Best science policy podcasts we could find (Updated November 2017)
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Top Science Articles From Discovery, Live Science, Scientific American, Science Daily, New Scientist, Space News, Nautilus & More. Covering Topics In Physics, Neuroscience, Energy, Science Policy, Geology, Medicine, Stem Cells, Global Warming, etc.
 
Our podcast offers news and feature stories covering all fields of science. Our articles delve into breaking science news and articles on global warming, extrasolar planets, stem cells, bird flu, autism, nanotechnology, dinosaurs, evolution biology, physics, neuroscience, energy, science policy, geology, medicine and much more. Join the discussion with top scientists on the latest news in spaceflight, brain/body research, evolution and the influence of science on culture. That's not all! If ...
 
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JAMA Medical News: Discussing timely topics in clinical medicine, biomedical sciences, public health, and health policy
 
Timely and engaging discussions about advances in clinical research and practice, biomedical science, public health, and health policy.
 
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Penn Science Policy Podcast
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Podcast by Penn Science Policy Group
 
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New Books in Public Policy
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Interviews with Scholars of Public Policy about their New Books
 
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Science Policy and Research Enterprise
 
Science Policy and Research Enterprise
 
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BhTV: The Glenn Show (audio)
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Glenn Loury invites guests from the worlds of academia, journalism and public affairs to share insights on economic, political and social issues.
 
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Centre for Science & Policy
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The Centre for Science and Policy helps the sciences and technology to serve society by promoting engagement between researchers and policy professionals.Image courtesy of margarita mp from Flickr Creative Commons
 
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Cell Podcast
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Cell (www.cell.com) is a peer-reviewed journal publishing the most interesting discoveries in biology.
 
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Party Politics
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A political podcast hosted by two political science professors, Brandon Rottinghaus from the University of Houston and Jay Aiyer from Texas Southern University. They’ll provide you with up-to-date politics and policy conversations for your next cocktail party and it’ll make you sound really smart!
 
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BhTV: The DMZ (audio)
Weekly
 
Liberal Bill Scher and conservative Matt Lewis meet in the rancor-free DMZ to hash out the week’s political events.
 
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BhTV (audio)
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Smart people talking about politics, policy, culture and other stuff
 
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The Healthcare Policy Podcast ® Produced by David Introcaso
 
The Healthcare Policy Podcast website features audio interviews with experts on current or important health care topics. While there are any number of healthcare-related podcasts and other online programming these offerings typically present a vested interest viewpoint. My podcasts are produced independently, i.e., without any conflicts of interest and moreover are intended to help you better understand the inter-section between research and policy analysis and political realities. Among oth ...
 
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Main Engine Cut Off
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A short, weekly podcast about spaceflight, exploration, policy, and strategy in the modern era and near future.
 
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Climate One at The Commonwealth Club
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Greg Dalton is changing the conversation on energy, economy and the environment by offering candid discussion from climate scientists, policymakers, activists, and concerned citizens. By gathering inspiring, credible, and compelling information, he provides an essential resource to change-makers looking to make a difference.
 
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Global Warming: Is the Science Settled Enough for Policy?
 
Global Warming: Is the Science Settled Enough for Policy?
 
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Hi-Phi Nation
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Hi-Phi Nation is the first story-driven, narrative podcast on contemporary philosophy. Every week we begin with compelling stories of ordinary and extraordinary human experiences, and transform them into an examination of philosophical ideas. We profile stories from war, crime, politics, religion, public health and policy, science, and history that raise philosophical questions, and we answer them with the help of contemporary academic philosophers. The aim of the show is to bring fans of th ...
 
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Stanford Center for Law and the Biosciences
 
Examining the impact of biotech discoveries on society and the law's role in shaping that impact.
 
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KQED's Climate Watch
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A special series from KQED's "The California Report" providing in-depth coverage of climate-related science and policy issues from a California perspective.
 
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Mad Hat Economics
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A podcast discussing different behavioral anomalies related to economics, marketing, psychology, public policy, consumer preference and food science. Hosted by Cornell University graduate students.
 
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Mad Hat Economics
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A podcast discussing different behavioral anomalies related to economics, marketing, psychology, public policy, consumer preference and food science
 
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Ad Astra
Weekly
 
Going to space isn't easy. Neither are the politics that go into it. Jack and Newton break down the missions to space and beyond in terms anyone can understand in this weekly show about space and space policy and technology.
 
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ReactionFM
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A podcast about the latest science news, science policy and anything else science related.
 
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BhTV: The Glenn Show (audio)
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Glenn Loury invites guests from the worlds of academia, journalism and public affairs to share insights on economic, political and social issues.
 
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MRUniversity: Principles of Macroeconomics (Video)
 
Online Economics Education
 
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CERIAS Security Seminar Podcast
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CERIAS Security Seminar series video podcasts.
 
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BhTV (audio)
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Smart people talking about politics, policy, culture and other stuff
 
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Chicago Humanities Festival Podcast
 
Since 1990, world-renowned authors, scholars, poets, policy-makers, artists, and performers have gathered each November at Chicago's many cultural institutions to celebrate the power of ideas in human culture. And each year, tens of thousands of enthusiastic audience participants rediscover the rich and vital role the humanities play in their daily lives. This podcast aims to highlight some of the best programs from the 25 year festival archives.
 
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BhTV: The Glenn Show (fast)
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Glenn Loury invites guests from the worlds of academia, journalism and public affairs to share insights on economic, political and social issues.
 
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The Social Work Podcast
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Join your host, Jonathan Singer, Ph.D., LCSW in an exploration of all things social work, including direct practice, human behavior in the social environment, research, policy, field work, social work education, and everything in between. Big names talking about bigger ideas. The purpose of the podcast is to present information in a user-friendly format. Although the intended audience is social workers, the information will be useful to anyone in a helping profession (including psychology, n ...
 
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AmeriPod - A Podcast for The Resistance
 
A Podcast for The Resistance
 
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Berkman Klein Center for Internet and Society: Audio Fishbowl
 
The Berkman Klein Center for Internet & Society event podcast
 
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BhTV (video)
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Smart people talking about politics, policy, culture and other stuff
 
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The Bio Report
Weekly
 
The Bio Report podcast, hosted by veteran journalist Daniel Levine, focuses on the intersection of biotechnology with business, science, and policy.
 
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Science for the People
Weekly
 
Science for the People is a weekly syndicated radio show and podcast. We are a long-format interview show that explores the connections between science, popular culture, history, and public policy, to help listeners understand the evidence and arguments behind what's in the news and on the shelves. Every week, our hosts sit down with science researchers, writers, authors, journalists, and experts to discuss science from the past, the science that affects our lives today, and how science migh ...
 
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BhTV (fast)
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Smart people talking about politics, policy, culture and other stuff
 
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BhTV: The Glenn Show (video)
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Glenn Loury invites guests from the worlds of academia, journalism and public affairs to share insights on economic, political and social issues.
 
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This Week in Drugs
Weekly
 
A podcast about all things drugs: news, policy, science, health, and more!
 
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BhTV: Drezburt (audio)
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Heather Hurlburt and Daniel Drezner offer unorthodox takes from inside security orthodoxy.
 
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Hi-Phi Nation
Weekly
 
Hi-Phi Nation is the first story-driven, narrative podcast on contemporary philosophy. Every week we begin with compelling stories of ordinary and extraordinary human experiences, and transform them into an examination of philosophical ideas. We profile stories from war, crime, politics, religion, public health and policy, science, and history that raise philosophical questions, and we answer them with the help of contemporary academic philosophers. The aim of the show is to bring fans of th ...
 
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Micropod
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The Society for Applied Microbiology provide benefits and resources online to raise awareness and knowledge of a diverse range of applied microbiology issues such as climate change and biofuels, food poisoning outbreaks and hospital acquired infection. The Micropod podcast, is an interesting podcast featuring interesting people. Some are microbiologists, some aren't scientists, but they all have one thing in common: everything they talk to us about is relevant to the lives of microbiologists ...
 
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Press Conference USA - Voice of America
 
Join host Carol Castiel for this 30-minute weekly newsmaker program that provides listeners around the globe with information and insights on a wide range of topics spanning U.S. politics, foreign policy, global health, science and culture.
 
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BhTV: Worldwise (audio)
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Featuring guests located outside the United States, Worldwise aspires to illuminate international affairs and help Americans understand perspectives abroad.
 
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No Easy Answers in Bioethics
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Clinical ethics, evidence-based medicine, health policy, medical education, neuroethics, shared decision-making, and more—each month Center for Ethics faculty and their collaborators discuss their ongoing work and research across many areas of bioethics.
 
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Smarter Cars
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Smarter Cars is a podcast about autonomous vehicles. We’re interviewing key players about the challenges of bringing autonomous vehicles to market, including current thinking about deep learning, policy/regulation, business models, ethics, and the impact on social welfare, economics, cities and the future of how we live and work.
 
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Berkman Klein Center for Internet and Society: Audio Fishbowl
 
The Berkman Klein Center for Internet & Society event podcast
 
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JECH podcast
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The Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health is a truly international journal that encompasses all aspects of epidemiology and public health. It publishes original research, opinions and materials concerned with the study and improvement of communities worldwide.
 
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RARECast
Weekly
 
RARECast is a Global Genes podcast hosted by veteran journalist Daniel Levine. It focuses on the intersection of rare disease with business, science, and policy.
 
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The Hastings Center Bioethics Podcast
 
A podcast from The Hastings Center, a nonpartisan research institution dedicated to bioethics and the public interest since 1969.
 
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Ockham's Razor - Program podcast
 
A soap box for all things scientific, with short talks about research, industry and policy from people with something thoughtful to say about science.
 
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Wide Open Air Exchange
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A podcast by Christine Gallagher
 
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In our eighth episode we talk science, politics, policy, and LEGO? Listen in as we discuss how we believe science is political, and highlight the wonderful Dr. Sarah Myhre. Learn about Dr. Rita Levi-Montalcini, a neuroscientist, nobel prize winner, and Italian senator who was discriminated against throughout her career. Then, we interview Vanes ...…
 
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justin_aptaker on Narro
 
How did Andrew Anglin go from being an antiracist vegan to the alt-right’s most vicious troll and propagandist—and how might he be stopped? https://www.theatlantic.com/magazine/archive/2017/12/the-making-of-an-american-nazi/544119/ Skip to content The Atlantic Popular Latest Sections Politics & Policy Culture Business Science Technology Health ...…
 
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The Jeff Ward and Ed Clements Show | News Radio KLBJ *NEW*
 
Hour 3 began with talks of cloning animals. For more than 15 years, ViaGen has been cloning livestock. Now, according to Shawn Walker, Ph.D. Vice President of Science and Technology for the company, two years ago, they started doing dogs and cats. Other highlights of the conversation this hour: Wall Street Journal claims Amazon moving to Dallas ...…
 
The federal government’s latest special report on climate change directly contradicts the Trump administration’s policies. Hundreds of pages long, the report outlines the latest science and states that humans are the main cause of planetary warming.By bpailthorp@knkx.org (Bellamy Pailthorp).
 
The federal government’s latest special report on climate change directly contradicts the Trump administration’s policies. Hundreds of pages long, the report outlines the latest science and states that humans are the main cause of planetary warming.By bpailthorp@knkx.org (Bellamy Pailthorp).
 
We welcomed back to the program Dr. Paul Spudis regarding everything lunar and U.S. space policy. During our one segment 96 minute program, we discussed why we go to space with humans, the probable new policy for returning to the Moon, the nomination of a new NASA Administrator, LRO and its science and research, budget issues, and much more. Be ...…
 
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The Lars Larson Podcast
 
Siraj Hashmi - Commentary Video Editor and Writer for the Washington ExaminerJuan Williams - Fox News Political Analyst, Co-Host on The Five, author of "We the People: The Modern-Day Figures Who Have Reshaped and Affirmed the Founding Fathers' Vision of America”, Contributor at The HillDiane Gruber - attorney, contributor for CSC Media GroupMar ...…
 
At puberty, 50% of girls feel paralyzed by the fear of failure, and we want to change that! Join Amy Poehler’s Smart Girls and Always #LikeAGirl for our Fueled by Failure Summit. You will be mentored by a group of trailblazing women who will teach you the skills to learn from failure to gain knowledge, strength and confidence. The panel, modera ...…
 
Dallas Safari Club Executive Director Corey Mason makes his return to the broadcast this week. We discuss how USFWS foreign policy is negatively affecting some of Africa’s Big 5 species. When you prevent hunters for bringing their trophies back to the United States, you devalue the life of the species. Thus is the current situation with lions a ...…
 
Harvard professor and author of the “The Israel Lobby And U.S. Foreign Policy,” Stephen Walt joins the show to discuss Charles Koch’s latest initiative to create a multi-million dollar grant for graduate and doctoral students to study U.S. foreign policy at MIT and Harvard. Walt briefly describes how the grant came about and then discusses with ...…
 
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The Libertarian Institute Podcast Feed (Scott Horton and Will Grigg)
 
Harvard professor and author of the “The Israel Lobby And U.S. Foreign Policy,” Stephen Walt joins the show to discuss Charles Koch’s latest initiative to create a multi-million dollar grant for graduate and doctoral students to study U.S. foreign policy at MIT and Harvard. Walt briefly describes how the grant came about and then discusses with ...…
 
The Issam Fares Institute for Public Policy and International Affairs, the Embassy of Finland Beirut and the Finnish Institute in the Middle EastHeld a lectureA Small Nation Surviving a Turbulent Era: The Finnish ExperiencewithJaakko IloniemiFinnish veteran diplomatIn the field of international politics, small nations can easily fall into the r ...…
 
Keith Michelfelder Responsibilities Keith is the liaison between the broker dealer -RIA network and Fortress Brokerage Solutions. In addition, Keith designs individual and corporate advanced planning solutions. Experience Keith spent over 20 years in the securities industry where he assisted high net worth private clients by offering a diverse ...…
 
Speaker(s): Dr Muhammad Yunus | The capitalist system, in its current form, is broken. In this lecture, Nobel Peace Prize-winning economist Dr Muhammad Yunus outlines his radical economic vision for fixing it, as explored in his new book A World of Three Zeroes. Muhammad Yunus (@Yunus_Centre) is the economist who invented microcredit, founded G ...…
 
Speaker(s): Dr Muhammad Yunus | The capitalist system, in its current form, is broken. In this lecture, Nobel Peace Prize-winning economist Dr Muhammad Yunus outlines his radical economic vision for fixing it, as explored in his new book A World of Three Zeroes. Muhammad Yunus (@Yunus_Centre) is the economist who invented microcredit, founded G ...…
 
Speaker(s): Dr Muhammad Yunus | The capitalist system, in its current form, is broken. In this lecture, Nobel Peace Prize-winning economist Dr Muhammad Yunus outlines his radical economic vision for fixing it, as explored in his new book A World of Three Zeroes. Muhammad Yunus (@Yunus_Centre) is the economist who invented microcredit, founded G ...…
 
Speaker(s): Dr Muhammad Yunus | The capitalist system, in its current form, is broken. In this lecture, Nobel Peace Prize-winning economist Dr Muhammad Yunus outlines his radical economic vision for fixing it, as explored in his new book A World of Three Zeroes. Muhammad Yunus (@Yunus_Centre) is the economist who invented microcredit, founded G ...…
 
Additional details of the FAA UAS Integration Pilot Program have emerged, with webinars held on that topic by the FAA and others. Also, Boeing’s acquisition of Aurora Flight Sciences is complete, NASA’s Aeronautics Research Mission Directorate (ARMD) is expanding its research scope to include Urban Air Mobility, and drone strikes on manned airc ...…
 
Dhruv Khullar, M.D., M.P.P. is a physician at NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital and a researcher at the Weill Cornell Department of Healthcare Policy and Research. He is also a contributor at the New York Times, where he explores the intersection of medicine, health policy, and economics. He recently worked in the ABC News Medical Unit, helping to ...…
 
This week on intersection we are joined by Dr. Rebecca Johnson. She is the Millsap Professor of Gerontological Nursing and Public Policy Professor at the University of Missouri Sinclair School of Nursing. She's also a professor and serves as the director of the Research Center for Human Animal Interaction in the MU College of Veterinary Medicin ...…
 
President Trump's November 2017 visit to China, and four other Asian countries, comes at a charged time in US-China relations, when its perennial challenges and opportunities appear in particularly sharp relief. In this episode, Penn experts Avery Goldstein, Jacques deLisle, and Amy Gadsden discuss with Neysun Mahboubi the President's upcoming ...…
 
Today we had Griffith researcher Dr Ed Morgan in the studio to talk about climate change, water and forest management, and how important it is for science to meet policy. We also discuss a bilingual beluga whale and our Lady Laureate for the week, Françoise Barré-Sinoussi.
 
Today we had Griffith researcher Dr Ed Morgan in the studio to talk about climate change, water and forest management, and how important it is for science to meet policy. We also discuss a bilingual beluga whale and our Lady Laureate for the week, Françoise Barré-Sinoussi.
 
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Latest 100 | LSE Public lectures and events | Audio and pdf
 
Speaker(s): Robert Peston | To celebrate the release of his new book WTF: What the F--- Happened and What Happens Next? Robert Peston will be helping us make sense of the significant events which are changing our lives. It has never been a scarier time and never has there been more uncertainty in every arena of public life. Peston will go throu ...…
 
The CSIS Southeast Asia Program is pleased to present The State of U.S. Alliances in Southeast Asia, a discussion with Dr. John Blaxland, Richard Heydarian, and Rear Admiral Mark Montgomery. They will discuss the state of U.S. ties with its Southeast Asian allies Thailand and the Philippines and how these alliances will be impacted by changing ...…
 
The CSIS Southeast Asia Program is pleased to present The State of U.S. Alliances in Southeast Asia, a discussion with Dr. John Blaxland, Richard Heydarian, and Rear Admiral Mark Montgomery. They will discuss the state of U.S. ties with its Southeast Asian allies Thailand and the Philippines and how these alliances will be impacted by changing ...…
 
The CSIS Southeast Asia Program is pleased to present The State of U.S. Alliances in Southeast Asia, a discussion with Dr. John Blaxland, Richard Heydarian, and Rear Admiral Mark Montgomery. They will discuss the state of U.S. ties with its Southeast Asian allies Thailand and the Philippines and how these alliances will be impacted by changing ...…
 
Big Chicken with Maryn McKennaMaryn McKenna is a journalist and author who specializes in public health, global health and food policy. She has reported from epidemics and disasters, and farms and food production sites, on most of the continents, including a field hospital in New Orleans during Hurricane Katrina, a Thai village erased by the In ...…
 
Richard Thaler, acclaimed American economist, professor of Behavioral Science and Economics at The University of Chicago Booth School of Business, and founding father of the “nudge” theory has been awarded the 2017 Nobel Prize in Economic Sciences. His research in behavioral science has not only defied traditional economic theory but has re-sha ...…
 
Episode 20 features Dr Fiona Bloomer, a Lecturer in the School of Applied Social and Policy Sciences at Ulster University. Dr Bloomer has centred her research on gender issues, with a particular focus on abortion including: abortion policy, abortion stigma,
 
Google, the Cloud, or podcasts would not exist without the internet, so it’s with an incredible honor that we celebrate our 100th episode with one of its creators: Vint Cerf. Listen to Mark andFrancesc talk about the origins, currenttrends, and the future of the internet with one of the best people to coverthe topic. About Vint Cerf Vinton G. C ...…
 
Ari Melber is Chief Legal Correspondent for MSNBC, covering the U. S. Supreme Court, Justice Department, and FBI, and the host of the political news program The Beat. He has written on law and politics for The Nation, The Atlantic, Reuters, Salon, and Politico. Raised in Seattle, he earned a BA in political science from the University of Michig ...…
 
Government finally adopts pro-science policies, but not everyone is happy about that. http://bit.ly/2yS4tPa
 
A look at menu items from 66 of the top 100 chain restaurants shows that while restaurants are offering lower-sodium options, food—particularly in main course items—is still high. The average American aged 19-50 consumes more than 3,700 mg of sodium. The excess has been linked to high blood pressure, stroke, and heart disease. Health experts ha ...…
 
For decades, economists have tried to guess central bank policy direction by studying subtle changes in official language — now, researchers are finding new clues on policy, not in the words of central bankers but in their faces. In Japan, two artificial intelligence researchers, one from Nomura Securities and the other from Microsoft, are usin ...…
 
Recently I interviewed John DeCicco, Research Professor at the University of Michigan Energy Institute, about a study he and his team completed last year on the Carbon Balance Effects of U.S. Biofuel Production and Use. In August 2017, a team lead by Ford published a commentary on that study which prompted a reply from Professor DeCicco. That p ...…
 
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Stand Up For The Truth
 
The liberal, utopian mindset is an interesting thing. No matter the facts that might get in the way of their arguments, they charge forward convinced that they are the enlightened geniuses who have everything figured out. If for some reason stupid, backwards thinking conservatives would just get with the program and blindly follow them; then we ...…
 
Jesse Gilbertson welcomes Melissa Huff to the HubCast. They discuss her background, values, interests, and hopes regarding the Secular Hub and the larger secular movement. Melissa mentions activist and science advocate AronRa’s 2016 visit to the Secular Hub, her involvement in the Secular Sisterhood and her career goals. Later, Melissa intervie ...…
 
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