Slate's latest podcasts: Rebecca Skloot's new book, The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks.

Slate's audio offerings.
July 15 2010 7:55 PM

Slate's Latest Podcasts

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"The Disrupters for June 24, 2010": The Big Money presents The Disrupters, a new podcast about the companies shaking up American business in the 21st century. On today's show, host Chadwick Matlin asks what the new iPhone and Tickle Me Elmo have in common. To listen to the podcast, click on the audio player below. You can also download the program here.

June 23, 2010

"The Culture Gabfest, Maximum Fun Edition": In this week's Culture Gabfest, our critics Stephen Metcalf, Dana Stevens, Clive Thompson and Julia Turner discuss the third installment of Disney-Pixar's Toy Story, the science behind a great vacation in The Boston Globe and an answer to that eternal question can an IBM's supercomputer win at Jeopardy. To listen to the podcast, click on the audio player below. You can also download the program here.

June 21, 2010

"Hang Up and Listen: The Scalped in South Africa Edition": In this week's episode of Slate's sports podcast Hang Up and Listen, Stefan Fatsis, Josh Levin, Mike Pesca, and special guest David Plotz discuss the USA's draw with Slovenia, chaos in the English and French World Cup camps, and the NBA Finals end. To listen to the podcast, click on the audio player below. You can also download the program here.

"Audio Book Club: Reality Hunger: A Manifesto, by David Shields": Meghan O'Rourke, Troy Patterson, and Jody Rosen discuss David Shields' book Reality Hunger: A Manifesto. We recommend, but don't insist, that you read the book before listening to this audio program. To listen to the podcast, click on the audio player below. You can also download the program here.

June 18, 2010

"The Curious Candidate Gabfest": Slate's Political Gabfest, featuring John Dickerson, David Plotz, and Emily Bazelon. This week: President Obama and the BP spill, California's Proposition 8, and the unlikely Democratic candidate from South Carolina. To listen to the podcast, click on the audio player below. You can also download the program here.

June 17, 2010

"DoubleX Audio Book Club: The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks": DoubleX Editors Hanna Rosin and Emily Bazelon, along with The New Yorker's Margaret Talbot, discuss Rebecca Skloot's new book, The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks. * To listen to the podcast, click on the audio player below. You can also download the program here.