Public radio’s smart and surprising guide to what's happening in pop culture and the arts. Each week, Kurt Andersen introduces you to the people who are creating and shaping our culture.
Commonwealth Club of California
The Commonwealth Club of California is the nation's oldest and largest public affairs forum. As a non-partisan forum, The Club brings to the public airwaves diverse viewpoints on important topics. The Club's weekly radio broadcast - the oldest in the...
Each week, Kara Miller talks to our most innovative thinkers, examining new ideas and potential solutions to today’s many challenges. Topics range from education to health care to green energy.
To the Best of our Knowledge
Big Ideas. Listen. Think. TTBOOK is a nationally-syndicated, Peabody award-winning radio show where long-form interviews help fuel deep insights into our world. We have conversations with novelists and poets, scientists and software engineers,...
Radio Open Source
A public radio show with Christopher Lydon
Think is a daily, topic-driven interview and call-in program hosted by Krys Boyd covering a wide variety of topics ranging from history, politics, current events, science, technology and emerging trends to food and wine, travel, adventure, and...
A two-time Peabody Award-winner, Radiolab is an investigation told through sounds and stories, and centered around one big idea. In the Radiolab world, information sounds like music and science and culture collide. Hosted by Jad Abumrad and Robert...
The Hidden Brain helps curious people understand the world – and themselves. Using science and storytelling, Hidden Brain's host Shankar Vedantam reveals the unconscious patterns that drive human behavior, the biases that shape our choices, and the...
TED Radio Hour
The TED Radio Hour is a journey through fascinating ideas: astonishing inventions, fresh approaches to old problems, new ways to think and create. Based on Talks given by riveting speakers on the world-renowned TED stage, each show is centered on a...
Discover the hidden side of everything with Stephen J. Dubner, co-author of the Freakonomics books. Each week, Freakonomics Radio tells you things you always thought you knew (but didn’t) and things you never thought you wanted to know (but do) — from...
The HBR IdeaCast, from the publishers of Harvard Business Review, Harvard Business Press, and hbr.org, is a weekly audio podcast, bringing you the analysis and advice of the leading minds in management.
TED Talks Daily
Want TED Talks on the go? Every weekday, this feed brings you our latest talks in audio format. Hear thought-provoking ideas on every subject imaginable -- from Artificial Intelligence to Zoology, and everything in between -- given by the world's...
Word of Mouth (NHPR)
Word of Mouth is the sound of new ideas, hosted by Virginia Prescott.
Stuff They Don't Want You To Know
From UFOs to psychic powers and government conspiracies, history is riddled with unexplained events.
Dedicated to sharing the ideas that shaped our world! For anyone interested in an educational podcast about philosophy where you don't need to be a graduate-level philosopher to understand it. In chronological order, the thinkers and ideas that forged...
How I Built This with Guy Raz
How I Built This is a podcast about innovators, entrepreneurs, and idealists, and the stories behind the movements they built. Each episode is a narrative journey marked by triumphs, failures, serendipity and insight -- told by the founders of some of...
TED Talks: Technology
TED Talks: Business
Boston University World of Ideas
Discussions and lectures by the best and brightest thinkers from Boston University.The show topics focus on various subjects such as current events, national and international politics, academic-related issues and public affairs.
TED Talks: Health
The Lawfare Podcast
The Lawfare Podcast features discussions with experts, policymakers, and opinion leaders at the nexus of national security, law, and policy. On issues from foreign policy, homeland security, intelligence, and cybersecurity to governance and law, we...
TED Talks: Science and Medicine
Binah - Creative Voices from the JCCSF
This series features many of the remarkable artists and thinkers who continue to speak at the Jewish Community Center of San Francisco.
Intelligence Squared U.S.
Brings Oxford-style debating to America - one motion, one moderator, three panelists for the motion and three against.
City Arts and Lectures
Join Linda in hearing some of the most celebrated writers, artists and thinkers of our day as they address comtemporary ideas and values, often discussing the creative process. These unique programs offer diverse perspectives on literature, criticism,...
Arts and Ideas (WGBH)
Every Sunday, Arts & Ideas showcases an international mix of radio documentaries, journalism, and interviews on a variety of topics, including international politics and public policy, science and health, and comedy and the arts. Join Jay Allison as...
Are you Hearing Voices? Well, you ain't heard nuthin' yet. Hearing Voices from NPR is a weekly sixty-minute stream of "driveway moments" all connected by a theme; the best stories, sound-portraits, slam poets, docs, dramas, features, and found-sound.
National Press Club
The National Press Club Luncheon Speaker Series began in 1932 with a speech by President-elect Franklin D. Roosevelt. The National Press Club hosts an average of 70 such luncheons a year as an opportunity for world leaders, newsmakers and prominent...
New research on how society works
TVO Big Ideas
Big Ideas is a showcase of contemporary intellectual culture. It features lectures about subjects that shape our public debates, challenge our perceptions and contribute to our understanding of an increasingly complex world. Academics, authors and...
Dialogue (Wilson Center)
Dialogue at the Wilson Center is an award-winning weekly radio program hosted by John Milewski that explores the world of ideas through conversations with renowned public figures, scholars, journalists, and authors. Dialogue goes beyond the...
Clinton School Presents
Interviews with the distinguished guests that visit the Clinton School of Public Service.
Polkas on Tour
Hosts Bruce & Kathy Korosa have been providing great polka entertainment to their listening audience and have met many wonderful friends over the years. Coming into their audiences homes on Sundays have brought both Bruce and Kathy great pleasure and...
Disassociation Nation is a provocative, rapid fire current events talk show hosted by Niz. Buckle up and hold on tight as he cuts through the fluff, spin, and propaganda of the mainstream media with reason, sarcasm, and wit. With open phone lines and...
The Raw Idea
Engaging emerging and influential thinkers, artists, leaders and shapers.
Interviews with people who've written interesting things. Or who've done interesting things! Or who could make it to the studio on short notice.
An Even Better You!
Join mental_floss and host Jeff Rubin for An Even Better You - a fun weekly dive into an area of culture, food, or the arts that you never knew could be so fascinating.
IDEA NOSH is an hour long conversation that explores big ideas that shape our world. The podcast brings together an eclectic menagerie of guests who are considered luminaries in their fields, from world class explorers and entrepreneurs to...
Too Colored Girls
Tiffany and Ju'lia share their social commentary on all things society, news, spirituality, self-care and holistic lifestyle related. Tarot cards, Trap Astrology and bible verses included. Culture/ Social Commentary/ Women/ Mental Health/ Self Care/...
Every month, an Arkansas scientist or expert provides insight on a science topic as a guest on the KUAR's "Science Café Little Rock" live call-in show.The program airs 6:05-6:30 p.m. on the 4th Tuesday of every month, just prior to the Science Café...
Yesterday, Today, and Tomorrow
It is the only program on radio today that offers perspectives on our world through the eyes of three different generations. It features provactive guests and timely topics.
Remarkably Human Radio
From artists and scientists to athletes, astronauts and intrepid explorers, each week host Roderick Russell sits down with someone exceptional to chat about what it's like to explore the fringe of human experience. Hack your biology. Tweak your...
SHE DOES podcast, hosted by Elaine Sheldon and Sarah Ginsburg, showcases conversations with women making their mark in media. Going beyond their current career status, we explore each woman's past to understand how their personality, background and...
Question of the Day
Question of the Day is the show for listeners who are short on time and long on curiosity. It is a fast-paced conversation between author and entrepreneur James Altucher and Freakonomics co-author Stephen Dubner: two smart, unconventional thinkers who...
Full Stack Philosopher
Each for All: The Co-operative Connection
Each For All: The Co-operative Connection (EFA) is an educational radio program bringing you information on co-operative, civil society and social economy organizations. The project was started by staff working at the British Columbia Institute of...
Ideas worth spreading.
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