Sometime it's hard to know where to start to when getting into new topics in science. We recommend the following media to feed the knowledge-hungry beast within.
We recommend these podcasts. There are MANY more, but these are a starting point. Search for them on the podcast app of your choice!
Colleagues have book recommendations on their websites we figure there's no need to reinvent the wheel*, so see the links below for high class recommendations! *by wheel we mean, lab page with list of great science books.
Books recommended by the J Lab, Canberra, Australia
Headed up by Mike Jennions at ANU, The J Lab website has an awesome list of THE books to read. Visit Mike's lab page: http://thejennionslab.weebly.com/fun-stuff.html
Books recommended by the Kokkonuts, Zurich, Switzerland
Lead by Hanna Kokko at the University of Zurich, the Kokkonuts website has a great list of books in a genre that Hanna invented, Topicology. Check them out here: http://www.kokkonuts.org/topicology/
The one and only Gary Larson <- this is a google images search because Larson worked pre-internets!
PhD Comics: www.phdcomics.com/comics.php
Bird & Moon: www.birdandmoon.com
Liz Climo: lizclimo.tumblr.com
An awesome list from Beatrice the Biologist: www.beatricebiologist.com/2014/03/science-comics/