Whilst we’d love to be your first choice for palaeo podcasting, the field of palaeontology is so vast that there’s plenty of room for a whole number of different shows/voices. Each one has its own focus, expertise and style, so make sure you give each a listen and subscribe where you can!
With so many new and exciting shows having been released recently, we thought now was the time to list them all in one place! If we’ve missed any, or there are new shows to add to the list, please let us know!
Shows listed in no particular order:
A free webseries exploring the fossil record and the evolution of life on Earth.
A podcast about extinct worlds and the scientists who study them, by paleontologists Matt Borths, Catherine Early & Adam Pritchard.
|Tetrapod Zoology Podcast
Darren Naish and John Conway talk all things tetrapod, and some things not.
|I Know Dino
The big dinosaur podcast. News, interviews, and discussions about dinosaurs.
|The Jurassic Park Podcast
Your source for Jurassic Park / The Lost World / Jurassic Park 3 / Jurassic World / Fallen Kingdom / Jurassic World Dominion / Battle At Big Rock / Camp Cretaceous news and discussion with host Brad Jost. Journey to the island with us as we hear the sounds of John Williams, Don Davis & Michael Giacchino and discuss the sights of Steven Spielberg, Joe Johnston, Colin Trevorrow & J.A. Bayona.
|Palaeo After Dark
Palaeo After Dark is a group of three scientist friends who come together every other week to discuss recent scientific papers over a few drinks.
This is our world, and these are the stories it tells. A paleontology podcast by Sean Willett.
|Dinosaur George Podcast
A show about Paleontology and Earth Sciences
|On the FOSSIL Record
The palaeontology podcast from Jason Sherburn and Dean Lomax brought to you in partnership with UKGE, UKAFH, and Deposits Mag
|Strange Animals Podcast
A podcast about living, extinct, and imaginary animals!
Everything you wanted to know about evolution by natural selection in short, easy to digest, episodes. Hosted, and produced by writer Rick Coste.
|Desi Stones and Bones
A podcast about ancient humans and fossils in India
The Sauropodcast is your resource for provocative, engaging, enlightening conversations about science. Produced by the Cleveland Museum of Natural History and hosted by award-winning science journalist John Mangels, this interview show features scientists and science newsmakers discussing cutting-edge topics from the frontiers of research and the intersection of science, policy, popular culture, and everyday life.
A comedy podcast about extinct animals. Join Melissa & Jack as they attempt to uncover the natural histories of bygone creatures.
The Common Descent Podcast! Two paleontologists-turned-science-communicators nerding out about the diversity of life: past and present!
Forbidden Paleontology is a weekly show with in-depth stories of the fascinating world of fossils and the controversial battle between the evolutionary view of origins and the Biblical view, from a man who has been thoroughly involved in every aspect of fossils for 40 years.
|Dinosaurs Will Always be Awesome
DWABA is a video podcast series telling the stories and meeting the people behind the discoveries, and to learn about dinosaurs in the modern world!
|On the River of History
A new podcast looking back at the events of the past and understanding how our world came to be. New episodes every Sunday.
A podcast about dinosaurs, evolution and the art of surviving natural disasters.
Terrible Lizards is a podcast about Dinosaurs with Dr David Hone and Iszi Lawrence.
|See Jurassic Right
A podcast about Jurassic Park, and you. Hosted by Steven Ray Morris.
|Through Times and Clades
Nature news podcast hosted by Albertonykus and Joan Turmelle.
Fossil Bonanza focuses on amazing fossil sites from around the world called Fossil-Lagerstätten. Each episode will focus on a fantastic fossil site like La Brea Tar Pits or Naracoorte Caves. We will discover amazing fossils, reconstruct ancient ecosystems, and learn the hidden truths about our ancient world.
Gijs Rademaker and Maarten van Rossem are looking for the real story about the giants that walked this earth for 160 million years. In recent years, all kinds of new research techniques have accelerated our knowledge. In Dinocast, together with the greatest dino experts from the Netherlands and Belgium, we sketch a picture of dinosaurs like you have never seen before. From triceratops and stegosaurus to t-rex and velociraptor, diplodocus and iguanodon.
If you love paleontology, you’ll love this podcast. Learn about fossils, head out on paleontological excavations and meet awesome paleo folk.
The Paleo Nerds Podcast follows Alaskan artist, Ray Troll, and his friend ventriloquist David Strassman, as they host exciting interviews with paleontologists, scientists and fellow paleo nerds from around the world. They take what would’ve been a boring science class and turn it into an exciting party.
|The Amoeba People
Extraterrestrial musicians sent to Earth to learn about and describe its natural phenomena.
Each week we invite a new palaeontologist guest to join our hosts, Dr Emma Dunne, Dr Chris Dean and Dr Thomas Clements, as we laugh about weird fossils, odd science and whatever else pops into their brains!
|Deep Time Podcast
Here, we, a group of paleo-enthusiasts/buffs/nerds will talk about anything and everything prehistoric in our weekly-ish podcast. So join us for lots of scientific info, discussions, and laughs!
|Muview with Mo
Mo Nolan interviews gradstudents about their research and their relationship with museums.
The bare-bones dinosaur edu-tainment podcast! Join your hosts David and Michaela in their journey of dinosaur discovery, starting with the very basics and moving on to the latest dino digs.
|Secret Dinosaur Cult
We are comedians Jodie Mitchell and Sofie Hagen and we like dinosaurs because they are excellent at replacing our fathers who left. Give our podcast a listen and join our cult.
Aaron’s World is a fun and imaginative science-themed audio drama for kids. If you like adventures with dinosaurs, time travel, robots, and plenty of SCIENCE… then this podcast is definitely for YOU!
|The Prehistoric Podcast
The Prehistoric Podcast, talking about dinosaur species. One pretty quick episode released every month
|Podasaurus: The Prehistoric Podcast
Just two/three guys talking dinos and other things prehistoric
|Talking with Dinosaurs
The World’s Number One Rated NSFW Comedy Dinosaur Podcast hosted by a New Zealander. Sometimes you’ve got to be specific to be on top!
|I Wish You Were Dead
A podcast about things that used to be alive. With Gavin and Mike.
|Love in the Time of Chasmosaurs
The Podcast is the audio supplement to the blog of the same name,exploring the science, art, and popular culture of the Mesozoic world. We discuss new dinosaur discoveries, interview artists and authors, and delve into classic books from our popular “Vintage Dinosaur Art” feature.
|The NeoJurassic Podcast
A Podcast exploring The Wild Possibilities of a ‘Jurassic World’.
|The Gallimaufric Science Podcast|
Paleopickles is a podcast that asks the big questions: Can we really clone dinosaurs and what the heck is a geostorm?
|The Backpacker’s Guide To Prehistory
The podcast that provides top travel tips for time travellers
Welcome to the Juras-Sick Park-Cast, the Jurassic Park podcast where guests chat with me about Michael Crichton’s 1990 novel Jurassic Park, and also not that, too
|Palaeo Jam Podcast
An Australian produced palaeontology podcast that explores a range of issues important to science and the community, through the lens of palaeontology, and that gives unique insights into the Australian story.
|Fossils and Fiction
Fossils and Fiction is a podcast of conversations about prehistoric life, featuring paleontologists, creators, authors, experts, and fans.
Welcome to Paleo Bites, the weekly podcast hosted by Matthew Donald where we make dumb jokes, reference pop culture, derail like crazy, and oh yeah, discuss and rate prehistoric animals.
|Primordial Soup Pot
Join Aaron and Rustin as they explore the strange side of ecology, natural history, and evolution.
|Pals in Palaeo
Australian palaeontologist Adele Pentland and guest experts explore the form, function and family groupings of your favourite fossils.
|Prehistoric Planet: The Official Podcast
Join executive producer Mike Gunton as he dives into the art and science that brought the groundbreaking Apple Original series to life.