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BackStory is a weekly public podcast hosted by U.S. historians Ed Ayers, Brian Balogh, Nathan Connolly and Joanne Freeman. We're based in Charlottesville, Va. at Virginia Humanities. There’s the history you had to learn, and the history you want to...
Myths and Legends
Jason Weiser and Carissa Weiser tell stories from myths, legends, and folklore that have shaped cultures throughout history. Some, like the stories of Aladdin, King Arthur, and Hercules are stories you think you know, but with surprising origins....
A weekly podcasting exploring great political revolutions. Now: The Russian Revolution Next: ???
Lore is a bi-weekly podcast (now also a TV show and book series) about dark historical tales. Each episode explores the mysterious creatures, tragic events, and unusual places that fill the pages of history. Because sometimes the truth is more...
The Hagmann Report provides news and information based on a combination of exclusive investigative work, proprietary sources and contacts and qualified guests open source material. The Hagmann Report will never be encumbered by political correctness...
Pulse of the Planet Podcast with Jim Metzner | Science | Nature | Environment | Technology
Each weekday, Pulse of the Planet provides its listeners with a two-minute sound portrait of Planet Earth, tracking the rhythms of nature, culture and science worldwide and blending interviews and extraordinary natural sound.
Stuff You Missed in History Class
Join Holly and Tracy as they bring you the greatest and strangest Stuff You Missed In History Class in this podcast by iHeartRadio.
The History of Rome
A weekly podcast tracing the history of the Roman Empire, beginning with Aeneas's arrival in Italy and ending with the exile of Romulus Augustulus, last Emperor of the Western Roman Empire. Now complete!
The Way I Heard It with Mike Rowe
In The Way I Heard It, Mike Rowe gives a different take on a variety of topics—from pop culture to politics, history to Hollywood, each mystery is a trueish tale about someone you know, filled with facts that you don’t. Delivered with Mike’s signature...
Music From 100 Years Ago
Recordings from the early 20th Century with comments.
War on the Rocks
Discussions over drinks with security, defense, and foreign policy insiders and experts. The original War on the Rocks podcast series.
Sawbones: A Marital Tour of Misguided Medicine
Join Dr. Sydnee McElroy and her husband Justin McElroy for a tour of all the dumb, bad, gross, weird and wrong ways we've tried to fix people.
Beginner friendly if listened to in order! 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 the world...
The History Chicks
Two women. Half the population. Several thousand years of history. About an hour.
Florida Frontiers Radio Podcast
Florida Frontiers: The Weekly Radio Magazine of the Florida Historical Society is a weekly, half-hour radio program airing on public radio stations throughout the state of Florida beginning in January 2009. The program is a combination of interview...
The History of English Podcast
The Spoken History of a Global Language
Earth Ancients chronicles the growing (and often suppressed) evidence of known and unknown civilizations, their ruined cities, and artifacts developed from advanced science and technology. Erased from the pages of time, these cultures discovered and...
The Bowery Boys: New York City History
The tides of American history lead through the streets of New York City — from the huddled masses on Ellis Island to the sleazy theaters of 1970s Times Square. The elevated railroad to the Underground Railroad. Hamilton to Hammerstein! Greg and Tom...
1001 Stories Network
Enjoy hours of great storytelling (over 1,800 stories and counting) within 10 unique podcast shows: 1001 Heroes, Legends, Histories & Mysteries- A collection of fast-paced, well researched stories covering unsolved mysteries, fascinating biographies,...
Emperors of Rome
“Great empires are not maintained by timidity.” - Tacitus. A podcast series looking at the rulers of the ancient Roman empire, by Dr Rhiannon Evans and Matt Smith.
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the memory palace
Lectures in History
Go back to school with the country's top professors lecturing on a variety of topics in American history. New episodes posted every Saturday evening. From C-SPAN, the network that brings you "After Words" and "C-SPAN's The Weekly" podcasts.
The Pirate History Podcast
A podcast about the Golden Age of Piracy in the Caribbean, the real men and women that threatened the trade and stability of the Old World empires, the forces that led them to piracy and the myths and stories they inspired. Famous names like Captain...
Islamic History Podcast
We often overlook Islamic history as a learning tool. The history of Islam is not only important for Muslims, but important for everyone. Islam and the people who call themselves Muslims have made an enormous impact on our world. The Islamic History...
Civil War Talk Radio
CWTR is a weekly, hour long, intenet-based talk radio show hosted by Gerry Prokopowicz of East Carolina University. Each week, Gerry interviews leading historians, authors, enthusiasts, etc. on all things Civil War related.
A Moment In Time
Liverpool Mayor and local historian John Leefe tells fascinating true tales from Queens County's past.
Little Known Facts
Little Known Facts is a syndicated radio show featuring beautifully written stories of Americana.Each story is a piece of what made this country great. They are the true tales of the origin of common-place things. But the story of how they got...
Our American Stories
The Charles Freedman Show
Historian and Educator Charlie brings you his distinctly conservative point of view, interspersed with music of the 20's and 30's.
The Message is the music! Tune in as host Carlton Jackson brings you the sometimes spiritual, transcendent and powerful sounds of the civil rights era, through black consciousness and beyond! Jazz music, post 1950's African-American consciousness and...
Noon - Montana Medicine Show
A two minute show KGLT produces about Montana history. Montana Medicine Show would like to thank Humanities Montana, The Greater Montana Foundation, and The Corporation for Public Broadcasting for their support.
Thomas Jefferson Hour
Humanities scholar and author, Clay S. Jenkinson, adopts the persona of Jefferson each week to comment on current events and answer questions you may have about Jefferson's thoughts on any and all topics. The goal of each of The Jefferson Hour...
Chronicle Of The Old West
Dakota Livesay shares stories about events and people from the Old West. The show also contains interviews with Old West experts about people and events from the 1800s, and has traditional music and information about the Old West.
Radio Drill Time
Historic, themed-based indie/rare music. Audio art gallery with sound curator. Spanning the ages. EXAMPLE: Glam Rock 70’s, German Post Punk 1979-82, ALL Kraftwerk, American Power Pop 1975-1984, the complete history of King Crimson, Darkwave...
Historical Accounts of Influential Minnesotans.
Today in History
WPGM News, Sports Scores, Today In History & Weather
Pacifica Radio Archives
At Pacifica Radio Archives, we preserve—and make available for research and reference use—our historic audio collection that consists of work generated by, or produced in association with, Pacifica Radio.
Moments From America's History
Spotlight on an historical event, entertainer, or famous personality.
This Day in History
Real American History
The Time Zone
A music and information show that features a specific year, spotlighting what was going on socially, politically, and culturally, plus the biggest songs of the year, and deeper tracks from the biggest albums.
Whether you're new to antiques, planning to clean out the attic, or a weekend antique warrior, you'll love the information and discussion on Keep Antiquing!
Some of the greatest music making in history took place during the first 60 years of the 20th century. And though the recordings are often technically outdated, the performances are truly magnificent.
Cavalcade of America
It is a well-done, factual show, and is a wonderful resource for all those who are interested in historical highlights and lesser-known episodes.
The Story of Jazz
History of Rock & Roll
New York, NY
New Orleans, LA
Historical News Journal
Our country's history as documented by actual newspaper articles and firsthand accounts.
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BBC Radio 4
Radio for curious minds
BBC Radio 4 LW
Radio for curious minds
Golden hits of Bollywood
Historyradio.org: literature & history, blog & radio
X1 Radio 80´s
24 Horas de buena Música
Ecoutez le monde changer
Lviv region, Ukraine
WQER Chinese radio
Your community public radio from Rockville, MD.
la tua sensazione più bella
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