WSU Podcasts

From WSU

Food safety, WSU stories, science answers for kids, and more—listen to podcasts from Washington State University.

Ask Dr. Universe podcast.

Ask Dr. Universe

WSU’s favorite cat scientist answers science questions from kids around the world with the assistance of Washington State researchers. You can also read Dr. Universe’s articles.

Viewscapes podcast.


Stories from Washington State Magazine take you into the lives, research, and experiences of the WSU community, where Cougs from all over talk with us about everything from new ideas and fascinating memories to books and food.

Food Safety in a Minute podcast.

Food Safety in a Minute

This minute-long podcast from WSU Extension offers handy, easy-to-apply tips to avoid food-borne illness. This series delves into issues ranging from holiday food safety to packing school lunches, how to store canned food, and more.

Farm Walks podcast.

Farm Walks

A chance for farmers to learn from farmers. Although no longer being produced from actual farms because of the pandemic, this popular podcast still has the same mission as the original.

The WSU Wheat Beat Podcast with Drew Lyon.

Wheat Beat

Explore the world of small grain production and research with WSU faculty, U.S. Agriculture Department scientists and more. Episodes run about 10 minutes and cover everything from herbicide-resistant weeds to malt barley for brewers.

Inside Industry with IREO podcast.

Inside Industry

Learn about WSU’s Innovation and Research Engagement Office and how to work with industry partners to fund research.

Fly on the wall podcast.

fly on the wall

Fly on the wall features conversations with WSU Fine Arts Professor Squeak Meisel and artists. Most in conjunction with the WSU Department of Fine Arts and the Jordan Schnitzer Museum of Art visiting artist programs.

Traverse Talks with Sueann Ramella podcast.

Traverse Talks with Sueann Ramella

Insightful conversations to connect and learn about the humanity in us by exploring culture, identity and art. Hosted by Northwest Public Broadcasting’s Sueann Ramella.

'Finding Joy' podcast.

Finding Joy:

The Health Care Professional’s Journey to Wellness and Resiliency

Doctors, nurses and medical students from the Elson S. Floyd College of Medicine discuss how physicians and other healthcare professionals can maintain their physical and mental health.

'Forest Overstory' podcast.

Forest Overstory

Extension foresters examine woodland issues to help Pacific Northwest landowners, and anyone who loves the woods, better understand and protect forests.

'The Art of Range' podcast.

The Art of Range

Listen to conversations with some of the brightest minds in rangeland management and livestock production. WSU rangelands and livestock specialist Tip Hudson interviews researchers, ranchers, and resource professionals to bring you extended discussion on topics that are of interest to anyone in rangelands work.

About WSU

A selection of programs about Washington State, produced by alumni and friends.

Wazzu Nation podcast.

Wazzu Nation

This podcast “covers everything Washington State” from Cosmic Crisp® apples and athletics to COVID‑19 town halls and research. “Brother Darrell” Prowse (’73 Comm.) co‑hosts and produces the show.

WSU Coors Light Cougar Podcast.

WSU Coors Light Cougar Podcast

Join WSU Football’s “Chief of Staff-Super” Dave Emerick, All‑Pac/NFL quarterback Alex Brink, Coug great and NFL fullback Jedzilla Collins, and play-by-play voice Matt Chazanow at the round table.

Podcast vs. Everyone - CougCenter Hour.

Podcast vs. Everyone – CougCenter Hour

Alums Jeff Nusser and Craig Powers discuss WSU athletics in Podcast vs. Everyone. The CougCenter Hour is hosted by alum Michael Preston.

WSU Breadlab podcast.

The Breadlab

WSU’s Breadlab in Skagit County has been featured on many podcasts about sourdough, flavor, and the nutrition and functionality of regional and obscure wheats, barley, other small grains.