a hand writingWhat the press says

The New York Times

Nate began hosting this conversational science podcast with the help of his dad when he was 5. He interviews a different scientist every episode, and his delightful curiosity about the world around him is infectious. — The New York Times

The Washington Post

“The Show About Science” has had a variety of guests and Nate isn’t afraid to ask the tough questions. — The Washington Post

About the show

Created by Nate when he was 5 years-old, The Show About Science is an awesome adventure into the wondrous world of scientific research and discovery! Over the last 7 years, Nate has filled each episode with fascinating information from scientists and educators from around the globe. Together, Nate and his guests explore everything from chemistry to climate change, evolution to extraterrestrials, and human brains to bat biology. If you’re curious about science, then this is the show for you!

a heart with an arrow through itWhat fans say about the podcast

The best podcast in the history of ever

If you are not subscribed to Nate's science podcast you need to reconsider your life choices. He gets terrific guests, and the effect of being interviewed by a bright, disarming young boy helps them explain concepts in a beautifully accessible manner.


Love love love

Nate is amazing. I’ve been listening to this podcast from the beginning and I’m just in love with this kid. His excitement and passion for learning is contagious and inspiring. I’m so glad he is doing this show and I can’t wait to see what amazing things he will do down the road. Great job Nate & keep it up!



Nate's energy and curiosity make learning about science fun and easy. Each episode breaks down complex science into easy to understand bite sized pieces.


About the Host



Host / Creator

Nate is the 12 year-old host of two podcasts, The Show About Science and The Show About Politics. He is also a photographer and a good one too!  He is also a figure skater although not Olympic level. He also is the author of a book to teach others how to podcast entitled A Pocket Guide to Starting a Podcast.

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How you can listen to this podcast

You can listen to episodes right here on the website, or if you prefer, in a podcast app. Listening in an app makes it easier to keep track of what you’ve already heard, listen without using your data plan and many other conveniences.

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