Perspective on the January 6 capitol riot from the perspective of the neuroscience of aggression on Dr. Phil Steig’s podcast This is Your Brain


Promotional clips for interview with Dr Phil Steig on the podcast This is Your Brain, January 1, 2022.


Great interview about Why We Snap on the Jordan Harbinger Show, August 2021.

Hidden Brain by NPR’s Shankar Vedantam, does a masterful job in his “The Logic of Rage” episode, where my daughter Kelly and I tell our story of our fight with robbers in Barcelona, which inspired me to write Why We Snap.  October 5, 2020.

People Behind the Science Podcast, interview with Douglas Fields about his scientific research, science, and science writing, April 6, 2020.

The New Brain Science:  How Brainwave Research is Shaping the Future, The Not Old-Better Show, interview with the author January 14, 2020

The Learning Well on Edge Blog Talk Radio.  In-depth interview of the author about Electric Brain, and brainwaves, by Elise Marquam Jahns.

Groks Science Radio Show and Podcast, interview with the author about Electric Brain, Listen here , March 4, 2020

BYU Radio, Top of Mind, with Julie Rose, interview with the author about Electric Brain, August 17, 2020.

Why Do People Commit Arson? Interview by Diane Orson on NPR Morning Edition, April 11, 2019

Talk Nerdy, interview of the author about Electric Brain, by Cara Santa Maria, August 31, 2020  Listen here

Difference between acute stress and chronic stress on the brain:  Hour-long interview with the author on “The Art of Charm”

Loenard Lopate Show, WNYC, In studio interview with the author, April 19, 2016.

Matt Townsend Show, live interview with the author, SiriusXM BYU radio, March 10, 2016

BBC World Service,  The Forum, Anger, Feb. 14, 2016.

Bridget Kendall, Anger, BBC World Service, February 16, 2016, 9:00 – 10:00 am, BBC The Forum

Joseph Cooper and Bonnie Berman WLRN, NPR, Miami and South Florida, February 1, 2016  Topical Currents

The Joy Cardin Show, Wisconsin Public Radio, NPR, January 19, 2016:  Why We Snap Joy Cardin Show

Garland Robinette, The Think Tank on WWL, New Orleans, January 19 2016: Rage Circuit in you Brain, WWL Think Tank

The John Hines Show, WCCO, CBS Radio, Minnesota, January 19, 2016: Why We Snap, John Hines Show

Inquiring Minds, Indre Viskontas,  The science of rage, Rage, Inquiring Minds

Carl Engelking, Discover Magazine, Why We Snap, an interview with R. Douglas Fields, by  January 13, 2016 2:03 pm Interview Why We Snap Discover Magazine

Live broadcast interviews
Minneapolis, MN “John Hines” – WCCO-AM John Hines
St. Louis, MO “Diane Jones In The Morning” – KLPW-AM Diane Jones
Springfield, MA “The Bill Newman Show” – WHMP-FM Bill Newman & Monte Belmonte
Minneapolis/St. Paul, MN “The Morning Blend”
KTOE-FM/AM Don Rivet and Dan McCargar
Baltimore, MD “The Laurie DeYoung Morning Show” – WPOC-FM Laurie DeYoung
Madison, WI “Big Radio News” –WBEL-AM, Ted Ehlen
Daytona Beach, FL “Morning Drive” -WNDB-AM, Al Smith
San Diego, CA “San Diego’s Morning News” – KOGO-AM LaDona Harvey &
Ted Garcia KOGO Radio
Columbia/Jefferson City, MO “Columbia Morning with David Lile”
KFRU-AM David Lile
Eugene, OR “Wake Up Call” –KPNW-AM Robb Holloway and Bill Lundun
Baton Rouge, LA/Syndicated “The Jim Engster Show” – Louisiana Radio Network Jim Engster
Los Angeles, CA “Doug McIntyre Show” – KABC-AM Doug McIntyre
Louisville, KY WSFR-AM Brian Eichenberger
Syndicated “It’s Your Health” – WPGS-AM, KSBT-FM, WERL-AM, WATW-AM, WPFP-AM, WFER-AM, KMBH-FM (NPR), WUML-FM Lisa Davis
“Kentucky Focus” – Kentucky News Network Suzanne Duvall
Brownsville/McAllen, TX “Good Books Radio”
KMBH-FM (NPR affiliate) Dr. John Cook
Syndicated “InfoTrak” Chris Witting
Tampa, FL “Book Talk” – WTMY-AM Doug Miles
San Francisco, CA “Gil Gross Show” –KKSF-AM
John Fugelsang Show, SIRIUS XM Radio

Doug Fields Reaching for discovery, Story Collider

WNYC Radio, Leonard Lopate Show, The Other Brain, in-studio interview, Leonard Lopate Show

Cellular mechanism of memory, in-studio interview, Memories are Made of This, Leonard Lopate Show April, 28, 2005

The Weekly Weinersmith, Episode 17: R. Dougals Fields, The Other Brain

Basic Science Podcasts, Exploring Glial Cells with R. Douglas Fields, episode 69

Science Signaling, Nov 9, 2010, Annalisa VanHook, Getting excited about glia