Podcasts & Media

Specially for Maths Week Ireland, award winning comedian, author, broadcaster and mathematically curious, Colm O’Regan finds Slightly Stranger Things in everyday life. There are 4 episodes, watch below:

Episode 1:  Joey Essex and the Shape of the Universe

Episode 1:  Joey Essex and the Shape of the Universe (subtitles)

Episode 2: Don’t take this personally but you’re basically a donut

Episode 3:

My Sunflower is broken

Episode 4:

The square roots of crime

Since Covid hit Ireland, Colm has made a small return to his Engineering roots and set up the Function Room Podcast. A podcast about the big numbers, the hard sums, the mathematics that defines, runs, shapes, changes, begins, ends, every things our lives and the world around us.

Colm is the writer and presenter of the multi-award-winning Colm O’Regan Wants a Word on RTE Radio 1 since 2016. He has also written and presented radio programmes and columns for BBC Radio 4, BBC World Service and RTE Radio 1 was heard across American Public Radio on the Moth Radio Hour.

Colm O’Regan Wants A Word! In his last prog for 2019 on RTE Radio1, comedian and nerd Colm O’Regan champions the importance of mathematics.
Recorded during Maths Week 2019, you can listen to the podcast on the RTE site here.