A collection of links to radio and podcast episodes (in English) with a mathematics bent — to inspire teachers to inspire, to feed the minds of our young mathematicians in the making, or, simply, to entertain. Click here or on the 'Audio' tab above for the complete list. Programmes have been (loosely) categorised according to themes below, and arranged alphabetically within each category by programme title.

- The History of Mathematics
- The People of Mathematics
- The Mathematics Itself
- Making Sense of things with Mathematics
- Making Sense of things with Statistics
- The Teaching of Mathematics, and the Mathematical Mind
- Other Mathematical Curios

The collection includes, in no particular order:

- Select episodes from BBC Radio 4 In Our Time
- All episodes from BBC Radio 4 Marcus du Sautoy's A Brief History of mathematics
- All episodes from BBC Radio 4 Marcus du Sautoy's Five Shapes
- All episodes from BBC Radio 4 Simon Singh's Five Numbers
- All episodes from BBC Radio 4 Simon Singh's Another Five Numbers
- All episodes from BBC Radio 4 Simon Singh's A Further Five Numbers
- Select episodes from BBC Radio 4 The Infinite Monkey Cage
- All episodes from BBC Radio 4 A History of the Infinite
- Select episodes from BBC Radio 4 More Or Less
- Select episodes from BBC Radio 4 Great Lives
- Select episodes from BBC World Service More Or Less
- Select episodes from BBC Radio 4 Seriously
- Select episodes from BBC Radio 4 Incarnations: India in Fifty Lives
- Select episodes from BBC Radio 4 Start the Week
- Select episodes from BBC Radio 4 The Life Scientific
- Other programs from BBC Radio
- Select episodes from The Partially Examined Life podcast
- Select episodes from Futility Closet podcast
- Select episodes from Freakonomics podcast
- Select episodes from Radiolab podcast
- Select episodes from Teach Better podcast
- Select episodes from Modern Learners podcast
- Select episodes from Plus Magazine podcasts
- Select episodes from The Guardian's Science Weekly podcast
- Select episodes from The Naked Scientists podcast
- Select episodes from The NCETM Maths podcast
- Select episodes from The James Altucher Show podcast
- Select episodes from BBC Radio Cambridgeshire and BBC Radio Oxford Funbers

*all*of their episodes. (Episodes in

*this*selection are from series that don’t concentrate solely on mathematics, or from shorter series that concentrate on one aspect of mathematics.)

I have listed a selection of some other, excellent podcasts solely focused on mathematics and/or its teaching here, but of course this list is not exhaustive. If you are aware of other podcasts or audio to point people in the direction of, do let me know.

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