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TechStuff
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TechStuff is a show about technology. And it’s not just how technology works. Join host Jonathan Strickland as he explores the people behind the tech, the companies that market it and how technology affects our lives and culture.
 
If you've ever wanted to know about champagne, satanism, the Stonewall Uprising, chaos theory, LSD, El Nino, true crime and Rosa Parks then look no further. Josh and Chuck have you covered.
 
Join Holly and Tracy as they bring you the greatest and strangest Stuff You Missed In History Class in this podcast by HowStuffWorks.com.
 
Deep in the back of your mind, you’ve always had the feeling that there’s something strange about reality. There is. Join Robert and Joe as they examine neurological quandaries, cosmic mysteries, evolutionary marvels and our transhuman future on Stuff To Blow Your Mind, a podcast from HowStuffWorks.com.
 
Enhance your energy, lose weight, boost your performance, and look better than ever in your bathing suit with the Get-Fit Guy! If you want to begin an exercise routine and don't know where to start, or if you've been working out for a while and aren't getting the results you want, host Brock Armstrong will give you the tips you need to reach all of your fitness goals. Get expert information and advice on everything from toning your arms, butt, and abs, to blasting fat fast, to running a 5K a ...
 
From UFOs to psychic powers and government conspiracies, history is riddled with unexplained events. You can turn back now or learn the Stuff They Don't Want You To Know, an audio podcast from HowStuffWorks.com.
 
Tune in to Stuff Mom Never Told You to hear Bridget Todd and Anney Reese keep it real with a research-driven rundown of the ever-evolving challenges facing women today and throughout history, paired with smart, strategic solutions to further women’s lives, careers, and activism. New episodes come out every Wednesday and Friday.
 
Want to work smarter, not harder? Here's how to do it. Join Stever Robbins, author of "Get-It-Done Guy's 9 Steps to Work Less and Do More", each week as he provides inventive productivity and organization tips to transform even the most overwhelmed person into an overachiever. Are you buried in email? Stever will tell you how to dig your way out. Is technology holding you captive? Stever will help you evaluate your devices and only use the ones that actually help you get stuff done.
 
Welcome to psychology for the rest of us. Host Dr. Ellen Hendriksen takes the science of psychology and makes it both entertaining and relatable. Using a sympathetic ear and evidence-based research, she explains the ‘why’ behind emotions like joy, anger, fear, trust, and anxiety, and helps you better understand the relationships you form with your friends, family, coworkers, and yourself. Seeking a healthier emotional life? It’s time to bring a trained psychologist and mental health expert a ...
 
Essential listening for the broadcast production, journalism and technology communities. Practical advice on all aspects of TV, radio, journalism.
 
You'll get fun and friendly doses of writing advice in three short chunks: a Quick and Dirty Tip, a meaty middle, and a final tidbit. Grammar Girl covers everything from punctuation and grammar to style and voice. QuickandDirtyTips.com
 
The Math Dude makes understanding math easier and more fun than you ever thought possible. Host Dr. Jason Marshall provides clear explanations of math terms and principles, and his simple tricks for solving basic algebra problems will have even the most mathphobic looking forward to working out whatever math problem comes their way. If you're getting ready to take the SAT, GRE, or any of the other standardized tests; or if you're going back to school and need to brush up on the basics, Math ...
 
Money Girl provides short and friendly business, personal finance, and investing tips to help you live a richer life. Whether you're just starting out or are already a savvy investor, Money Girl's advice will point you in the right direction. From the creators of Grammar Girl at QuickandDirtyTips.com.
 
Capturing the nation in conversation to build a unique picture of our lives today and preserve it for future generations.
 
Join Monica Reinagel, author of "Nutrition Diva's Secrets for a Healthy Diet," as she serves up simple, painless ways to upgrade your eating habits. Sorting through conflicting information and busting popular myths, Monica takes the stress out of eating so you can enjoy food, instead of fighting it. Before you know it, you'll be eating healthier and feeling more fabulous!
 
The Clever Cookstr serves up the most timely, relevant tips from the world’s best kitchens. You’ll get a delightful mix of cooking tips from emerging and established chefs and cookbook authors, as well as exclusive insights from bakers, sommeliers, farmers, grocers, and more. Every week, Clever Cookstr provides useful information for aspiring and long-time food lovers— and for anyone who wants to get delicious homemade food on the table. If you’ve been looking for a fun, fast-paced, authorit ...
 
How do astronomers photograph a black hole? How often do planes get hit by lightning? What does the EPA actually do? Science is all around us and transforming our world at a rapid pace. Extragalactic astrophysicist Sabrina Stierwalt is here to guide you through it. She'll help you make sense of the everyday and the once-in-a-lifetime.
 
The Public Speaker helps you to inform, motivate, entertain, and persuade better. Lisa B. Marshall, author of "Smart Talk: The Public Speaker's Guide to Success in Every Situation," has short, practical tips that help you to be engaging and memorable every time you speak. It's not just about public speaking, it's about effective communication.
 
Whether you're dealing with baby colic, your toddler's tantrums, your tween's moods, or your teen's college applications, Mighty Mommy has parenting tips to help make your family life easier and much more fun. As the mother of 8 kids, Cheryl Butler has seen it all - and survived. Follow Cheryl's practical advice and you too will be a Mighty Mommy!
 
Tech Talker demystifies technology and cutting edge devices so that even the most tech illiterate can understand what's going on with their computer or smartphone - and what to do when something goes wrong. In this podcast you will get answers to some of the biggest questions people have when dealing with technology. You'll learn new shortcuts, how to decode technical jargon, which gadgets to buy and which to skip, and even how to defend yourself against the dark arts (hackers). No matter if ...
 
Calling all domestic divas (and dudes)! Whether you are an experienced home manager, or living on your own for the first time, the Domestic CEO has easy tips on keeping your home in tip-top shape. What's the best way to manage household chores? How to decorate your home on a budget? How to keep a playroom organized? Is there a simple way to get rid of wine stains? The Domestic CEO will answer these, and many other questions - plus give you tons of expert insights and advice on making your ho ...
 
Modern life has created a ton of etiquette dilemmas that never existed before. But thanks to Modern Manners Guy, you can navigate the minefield of 21st century life with class and poise. Whether you want to get ahead at work, improve your relationships, or use the right fork, Richie Frieman's savvy tips will help you live a more polite, successful life. Check out Richie's book, "Reply All...And Other Ways to Tank Your Career" to learn the secrets of getting ahead at work...or get left behind.
 
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CBeebies Radio
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CBeebies Radio takes you to a world of sound and music, where you can share imaginative adventures and listen to stories with your favourite CBeebies friends and characters.
 
The Dog Trainer wants you and your dog to have a wonderful time together. If you've got a puppy, get simple, sensible pointers for raising her. Rambunctious adolescent? Transform him into a civilized adult. As for the grownups, no dog is too old to learn new tricks -- or better manners. The Dog Trainer explains how to get the polite behaviors you want and then turn those behaviors into lifelong habits. Whether you're housetraining, teaching your dog to roll over, or wondering how to evaluate ...
 
Take charge of your health with the House Call Doctor. No topic is off limits as Dr. Sanaz Majd answers your most pressing medical questions with her trademark humor and straightforward advice. She'll make even the most complex medical issues easy to understand with expert advice on topics like cholesterol, diabetes, antibiotics, and everything else you need to know to understand your body better and improve your health and quality of life.
 
Interviews and discussion with a personal and often humorous touch. With guest presenters plus Kate Monaghan and the Ouch blog team. Ouch is available exclusively online.
 
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A Christmas Carol
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The classic ghost story by Charles Dickens, abridged in 9 episodes.
 
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Playtime
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Join Steven Kynman for songs, stories and movement activities. Lots of fun and learning for pre-school children.
 
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Together
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Join Gemma Hunt for the assembly series for children aged 7 to 11 - including a story, a song, reflection / prayer and opportunities for discussion.
 
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Let's Move
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Movement and dance series for children aged 4 - 6, with Cat Sandion and Justin Fletcher.
 
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Stimulus Sounds
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Encouraging listening skills for pre-school children with fun sound discrimination games.
 
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Time and Tune
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Developing music skills for pupils aged 7 - 9 through songs and music activities.
 
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Have fun baking with Stefan, his sister and mummy!In this fun series, Mr Tumble's spotty bag takes Justin and your little listener on an adventure to meet other children and hear what they are doing today #CBeebiesRadio
 
Chimpanzees are humanity's closest living relative, but there's both wonder and existential horror in that closeness. A species barrier separates us from the rest of the animal kingdom, but what if a chimp/human hybrid were to bridge that barrier? Join Robert Lamb and Christian Sager as they explore the case history of Russian biologist Ilya Iv ...…
 
Punk rock is often thought of as a 'white thing' even though it has roots in Black communities. Self-proclaimed riot girl Bridget explores the erasure of black women in punk. A & B revisit this favorite episode. Learn more about advertising on the HowStuffWorks podcasts at www.howstuffworks.com/advertisers.htm And to learn about your ad choices ...…
 
Today's episode revisits a Sarah and Deblina episode that revisits a tale of incredible wealth. When emperor Mansa Musa went on a pilgramage from Timbuktu to Mecca, he gave away so much gold that he crashed the gold market in Cairo. Learn more about advertising on the HowStuffWorks podcasts at www.howstuffworks.com/advertisers.htm And to learn ...…
 
The earliest depiction of a condom is found in a 15,000-year-old cave painting. Ever since humans realized sex led to children, we've been using condoms to prevent pregnancy. Join Josh and Chuck for this comprehensive tour of all things condom. Learn more about advertising on the HowStuffWorks podcasts at www.howstuffworks.com/advertisers.htm A ...…
 
Jump aboard the Jumble Bus with us – we’re all off to the park today!This fun-filled series encourages your little listener to identify different sounds and memorise sequences. #CBeebiesRadio
 
In our fanfiction finale, A & B look at why fanfiction is largely written by women, why so much of it is slash, and why any of this matters. Past fanfics and embarrassing usernames will be revealed. Learn more about advertising on the HowStuffWorks podcasts at www.howstuffworks.com/advertisers.htm And to learn about your ad choices when listeni ...…
 
Compared to other countries, the US has a massive incarceration rate. While the prison system has passionate supporters and ardent opponents, there's another aspect to the story -- one often ingored and forgotten: What happens to the children of prisoners? Join the guys and special guest Julian Wyatt as they explore the untold story of children ...…
 
Ali Jawad was told the night before an operation that he should prepare his friends and family for the worst - he might not wake up again.The powerlifter, a double above-knee amputee, had fallen ill a few years before at his first Paralympic Games and was diagnosed with Crohn's disease, an illness he'd never heard of, a few weeks later.He had t ...…
 
What is Rooster Teeth Productions? What is machinima? How did Red vs. Blue get started? Listen in as Jonathan and Chris interview Burnie Burns, the pioneering founder of Rooster Teeth Productions. Learn more about advertising on the HowStuffWorks podcasts at www.howstuffworks.com/advertisers.htm And to learn about your ad choices when listening ...…
 
Usually, awkwardness gets thrown around as a personality trait,as in, "I hate parties because I'm so awkward." Or, "I have a hard time meeting new people because I'm awkward." But this week, This week, Savvy Psychologist Dr. Ellen Hendriksen discovers that Melissa Dahl, journalist and author of Cringeworthy: A Theory of Awkwardness, looks at aw ...…
 
Here’s a special poem all about hope, new beginnings and belonging.
 
Tiny Clanger’s beautiful new tune has got Mother dancing. Tiny suggests Mother should play along, but Mother declines bashfully. Major adds his support and encourages her to have a go, but when everyone joins in, Mother gets flustered and retires to her garden. However, Major is not giving up that easily… This series uses soft music and storyte ...…
 
Nothing can escape the pull of a black hole, not even Stuff to Blow Your Mind. Join Robert Lamb and Joe McCormick for a three-part exploration of these incredible, invisible regions of the cosmos where ponderous mass warps the very fabric of space and time. In this episode, learn all about the science of black hole detection. Learn more about a ...…
 
Some people say you shouldn't use "aggravate" to mean "irritate" or "annoy." It has to do with the word's origin. Also, does it irritate you when people use "invite" as a noun?FOLLOW GRAMMAR GIRLTwitter: http://twitter.com/grammargirlFacebook: http://facebook.com/grammargirlPinterest: http://pinterest.com/realgrammargirlInstagram: http://instag ...…
 
Depending on who you talk to, Genghis Khan was either a sadistic madman or one of the great leaders in world history. One thing is sure, he was one of the most advanced military minds of all time. Learn more about advertising on the HowStuffWorks podcasts at www.howstuffworks.com/advertisers.htm And to learn about your ad choices when listening ...…
 
We finish our story about Hedy Lamarr and look at how frequency hopping works and is un underlying technology for many modern communications systems. And then we have some fun talking about celebrity inventions. Learn more about advertising on the HowStuffWorks podcasts at www.howstuffworks.com/advertisers.htm And to learn about your ad choices ...…
 
This story is based on true events and contains some challenging issues, but the overriding theme is one of hope, new beginnings and belonging.Birhan and her mama have been on a very long journey together all the way from Ethiopia in Africa to find a safe place to live in England. After meeting lots of kind people along the way who have helped ...…
 
Dance along to this classic nursery rhyme with a modern twist! #CBeebiesRadio
 
Fanfiction is a space dominated by women, and it is often derided as weird, immoral and/or terrifying. In Part I of this two-part episode, A & B go over the basics of the world of fanfic. Learn more about advertising on the HowStuffWorks podcasts at www.howstuffworks.com/advertisers.htm And to learn about your ad choices when listening to podca ...…
 
Google -- or, more properly, Alphabet -- is a huge company, and is at the bleeding edge of numerous technological innovations. So, while it wasn't necessarily a surprise that Uncle Sam wanted Google's help building AI, it certainly disturbed a great many people, some of whom were Google's own engineers. So what exactly happened? Join the guys a ...…
 
All six of today’s topics are mass evacuations of children and youth because of a war or other unrest, and include Kindertransport, Operation Pedro Pan, and Operation Babylift. Learn more about advertising on the HowStuffWorks podcasts at www.howstuffworks.com/advertisers.htm And to learn about your ad choices when listening to podcasts, visit ...…
 
Classic film star Hedy Lamarr was celebrated for her appearance but what many people didn't know was that she also co-invented a method of communication that underlies many technologies today. We learn more about Hedy Lamarr and frequency hopping. Learn more about advertising on the HowStuffWorks podcasts at www.howstuffworks.com/advertisers.ht ...…
 
This story is based on true events and contains some challenging issues, but the overriding theme is one of hope, new beginnings and belonging.Like many girls in Afghanistan, Farah had never been to school, in fact there were lots of things that Farah wanted to do but couldn’t in her home country. So once her family had found a safe place to li ...…
 
Ferne and Rory meet Ben the horse vet who is treating Annie, a Bay Mare competition horse. Annie has sore front legs and needs some help from Ben to get back to her clip-clopping best around the yard. #CBeebiesRadio
 
Tempted to roll the dice with a windfall to make a quick profit? Use this five-point checklist to know if your financial foundation is strong enough to make a risky investment and why investing for the long-term is the best strategy.Read the transcript at https://www.quickanddirtytips.com/money-finance/investing/a-5-point-checklist-for-how-to-i ...…
 
Moderating our sodium intake may help us maintain healthier gut flora, which is associated with healthier body weight. Who saw that coming?Read the transcript at https://www.quickanddirtytips.com/health-fitness/healthy-eating/the-surprising-link-between-salt-and-weight-gainCheck out all the Quick and Dirty Tips shows:www.quickanddirtytips.com/p ...…
 
Todd Richards, author of Soul: A Chef’s Culinary Evolution in 150 Recipes, reimagines classic soul food recipes by exploring their histories and creating new internationally-inspired food medleys.Read the transcript at https://www.quickanddirtytips.com/house-home/food/how-one-brilliant-chef-is-redefining-soul-foodCheck out all the Quick and Dir ...…
 
Nothing can escape the pull of a black hole, not even Stuff to Blow Your Mind. Join Robert Lamb and Joe McCormick for a three-part exploration of these incredible, invisible regions of the cosmos where ponderous mass warps the very fabric of space and time. Up first, learn how the idea of black holes emerged as a mere ghost in the math. Learn m ...…
 
When the birth control pill hit the market in 1960 it landed like a social bomb. Almost overnight, women gained the ability to separate sex from pregnancy and everything from feminism to patients’ rights centered on it. Learn more about advertising on the HowStuffWorks podcasts at www.howstuffworks.com/advertisers.htm And to learn about your ad ...…
 
Podcasting has become increasingly popular over the years. What do you need to know to start your own? We give tips on how to go about creating your very own podcast. Learn more about advertising on the HowStuffWorks podcasts at www.howstuffworks.com/advertisers.htm And to learn about your ad choices when listening to podcasts, visit https://ww ...…
 
Steven Kynman has songs, stories and movement activities for pre-school children.
 
This story is based on true events and contains some challenging issues, but the overriding theme is one of hope, new beginnings and belonging.Grandma Jenkin’s has been helping Hivi and her family since they arrived in England from Syria. One day Grandma Jenkins invites her granddaughters Rose and Dulcie, to meet Hivi and her family. She takes ...…
 
Michael Rosen and poet Valerie Bloom describe everyday things in unusual and different ways, by using riddles to make poems. Today’s poem is 'Thirty White Horses'. Join Michael for a fun, playful exploration of poetry, words and sounds, encouraging little listeners to create fun poems, rhymes and riddles through listening and participation. #CB ...…
 
If you really want to kick some butt, it is certainly necessary to train in ways that are specific to your chosen sport. But cross-training is also an extremely beneficial training component. One that I believe can benefit you all the way down to your DNA.Read the transcript at https://www.quickanddirtytips.com/health-fitness/exercise/why-cross ...…
 
We all know it’s a good idea to get up off the couch for a little while but what does a little fresh air actually do for us? How much time should we be spending outdoors?Read the transcript at https://www.quickanddirtytips.com/education/science/how-much-time-should-we-be-spending-outdoorsCheck out all the Quick and Dirty Tips shows:www.quickand ...…
 
On June 30, 1908 at approximately 7:15am, the sky over Siberia lit up with what was described by witnesses as a massive fireball, or the sky engulfed in fire. For the last century, scientists have been trying to figure out exactly what happened. Learn more about advertising on the HowStuffWorks podcasts at www.howstuffworks.com/advertisers.htm ...…
 
More fun listening activities for the very young
 
Name your notes consistently, and expand into a folder of notes if needed. Read the transcript at https://www.quickanddirtytips.com/productivity/organization/make-the-most-of-the-notes-app-on-your-phoneCheck out all the Quick and Dirty Tips shows:www.quickanddirtytips.com/podcastsFOLLOW GET-IT-DONE GUYFacebook: https://www.facebook.com/GetItDon ...…
 
What has eBay been up to over the last few years? We catch up with the company and bring our story up to the present day. As long as that present day is in 2018. Learn more about advertising on the HowStuffWorks podcasts at www.howstuffworks.com/advertisers.htm And to learn about your ad choices when listening to podcasts, visit https://www.how ...…
 
This story is based on true events and contains some challenging issues, but the overriding theme is one of hope, new beginnings and belonging.Ravi and his family have to leave their home in Syria because of the war. They drive for many miles leaving their family, friends and belongings behind. Ravi uses his imagination and love of superheroes ...…
 
When Kari is about to throw out an old box of rubbish Barry shows that they can use it for something creative instead. Kari struggles to get her imagination going, but accidentally dropping a box in green paint leads her to create a fantastic homemade alien! Barry also creates a box: to store all their fantastic creations in.We meet two young T ...…
 
In poetry, in jazz, or in the lasting impact of children - however young - on parents
 
Whether you’re working or hanging out with your kids for the summer break, Mighty Mommy shares 6 cool ways you can embrace your summer before things start to get too hot!Read the transcript at https://www.quickanddirtytips.com/house-home/holidays/summer/6-smart-ways-to-embrace-summer-vacationCheck out all the Quick and Dirty Tips shows:www.quic ...…
 
Alexus loves going to the football match with her dad. Today, she meets the team's mascot, Harry the hornet! Share the joy of children discovering and experiencing their special days with #CBeebiesRadio
 
A & B discuss some updates on #MeToo, and take a look back at how it started in this classic episode. Learn more about advertising on the HowStuffWorks podcasts at www.howstuffworks.com/advertisers.htm And to learn about your ad choices when listening to podcasts, visit https://www.howstuffworks.com/privacy.htm#ad-choices…
 
This is a revisit of a Sarah and Deblina episode on Alan Turing, who conceived of computers decades before anyone was building one. He also acted as a top-secret code breaker during World War II. Despite his accomplishments, he was prosecuted as a homosexual by the British government. Learn more about advertising on the HowStuffWorks podcasts a ...…
 
When the Visigoths ruled Spain, they introduced the idea of battling bulls at festivals. Today matadors get paid $100,000 and perform in front of 50,000 fans. But is bullfighting an antiquated, abusive relic or a cultural tradition above reproach? Learn more about advertising on the HowStuffWorks podcasts at www.howstuffworks.com/advertisers.ht ...…
 
We all have a pretty good notion of noise, but what exactly is silence? Is it a substance or an absence? Between the mindflaying quiet of soundless rooms to wildlife ambience and white noise machines, what is the ideal balance of silence? In this episode of the Stuff to Blow Your Mind podcast, Robert and Joe look for answers and, yes, also disc ...…
 
Get ready for a ride to the city on the Jumble Bus with all your friends!This fun-filled series encourages your little listener to identify different sounds and memorise sequences. #CBeebiesRadio
 
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