Making Sense with Sam Harris

Join neuroscientist, philosopher, and five-time New York Times best-selling author Sam Harris as he explores important and controversial questions about the mind, society, current events, moral philosophy, religion, and rationality—with an overarching focus on how a growing understanding of ourselves and the world is changing our sense of how we should live. Sam is also the creator of the Waking Up app. Combining Sam’s decades of mindfulness practice, profound wisdom from varied philosophical and contemplative traditions, and a commitment to a secular, scientific worldview, Waking Up is a resource for anyone interested in living a more examined, fulfilling life—and a new operating system for the mind. Waking Up offers free subscriptions to anyone who can’t afford one, and donates a minimum of 10% of profits to the most effective charities around the world. To learn more, please go to Sam Harris received a degree in philosophy from Stanford University and a Ph.D. in neuroscience from UCLA.

334 Episodes
TED Talks Daily

Every weekday, TED Talks Daily brings you the latest talks in audio. Join host and journalist Elise Hu for thought-provoking ideas on every subject imaginable — from Artificial Intelligence to Zoology, and everything in between — given by the world's leading thinkers and creators. With TED Talks Daily, find some space in your day to change your perspectives, ignite your curiosity, and learn something new.

470 Episodes

Radiolab is on a curiosity bender. We ask deep questions and use investigative journalism to get the answers. A given episode might whirl you through science, legal history, and into the home of someone halfway across the world. The show is known for innovative sound design, smashing information into music. It is hosted by Jad Abumrad, Lulu Miller, and Latif Nasser.

217 Episodes
Instant Genius

Whether you’re curious about getting healthy, the Big Bang or the science of cooking, find out everything you need to know in under 30 minutes with Instant Genius. The team behind BBC Science Focus Magazine talk to world-leading experts to bring you a bite-sized masterclass on a new subject each week.Then when you’ve mastered the basics with Instant Genius. Dive deeper with Instant Genius Extra, where you’ll find longer, richer discussions about the most exciting ideas in the world of science and technology. Only available on Apple Podcasts. See for privacy and opt-out information.

317 Episodes
Hanselminutes with Scott Hanselman

Hanselminutes is Fresh Air for Developers. A weekly commute-time podcast that promotes fresh technology and fresh voices. Talk and Tech for Developers, Life-long Learners, and Technologists.

872 Episodes
Coffee Break: Señal y Ruido

Coffee Break: Señal y Ruido es la tertulia semanal en la que, medio en broma medio en serio, repasamos las últimas noticias de la actualidad científica. Separando la paja del trigo o, como nos gusta decirlo, la señal del ruido, nos leemos los papers para que usted no tenga que hacerlo. Sírvete un café y acompáñanos en nuestra tertulia. Hosted on Acast. See for more information.

436 Episodes
Lex Fridman Podcast

Conversations about science, technology, history, philosophy and the nature of intelligence, consciousness, love, and power. Lex is an AI researcher at MIT and beyond.

373 Episodes
Science Vs

There are a lot of fads, blogs and strong opinions, but then there’s SCIENCE. Science Vs is the show from Gimlet that finds out what’s fact, what’s not, and what’s somewhere in between. We do the hard work of sifting through all the science so you don't have to and cover everything from 5G and Pandemics, to Vaping and Fasting Diets.

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The Exam Room by the Physicians Committee

A fun and inspiring plant-based podcast from nutrition experts at The Physicians Committee. "The Weight Loss Champion" Chuck Carroll, who lost 280 pounds, is frequently joined by Dr. Neal Barnard and others to motivate and educate both new vegans and those who have been plant-powered for life. Learn the secrets to improving your health from doctors and nutritionists and become inspired by others who have already reclaimed their health! Dive into the science of a plant-based diet like the effects of eating a single beef hamburger or slice of cheese can do to the body!

448 Episodes
Ologies with Alie Ward

Volcanoes. Trees. Drunk butterflies. Mars missions. Slug sex. Death. Beauty standards. Anxiety busters. Beer science. Bee drama. Take away a pocket full of science knowledge and charming, bizarre stories about what fuels these professional -ologists' obsessions. Humorist and science correspondent Alie Ward asks smart people stupid questions and the answers might change your life.

316 Episodes
Diego Ruzzarin

Filosofía, noticias, política global, pensamiento crítico y negocios, con Diego Ruzzarin, brasileño, políglota y crítico ideológico con maestría en Diseño de Experiencias y consultor en todos los continentes.IG: @diegoruzzarinFB: @diegoruzzarinWeb: See for privacy and opt-out information.

213 Episodes
Mindfacts: Esguinces mentales

Buscamos los límites de la ciencia y la tecnología para aprender cómo será el futuro de nuestro mundo, nuestro Universo y la propia Humanidad. Con Sergio Cordero, Jesús Callejo, Francisco Izuzquiza, Alberto Espinosa y los expertos que irán pasando por nuestros programas.

143 Episodes
In Machines We Trust

A podcast about the automation of everything. Host Jennifer Strong and the team at MIT Technology Review look at what it means to entrust artificial intelligence with our most sensitive decisions.

75 Episodes
El Siglo 21 es Hoy

Un pódcast a fondo sobre tecnología, ciencia y entretenimiento (no siempre en ese orden). Ganador de 2 Latin Podcast Awards y del Premio Nacional de Periodismo CPB 2022. Los episodios de este pódcast son monólogos divertidos para aprender sobre gadgets, apps, consejos tecnológicos, series en Netflix, Amazon Prime, HBO Max, Disney+, Star+; y aplicativos para Android y para iOS. Y mucho de Apple, Android, Windows y Chromium. También ciencias, astronomía y satélites con tono entretenido. El pódcast "El Siglo 21 es Hoy" se publica desde Bogotá, y casi siempre incluye el paisaje sonoro espontáneo de la ciudad. Por favor usa auriculares para disfrutar el paisaje sonoro. Es presentado por Félix Riaño, @LocutorCo hablando en tono familiar sobre la vida cotidiana llena de tecnología para productividad y entretenimiento. Félix es el mismo que habla de noticias en El Primer Café de El Tiempo y Spotify Studios. Ese es él en su faceta más seria. Allá habla de noticias de actualidad y aquí habla de todo lo que aprende de series, astronomía, apps y tecnología. ¡Manda tus comentarios aquí o en !

1015 Episodes
Are We There Yet?

The Space Exploration Podcast

358 Episodes