Popular science

A short list of popular science resources:

Science News


Science Daily




Quanta magazine


New Scientist


Scientific American


The Scientist


Discover Magazine


Popular Mechanics


Seed magazine

Space answers




MIT Technology Review


Popular Science


science podcasts:

Science AAAS
Science – the world’s leading journal of original scientific research, global news, and commentary.

Radiolab is a show about curiosity. Where sound illuminates ideas, and the boundaries blur between science, philosophy, and human experience.

Covering the outer reaches of space to the tiniest microbes in our bodies, Science Friday is the source for entertaining and educational stories about science, technology, and other cool stuff.

Scientific American
Scientific American, has been bringing its readers unique insights about developments in science and technology for more than 170 years.

The Naked Scientists
A team of scientists, doctors and communicators whose passion is to help the general public to understand and engage with the worlds of science, technology and medicine.

Science Weekly
The Guardian’s science team bring you the best analysis and interviews from the worlds of science and technology.

Brain Science Podcast
The Brain Science Podcast features the latest books about neuroscience as well as interviews with leading scientists from around the world.

Stuff to Blow Your Mind
“Stuff to Blow Your Mind” examines neurological quandaries, cosmic mysteries, evolutionary marvels and the technological underpinnings of our transhuman future.

Quirks & Quarks with Bob McDonald
The program presents the people behind the latest discoveries in the physical and natural sciences – from the smallest sub-atomic particle to the largest objects in the sky and everything in between.

Nature Podcast
Every show features highlighted content from the week’s edition of Nature including interviews with the people behind the science, and in-depth commentary and analysis from journalists covering science around the world.

Science Show
The Science Show gives Australians unique insights into the latest scientific research and debate, from the physics of cricket to prime ministerial biorhythms.