - ★★★★★ - 51 ratings
How many organs could you donate and remain alive? How many planet Earths could fit inside the Sun? How high is a giraffe's blood pressure? Why is the sea blue? To find out, Ask The Naked Scientists!
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Internal Medicine For Vet Techs Podcast

73 episodes - Latest episode: 1 day ago - ★★★★★ - 51 ratings
The Internal Medicine For Vet Techs Podcast is a weekly podcast hosted by veterinary technician specialists, Yvonne Brandenburg, RVT, VTS SAIM and Jordan Porter, RVT, LVT, VTS SAIM, and is dedicate...
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Pri-Med Podcasts

254 episodes - Latest episode: about 17 hours ago - ★★★★★ - 48 ratings
A primary care podcast featuring expert faculty discussing the most recent developments in the medical field. Podcast formats include, but are not limited to: expert clinical discussions, frequentl...