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Best ABC Radio Nationals podcasts we could find (updated November 2019)
Best ABC Radio Nationals podcasts we could find
Updated November 2019
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All In The Mind is ABC RN's weekly podcast looking into the mental universe, the mind, brain and behaviour — everything from addiction to artificial intelligence.
 
A critical look at new technologies, new approaches and new ways of thinking, from politics to media to environmental sustainability.
 
Download This Show is your weekly access to the latest in social media, consumer electronics, digital politics, hacktivism and more. Presented by Marc Fennell for ABC Radio National. Published every Friday.
 
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Earshot - ABC RN
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Earshot presents documentaries about people, places, stories and ideas, in all their diversity.
 
The simplest questions often have the most complex answers. The Philosopher's Zone is your guide through the strange thickets of logic, metaphysics and ethics.
 
Soul Search explores contemporary religion and spirituality from the inside out — what we believe, how we express it, and the difference it makes in our lives
 
Award-winning audio fiction series from the ABC. Walk the streets of Fitzroy, Melbourne, shaped by gangsters, migrants, Aboriginal activists, the working poor. Now, it’s fancy shops and hipster bars. Until you really look.
 
The Science Show gives Australians unique insights into the latest scientific research and debate, from the physics of cricket to prime ministerial biorhythms.
 
Science, culture and everything in between. Feel the heat. All species welcome.
 
In a world marked by wicked social problems, The Minefield helps you negotiate the ethical dilemmas, contradictory claims and unacknowledged complicities of modern life.
 
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RN Presents
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RN Presents brings you the best short feature and documentary series from the ABC’s Radio National network.
 
Religion: it’s at the centre of world affairs, but profound questions still remain. Why are you here? What happens when you die? Does God matter? God Forbid seeks the answers.
 
Background Briefing is daring narrative journalism: Australian investigations with impact. Our award-winning reporters forensically uncover the hidden stories at the heart of the country’s biggest issues.
 
Ockham’s Razor is a soap box for all things scientific, with short talks about research, industry and policy from people with something thoughtful to say about scien
 
From the ground breaking and life saving to the wacky and implausible, Dr Karl Kruszelnicki reveals some of the best moments in science.
 
Life Matters is your guide to contemporary Australian life. Be part of rich conversations on relationships, family, parenting, education, work, health and consumer issues.
 
All In The Mind is ABC RN's weekly podcast looking into the mental universe, the mind, brain and behaviour — everything from addiction to artificial intelligence.
 
Your weekly destination for in-depth literary interviews as well as news and analysis about the publishing industry. A must listen for lovers of fiction.
 
Want to know what's really going on in Parliament House? Fran Kelly and Patricia Karvelas give you the political analysis that matters and explain what it means for you.
 
Blueprint for Living is a weekly rummage through the essential cultural ingredients—design, architecture, food, travel, fashion—for a good life.
 
Specialist and mainstream audiences alike rely on the Health Report to bring clarity to health and medical issues from social, scientific and political points of view.
 
Stop Everything! and tune in for a savvy, critical look at pop culture and its political implications. Join our panellists each week for a discussion about what they're reading, watching and listening to.
 
Big Ideas brings you the best of talks, forums, debates, and festivals held in Australia and around the world, casting light on the major social, cultural, scientific and political issues
 
With a focus on international politics and business, Geraldine Doogue talks to expert commentators about the things that matter to Australians.
 
With a focus on international politics and business, Geraldine Doogue talks to expert commentators about the things that matter to Australians.
 
This Working Life looks at how we work and why we work. Lisa Leong explores ideas that are shaping changes in workplaces from practices to culture and leadership, and introduces you to people who have interesting and remarkable stories to tell.
 
Presented by Hugh Riminton, The Roundtable is RN's weekly forum, exploring the big issues and ideas in national and international affairs.
 
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RN Arts - ABC RN
Daily
 
Each week day RN Arts programs zoom in on a specific area of art and culture, brought to you by a specialist presenter. Subscribe to their podcasts separately by searching by name in your podcasting app.
 
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Off Track - ABC RN
Weekly
 
Off Track, with Ann Jones, is an Australian radio show and podcast which combines the relaxing sounds of nature with awesome stories of wildlife and environmental science, all recorded in the outdoors.
 
New and compelling stories from Australia and around the world, told by some of our most popular and trusted historians. Step inside a time machine for an immersive journey through history, where stories of people, places and events bring the past vividly into our present world.
 
Life Matters is your guide to contemporary Australian life. Be part of rich conversations on relationships, family, parenting, education, work, health and consumer issues.
 
Amanda Vanstone tackles key social, economic and cultural issues in Australian life, challenging assumptions and giving voice to new and seldom-heard commentators.
 
Great conversations with thoughtful and creative makers who are passionate about what they do — visual arts. We’re all creative at heart — this show taps into that.
 
The ABC's team of specialist reporters introduce you to the people and places that make up country Australia.
 
Each year since 1959, the ABC has sparked conversation about critical ideas with the Boyer Lectures. The 2019 Boyer Lecturer is Rachel Perkins. Her lectures, titled The End of Silence, will echo the Uluru Statement from the Heart's call for a First Nations Voice to parliament and a process of agreement-making and truth-telling between governments and Indigenous peoples, to enable a deeper understanding of this nation's shared past and a path towards reconciliation.
 
Informative, jargon-free stories about law reform, legal education, test cases, miscarriages of justice and legal culture. The Law Report makes the law accessible.
 
RN Drive takes you behind the day’s headlines, with an engaging mix of current affairs, analysis, arts and culture from across Australia and around the world.
 
Blueprint for Living is a weekly rummage through the essential cultural ingredients - design, food, travel, gardens, fashion - for a good life.
 
Specialist and mainstream audiences alike rely on the Health Report to bring clarity to health and medical issues from social, scientific and political points of view.
 
AWAYE! presents a diverse and vibrant Aboriginal arts and culture from across Australia and the best from Indigenous radio broadcasters around the world.
 
Sunday Extra presents a lively mix of national and international affairs, analysis and investigation, as well as a lighter touch.
 
We tease out the complex history behind those baffling events in the news.
 
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The Money - ABC RN
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The Money is a weekly 30 minute program that explains how the Australian economy and everything in it works, and how this all connects to the global economy.
 
RN Breakfast daily stories separated out for easy listening. RN Breakfast is the program informed Australians wake up to.
 
Sum of All Parts tells extraordinary stories about the unseen influence that numbers have on the way we think, feel and behave.
 
Sunday Extra presents a lively mix of national and international affairs, analysis and investigation, as well as a lighter touch.
 
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AWAYE! - ABC RN
Weekly
 
AWAYE! presents a diverse and vibrant Aboriginal arts and culture from across Australia and the best from Indigenous radio broadcasters around the world.
 
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.
 
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Off Track - ABC RN
Weekly
 
Off Track, with Ann Jones, is an Australian radio show and podcast which combines the relaxing sounds of nature with awesome stories of wildlife and environmental science, all recorded in the outdoors.
 
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Extra - ABC RN
Monthly+
 
Making sense of a changing world, Extra with Geraldine Doogue explores the risks and possibilities of big shifts in power, puts events with our neighbourhood and overseas into context and explains how this affects Australia’s place within our wider world.
 
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What happens when we run out of water? That might seem a long way off, but after years of drought, taps are running dry in towns all over central New South Wales. The region's dams have gone from overflowing to almost empty in just three years. So where did all the water go? Reporter Meredith Griffiths explores life after day zero.…
 
Donald Trump is a maverick in the White House. He’s thrown out the rule book and shoots from the hip via Twitter. Allies can no longer predict how America will react nor depend on its commitment to free trade.Veteran American diplomat Nicholas Burns says it’s time for a change.By ABC Radio National
 
The house of mouse, Skywalker and Simpsons has arrived. So is Disney plus any good? Also on DTS, Google makes a play for a slice of the gaming pie and does anyone really need a phone that can bend into an old school flip phone?By ABC Radio National
 
Environment Minister Sussan Ley defends plan to cut green tape. Massive dust storm rolls into Victoria as Melbourne hits maximum temperature not felt for 125 years. Australian women win landmark case over the use of a medical device which caused chronic pain and infection. 'Climate emergency' chosen as Oxford Dictionaries' 2019 word of the year ...…
 
Study hard, go to uni, start an interesting, well-paid career. It used to be simple but these days, unless you’ve done a vocational degree, like medicine or teaching, it’s a long and winding road. On average, it takes a graduate 2.6 years to find a full-time job in the area that they’ve studied. So what’s that costing us? And how can we do better?…
 
The government overhauled its controversial robodebt scheme, was it because they didn't ask whether the process was legal? And Attorney General Christian Porter announced this week that religious hospitals and aged-care providers will be granted the same protections as religious schools and organisations to employ staff according to their belie ...…
 
The lives of women at the turn of the 20th century were bound by strict social conventions and rules. These Australian stars of silent film defied most of them.By ABC Radio National
 
Digital technology is a new tool to mitigate loneliness amount older people. And find out about the risk associated with data "re-identification".By ABC Radio National
 
What happens to the animals of the Kimberley when the big wet just doesn't arrive?By ABC Radio National
 
What happens to the animals of the Kimberley when the big wet just doesn't arrive?By ABC Radio National
 
We look at Netflix's new season of The Crown which released this week with an entirely new cast and in a new time in history. Jason reviews François Ozon's By the Grace of God which follows three survivors of a Catholic priest's abuse. An interview with Australian director Mirrah Foulkes about her debut feature Judy and Punch, and filmmaker Dyl ...…
 
The Italian Cultural Centre in Carlton is full of people today, and Alistair — who nobody likes but nobody knows — brought potato salad. Sometimes the important thing is to show up.By ABC Radio National
 
We've seen blankets of bushfire smoke sitting across different parts of the country as fires rage.It's been so bad that health authorities in Queensland and New South Wales have been advising people to avoid spending excessive time outside.So what's happening to our lungs when bushfire smoke is lingering and, how can we protect ourselves?…
 
As bushfire smoke affects different parts of Australia we speak to two experts about managing the risks to our health. Plus the final episode of season two of The Fitzroy Diaries.By ABC Radio National
 
Air quality has reached hazardous levels in Sydney, the Illawarra and parts of northern NSW for the second time this week as smoke haze from the bushfires descends on the city.By ABC Radio National
 
RN's resident film critic Jason Di Rosso joins RN Breakfast for his take on French film By The Grace of God, which tells the true story of a Catholic Church child abuse cover-up.By ABC Radio National
 
A seven-year legal battle involving more than 1,200 Australian women against pharmaceutical giant Johnson & Johnson will come to an end this morning.By ABC Radio National
 
Footage of the moment New South Wales woman Toni Doherty used her shirt to save an old male koala has gone viral.By ABC Radio National
 
Ever feel like you're being watched at work? Employers frequently monitor employees in the name of safety or security, but there are now calls for a worker privacy act.By ABC Radio National
 
Urban Infrastructure Minister Alan Tudge discusses the Government's plans to speed up approvals for infrastructure projects in an effort to boost the flagging economy.By ABC Radio National
 
Australia's second biggest bank, Westpac, is facing court action and fines for breaching Australia's money laundering and counter-terrorism laws 23 million times.By ABC Radio National
 
Phil Coorey joins RN Breakfast to discuss the latest developments in federal politics.By ABC Radio National
 
The first detailed study to profile individual Australian jihadists has found a disturbing lack of contrition and relatively poor prospects of rehabilitation.By ABC Radio National
 
RN Breakfast's sports commentator Warwick Hadfield joins RN Breakfast to bring you news from the world of sport.By ABC Radio National
 
A little while ago, there was a trial in the ACT we can't tell you anything about. When he was in jail, this mystery prisoner wrote two manuscripts.By ABC Radio National
 
Testifying in President Trump's impeachment inquiry hearings held overnight, Ambassador Sondland confirms that as far as he is concerned, there was a quid pro quo.By ABC Radio National
 
Sydney's Westmead Hospital is facing questions over its links with doctors and hospitals in China involved with transplant research.By ABC Radio National
 
Prince Andrew says he is stepping back from royal duties in the wake of the Jeffrey Epstein scandal.By ABC Radio National
 
Amnesty International says a government crackdown in Iran has left more than 100 protestors dead in 21 cities.By ABC Radio National
 
More than 100 dead in Iran's fuel protests: Amnesty International. Prince Andrew withdraws from royal duties after Epstein interview. Sydney hospital denies Chinese partnerships on transplant research. EU ambassador Gordon Sondland testifies against Trump — World News with Matt Bevan. Mystery ACT prisoner takes legal action over AFP manuscript ...…
 
A diagnosis of dementia can send you into a tailspin, imagining the worst, and it can lead to the tyranny of low expectations. Negative beliefs exclude and isolate someone living with dementia. With 1.1 million people predicted to be diagnosed with dementia by the middle of the century how can we improve the quality of care and community attitudes?…
 
The Australian education system both values and devalues languages other than English. So schools play a crucial role in contributing to a multilingual Australia — or do they?By ABC Radio National
 
South Australia is the latest state to deal with catastrophic bushfire conditions. Mass of hot air sweeping across the country causing extreme conditions in southern Australia. Federal Emergency Services Minister David Littleproud on bushfire resources. Leaf blowers are the latest modern human contraption harming the insect world. Is fast-track ...…
 
Is economic growth a virtuous circle or a Faustian treadmill that benefits some and immiserates others (human and not)?By ABC Radio National
 
The desire for independence is driving politics in places as far flung as Catalonia, Scotland and New Caledonia. Will the people of Bougainville (pop. 250,000), an island province of Papua New Guinea, vote to leave?By ABC Radio National
 
Keith Haring and Jean-Michel Basquiat are towering figures in American art. A new exhibition examines the work of the men side by side for the first time.By ABC Radio National
 
Keith Haring and Jean-Michel Basquiat are towering figures in American art. A new exhibition examines the work of the men side by side for the first time.By ABC Radio National
 
Damo has big news. In smaller news, Alistair, who nobody likes but nobody knows, has a sister, who unexpectedly accepts an invitation on his behalf.By ABC Radio National
 
If you've been through a separation, with children, that worked relatively well, a split that was basically amicable, how did you manage it?By ABC Radio National
 
Anyone who has been through a divorce knows things can get very messy, especially when kids are involved, but is it possible to have an amicable split? And what's the best way to make that happen? Also, Fitzroy Diaries smashes Kombucha.By ABC Radio National
 
President Donald Trump's decision to withdraw US troops from Syria has prompted a dramatic redrawing of the region's religious and political landscape.By ABC Radio National
 
Pop-cultural icon Kirsten Dunst's latest role is in the dark-comedy series On Becoming a God in Central Florida, where she plays Krystal Stubbs, a single mum who works her way up the ranks of a billion dollar pyramid scheme that conned her family.By ABC Radio National
 
Australian science broadcaster Dr Karl Kruszelnicki will today accept the prestigious Kalinga prize, awarded by the UN's cultural body UNESCO.By ABC Radio National
 
Today is Go Home on Time Day. The national day is marked every year to highlight the amount of unpaid overtime that workers are gifting their employers.By ABC Radio National
 
South Australia is confronting a day of catastrophic fire conditions, forcing the closure of more than 100 schools and childcare centres.By ABC Radio National
 
Swedish prosecutors have dropped an investigation into Wikileaks founder Julian Assange, over rape allegations made in 2010.By ABC Radio National
 
Peter Van Onselen joins RN Breakfast to discuss the latest developments in federal politics.By ABC Radio National
 
The Prime Minister once labelled South Australia's big Tesla battery the 'Hollywood solution', but now the Federal Government is tipping in money to increase its capacity by 50 per cent.By ABC Radio National
 
RN Breakfast's sports commentator Warwick Hadfield joins RN Breakfast to bring you news from the world of sport.By ABC Radio National
 
In Hong Kong, more than 100 protestors remain barricaded inside a university as a standoff with police enters its fourth day.By ABC Radio National
 
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