100 episodes

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.

Physics World Stories Podcast Physics World

    • Science
    • 4.1 • 72 Ratings

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.

    Trouble on the Horizon for UK-based researchers

    Trouble on the Horizon for UK-based researchers

    Political wrangling over the UK’s status in the Horizon Europe research programme leaves scientists in limbo

    • 56 min
    The science-fiction legacy of Satyajit Ray

    The science-fiction legacy of Satyajit Ray

    Ray’s eclectic work is a treasure trove for scientists

    • 58 min
    The Higgs boson discovery revisited

    The Higgs boson discovery revisited

    Reflecting on that historic day, 10 years later

    • 56 min
    Fixing our bodies with glass

    Fixing our bodies with glass

    Bioglass can heal our bones while fending off harmful microbes

    • 39 min
    Cutting the carbon footprint of supercomputing in scientific research

    Cutting the carbon footprint of supercomputing in scientific research

    More efficient coding and quantifying climate impacts are among the solutions

    • 36 min
    JET’s record result and the quest for fusion energy

    JET’s record result and the quest for fusion energy

    Physics World Stories examines the recent breakthrough at the Joint European Torus experiment

    • 37 min

Customer Reviews

4.1 out of 5
72 Ratings

72 Ratings

Mormon Person ,

Good, but the host needs to stop wispering.

Please speak up. I can only hear your guests.

MKULTRA83 ,

Great

Everything being relative, this is a great podcast

MIflyer ,

Excellent

Great podcast, IMO.

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