Rephonic
Artwork for Show Me the Science

Show Me the Science with Luke O'Neill

Newstalk

Have you ever wondered why we laugh or if you can really die of a broken heart? Join Professor Luke O'Neill on ‘Show Me the Science’ as he tackles a different issue each week; from the serious to the silly, all explained through science. This Newstalk production will open the world of science to people of all ages. New episodes every Thursday. Show me the Science is with thanks to B Braun. Listen ... more

PublishesWeeklyEpisodes139Founded3 years ago
Number of ListenersCategory
Science

Listen to the Podcast

Artwork for Show Me the Science

Latest Episodes

Utilizing our own immune systems to fight cancer has always been an interesting idea to scientists, and now there's serious progress being made in this filed that could see us developing personalized treatments for the disease. more

--:--
--:--
6 days ago

Between 1980 and 2009, the rate of twinning in the US increased by 76%, and this trend is seen across the world. Twins can be either fraternal where two eggs are fertilized at the same time, or identical where one fertilized egg splits in two. Both o... more

--:--
--:--
13 days ago

The Covid-19 pandemic may still be fresh in all our memories, but scientists are already looking ahead to the next big pandemic to allow us to prepare and get ahead of it. more

--:--
--:--
20 days ago

We all have our favourite songs - The ones that remind us of childhood memories, give us a boost of energy or the ones we play to make us cry. But where did music come from and what makes us connect so strongly to it? more

--:--
--:--
a month ago

Insights

Contact Information
Podcast Host
Number of Listeners
See our estimate of how many downloads per episode this podcast gets.
Growth
See how this podcast's audience is growing or shrinking over time.

Find out how many people listen to Show Me the Science and see how many downloads it gets.

We scanned the web and collated all of the information that we could find in our comprehensive podcast database.

Listen to the audio and view podcast download numbers, contact information, listener demographics and more to help you make better decisions about which podcasts to sponsor or be a guest on.

Reviews

4.5 out of 5 stars from 184 ratings
  • Why the background music?

    I find the background music completely distracting in these podcasts. And as for the infantile sound effects, words fail me! (A cash register to signal the word “trigger”and little mice sounds when animal research is mentioned.) Luke is more than interesting enough. I really wish I could listen to more of this, but I’m totally put off by the background noise.

    Apple Podcasts
    3
    Michael from Dublin
    Ireland6 months ago
  • Science and Art!

    Hugely enjoying your podcast. Always so exciting! It has been a real lifesaver during Covid and beyond. You asked about other potential topics. I’d be interested to learn about the connection between science and art. I’m not exactly sure what my question is to be honest - ! The science of art / artists, visual artists, musicians, literary, their creativity etc! How are they so different to the average person? I don’t mean art in science but what has science discovered about what makes an artist,... more

    Apple Podcasts
    5
    Arthur V Sloan
    Irelanda year ago
  • So Interesting

    Every Thursday I wait to hear what Prof. has on his podcast . I have not missed one yet to date! Varying and diverse topics are always food for thought. I followed his advice all through Covid as he explained things so clearly and calmly. more

    Apple Podcasts
    5
    dajocd
    Irelanda year ago
  • Knowing your stuff

    I once went to a lecture by atom splitting scientist Earnest Walton. I was in the last year of secondary school and he explained splitting the atom in detail but also in everyday terms. It came to question time and he answered all questions simply and effortlessly. The teachers then asked questions and one tried to impress by couching everything in scientific terms. Walton asked him to simplify his question but he still used technical terms. Walton turned to us all and said if anyone real... more

    Apple Podcasts
    5
    dyslexiagolfer
    Ireland3 years ago
  • So informative - great podcast platform.

    Great podcast platform with information in an straight forward easy to understand way. Keep them coming Luke 👍

    Apple Podcasts
    5
    Slimmer me 😀
    Ireland3 years ago

Chart Rankings

Apple Podcasts
#6 Ireland/Science
Apple Podcasts
#29 United Arab Emirates/Science
Apple Podcasts
#59 Saudi Arabia/Science

Audience

Listeners, engagement and demographics and more for this podcast.

Listeners per EpisodeGender SkewEngagement Score
Primary LocationSocial Media Reach

Frequently Asked Questions About Show Me the Science

Where can I find podcast stats for Show Me the Science?

Rephonic provides a wide range of data for three million podcasts so you can understand how popular each one is. See how many people listen to Show Me the Science and access YouTube viewership numbers, download stats, chart rankings, ratings and more.

Simply upgrade your account and use these figures to decide if the show is worth pitching as a guest or sponsor.

How do I find the number of podcast views for Show Me the Science?

There are two ways to find viewership numbers for podcasts on YouTube. First, you can search for the show on the channel and if it has an account, scroll through the videos to see how many views it gets per episode.

Rephonic also pulls the total number of views for each podcast we find a YouTube account for. You can access these figures by upgrading your account and looking at a show's social media section.

How do I find listening figures for Show Me the Science?

Podcast streaming numbers or 'plays' are notoriously tricky to find. Fortunately, Rephonic provides estimated listener figures for Show Me the Science and three million other podcasts in our database.

To check these stats and get a feel for the show's audience size, you'll need to upgrade your account.

How many subscribers does Show Me the Science have?

To see how many followers or subscribers Show Me the Science has, simply upgrade your account. You'll find a whole host of extra information to help you decide whether appearing as a sponsor or guest on this podcast is right for you or your business.

If it's not, use the search tool to find other podcasts with subscriber numbers that match what you're looking for.

How many listeners does Show Me the Science get?

Rephonic provides a full set of podcast information for three million podcasts, including the number of listeners. You can see some of this data for free. But you will need to upgrade your account to access premium data.

How many episodes of Show Me the Science are there?

Show Me the Science launched 3 years ago and published 139 episodes to date. You can find more information about this podcast including rankings, audience demographics and engagement in our podcast database.

How do I contact Show Me the Science?

Our systems regularly scour the web to find email addresses and social media links for this podcast. But in the unlikely event that you can't find what you're looking for, our concierge service lets you request our research team to source better contact information for you.

Where do you get podcast emails for Show Me the Science from?

Our systems scan a variety of public sources including the podcast's official website, RSS feed, and email databases to provide you with a trustworthy source of podcast contact information. We also have our own research team on-hand to manually find email addresses if you can't find exactly what you're looking for.

Where does Rephonic collect Show Me the Science reviews from?

Rephonic pulls reviews for Show Me the Science from multiple sources, including Apple Podcasts, Castbox, Podcast Addict and more.

View all the reviews in one place instead of visiting each platform individually and use this information to decide whether this podcast is worth pitching as a guest or sponsor.

How does Rephonic know which podcasts are like Show Me the Science?

You can view podcasts similar to Show Me the Science by exploring Rephonic's 3D interactive graph. This tool uses the data displayed on the 'Listeners Also Subscribed To' section of Apple Podcasts to visualise connections between shows.