Physics is full of captivating stories, from ongoing endeavours to explain the cosmos to ingenious innovations that shape the world around us. In the Physics World Stories podcast, Andrew Glester talks to the people behind some of the most intriguing and inspiring scientific stories. Listen to the podcast to hear from a diverse mix of scientists, engineers, artists and other commentators. Find out more about the stories in this podcast by visiting the Physics World website. If you enjoy what you hear, then also check out the Physics World Weekly podcast, a science-news podcast presented by our award-winning science journalists.
Searching for signs of alien technologies
Astronomers are looking for the technosignatures of advanced civilizations
Free and open-source software is driving physics forwards
Pioneers of free and open-source software discuss opportunities and challenges for science
We’re all going on a geeky holiday
Science-themed vacations are gaining in popularity: hear from people who have caught the geek travel bug
Deflecting asteroids and exploring a metal world
Profiling NASA’s two upcoming asteroid missions, DART and Psyche
Helgoland and the captivating origins of quantum theory
Carlo Rovelli discusses his new book and the role of philosophical thought in physics
The bots are not as fair-minded as they seem
Physics World Stories investigates ethical issues at the heart of artificial intelligence
Just Good science well spoken…no music thank goodness.
Brilliant guests, fascinating science topics and really accessible without being dumbed down at all.
Keep them coming!
Will admit that physics has never really been my subject area, but trying to expand the podcasts I listen to and have found these great! Informative and interesting.