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Mosaic Science Podcast

By Wellcome Trust

The Mosaic Science Podcast - audio documentaries and audio versions of our weekly longread. Mosaic is a digital magazine that publishes compelling stories exploring the science of life. Produced by the Wellcome Trust. More at mosaicscience.com.

  1. 1.
    How to get to a world without suicide21 May 2018
    34:25
  2. 2.
    Unspoken: the forgotten prisoners of war14 May 2018
    53:38
  3. 3.
    My many selves: how I learned to live with multiple personalities7 May 2018
    21:18
  4. 4.
    The worst sound in the world30 April 2018
    22:03
  5. 5.
    The women that kill, abuse and torture23 April 2018
    29:28
  6. 6.
    The troubled history of the foreskin16 April 2018
    46:38
  7. 7.
    The uncertain future of genetic testing9 April 2018
    21:25
  8. 8.
    This is what happens after you die2 April 2018
    25:57
  1. 9.
    Why we still don’t understand sleep, and why it matters26 March 2018
    28:38
  2. 10.
    Is your fear of radiation irrational?19 March 2018
    24:44
  3. 11.
    This is what it's like to be struck by lightning12 March 2018
    32:15
  4. 12.
    Atul Gawande: death, end-of-life care and Being Mortal5 March 2018
    18:54
  5. 13.
    Reinventing the toilet26 February 2018
    31:28
  6. 14.
    Death in the outback19 February 2018
    21:56
  7. 15.
    Homesick in the modern world11 February 2018
    22:53
  8. 16.
    Postpartum psychosis: “I’m afraid of how you’ll judge me, as a mother and as a person”5 February 2018
    37:18
  9. 17.
    Medicine's dirty secret29 January 2018
    41:29
  10. 18.
    My sudden synaesthesia: how I went blind and started hearing colours22 January 2018
    22:05
  11. 19.
    Secrets of the strong-minded14 January 2018
    36:28
  12. 20.
    My déjà vu is so extreme I can't tell what's real anymore7 January 2018
    22:42
  13. 21.
    Can you think yourself into a different person?1 January 2018
    25:31
  14. 22.
    How the zebra got his stripes, with Alan Turing25 December 2017
    33:33
  15. 23.
    The Mind Readers17 December 2017
    49:00
  16. 24.
    Virtually painless: how VR is making surgery simpler11 December 2017
    30:05
  17. 25.
    One virus, four lives: the reality of being HIV positive4 December 2017
    40:21
  18. 26.
    A surprisingly good place to die27 November 2017
    32:31
  19. 27.
    The future of sex20 November 2017
    34:34
  20. 28.
    The fight for your life13 November 2017
    28:45
  21. 29.
    Hunting the silent killer5 November 2017
    33:59
  22. 30.
    Meet the dogs with OCD30 October 2017
    40:54
  23. 31.
    Breaking Bad News23 October 2017
    20:28
  24. 32.
    How VR could break America's opioid addiction16 October 2017
    27:03
  25. 33.
    Blackness ever blackening: my lifetime of depression9 October 2017
    32:42
  26. 34.
    Is the dark really making me sad?2 October 2017
    27:36
  27. 35.
    The Alzheimer's enigma25 September 2017
    31:55
  28. 36.
    Do you need to go to parent school?18 September 2017
    27:19
  29. 37.
    Life and death under austerity11 September 2017
    29:33
  30. 38.
    Eat to treat4 September 2017
    27:29
  31. 39.
    Unspoken: the forgotten prisoners of war28 August 2017
    53:38
  32. 40.
    Why we need to start listening to insects20 August 2017
    29:40
  33. 41.
    The man who gave himself away14 August 2017
    28:14
  34. 42.
    Why are so many of us over-sensitive?7 August 2017
    24:00
  35. 43.
    Voices in the dark31 July 2017
    52:22
  36. 44.
    Kangaroo care – why keeping baby close is better for everyone24 July 2017
    27:51
  37. 45.
    Doing disability differently17 July 2017
    20:33
  38. 46.
    Hard labour: the case for testing drugs on pregnant women10 July 2017
    28:24
  39. 47.
    City cycling: health versus hazard3 July 2017
    37:48
  40. 48.
    Colour to dye for26 June 2017
    20:32
  41. 49.
    The 96th Street divide: why there's so much diabetes in Harlem (documentary)19 June 2017
    48:40
  42. 50.
    Science for the people!12 June 2017
    28:32
  43. 51.
    Can you think yourself into a different person?5 June 2017
    25:31
  44. 52.
    The worst sound in the world29 May 2017
    22:03
  45. 53.
    A grown-up approach to treating anorexia22 May 2017
    28:31
  46. 54.
    The male suicides: how social perfectionism kills15 May 2017
    26:47
  47. 55.
    The superhero in your vagina8 May 2017
    31:15
  48. 56.
    The baby MRI: shrinking tech to help save newborn lives1 May 2017
    25:27
  49. 57.
    How maggots made it back into mainstream medicine24 April 2017
    20:36
  50. 58.
    How should you grieve?17 April 2017
    37:02
  51. 59.
    Terror, shipwreck, guns - 24 hours in a Karachi ambulance (live studio audience recording)10 April 2017
    34:52
  52. 60.
    How much does it hurt?3 April 2017
    38:20
  53. 61.
    What the Amish can teach the rest of us about modern medicine27 March 2017
    29:48
  54. 62.
    World TB Day - The animals that sniff TB, cancer and landmines20 March 2017
    35:40
  55. 63.
    Iceland knows how to stop teen substance abuse but the rest of the world isn’t listening13 March 2017
    26:22
  56. 64.
    Blood speaks6 March 2017
    33:40
  57. 65.
    The Mirror Man27 February 2017
    27:08
  58. 66.
    Arrested Development20 February 2017
    45:19
  59. 67.
    When cuteness comes of age13 February 2017
    37:14
  60. 68.
    The man who grew eyes6 February 2017
    28:09
  61. 69.
    Why being bilingual helps keep your brain fit30 January 2017
    25:27
  62. 70.
    The engineer who fixed his own heart23 January 2017
    27:28
  63. 71.
    Why are we still waiting for the male pill?16 January 2017
    26:48
  64. 72.
    Messing with our heads9 January 2017
    29:51
  65. 73.
    How we became the heaviest drinkers in a century2 January 2017
    26:57
  66. 74.
    Why do we have blood types?26 December 2016
    21:23
  67. 75.
    A plutocratic proposal: what if billionaires could buy their way onto drug trials?19 December 2016
    57:08
  68. 76.
    The big sleep12 December 2016
    25:40
  69. 77.
    Why a ‘miracle’ drug exists but you can’t have it yet5 December 2016
    30:27
  70. 78.
    The one-armed robot that will look after me until I die28 November 2016
    27:57
  71. 79.
    Hazed by the smog: where does Asia's air pollution come from?21 November 2016
    30:44
  72. 80.
    The man who gave himself away14 November 2016
    28:14
  73. 81.
    How the zebra got its stripes, with Alan Turing7 November 2016
    33:33
  74. 82.
    Give and take: the ethics of donating breast milk24 October 2016
    30:38
  75. 83.
    Life and death under austerity17 October 2016
    29:33
  76. 84.
    My life with hypospadias10 October 2016
    14:13
  77. 85.
    Welcome to the cyborg fair3 October 2016
    27:08
  78. 86.
    Brazil's Cancer Curse26 September 2016
    25:28
  79. 87.
    DIY diagnosis: how an extreme athlete uncovered her genetic flaw16 September 2016
    24:46
  80. 88.
    DIY prosthetics: how an extreme athlete built his own knee12 September 2016
    26:36
  81. 89.
    Made for the marathon?5 September 2016
    37:31
  82. 90.
    Doing disability differently1 September 2016
    20:33
  83. 91.
    Unspoken: the forgotten prisoners of war (documentary)16 August 2016
    53:38
  84. 92.
    Sex, lives and disability15 August 2016
    28:31
  85. 93.
    Brazil's billion-dollar gym experiment8 August 2016
    33:28
  86. 94.
    Reservoir dogs and furious rabies1 August 2016
    23:50
  87. 95.
    192 Days as John Doe25 July 2016
    40:00
  88. 96.
    Dead man's sperm18 July 2016
    39:39
  89. 97.
    Doing disability differently11 July 2016
    20:33
  90. 98.
    Making sense of a miscarriage4 July 2016
    21:46
  91. 99.
    The animals that sniff out TB, cancer and landmines27 June 2016
    35:40
  92. 100.
    Fear and loathing in Thet Kal Pyin: Myanmar's healthcare crisis20 June 2016
    26:51

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