Best Generalknowledge podcasts we could find (Updated June 2018)
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Real News Australia was founded in 2012 and is Australia's leading alternative news site featuring; current news articles that actually matter, opinionated editorials, shared news items from Australia and around the world, documentary films & video clips. We are dedicated to talking about real issues, health news, world events, political events and deciphering the main stream media garbage in order to break the cycle of propaganda.
 
Play along with the guests (all pub trivia staff or hosts) to figure out the answer to the questions. Each episode is a quick 20-30 minutes and features multiple interesting facts from random categories that vary each week, so you'll never know what you're going to learn about!We may write the questions... but We Don't Know Either.
 
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So Now You Know
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So Now You Know, the podcast about everything you never knew you were interested in. Join Cat and Steph as they research and discuss a different topic every week, from history and science, to current events and pop culture. Find us on Facebook at facebook.com/SNYKpodcast.com and Twitter at twitter.com/snykpod Prefer e-mail? Share your thoughts at listener[at]snykpodcast.comThe podcast about everything you never knew you were interested in
 
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Random Sampling
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Kerry and Jessie discuss random wikipedia article and try to learn things.
 
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Brains Matter
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The Podcast on Science, Curiosities, and General Knowledge. Brains Really Do Matter!
 
The Wide Open Air Exchange is the place you'll go to learn a little about a lot of different subjects by listening to conversations with specialists in their fields and enthusiasts with special interests and experiences. Expand your general knowledge or find inspiration for vocational pursuits. Key themes are how people got interested in what they do and their career pathways and life stories. The ethos behind the podcast is an effort to move beyond small talk and formalities to have more pe ...
 
The Brofessors Podcast is a weekly comedy quiz show where two of NZ's best quizzers take on all comers in a general knowledge extravaganza. Listen in for banter, trivia and light hearted competition.
 
Not for the faint of heart or sensitive spirit, Dr. Gary Bell's Absurd Psychology is about helping our lives in the insane world we exist today. It is a sarcastic, smart and witty view of the lives we cope with, including straight answers, real information and new perspectives to bring LIFE back to our existence. Dr. Bell brings deep insight, common sense and weaves general knowledge of how the brain is operating under various circumstances. Dr. Bell challenges us all to OWN our lives. How d ...
 
Welcome to the Whostorian podcast. Join Stylin' Steve and Shannon Lush each week as they explore the Whoniverse and offer their own thoughts, opinions and general knowledge about all things Doctor Who
 
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LearnByMp3.com
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learnbymp3.com - Learning Mp3 Podcast. Featuring number, phonics, spelling, geography and general knowledge learning podcasts.
 
Welcome to our trivia podcast! In our laboratory-condition recording studio (not.) we borrowed (stole.) the best ingredients from other trivia podcasts to bring you what we like to call "The best podcast about trivia, music, and movies, from central Illinois EVER." We include two rounds in most episodes: General Knowledg, and Movies, plus a bonus Wikipedia Listener Challenge every week. Friend us on Facebook or send us comments at TrivialTriviaPodcast@gmail.com, and you can receive a shoutou ...
 
Eighth grade history content recaps and general knowledge dropping from Fitz Intermediate school in Garden Grove Unified.
 
Every week, we present a fast and fun trivia game where general knowledge is taste-tested from a specific topic...or specific knowledge on a general topic. Either way, the delicious bits of trivia minutiae will be served up, piping hot!
 
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Podcast Game Show
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Podcast Game Show is the first trivia quiz show built exclusively for your ears. Play along, learn cool new trivia facts, and impress your friends! In each episode we welcome a new contestant and test their knowledge of trivia, pop culture, technology, current events, general knowledge, and more. At the end of each season, the top contestants will face off for the grand prize!
 
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New Tech
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Welcome to the Daniel.I podcast, where amazing things happen. I give you general knowledge about new tech and all about them.
 
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The MAD Wednesday Crew are all in the house to chat to our favourite Country Cousin Damien Stevens-Todd about all the goings on in Rural Victoria! NEXUS LGBTI Support Group Dinner in Shepparton Monday 4th June 6:30-8:00pm details here Gender Bender at ONE, Queens Birthday Weekend Saturday June 9th In One Nightclub in Albury Gender Bender return ...…
 
Shan hymn. Shan health talk program. Shan general knowledge program. I surrender allBy podcasts@awr.org (AWR).
 
Sarah Garrett takes on Adam Sekli in this week's "Adam v. The World". It's close and gets very heated! Who do you reckon is more competitive? Listen, find out and test your own general knowledge at the same time! Joel, Adam and Sarah are back Friday morning from 10 on Phoenix Radio and Brisbane Youth Radio 1197AM and DAB+ digital radio.…
 
Published on 02 Jan 2018. Can you look at someone's face and know what they're feeling? Does everyone experience happiness, sadness and anxiety the same way? What are emotions anyway? For the past 25 years, psychology professor Lisa Feldman Barrett has mapped facial expressions, scanned brains and analyzed hundreds of physiology studies to unde ...…
 
Published on 09 Apr 2018. Guests: Dr. Gary Brierley (aka Dr. Mole), tunnel engineer, Dr. Miquel Salmeron, physicist at Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, and Mark Messer, ice meister and operations manager at the University of Calgary Olympic Oval. Special thanks to callers Nikki and Erin.Check out the Terrifying Tunnel Video referenced in ...…
 
Published on 02 Jun 2016. On the inaugural episode of More Perfect, we explore three little words embedded in the 8th Amendment of the U.S. Constitution: “cruel and unusual.” The Supreme Court has continually grappled with what these words mean, especially as they pertain to one of our most hot button issues as a country: the death penalty.…
 
Published on 15 May 2014. In late April, former Daily Show correspondent John Oliver kicked off his HBO news-satire program, Last Week Tonight. Oliver, who spent nearly eight years at The Daily Show and has a solid background in political satire, is off to a good start. His weekly series—which offers biting commentary on the past week's biggest ...…
 
In this episode we gather together to discuss sponsors, we have a general knowledge quiz with the expected results, and we finish off the show with the usual bit of banter that we’re known for. We still have some openings for the JfBS Benefit Show. Just $10.00 gets you into the Tonic Lounge for a night of music, booze, and fun. And it’s all for ...…
 
Published on 01 Dec 2016. We tend to think of medicine as a science, but for most of human history it has been scientific-ish at best. In the first episode of a three-part series, we look at the grotesque mistakes produced by centuries of trial-and-error, and ask whether the new era of evidence-based medicine is the solution.…
 
Published on 30 Nov 2016. Two love stories from Greek mythology...because those go so well. The first is the story of Narcissus and Echo, which was doomed from the moment one jumped out of the bushes at the other for a non-consensual hug. The second story is of Orpheus and Eurydice. Orpheus takes the (non-death) early retirement option from his ...…
 
Published on 30 Nov 2016. Two love stories from Greek mythology...because those go so well. The first is the story of Narcissus and Echo, which was doomed from the moment one jumped out of the bushes at the other for a non-consensual hug. The second story is of Orpheus and Eurydice. Orpheus takes the (non-death) early retirement option from his ...…
 
Published on 21 Aug 2017. There are some locations that seem to draw humans closer. Places that are away from the bustle of everyday life, that almost seem part of our soul. We go there for solitaire, or for rest, or recreation. Sometimes, though, we don’t return. * * * This episode of Lore was sponsored by: Squarespace: If you're passionate ab ...…
 
Published on 07 Sep 2017. Where do our ideas about morality and meaning come from? Most people - from religious extremists to secular scientists - would agree on one point: that science has nothing to say on the subject of human values. Indeed, science's failure to explain meaning and morality has become the primary justification for religious ...…
 
Published on 27 Mar 2017. Researchers are working to improve the lives of adult picky eaters. We break down who the Secret Service protects, and at what costs to taxpayers. Plus, there's a $700 kit that turns certain cars into self-driving cars -- and it works.
 
Use this day planner to enjoy a perfect day at the Getty Center in Los Angeles, California, one of the world’s top art museums. Take the tram to the top of the hill and admire the Los Angeles skyline from the unique perspective of the Getty Center. Take a free tour of the highlights of the collections, including paintings by Van Gogh, Renoir, M ...…
 
Published on 10 Apr 2017. Is scattering ashes technically littering? Will circular runways be the future of airports? Can the TSA search the data in your electronic devices? In this episode, these questions are answered and only two bad puns are made.
 
Published on 13 Mar 2018. Beyond the U.S. gun control debate, another question deserves examination: Why are schools so frequently the sites of mass gun violence in America? We explore the psychology and potential solutions in this episode of BrainStuff.
 
Friend of the show and Intercontinental Champion, David Rafetto guest hosts this very special 2 on 2 episode. Don’t call it a rematch, as Jeff and Neal defend their prior week’s victory from Ken and Matt. Neal know’s his stars, Jeff doesn’t need a clue, Matt plugs our first (un)official sponsor, and Ken is thankful to squirrels. Can Ken and Mat ...…
 
Published on 01 Mar 2018. The comics channel the indignities of puberty in their animated Netflix comedy series 'Big Mouth.' Looking back on his own adolescence, Mulaney says: "I was always mystified." The duo are hosting the Independent Spirit Awards this Saturday. Also, film critic David Edelstein reviews 'Red Sparrow' starring Jennifer Lawrence.…
 
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Published on 02 Mar 2018. The human brain is full of mysteries, and why we dream is a big one. Learn the leading theories about why we dream in this episode of BrainStuff.
 
Published on 27 Feb 2018. Psychologist and journalist Lauren Slater, who suffers from depression and bipolar disorder, has first-hand experience with psychotropic drugs; she's been taking medication for 35 years. "As a nation, we're consuming them; we're gobbling them down," Slater tells Terry Gross. "And we don't really know what we're taking ...…
 
Published on 17 Sep 2015. Dan Ariely is Professor of Psychology & Behavioral Economics at Duke University in North Carolina. Dan’s interests span a wide range of behaviors, and his sometimes unusual experiments are consistently interesting, amusing and informative, demonstrating profound ideas that fly in the face of common wisdom.Dan is the au ...…
 
Published on 26 Feb 2018. Experts are divided on whether modern lifestyle factors, like social media use and smaller family units, are leading to greater loneliness.
 
The first episode kicked off introducing ourselves - who we are as critical care nurses - and why we care so much about preventative health. In this episode, we do our best to simplify the definition of preventative health and discuss simple lifestyle changes you can make to SIMPLIFY your daily life. Prevention should improve your overall healt ...…
 
Published on 03 Sep 2015. How much money is there on the planet? We investigate.
 
Published on 29 Nov 2016. Many of us spend lots of time and energy trying to get organized. We KonMari our closets, we strive for inbox zero, we tell our kids to clean their rooms, and our politicians to clean up Washington. But Economist Tim Harford says, maybe we should embrace the chaos. His new book is Messy: The Power of Disorder to Transf ...…
 
Published on 26 Feb 2018. Writer and cartoonist Tim Kreider admits unabashedly that the longest relationship of his adult life was with the stray cat that became his companion for 19 years. His new collection of personal essays details his many unconventional relationships, which include the girlfriend he traveled with on a circus train, a marr ...…
 
Published on 22 Feb 2018. New York Times reporter Scott Shane discusses special counsel Robert Mueller's indictment of 13 Russians who allegedly participated in a complex social media operation to undermine the 2016 election. And critic Ken Tucker reviews Brandi Carlile's new album 'By the Way, I Forgive You.'…
 
Published on 17 Jan 2018. Dr. Karl answers all your science questions, including; do stressful dreams affect sleep quality? Are there really morning and night people? Why do periods sync?
 
Published on 02 Sep 2016. Carbon capture sequestration is all about removing carbon dioxide from the atmosphere. Can we convert the greenhouse gas into solid rock?
 
Published on 20 Feb 2018. Growing up in rural Idaho, Tara Westover had no birth certificate, never saw a doctor and didn't go to school. Her deeply religious parents stockpiled food and weapons for a government invasion or the end of the world. In her new memoir, 'Educated,' Westover writes about how she defied her parents, and made her way to ...…
 
Published on 13 Dec 2017. Does Cruise Control use more petrol than regular driving? Do we have UV sensors in our skin? Is there any physical difference between tears of joy and tears of sadness?
 
Published on 11 Jan 2018. Why does dog poo turn white? What is plasma? Why are bugs attracted to light?
 
Published on 03 Jun 2015. In This Episode, how exponential technologies are creating massive opportunities for entrepreneurs all over the world. Dan talks about the greatest invention in the history of humanity and how to harness it. How to lead a centered, sane and focused life in an exponential age. Judo moves for flipping a scarcity mindset ...…
 
Published on 22 Jan 2018. First, Flora uncovers a feud about butterflies. Then, a question from the Help Line about aircraft patrol.To find a list of our sponsors and show-related promo codes, go to gimlet.fm/sponsors.
 
Published on 09 Feb 2018. Embedded tells the story of Special Counsel Robert Mueller's investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 election. What contacts did people in Trump campaign have with Russia? What financial and business ties has President Trump had with Russia over the years? And what more can we expect from the investigation? ...…
 
Published on 14 Jul 2011. Why doesn't the skin around nipples get sunburnt? Would global warming interrupt the Atlantic conveyer current and cause an ice age in the northern hemisphere?
 
Published on 14 Nov 2017. All in the Mind Awards:Claudia Hammond launches the 2018 All in the Mind Awards - a chance for anyone who has received help for a mental health problem, to recognise the people and organisations who have gone above and beyond the call of duty1 in 3 of us will experience problems with our mental health at some time in o ...…
 
Published on 08 Feb 2018. Undersea internet cables connect continents and transmit virtual tons of data. Amidst concerns that these cables could be sabotaged.
 
Fletcher Building will sit down with media today in the second attempt this week to reveal its financial situation.A trading halt was placed last week last Thursday, which has since been extended until today.It needed more time to negotiate with bankers over a likely breach of its loan conditions.Auckland University's Professor Jilnaught Wong t ...…
 
Published on 05 Feb 2018. Not all flatulence is created equal -- your diet has a huge impact on the gas you pass. So whose farts are smellier: vegetarians or omnivores?
 
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