Science – United Kingdom – Recommended podcasts

  • Witty, irreverent look at the world through scientists' eyes. With Brian Cox and Robin Ince.

  • St Marks Hospital is the world's only bowel disease podcast, where we have world leading experts discuss all aspects of colorectal surgery and bowel-related pathologies.
    St Marks was originally founded in 1835 by Frederick Salmon originally named “the benevolent dispensary for the relief of the poor afflicted with fistula and other diseases of the rectum”. St Mark’s Hospital remains the UK’s only specialist bowel hospital and is dedicated to all aspects of bowel pathology.

  • Have you ever wanted to know more about nutrition but felt overwhelmed by the amount of conflicting information on the internet? You're not alone.

    Join NHS surgeon Dr Joshua Wolrich and lawyer-turned-current nutrition PhD Alan Flanagan as they aim to cut through the state of nutritional discourse whilst encouraging collaboration between different healthcare professionals. Whether you're a layperson that wants to understand if celery juice can actually cure your eczema (spoiler; it can't) or a GP who wants to know what the current research is about low-carb diets for diabetes, this podcast is for you.

  • Leading surgeon and founder of cult brand MZ SKIN, Dr Maryam Zamani and ex-Vogue editor-at-Large, Fiona Golfar present The Guinea Pig podcast!

    Fiona and Maryam share their honest opinions and hilarious real-life experiences and give essential safety advice to those considering any kind of aesthetic procedure.

    For adults only, this bi-weekly podcast covers the latest aesthetic treatment reviews by the resident guinea pig, Fiona Golfar, supported by necessary medical advice and insights from Dr Maryam Zamani.

    Fiona tries the treatments - so you donโ€™t have to - allowing the listener to decide for themselves once they are armed with the necessary knowledge, questions to ask and potential risks. 

    Maryam and Fiona chat openly and candidly about products and procedures aided by experts & high-profile friends to offer advice and insights to anyone considering a treatment.

    So if you, or someone you know is thinking of changing their moisturiser, dealing with tired looking eyes, or even having a neck-lift, The Guinea Pig is here to help you!

  • Tim Harford and the More or Less team try to make sense of the statistics which surround us. From BBC Radio 4

  • The Origins Podcast features in-depth conversations with some of the most interesting people in the world about the issues that impact all of us in the 21st century. Host, theoretical physicist, lecturer, and author, Lawrence M. Krauss, will be joined by guests from a wide range of fields, including science, the arts, and journalism. The topics discussed on The Origins Podcast reflect the full range of the human experience - exploring science and culture in a way that seeks to entertain, educate, and inspire.

  • Science sleuths Dr Adam Rutherford and Dr Hannah Fry investigate everyday mysteries sent by listeners.

  • Dr Phil Parker, mind-body connection researcher, discusses key research and practical ideas on how to use the mind-body connection with leading researchers, clinicians and thought leaders. Ideal for both practitioners and anyone who wants to use the mind-body connection to improve their health.

  • Moving on With Pain - The Podcast is presented by the Danish Society for Pain and Physiotherapy. Visit our website here: www.smof.dk.

  • Flight Lieutenant James Kuht & Surgeon Lieutenant Matt Kain bring you the best in Military Medical Innovation in a concise, monthly podcast.

  • Let's Talk About CBT is a podcast about cognitive behavioural therapy: what it is, what it's not and how it can be useful. Dr Lucy Maddox interviews experts in the field including people who have experienced CBT for themselves.  A mix of interviews, myth-busting and CBT jargon explained, this accessible podcast is brought to you by the British Association of Behavioural and Cognitive Psychotherapies.

    www.babcp.com

  • The International Journal of Gynecological Cancer publishes content on novel and relevant topics in the field of gynecologic cancer. IJGC Podcast features short interview segments with leading experts discussing the latest research in their respective areas. The podcasts will serve as an interactive and education experience for all our listeners.

    * The purpose of this podcast is to educate and to inform. The content of this podcast does not constitute medical advice and it is not intended to function as a substitute for a healthcare practitioner’s judgement, patient care or treatment. The views expressed by contributors are those of the speakers. BMJ does not endorse any views or recommendations discussed or expressed on this podcast. Listeners should also be aware that professionals in the field may have different opinions. By listening to this podcast, listeners agree not to use its content as the basis for their own medical treatment or for the medical treatment of others.

  • The Royal College of General Practitioners is the professional membership body for family doctors in the UK and overseas. This podcast is produced by the RCGP eLearning team and features discussions with clinical experts about a range of key topics in primary care.

  • Live from The Space Shed is our new podcast hosted by Director of Human Spaceflight Jon Spooner and Mini Jon - UNSA’s first astronaut. They’ve been touring festivals interviewing some super cool space and science people and we’ve recorded their conversations so we can share them with you.

    Subscribe for free at Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Google Play or wherever you get your podcasts. And if you like them, please let us know on social media and help spread the word.

    Have fun! We hope you enjoy Season 1 of Live from The Space Shed!

  • We are two GP's in Wigan. We are working with Wigan CCG to produce educational podcasts aimed at local Primary Care health professionals.

  • THE snakker med gjester om alt fra smarttelefoner til containerskip, fra romaner til rasisme

  • Working at Taronga Zoo is more than just a job – Taronga means family.
    The deep connections our staff develop with wildlife and the natural world affects the lives of others, near and far.
    From Sydney to Dubbo, Taronga’s people all have amazing untold Zoo stories that will touch your heart and open your eyes.
    Join our family with Taronga Talks.

  • Every Monday, we meet leading scientists in pubs around the country, get a pint in, and talk to them about life, their universe, and everything.