Podcasts are part of the many “good” aspects of this digital world we live in.
Instead of bombarding yourself with self-esteem reducing updates from your social networking sites, listen to podcasts.
They are the best alternative when textbooks become too heavy both in terms of price and physical weight.
Besides, whatever it is that you would like to learn, there’s a podcast for that! Or, to make that 50 minute commute to work less of an ordeal podcasts serve as great companions.
As proof that you can learn about anything you want from podcasts here is the list of the “bests” from different fields of learning.
Get ready to ascend to new intellectual heights with "Higher Learning with Van Lathan and Rachel Lindsay"! Think of it as an audacious hub for soaring minds everywhere. Van Lathan, famed TMZ personality, and Rachel Lindsay, the trailblazer from 'The Bachelorette', join forces here to dissect hot topics, explore culture, and dish out piping-hot takes on everything from sports to The Bachelor. Its goal? Not just entertainment, but enlightenment! And all for a curious, globally-minded audience who can't resist a good laugh. It's like your favorite guilty pleasure book club, but with people you'd like to have drinks with, addressing topics you'd want to chat about over said drinks. Tune in, sit back, and prepare for some sky-high hilarity!
'Ever dreamed of being that cool person who just casually tosses Français into daily chitchat? Get your beret ready because Learn French with daily podcasts is here to turn that dream into reality. With your digital professeurs armed with native accents and a zesty love for teaching, they'll help you conquer French faster than Napoleon conquered Europe! This pod is perfect for all you linguists, travel enthusiasts, or anyone who fancies saying 'croissant' the right way. This daily injection of French culture, semantics, and of course, invaluable linguistic nuggets, will have you ordering Escargots like a true Parisian in no time. Tune in and before you know it, you’ll be saying "Oui, je parle français” with a flourish. Now, how's that for 'la belle vie'?
Ladies, gentlemen, and air guitar enthusiasts around the globe, warm up those fingers and plug into "Learning Guitar Now," your podcast fretboard-therapist. Hosted by John Tuggle, the one-time student who turned his strumming struggle into a teaching triumph. The show is a hit among aspiring Jimi Hendrix wannabes, from amateurs to seasoned guitar veterans. Learning Guitar Now turns those 6 strings into your new best friends, because nothing screams 'cool' like a wicked guitar solo, right? Caked with expert guidance, insightful tips, practice drills, and real-time lessons - this podcast is your backstage pass to rock and blues guitar glory. Tune in for the episode "Blues Turnarounds," and impress the crowd at your next open mic. Play on!
'Learn to Speak Spanish with Discover Spanish' is your audio gateway to conquering the Spanish language, spearheaded by your linguistic matador, Juan. Tossing aside the dusty textbooks, Juan's approach is more telenovela than textbook, adding spice to, what some might see as, the dry arena of language learning. If you're aiming to stupefy locals with your flawless Spanish, gallantly rescue stranded tourists, or just want to order tapas without getting tapeworm, this is your destination. With episodes ranging from basic phrases to complex conversations, every level of linguist is catered for. So whether you're an absolute beginner or a seasoned pro trying to conquer the subjunctive, Juan's here guiding through the flamenco of the Spanish language. ¿Estás listo?
"The Learning Leader Show" is an audio feast hosted by former pro quarterback-turned-corporate-whizkid, Ryan Hawk. It's a learning playground for those with an insatiable intellectual curiosity and a soft spot for leadership wisdom. In this podcast, Hawk grills the brains of the world's most successful and innovative leaders. You'll hear everything from brilliant failures to stunning victories, and all the tasty bits in between. This podcast is like a power lunch for your brain. So if you're an aspiring leader or a top dog looking for extra mileage, this show has your name all over it. Expect curveball insights like "Redefining the Path to Success" with guest Seth Godin. Packed full of wit, wisdom, and priceless nuggets, peeking into leaders' minds has never been this much fun!
Join Alexa and dial into 'Learn French with Alexa' – a sonic journey designed to turn monolingual mortals into multilingual maestros! From the Eiffel Tower's comfort, Alexa - a super sassy Francophile becomes your personal tutor, making French as simple as bonjour. Our target audience – anyone with a brain and a love for bread, romance, and all things French. Get cultured with fun lessons, vibrant vocabulary drills, and spicy grammar sauce. One epic episode – 'Surviving the Boulangerie' – will have you ordering baguettes with a haughty air in no time. So grab your croissant, tune in, and let Alexa unravel the magic that is the French language! It's like a trip to Paris, only cheaper. Prepare to say au revoir to your linguistic limitations!
Welcome to the knowledge fiesta, that is, the Master of Memory Podcast! Your charismatic host, Timothy Moser took a detour from his career as an exuberant language enthusiast to put together this enticing educational podcast. Why, you ask? Simply because he enjoys illuminating the dark corners of your brain and saving you from frequent 'I forgot' moments. Straight from the vault of an expert mnemonist, you will find valuable tips and tricks to enhance your memory. It’s like a fitness workout for your brain! Every episode is aimed at more efficient learning, be it language mastering, historical facts or ace-ing exams. The 'Spanish Fluency in Months' episode is a must-listen, thank us (or well, Timothy) later. Tune in, upgrade your mind; ‘cause a strong memory never goes out of style. Remember that!
Hitched to the world of English with a sense of dramatic spice? Tune into BBC Learning English Drama, ready to spray your brain with language lessons, filleted straight from mesmerizing audio plays. Sprung from the innovative minds of BBC, this podcast is committed to making English a piece of cake for aspirants, garnished with rich drama storylines! From beginners feeling lost in translation to advanced learners seeking nuanced insights, the podcast serves tasty language bites for all. Whether you crave improving vocabulary or just feed on delicious dramas, it's a buzzing bee that leaves no potential English learner unturned. One of the notable episodes, Alice in Wonderland, unfurls exciting language lessons amidst a timeless classic storyline. If you seek to elevate your English knowledge while sailing on the entertaining waves of drama, don't hesitate to dive in!
Jump into "Learning How to See" and discover a whirlwind journey for your mind, hosted by the thought-provoking Brian McLaren. Get ready to hone your cognitive skills and perception with this former pastor who thought 'why not mix theology and a podcast?' Who's it for? The intellectually curious, the seekers and skeptics, the question-askers and the 'I think I smell BS'-ers. A bonanza of brain-boosting content awaits, aimed at helping listeners see past bias and preconceptions. One standout is the 'Brain in the Jar' episode: a delightful reminder that even our gray matter isn't immune to a little case of mistaken identity. Buckle up, folks, as Brian's podcast isn't just about seeing - it's about seeing how we see. Now isn't that an eye-opener?
Get ready to tickle your brain cells and giggle your funny bone with 'Learning Chinese through Stories', a wonderfully whimsical podcast all about mastering Mandarin with fun-filled tales. A concoction of language learning and storytelling, curated by language enthusiasts who traded their textbooks for a mic. The perfect treat for anyone from adventurous beginners to seasoned linguists looking to spice up their Mandarin menu, with a sprinkle of cultural nuggets on the side. Expect labyrinthine tales that'll help you conquer the dragon of the Chinese language. One favorite episode, 'The Laughter of the Piáozi Seller' will have you practicing your tones while splitting your sides. So, trim your ear hair and feast on 'Learning Chinese through Stories'– your brain will thank you, and your baozi vendor might just crack a smile.
Welcome to the "American English Pronunciation Podcast," where every tongue-twisting word takes center stage. Here, the hosts exhibit an almost unnatural love for English Pronunciation, treating each syllable and phoneme as if it were a rhythmic beat in a melodious song. Created specifically for those grappling with the oddly alluring acrobatics of American English sounds. The siren call of this podcast has lured in an audience ranging from language learners to accent perfectionists. It's like a linguistic gym where words do the heavy lifting, and your speech muscles get toned! And for thrill-seekers, there's always episodes like 'The Peculiarities of the Letter P.' Dive in, and before you know it, you'll be articulating like an American broadcaster circa 1940s, all with a hoot and a giggle!
Dive headfirst into the world of coding with 'Learn to Code With Me' podcast. Fearlessly helmed by self-confessed techie-nerd, Laurence Bradford, she swapped her traditional career to wrap her brain around the mystifying planet of coding. She's on a mission to unmask the hilarious hyped-up jargon and turn you into a coding guru. Focused on hobbyist programmers and career-switch aspirants, Laurence decrypts coding like a thrilling spy novel, minus the shady characters. Expect whistle-stop tours through HTML, feet-first plunges into Python, and cheeky rendezvous with Ruby on Rails. One thrilling episode, 'Coding Solo: The Lone Ranger of the Digital World', sums up the ride. Maybe you're an alpha-wolf coder, or perhaps a sheepish newbie, either way, get your geek on and learn a new language - the language of the future!
Channel your inner nerd with Learning English News Review, the podcast spearheaded by a group of relentless language lovers across the globe! Targeting those eager to refine their razor-sharp English skills, this podcast seizes international news stories, dissects them, and reassembles them into easily digestible English lessons – it's basically a linguistic surgery! It's the exciting nook of the internet where learning English meets pressing global issues...like jalapeños meet your nachos. The cherry on top? News jargon gets stripped down to essential English vocab, so you can sound like a BBC journalist at your next dinner party. If words had a royal ball, this podcast would surely be the belle. So, tune into Learning English News Review and become the Shakespeare of news chatter! But remember glove-wear – some English jargon can bite!
Learning Machines 101: a lavish fiesta of nerdy delight that introduces you to the exhilarating world of artificial intelligence. Hosted by Dr. Richard Golden, a swanky professor who, instead of tutoring robots, went off on a podcast tangent to enlighten humans about them. Whether you're a math whizkid, a curious beginner, or just someone who's obsessed with the 'Terminator' marathon, this podcast is your jam. It dives into the nitty-gritty of machine learning, sprinkling in a healthy dollop of humor and everyday comparisons to keep things light. Most riveting episode? 'Occam’s Electric Razor.' Here, you'll uncover whether a super-intelligent alien is just a myth, or your next-door neighbor. Quite the cliffhanger, isn't it? Buckle up, get your geek mode on, and plunge into the enchanting world of Learning Machines 101!
Are you dragging your feet to learn something new every day? Well, buckle up, people! Purposeful Learning podcast is on a mission to make learning a hoot. With the host, who suspiciously sounds like your wise, slightly eccentric professor, this podcast is all about amplifying your “Aha!” moments. Each episode is a blend of smarts, humor, and just the right amount of knowledge-dropping, designed specifically for the unquenchable thirst of curious minds. So, whether you’re a college learner or a dapper grandpa with newfound free time, get ready for a knowledge-packed joyride. One great episode is 'The Power of Existential Crises', where the existential dread is served with a side of cheerfulness. So, jump into the world of Purposeful Learning, where the fun never ends…and the learning begins!
Crack open the metaphorical textbook of life with 'Learning Unlocked', your quirky crash course on, well, everything! Hosted by the cerebral sitcom of knowledge, Professor I. Know-it-All, and curious everywoman, Wondering Wendy, this podcast seeks to answer the questions you never knew you had. Are you a trivia geek thirsty for knowledge? Or perhaps you're just a curious cat? Either way, they've got your mental snacks ready. While the Professor excels in sharing earth-shattering facts with infectious enthusiasm, Wendy brings a relatable charm naivety, always asking the questions you're too shy to Google. From the mysteries of black holes to bizarre historical tidbits, 'Learning Unlocked' is your pocket-sized university, delivering laughs and learning in equal measure. Don't forget your funny bone for this class!
"Lose your learning fears with the Learning Disabilities podcast! A virtual feast of knowledge, served up by Dr. Smarty Pants and Professor Know-it-all. Designed for anyone struggling with learning challenges, parents & educators. This dynamic duo weaves expert advice, groundbreaking research, and personal narratives into an irresistible sonic tapestry. Highlights include "Dyslexia under the Microscope" where they explore the secrets of the dyslexic brain. No dull moment here, just game-changing info on turning disabilities into superpowers. So strap in, tune in, learn a ton, giggle a bit. This isn’t your grandma's learning support. It's your rocket fuel for success. Perfect for anyone who ever wondered why they learn differently - then decided to use that to rule the world!"
'Etsy Learning' Podcast, the brainchild of craft-savvy devotees who admit they can't separate their lives from their crafting supplies. Your host, a wizard of knitting needles-turned-podcaster, traded the purl stitch for the microphone, solely to help other Etsy enthusiasts around the globe. The co-host, an ex-origami master, is now a connoisseur of business strategies. Their passion? Not just Picasso-level crafting, but also monkeying around with graphs and stats. 'Etsy Learning' is your ultimate school, stuffing you with Etsy business hacks, topped with a side of craft jokes. One sizzling episode? 'Excel in Imperfection.' Their guest, an Etsy rebel, shouts, "Hey, it's okay to ship a lopsided mug!". Tune in and learn so much more from these chaotic craft maestros.
Strap in your thinking caps for "LEARNING GALLERY," a podcast that ‘edu-tains’ as much as a squirrel on roller skates! Hosted by a duo as delightful as freshly brewed coffee, they've ditched conventional learning for this audio affair, bringing the world's wisdom straight to your earbuds. Bite-sized lessons from diverse fields? Check. Interviews with ground-breaking pioneers? Double-check. Perfect for curious souls, aspiring know-it-alls, and anyone allergic to boredom. Fear not, the Learning Gallery turns the ordinary into extraordinary, transforming humdrum facts into your next favorite fun nugget. One hot episode is "Learning To Laugh At Life", featuring humorist Dwight Gigglemeister, reminding us that laughter, like a good podcast, is a shortcut to enlightenment. Tune in and let your mind roam free!
Buckle up for a rollicking good time with "Learning and Living" - a podcast that squares dance between the worlds of education and daily life. Your fearless guides? Two lifelong learners with an insatiable craving for wisdom - and a strong affinity for donuts! This giggle-inducing, thought-provoking show makes trudging through life's labyrinth an engaging escapade. Aimed at pedal-to-the-metal people who thrive on growth, this podcast covers topics ranging from quirky quantum theories to making the perfect coffee at home. In the riveting episode "Ode to Oddball", guest star Aristotle Applesauce teaches you that it's alright to rock that boat when everyone else is docking. Take it from us, this is one stops learning shop that'll leave you hungry for more... and maybe another donut!
Hold onto your sombreros and pick up those Spanish dictionaries, amigos! 'Spanish Learning' is a podcast tailor-made for those looking to become peak-performing polyglots. This engaging espanol experience is led by some señor and señorita who were dazzled by the delights of Spanish culture and melodious language, and now want to share that passion with you. Trust us, this isn't your typical, snore-inducing language class. Expect punchy dialogues, captivating cultural insights, and grammar that doesn't make you want to throw your headset out the window. Whether you're a newbie nibbling at nouns or an advanced verbal virtuoso, 'Spanish Learning' adds salsa to your grammar grind and flair to your vocabulary vault. Because learning a language should be a fiesta, not a siesta, right? Tune in and let the language learning fiesta begin!
Meet the P Learning Podcast: the Swiss Army Knife of education's future, hosted by the cheeky duo who traded traditional classrooms for the wild web. Your guides on this intellectual safari? A former biochemist turned AI guru, and a historian with a penchant for psychology. Their shared mission? To make learning as contagious as yawning. Perfect for information junkies, educators on the edge, and curious minds of all ages. Revel in episodes like "The Fibonacci Sequence of Failing Upwards", where they make fumbling forward as appealing as a slice of cake. Get ready to blend learning and laughter with the P Learning Podcast, the only syllabus you'll need for the school of life... and maybe even Mars someday!
Brace yourself for a brain-boggling journey into the knowledge galaxy with the Snowball Learning podcast. Imagine if Albert Einstein and Bill Nye had a love child—it'd be this podcast! Hosted by education enthusiast, Dr. Books-a-lot, who left his elite ivory tower to sprinkle knowledge nuggets like fairy dust all over the universe. From quantum physics to the dark secrets of the avocado, no topic is too daunting! Unlike your high-school science class, yawns and snores are banned here. Ideal for curious minds, lifelong learners and that guy who always keeps asking, 'why?'. The pièce de résistance? The episode 'Learning to Love the Library', where guest, Whispering Wendy, unveils the secrets of the mystical land of hushed whispers and musty pages. Get ready to reach your intellectual Everest with Snowball Learning. Listen, laugh, learn!
"Ladies and gents, set your spreadsheets aside, as it's time for 'Learning Business' - a podcast so entertaining you might even forget it's making you smarter. Picture two towering figures of business-babble-rambling, their suits crisp as their insights, distilling the world of business into bite-sized nuggets of wisdom. Whether you're a Wall Street wizard, startup savant or a cubicle crusader, you'll find golden grains of knowledge in every episode. Crackling with wit, chock-full of thought-provoking ideas - it's like MBA in a box, but you know, fun! Expect interviews with the likes of Elon or the next-door entrepreneur, to chats about disrupting the Tupperware industry. With 'Learning Business', commerce has never been so comic, or compelling!"
Tune in to the 'Mondial Learning' podcast, the brainchild of globe-trotting educators with an unmatched passion for pedagogy. Ever wondered what happens when the thirst for knowledge meets the magic of audio? You get a podcast that's as enlightening as it is entertaining! Zooming in on everything from the nuances of neurolearning to the marvels of multilingualism, Mondial Learning is the perfect one-stop shop for inquisitive minds. Whether you're an EdTech enthusiast, a flamboyant linguist, or a grandma looking for brain-training tips, get ready to bookmark, binge and broaden your horizons. And don’t miss out on the spicy debates they cook up - it's like MasterChef, but for learning theories! Buckle up and get ready for a truly global learning journey.
In Learning Boricua, the Puerto Rican lingo gets a comedic revamp! Imagine a linguistics class mixed with a stand-up show, that's precisely what this podcast embodies. Hosted by the ever-energetic Carlos Gomez, a retired language professor with a joke up his sleeve, Learning Boricua is your one-stop-shop for all things Boricua dialect. Don't understand what Boricua is? No problemo! That's what this witty podcast is all about, teaching you the vibrant culture and language of Puerto Rico... but with a funny twist! Likely to tickle your funny bone and satiate your linguistic curiosity, this podcast is a must-listen for language enthusiasts, comedy lovers, and adventure seekers who believe learning accents is their passport to the world. Tune in to their exhilarating episode "Spanglish: The True Boricua Blend!" You're in for a laugh-and-learn riot!
'Embassy Learning Podcast, a hotbed of knowledge served with a top hat, monocle and a side of wit! The host, a retired diplomat, along with guest world leaders, dismantle complex global issues like a high-stakes game of Jenga. Aimed at couch potato intellectuals aspiring to broaden their horizons, this podcast carefully unwraps the world of diplomacy, politics and foreign affairs. Pull up a seat and get ready to hopscotch around embassies from Tokyo to Timbuktu. A standout episode, 'Diplomacy Done Right,' features Kofi Annan spilling tea (not secrets, folks!) about his U.N role. Truly an intellectual joyride, the Embassy Learning Podcast makes you feel brighter than Edison's lab at a Christmas light sale!'
"Bigfoot Learning Podcast, the Schoolhouse Rock of cryptozoology! Hosts Ian and Jack, retired park rangers and self-proclaimed 'sasquatch scholars,' share their enthusiasm and encyclopedic knowledge about everyone's favorite elusive beast - Bigfoot! For all those budding Bigfoot buffs, curious kids, or adults who still look twice at a forest's shadows, Bigfoot Learning is your playground. A hilarious and enlightening expedition, unearthing myths and mysteries of the world of cryptids. Never a dull moment with episodes like "Why no Bigfoot on Google Earth?". So, strap on your hiking boots, adjust your tin foil hats, and join the pair as they joyfully stumble through the underbrush of Bigfoot lore. A kind of education you never knew you missing. Wouldn't you like to learn a Squatch or two?"
Hold onto your headphones because 'Leaders Learning' Podcast is about to take your leadership game to a whole new level! Hosted by luminary leaders, who hung up their corporate gloves to dangle enlightening audios in your ears. Their aim? Enlightening future bosses just like you! Each episode tackles various leadership skills, strategies, and wisdom with a flavorful twist of stories - think of it as a buffet of information that leaves corporate jargon at the door. An episode worth a rumble? "Embrace the Grind", where they take the meaning of hard work and flip it into a fun yawn-stifling conversation. Audience? Every wannabe boss babe and guy who's keen on leading teams without driving them up the wall! 'Leaders Learning Podcast, the ultimate shortcut to bossing up without the fuss!