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Podcast Resources

Below is a diverse gathering of podcasts and videocasts that we feel our members and visitors would enjoy. The subjects range from DOE programs and promoting economic growth in the region, to clean energy and security information locally, state-wide, and nationally.

Interesting Podcasts & Videocasts

DOE Legacy Management - DOE LM

In honor of its 20th anniversary, the U.S. Department of Energy Office of Legacy Management debuts its first podcast December 15, 2023. The podcast series includes four episodes, each featuring a different member of the LM team. The podcast series provides insight into LM’s mission, celebrates the organization’s accomplishments, and highlights the positive impacts to human health and the environment that have resulted from LM’s 20 years of work.

STEM of History - AMSEF

The STEM of History (SOH) is a podcast produced by the American Museum of Science and Energy Foundation (AMSEF) in Oak Ridge, Tennessee with funding support from Humanities Tennessee. This series examines the intersection of science with history. It focuses on tracing how scientific inquiry is interpreted in the historical record, and in turn, the impact of historical analysis to informing scientific inquiry.

Further Together the ORAU Podcast - ORAU

Join host Michael Holtz as he discusses all things ORAU, through interviews with our experts who provide innovative scientific and technical solutions for our customers. Learn about ORAU’s storied history, how we’re impacting an ever-changing world, as well as our commitment to our community. Listen to all 100+ episodes of Further Together on You can also find Further Together on the Apple Podcasts app for iOS devices, Google Podcasts, TuneIn, and Stitcher.

U.S. Department of Energy – Oak Ridge Office of Environmental Management

In May of 2022 OREM launched a new monthly news program called Energycast Oak Ridge. The feature, shown on local television stations and online through YouTube, highlights projects of the environmental management program, its employees, partners, and the positive impacts the program has on the communities of East Tennessee.

As a Matter of Fact – Nuclear Matters

As a Matter of Fact is an interview series powered by Nuclear Matters which gives experts and thought leaders a forum to discuss nuclear energy’s role in protecting the environment, promoting economic stability, and enhancing national security.

Let Her Speak – She Speaks

Celebrating women’s fearlessness, resiliency, and readiness to take on the world. Hosted by Catherine Porth, Founder of Let Her Speak. An expansion of the She Speaks Series which sought to elevate and celebrate women’s stories across the US during the pandemic – the first season of the She Speaks Podcast is all about honoring how far we’ve come over the last 2+ years.

Advanced Nuclear Weapons Alliance Deterrence Center (ANWA) – NucleCast

NucleCast is an engaging, educational podcast featuring a series of discussions with experts in nuclear policy, technology, and deterrence. This show is hosted by Dr. Adam Lowther, Strategic Advisor to the ANWA Deterrence Center and an expert on nuclear deterrence. NucleCast is the official podcast of the ANWA Deterrence Center.

Howard H. Baker Jr. Center for Public Policy at the University of Tennessee – You Might be Right

You Might be Right is a new podcast co-hosted by former Tennessee Governors Phil Bredesen and Bill Haslam from the Howard H. Baker Jr. Center for Public Policy at the University of Tennessee. In an effort to bring Baker-style civility and public policy debate back into fashion, each episode will tackle a tough topic and feature conversations with guests who have differing viewpoints including Paul Ryan, Al Gore, Erskine Bowles, Nancy Ann DeParle, and Arne Duncan.

Tennessee Advanced Energy Business Council and FirstBank – Energizing Tennessee

Energizing Tennessee, powered by the Tennessee Advanced Energy Business Council and FirstBank, explores the latest news and insights about the advanced energy sector. Hear from advanced energy leaders and experts as they share their thoughts on transportation electrification, workforce development and this growing sector of our state’s economy.

Knoxville Entrepreneur Center – Big Ideas Welcome

Big Ideas Welcome is a podcast from the Knoxville Entrepreneur Center. Join artist, entrepreneur, creative pro, and strategist Chris McAdoo as he and his guests, who are founders, makers, and change-makers, discuss how creativity and big ideas can change the world. Hear the stories behind the big breaks, big challenges, and big ideas that connect us all.

Dept. of Energy – Environment Management – Gone Fission Nuclear Report

Every Gone Fission Nuclear Report podcast covers the latest developments in environmental cleanup across the DOE complex. More than just the news, you’ll hear commentary, insights and featured guests discussing the impactful developments of the week.

UT Research Park at Cherokee Farm – Research Park Chronicles

Research Park Chronicles podcast discusses innovative solutions to issues that arise that are of interest to them and possibly you.

ORNL – The Sounds of Science

A podcast that lets you hear the voices behind the scientific breakthroughs at Oak Ridge National Laboratory.


AMSE Cast podcast covers influential people in the industries surrounding the Oak Ridge Area.

IT Company – Made Right Here

Made Right Here is sponsored and produced by The IT Company and we are telling the stories of East Tennessee founders, creators, and builders, and their journey to creating successful organizations. From the idea behind it, to the impact it had on the community, their employees and their own lives, we’re taking listeners, and viewers, behind the scenes of the movements they built and the people who helped build them!

Startup Knox – Startup Knox

Podcasting from Knoxville along the banks of the mighty Tennessee river, this is the Startup Knox Podcast featuring interviews with local entrepreneurs about their startups.

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