Rachel Wheeley - towel day 2017Rachel Wheeley is a comedian, psychology graduate and podcaster with comedy science podcast Level Up Human.

She was a senior studio director for the BBC, producing live news programmes like Today and comedy shows like The Vote Now Show during the 2015 general election. She left the Beeb in 2016.


Rachel has a science comedy podcast called Level Up Human which you should definitely check out. It’s about the future of the human race and has had loads of smart people on it. And Rach co-presents the Level Up Human Extra show, so there’s her actual voice on it as well.

Sticky imageShe is a recovering smart phone addict and blogs about this along with productivity and various other bits and pieces over here.


Rachel performs with The Ugly Animal Preservation Society and Science Showoff, is an MC and headliner for Bright Club and has performed at Glastonbury, the Royal Institution and the Science Museum.

She is taking a split show to Edinburgh festival in the summer about how she grew up at Eton College. There will be stories about how she was once in a play with Eddie Redmayne and entirely failed to get of with Prince William. More details