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Babbage from Economist Radio

Named after Charles Babbage, a 19th-century polymath and grandfather of computing, Babbage is a weekly podcast on science and technology. Host Kenneth Cukier talks to our correspondents about the innovations, discoveries and gadgetry making the news. Published every Wednesday on Economist Radio.
Title Date Listen Download
Babbage: Data to the rescue May 22, 2019 Listen Download
Babbage: Facing the future? May 15, 2019 Listen Download
Babbage: Uber traffic May 8, 2019 Listen Download
Babbage: Net zero Britain May 1, 2019 Listen Download
Babbage: The genetic revolution Apr 24, 2019 Listen Download
Babbage: Am-AI-zon Apr 17, 2019 Listen Download
Babbage: Hypersonic Boom Apr 10, 2019 Listen Download
Babbage: Dino-more Apr 3, 2019 Listen Download
Babbage: DiagNoses Mar 27, 2019 Listen Download
Babbage: Insectageddon? Mar 20, 2019 Listen Download
Babbage: Pioneers of the WWW Mar 13, 2019 Listen Download
Babbage: Breaking the ice Mar 6, 2019 Listen Download
Babbage: The element-hunters Feb 27, 2019 Listen Download
Babbage: Joker AAAStronauts Feb 20, 2019 Listen Download
Babbage: Regulating fake news Feb 13, 2019 Listen Download
Babbage: A bill of data rights Feb 6, 2019 Listen Download
Babbage: Ethically challenged Jan 30, 2019 Listen Download
Babbage: Droning on Jan 23, 2019 Listen Download
Babbage: A growing conCERN Jan 16, 2019 Listen Download
Babbage: Will China dominate science? Jan 9, 2019 Listen Download
Babbage: Success of 'disability tech' Jan 2, 2019 Listen Download
Babbage: Best of 2018 Dec 26, 2018 Listen Download
Babbage: A little more conservation Dec 19, 2018 Listen Download
Babbage: Lots in space Dec 12, 2018 Listen Download
Babbage: Waymo to go Dec 5, 2018 Listen Download
Babbage: The baby crisperer Nov 28, 2018 Listen Download
Babbage: The dos and don'ts of data Nov 21, 2018 Listen Download
Babbage: The blame game Nov 14, 2018 Listen Download
Babbage: Economist in space Nov 7, 2018 Listen Download
Babbage: Turning the oceans green Oct 31, 2018 Listen Download
Babbage: Pie in the sky Oct 24, 2018 Listen Download
Babbage: The quantum conundrum Oct 17, 2018 Listen Download
Babbage: What a difference half a degree makes Oct 10, 2018 Listen Download
Babbage: The Nobel winners explained Oct 3, 2018 Listen Download
Babbage: Lessons from Spanish flu Sep 26, 2018 Listen Download
Babbage: Up in smoke Sep 19, 2018 Listen Download
Babbage: Ma waves ali bye bye Sep 12, 2018 Listen Download
Babbage: Content liability Sep 5, 2018 Listen Download
Babbage: Peaks and Valleys Aug 29, 2018 Listen Download
Babbage: Will Google translate? Aug 22, 2018 Listen Download
Babbage: Jumping the Q Aug 15, 2018 Listen Download
Babbage: My corona Aug 8, 2018 Listen Download
Babbage: Drive.ai time Aug 1, 2018 Listen Download
Babbage: Too hot to handle Jul 25, 2018 Listen Download
Babbage: Paranoid android Jul 18, 2018 Listen Download
Babbage: The Roboburger Jul 11, 2018 Listen Download
Babbage: Saving white rhino Jul 4, 2018 Listen Download
Babbage: Fixing the internet Jun 27, 2018 Listen Download
Babbage: Fuel for thought Jun 20, 2018 Listen Download
Babbage: Polio returns Jun 13, 2018 Listen Download
Babbage: AI will see you now Jun 6, 2018 Listen Download
Babbage: Gene genius May 30, 2018 Listen Download
Babbage: Fake views May 23, 2018 Listen Download
Babbage: Show me the way to Cordillera May 16, 2018 Listen Download
Babbage: When an algorithm decides your fate May 9, 2018 Listen Download
Babbage: Big data versus privacy May 2, 2018 Listen Download
Babbage: Insane in the methane Apr 25, 2018 Listen Download
Babbage: The planet hunter Apr 18, 2018 Listen Download
Babbage: Zuckerberg faces Capitol Hill Apr 11, 2018 Listen Download
Babbage: The information game Apr 4, 2018 Listen Download
Babbage: Working AI to five Mar 28, 2018 Listen Download
Babbage: Saving Face...book Mar 22, 2018 Listen Download
Babbage: Remembering Stephen Hawking Mar 14, 2018 Listen Download
Babbage: Exploring the ocean's hidden depths Mar 7, 2018 Listen Download
Babbage: Automation for the people Feb 28, 2018 Listen Download
Babbage: Bad AAAS Feb 21, 2018 Listen Download
The World in 2018: Technology and us Feb 14, 2018 Listen Download
Babbage: Cars to Mars? Feb 7, 2018 Listen Download
Babbage: Tech giants go to medical school Jan 31, 2018 Listen Download
Babbage: Out-of-body organ Jan 24, 2018 Listen Download
Babbage: The ethics of AI Jan 17, 2018 Listen Download
Babbage: Submarine drones hunt for missing flight Jan 10, 2018 Listen Download
Babbage: Trees take a bough Jan 3, 2018 Listen Download
Babbage: Highlights special Dec 27, 2017 Listen Download
Babbage: Remaking tigerland Dec 20, 2017 Listen Download
Babbage: Greetings, Earthlings Dec 13, 2017 Listen Download
Babbage: Archeology without the digging Dec 6, 2017 Listen Download
Babbage: The electric-flight plan Nov 29, 2017 Listen Download
Babbage: The whizz of Oz Nov 22, 2017 Listen Download
Babbage: Negative emissions Nov 15, 2017 Listen Download
Babbage: Leapfrogging forward Nov 8, 2017 Listen Download
Babbage: Unidentified flying rock Nov 1, 2017 Listen Download
Babbage: All about that base Oct 25, 2017 Listen Download
Babbage: Deus ex machina Oct 19, 2017 Listen Download
Babbage: Are C-sections fuelling the obesity epidemic? Oct 11, 2017 Listen Download
Babbage: Sleep, space and a striking storm-source Oct 4, 2017 Listen Download
Babbage: Send in the microbots Sep 27, 2017 Listen Download
Babbage: Sailing through space Sep 20, 2017 Listen Download
Babbage: Curing cancer Sep 13, 2017 Listen Download
Babbage: I can see you Sep 6, 2017 Listen Download
Babbage: Weird weather Aug 30, 2017 Listen Download
Babbage: Memorable moments in technology and science this year Aug 23, 2017 Listen Download
Babbage: Water and the Jevons Paradox Aug 16, 2017 Listen Download
Babbage: A plug for batteries Aug 9, 2017 Listen Download
Babbage: Hollow-grams? Aug 2, 2017 Listen Download
Babbage: A boring episode Jul 26, 2017 Listen Download
Babbage: Winter is coming Jul 19, 2017 Listen Download
Babbage: The power of young blood Jul 12, 2017 Listen Download
Babbage: Fluid intelligence Jul 5, 2017 Listen Download
Babbage: Printing the future Jun 28, 2017 Listen Download
Babbage: Taxi for Travis Jun 21, 2017 Listen Download
Babbage: Civilian drones take flight Jun 15, 2017 Listen Download
Babbage: Battle of the maps Jun 7, 2017 Listen Download
Babbage: When AI makes music May 31, 2017 Listen Download
Babbage: Anticipating terrorism May 24, 2017 Listen Download
Babbage: Megatech: Technology in 2050 May 17, 2017 Listen Download
Babbage: Goodbye glaciers May 10, 2017 Listen Download
Babbage: Soundscape of the deep ocean May 3, 2017 Listen Download
Babbage: When cars fly Apr 26, 2017 Listen Download
Babbage: The new world of voice cloning Apr 19, 2017 Listen Download
Babbage: What can science do for my garden? Apr 12, 2017 Listen Download
Babbage: Defending data Apr 5, 2017 Listen Download
Babbage: Of machines and men Mar 29, 2017 Listen Download
Babbage: Uber's trail of woes Mar 22, 2017 Listen Download
Babbage: Little green men Mar 15, 2017 Listen Download
Babbage: Building from the atom up Mar 8, 2017 Listen Download
Babbage: Dragon’s blood medicine Mar 1, 2017 Listen Download
Babbage: Oceans of pollutants Feb 22, 2017 Listen Download
Babbage: Cloning time Feb 15, 2017 Listen Download
Babbage: Game of drones Feb 9, 2017 Listen Download
Babbage: Adding to reality Feb 1, 2017 Listen Download
Babbage: Printing parts Jan 25, 2017 Listen Download
Babbage: The automation game Jan 18, 2017 Listen Download
Babbage: Conversational computers Jan 11, 2017 Listen Download
Babbage: War of the words Jan 4, 2017 Listen Download
Babbage: year end review and preview of 2017 Dec 23, 2016 Listen Download
Babbage: The man himself Dec 21, 2016 Listen Download
Babbage: Thinking deeply Dec 14, 2016 Listen Download
Babbage: What Einstein got wrong Dec 7, 2016 Listen Download
Babbage: Big bomber is watching Nov 30, 2016 Listen Download
Babbage: Snapping planets Nov 23, 2016 Listen Download
Babbage: No news like fake news Nov 16, 2016 Listen Download
Babbage: Fighting falsehoods Nov 10, 2016 Listen Download
Babbage: Super new defibrillator ameliorates prognosis Nov 2, 2016 Listen Download
Babbage: Can the American election be hacked? Oct 26, 2016 Listen Download
Babbage: Prospects for new life Oct 19, 2016 Listen Download
Babbage: Samsung's meltdown Oct 12, 2016 Listen Download
Babbage: Elevated intelligence Oct 5, 2016 Listen Download
Babbage: Interplanetary travel Sep 28, 2016 Listen Download
Babbage: A climate of change Sep 21, 2016 Listen Download
Babbage: Undermining infection Sep 14, 2016 Listen Download
Babbage: The renaissance of wood Sep 7, 2016 Listen Download
Babbage: The Countess of Computers Aug 31, 2016 Listen Download
Babbage: Exploring the final frontier Aug 24, 2016 Listen Download
Babbage: The brain that stopped remembering Aug 17, 2016 Listen Download
Babbage: The evolution of bromance Aug 10, 2016 Listen Download
Babbage: Didi overtakes Uber Aug 3, 2016 Listen Download
Babbage: When AI meets reality Jul 27, 2016 Listen Download
Babbage: What's the matter with the universe? Jul 20, 2016 Listen Download
Babbage: Fishing beyond borders Jul 13, 2016 Listen Download
Babbage: Autonomous cars put to the test Jul 6, 2016 Listen Download
Babbage: The origins of Jupiter Jun 29, 2016 Listen Download
Babbage: What history might tell us about AI Jun 22, 2016 Listen Download
Babbage: Gaming goes to Hollywood Jun 15, 2016 Listen Download
Babbage: The price of a private phone call Jun 8, 2016 Listen Download
Babbage: Escaping black holes Jun 1, 2016 Listen Download
Babbage: The evolution of intelligence May 25, 2016 Listen Download
Babbage: Trending: The demise of antibiotics May 19, 2016 Listen Download
Babbage: Yellow fever - the next pandemic? May 11, 2016 Listen Download
Babbage: Will your surgeon be a robot? May 4, 2016 Listen Download
Babbage: The legacy of Chernobyl Apr 28, 2016 Listen Download
Babbage: One blockchain to rule them all? Apr 20, 2016 Listen Download
Babbage: Better lives for autistic people Apr 14, 2016 Listen Download
Babbage: Mark Zuckerberg's vision Apr 6, 2016 Listen Download
Babbage: What’s in a yeast? Mar 30, 2016 Listen Download
Babbage: How to crack an iPhone Mar 23, 2016 Listen Download
Babbage: Data heard, memories retrieved Mar 16, 2016 Listen Download
Babbage: The future of computing Mar 9, 2016 Listen Download
Babbage: From footies to selfies Mar 2, 2016 Listen Download
Babbage: Apple and the reason for sex Feb 24, 2016 Listen Download
Babbage: 5G to unite them all Feb 17, 2016 Listen Download
Babbage: Slimy, underwater light-eaters Feb 10, 2016 Listen Download
Babbage: Frosty organs and doped-up horses Feb 3, 2016 Listen Download
Babbage: Schizophrenic genes Jan 27, 2016 Listen Download
Babbage: Viruses and Facebook friends Jan 20, 2016 Listen Download
Babbage: The pollution solution Jan 13, 2016 Listen Download
Babbage: Blackholes and hoverboards Jan 6, 2016 Listen Download
Babbage: The ghosts of Babbage future Dec 30, 2015 Listen Download
Babbage: The ghost of Babbage past Dec 23, 2015 Listen Download
Babbage: Climate of change Dec 16, 2015 Listen Download
Babbage: A bit of peace, round the corner Dec 9, 2015 Listen Download
Babbage: Materials for making and cleaning Dec 2, 2015 Listen Download
Babbage: Relativity's revelations Nov 25, 2015 Listen Download
Babbage: The rise of the drone-selfie Nov 18, 2015 Listen Download
Babbage: Things visible and invisible Nov 11, 2015 Listen Download
Babbage: The big chill Nov 4, 2015 Listen Download
Babbage: Time and energy Oct 28, 2015 Listen Download
Babbage: Fusion and confusion Oct 21, 2015 Listen Download
Babbage: Swine lifelines Oct 14, 2015 Listen Download
Babbage: Nobel's neutrinos Oct 7, 2015 Listen Download
Babbage: Opportunity and curiosity Sep 30, 2015 Listen Download
Babbage: Zoning drones Sep 23, 2015 Listen Download
Babbage: Hybrid fliers Sep 16, 2015 Listen Download
Babbage: What lies beneath Sep 9, 2015 Listen Download
Babbage: Inspectors' gadgets Sep 2, 2015 Listen Download
Babbage: The microbes in our midst Aug 26, 2015 Listen Download
Babbage: Climate's wild child Aug 19, 2015 Listen Download
Babbage: Thinking with your tentacles Aug 12, 2015 Listen Download
Babbage: Notes from the oeno files Aug 5, 2015 Listen Download
Babbage: Sunset and sunrise in the Kuiper belt Jul 29, 2015 Listen Download
Babbage: The Jodie Foster moment Jul 22, 2015 Listen Download
Babbage: Atomic vision Jul 15, 2015 Listen Download
Babbage: Hacking the hackers Jul 8, 2015 Listen Download
Babbage: Break-ups Jul 1, 2015 Listen Download
Babbage: Mapping crises with mobiles Jun 24, 2015 Listen Download
Babbage: Quantum leaps and bee-conomics Jun 17, 2015 Listen Download
Babbage: Up in e-smoke Jun 10, 2015 Listen Download
Babbage: AI and IA Jun 3, 2015 Listen Download
Babbage: Thin-skinned May 27, 2015 Listen Download
Babbage: Home-brewed heroin May 20, 2015 Listen Download
Babbage: LEDtime May 13, 2015 Listen Download

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