The Arctic and the Antarctic are privileged locations for observers interested in understanding how our world is shaped by the forces of nature and the workings of history. These areas have inspired countless humans to undertake epic expeditions of discovery and have witnessed both great triumphs and miserable defeats. As a planetary litmus paper it is at the poles we can detect the effects of natural oscillations and human activities on the global ecosystems.
Science, history, adventure, politics, and technology converge on the Antarctic Report podcast. Each week you’ll hear from an international expert with a compelling story on Antarctica and the Southern Ocean.
Season 1 is a virtual journey to Antarctica. For Season 2, Samantha Hodder joins the all-women’s leadership expedition to Antarctica, as Podcaster in Residence. The trip plan was to get all the way to the Rothera Research Station, part of the British Antarctic Survey, a place that’s so remote, it’s almost an illusion. But they had problem...they almost got stuck in the ice. To solve this problem, the women aboard this ship were asked to take a blind vote to determine what to do. They took ch ...
Discover world history, culture and ideas with today’s leading experts
A history of human activity in Antarctica
This is a master feed of the latest 100 episodes from all podcasts created by Chris Marquardt. Find individual shows at https://chrismarquardt.com
The Science Show gives Australians unique insights into the latest scientific research and debate, from the physics of cricket to prime ministerial biorhythms.
Women's voices and women's lives - topical conversations to inform, challenge and inspire.
Perspectives on science and life in the United States Antarctic Program
From the ground breaking and life saving to the wacky and implausible, Dr Karl Kruszelnicki reveals some of the best moments in science.
RN Breakfast daily stories separated out for easy listening. RN Breakfast is the program informed Australians wake up to. Start each day with comprehensive coverage and analysis of national and international events, and hear interviews with the people who matter today—along with those who'll be making news tomorrow.
Well-known authority on things unusual, spooky, and conspiratorial broadcaster Richard Syrett hosts The Conspiracy Show. Every Sunday Night from 11pm to 1am on Zoomer Radio AM740 and FM96.7
Stories about science and nature from out in the field and inside the labs across Aotearoa New Zealand.
Current content form the Popular Science Magazine
The Science Show gives Australians unique insights into the latest scientific research and debate, from the physics of cricket to prime ministerial biorhythms.
A weekly one-hour conversation with guest experts and callers about travel, cultures, people, and the things we find around the world that give life its extra sparkle. Rick Steves is America's leading authority on travel to Europe and beyond. Host and writer of over a hundred public television travel shows and author of 30 best-selling guidebooks, Rick now brings his passion for exploring and understanding our world to public radio. Related travel information and message boards on www.rickst ...
A podcast discussing the merits and validity of some of the most famous UFO encounters, as well as some of the more obscure.
"The best way to know if you truly have an open mind is to be able to question a belief system that has been ingrained in you for your entire life." This is the Flat Earth Conspiracy podcast. -Lori Frary
The Shortwave Radio Audio Archive is a podcast that contains off-air recordings from the shortwaves. These recordings represent the wide variety of stations found on the shortwave, long wave and medium wave radio spectrums (30-30,000 kHz)
Stories from the Deep South: the Australian Antarctic Program encompasses projects in Antarctica, on sub-Antarctic Macquarie Island and in the Southern Ocean. The program is led by the Australian Antarctic Division of the Department of Agriculture, Water and the Environment, based in Tasmania.
AntArctic Stories is a podcast that takes you behind the scenes into the rich world of people who live, work, and undertake daring expeditions in the polar regions. The podcast is produced by a merry band of career polar guides who primarily work in the expedition cruise industry, and is hosted by Heather Thorkelson. AntArctic Stories is our way of bringing the incredible lives of the people we meet and work with into your homes and headsets, no matter where you are in the world.
A podcast on the Arctic and Antarctica
An automated daily podcast that covers an event from today in history.
Podcasts about the 'coolest' science on the planet - all about ice in the Arctic, Antarctic, Mountains, and elsewhere around the globe brought to you by the Climate and Cryosphere Project and the Association of Polar Early Career Scientists. For more info visit www.climate-cryosphere.org/activities/outreach/frostbytes You can also find us in iTunes... subscribe today!
Information about marine and coastal environments. News and interviews with marine scientists, campaigners and conservation workers. Presented by volunteer broadcasters who are passionate about marine environments, both local and across the world.
Journalist and broadcaster Alok Jha talks to leading explorers, scientists, conservationists and artists about Antarctica’s fascinating past, present and future, to discover why the icy continent matters to us all. Created by the UK Antarctic Heritage Trust to celebrate the 200th anniversary of the first sighting of Antarctica. UKAHT champions public understanding of, and engagement with Antarctica through the history of human endeavour in the region. UKAHT looks after British historic sites ...
You know when you can’t sleep at night so you Google everything about deep sea diving? Things I Learned Last Night (TILLN) is that, but in a podcast.
Audio podcast featuring information and interviews about NASA Edge.
A Podcast about the natural world, things that people claim are part of the natural world, and things that used to be. With Trey the Explainer, and Miles Greb.
The South Pole; an account of the Norwegian Antarctic expedition in the Fram, 1910-12 by Roald Amundsen
In contrast to Scott’s South Pole expedition, Amundsen’s expedition benefited from good equipment, appropriate clothing, and a fundamentally different primary task (Amundsen did no surveying on his route south and is known to have taken only two photographs) Amundsen had a better understanding of dogs and their handling, and he used of skis more effectively. He pioneered an entirely new route to the Pole and they returned. In Amundsen’s own words: “Victory awaits him who has everything in or ...
Triple M’s Rush Hour with James Brayshaw and Billy Brownless will get you home from 3-5pm Monday to Friday. They’ve got Melbourne stitched up, with the biggest names in town joining them in the studio every day. Plus your favourite segments like Billy’s Bake, what have you seen…unusual, the Idiot File & Billy’s Joke. If it bounces, rolls or scores in Melbourne, then these two characters will have it covered in ways only they can. Listen 3-5 weekdays on 105.1 Triple M Melbourne, 6pm Mon-Thurs ...
The IcePod is the podcast about polar science and the people. We'll talk to scientists who went on board Polarstern, the German research icebreaker, for the biggest research expedition in the Arctic. The IcePod is the official podcast of the Year of Polar Prediction www.polarprediction.net
welcome to conspiracy complex, the ONLY podcast that explores a new conspiracy AND cocktail each episode! every other week, join meg + delaney to play a drinking game (and maybe drink a little too much) while being educated on a wild conspiracy theory. Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/conspiracycomplexpodcast/support
If it lacks a backbone, we're interested. In this podcast, we're exploring the world of invertebrates, discovering the amazing lives they lead, and thinking carefully about our relationhips with these much-maligned creatures. With the help of experts, we are lifting stones, peering into the water and grubbing in the filth.
Hey Gang and welcome to Foot Stuff Podcast - THE Outdoor Recreation Comedy! Hosted just outside of New York state's largest Wilderness Area, Foot Stuff Podcast brings you stories of Adventure, Antics, and Activism from around the country. Tune in for all things hiking, backpacking, thru-hiking, climbing, paddling, camping, skiing, and more. Keep it Wild!
A wonderful coming together of two writers who wrote their books more than half a century apart. Neither of them had ever visited the remote islands they were writing about yet they provided inspiration for a couple of exciting adventure tales. In 1838, Edgar Allan Poe published The Narrative of Arthur Gordon Pym of Nantucket. It was the only complete novel published by the American author. It was the story of a young boy who stows away on board a whaling ship and it goes on to relate the ev ...
Welcome to our podcast, Microbes and Us, brought to you by the Federation of European Microbiological Societies (FEMS). Our FEMS communication gurus, Joseph Shuttleworth and Eleni Koursari, bring into each monthly episode guests from the microbiology field discussing topics from every corner of the microbial world. Whether you are a lover of microbes, a scientist, or you just want to join our fun microbiology community, then this is the podcast for you.
How many ways are there to be human? Each week Anthropologist on the Street Dr. Carie Little Hersh invites different cultural experts to illuminate the hidden ideas, practices, and power dynamics that make our lives both familiar and strange.
Talking Australia, from award-winning Australian Geographic, shares the stories of Australia’s most inspiring explorers, conservationists and adventurers. Listen as they take you on a journey around this magnificent country and beyond, whether battling the elements to achieve their lifelong dreams or working hard to preserve our unique and fragile natural world. Each week the podcast features intimate conversations with extraordinary Australians.
Podcasts, voices and sounds from the Institute for Advanced Sustainability Studies in Potsdam, Germany. The IASS conducts research with the goal of identifying, advancing, and guiding transformation processes towards sustainable societies. Its research practice is transdisciplinary, transformative, and co-creative. The institute cooperates with partners in academia, political institutions, administrations, civil society, and the business community to understand sustainability challenges and ...
Everyone has a story. This podcast is about open discussion by sharing ideas, opinions, and backgrounds.
The East Antarctic Ice Sheet could raise sea level 16 feet by 2500. .
A team of climate scientists have examined how much sea levels could rise if climate change melts the massive East Antarctic Ice Sheet.The results are concerning, it found if Paris Agreement targets aren't met then it would cause catastrophic sea level rises.By Australian Broadcasting Corporation
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Self Esteem is creating pop with purpose, tackling the patriarchy, sexual abuse and toxic relationships to a fun danceable beat. She is nominated for this years Mercury Prize for her second album Prioritise Pleasure and joins Emma in the studio. The cost of living crisis has been a central point of contention between the two candidates vying to be …
Today we're constantly bombarded with news from the world's mega-corporations. More and more, it seems like the FAANG companies (Facebook, Amazon, Apple, Netflix, Google) will just keep getting bigger and bigger. However, according to some historians, these titans of tech are nothing compared to the financial reach and impact of one company that re…
Ben Rutten is still coaching Essendon... for now, Robbie Gray retires, Shane Edwards retires, Ian Chappell retires from broadcasting, Super League player pulls a Hopoate, Andy Lee, why wasn't JB at a cricketer's lunch?, Damian Barrett with the latest on Essendon, Billy's 5 at 5:05, Rush Hour Hits The Road - we're going to Kyneton, Matt Preston, Bil…
Trey and Miles welcome C. M. Kosemen to the show, who shares stories of the cryptids of his native turkey. Monsterquest returns to the show! With S02E09 - Chupacabra. An investigation into reports of a Texan cousin of the infamous 'Goatsucker' Trey and Miles five deep into the myth of the goat sucker, and find the source of the story that spawned t…
Part 2 of the explanation about the accelerating spin of the Earth - which is against the trend of the last one-and-a-half billion years.By Australian Broadcasting Corporation
From lions to waterfalls, here are some of the year's best nature photos. .
Classical music superstar Ray Chen is back on home soil, performing in two concerts with the Sydney Symphony Orchestra.By Australian Broadcasting Corporation
For the first time the gap fee people pay to see a GP is higher than the rebate they get from Medicare, while the system of bulk billing has reached a crisis point.A federal Medicare taskforce has flagged voluntary patient enrolment as a key focus, potentially allowing doctors to spend more time with patients and treat patients after-hours, but cr…
House of the Dragon, a Game of Thrones prequel, premieres on Monday and it's promising more political intrigue, warring families and dragons.Also out this week is She-Hulk on Disney+, another Marvel series.By Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Hobart City Council has voted to remove a 132 year old bronze statue of William Crowther, who mutilated the body of Aboriginal man William Lanne.Lord Mayor Anna Reynolds says last night's vote is a practical and meaningful step toward reconciliation and truth telling.By Australian Broadcasting Corporation
The Prime Minister has received the first of many briefings from his department over revelations his predecessor swore himself into multiple portfolios during the pandemic.Constitutional law expert Professor Anne Twomey joined RN Breakfast to discuss the unfolding situation.By Australian Broadcasting Corporation
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The Prime Minister has revealed his predecessor Scott Morrison may have sworn himself into more than the three known portfolios of health, finance and resources. The chief political correspondent for The Sydney Morning Herald and The Age David Crowe joins RN Breakfast to discuss the latest developments in federal politics.…
It's been confirmed former Prime Minister Scott Morrison secretly held the Health, Finance, and Resources portfolios during the pandemic.Prime Minister Anthony Albanese had ordered his department to look into the legality of these actions and is says he will provide an update after briefings today, but warns there 'may well be more' portfolios held…
Then Minister for Resources, Keith Pitt said he discovered the former Prime Minister Scott Morrison was also Minister for Resources during a discussion in 2021.By Australian Broadcasting Corporation
The Spencer Gulf is home to the only known large breeding colony of Giant Australian Cuttlefish.There's been a massive jump in numbers following the re-imposition of a temporary fishing ban in the area and the state government is looking to make it permanent.By Australian Broadcasting Corporation
The rights of women and girls in Afghanistan remain under threat one year after the Taliban took over the country.RN Breakast speaks to one of Afghanistan's once-prominent female leaders, Fawzia Koofi, a former parliament member and a nominee for the Nobel Peace Prize who fled to Qatar 12 months ago.…
Elections in Wyoming and Alaska could relaunch the political career of a former Republican star and effectively end the career of another.Republicans Liz Cheney and Sarah Palin are running for office, so what will the outcome mean for Donald Trump?By Australian Broadcasting Corporation
History will be made this week as Victoria leads the nation and takes another step in it's treaty process.It's expected legislation to set up a Treaty Authority - an independent umpire for resolving disputes between the government and Aboriginal Victorians - will pass the Upper House.By Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Our relationship with drugs is as old as civilisation itself, but many of these psychoactive substances have been banned, ruled a danger to public health.By Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Hackers prove it doesn't take much to hijack a dead satellite. .
NASA releases Hubble images of cotton candy-colored clouds in Orion Nebula. .
All the ways you can reduce screen time across your devices. .
Cincinnati Zoo welcomes surprise baby hippo after mother's birth control 'fritzes'. .
The Air Force wants to start using its 'Angry Kitten' system in combat. .
What do AC limits mean for a heatwave-stricken Europe?.
United Airlines just preordered $10 million worth of private air taxis. .
Get this all-in-one scanner that uses AR tech to make DIY projects easy. .
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It has been a year since the Taliban took control of Afghanistan. The country is in economic crisis, there are droughts and the lives of women and girls have been impacted hugely. Emma is joined by an expert panel including the first female deputy speaker for the Afghanistan Parliament Fawzia Koofi, the former Women’s Minister Hasina Safi and Samir…
JB and Billy are live from the San Remo Hotel!, All Sports Report including footy, golf and cricket, Damian Barrett has the details on a big day at Essendon, and wraps up AFL Round 22, San Remo Hotel Owner Pete Williams, former AFL star Cam Pedersen, the finals JB wants to see, All-Australian discussion, Carlton's Sam Docherty, Rosie's social media…
Are wasps the anti-bee? Malicious, stripey villains who exist to make our lives worse? Unsurprisingly: no. Tom is joined by Seirian Sumner, Professor of Behavioural Ecology at University College London and author of 'Endless Forms', who has made it her mission to repair the reputation of the wasp, and share what makes the Apocrita both interesting …