Best existentialism podcasts we could find (Updated June 2018)
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Is there an existential risk from Human-level (and beyond) Artificial Intelligence? If so, what can we do about it?
 
A lively discussion of all things 90′s pop culture without the empty nostalgia of loving a song because you lost your virginity to it as a teenager.
 
Homepage of the podcast The Existential Files
 
Co-host of Vapid Existentialism podcast. The podcast about anything and everything with a focus on Geek Pop Culture.
 
Existential Breakdown is a podcast where one man stares into the void and rambles on about video games, general entertainment news, and reads your feedback! Follow me on Twitter @stepsvayoo for ramblings and grumpiness limited to 120 characters.
 
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Existential Delight
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A personal quasi-comedic podcast about the burden of existence and other stuff
 
Podcast by Existential Crisis
 
audio propaganda for the nomasters.io project
 
A weekly 'informal and informative' philosophy podcast inspiring and supporting students, teachers, academics and free-thinkers worldwide. All episodes are available at www.thepanpsycast.com.
 
Contemplations on the existential crisis amidst the backdrop of Cagefighting. An official content partner of CombatPress.com
 
San Francisco stand- up legend, Bob Rubin, brings the silly to the wonderfully surrealistic, absurd comedy world, BANANALAND! Sit back, relax and enjoy the fun ramblings. You never know who's going to slip on by Bananaland. Let's get goofy!
 
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Eschaton
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Eschaton is a podcast for those interested in the great mysteries and big questions of the universe as they relate to the world around us. The series challenges conventional wisdom and prevailing belief systems by attempting to offer fresh insight into our most important questions, both old and new. The mission of Eschaton is to create a thought revolution, one individual at a time.
 
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Thinkery
Monthly+
 
A podcast featuring the intellectual and existential struggles of two creative, skeptical, well-meaning fellows. Fed directly into your ear-holes.
 
The thinkPhilosophy Podcast: Existentialism, Phenomenology, Poststructuralism, and Critical Theory
 
If you long to cross over the threshold of everyday life to probe the depths of your existence, these little meditations might be of some use to you. Please note that the meditations are designed to be used in sequential order, starting with The Darkness of Being. Podcast notes are available at PostmodernPilgrim.com. Thank you for visiting. May you find the peace and joy you seek, and may you be a blessing to all you meet.
 
A Philosophy podcast that will start off dealing with topics from my Existentialism class and continue along my journey. Other topics will probably be introduced.
 
Whatever is Whatever is a long form conversational podcast. Host Maya Hislop talks to women of color about the meaning of life. S*** gets existential and funny and truthful!
 
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Kickin' It Tough -
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Kickin' It Tough, hosted by Bennett Roberts, is a talk show devoted to living to the max, following dreams and beating the odds. Reach out to Bennett at KickinItTough.com! We are all the captains of this lifeboat, so lets go set sail!
 
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QuadCast podcast
Monthly+
 
We are a comedy storytelling podcast and the content is from our lives. We're two different types of guys (Techie and Country guy) with the same sense of humor and a lifelong friendship. Each week they bring topics from life and deep existential thoughts; while all the time trying to make each other laugh. Come and join the #QuadSquad every week, and sometimes twice
 
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Field of Weeds
Weekly
 
A new autobiographical novel/podcast from the streets, the unfolding life story of a Zen adept cast adrift.
 
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Need For Nuance
Monthly+
 
A podcast about emotional intelligence, existentialism, and philosophy.
 
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Player Vs. Podcast
Monthly
 
Join video game enthusiasts Josh, Chris, Tony, Alexander and Sarah as they discuss games, entertainment, movies, and whatever Masahiro Sakurai has been up to.
 
An audiojournal for those enamored with the finer things in life: books, culture, theology and philosophy, and Taco Bell.
 
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Concerning AI
Monthly+
 
Is there an existential risk to humanity from AI? If so, what do we do about it?
 
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The Trace
Weekly+
 
This is the Trace. Here you will take part in conversations on art, culture, and world events all rooted in the year of the guests birth. We get into the personal and the political here so beware; all of those things that we are told not to talk about are on the table here. Who is it that doesn’t want us talking about sex, politics, and religion anyways? Here we will talk openly about all of those topics and more. I am Andrew Thomas Hackett. Welcome to The Trace.
 
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Poetry as F*ck
Monthly
 
Poetry as F*ck is a spoken word podcast, containing three different shows: 'Poets Against Humanity' - a Creative Commons remix of 'Cards Against Humanity' where poets desecrate each others' work in a panel show format.'Lies, Dreaming' - a digital open mic night based around a theme, with recorded spoken word submitted by listeners.'Eight Poems That, If You Had To Be Trapped In Some Way For a Prolonged Period Of Time With Little Hope of Rescue, You'd Quite Like to Bring Along For Coping Purpo ...
 
Michael Make is some sort of artist.
 
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You're not afraid of spiders. You're not afraid of snakes, zombies, ghosts, heights, germs, or fear itself. You don't fear death. Mortality is a philosophical exercise for you, a game of solitaire to kill some time. You fear no monsters, nor violence. You're afraid of time. You're afraid of your mother. You're afraid of being seen, and of not being seen. Not tales of the crypt, but tales of the cryptic. These are your horrors: you. These are: Tales of Insecurity. Here are some little skits a ...
 
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LogoTalk Radio
Rare
 
The world's premier podcast on logotherapy and existential analysis.
 
Your host Brent Andersen takes you on a casual conversational journey through life in Melbourne, Australia. Conversations vary from politics, Brent's existential crises, to the completely inane. Co-Hosts and interviews are also a common element of the show, along with Brent's own music. Enjoy.
 
Best friends Corey Podell and Courtney Pauroso share everything - initials, secrets, and a deep-seated existential dread. They are sorry for everything ever.
 
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Minion Death Cult
Weekly+
 
The world is ending. Your uncle is to blame. We’re documenting it. Political and existential clarity through bad Facebook content
 
Hello and Adieu consists of two best friends from college that live on opposite sides of the country. We discuss all things nerdy, funny, and profound.
 
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Nathan Forster
Rare
 
Blogger, Writer, Speaker. I have this podcast in order to spread my thoughts on faith & life. I am one of those people who talk about Jesus, but don't let that put you off.
 
A podcast that provides a platform for discussing moral, societal & existential issues.
 
Best listened to on headphones. WARNING: EXPLICIT LANGUAGE! Groundbreaking existential Sci Fi from the multi award-winning Minister of Chance team: following the World's first ever light speed flight, Captain Dalton (Tamsin Greig) must lead her crew over new oceans fraught with danger. Find out more at www.danfreeman.co.uk, @thelightofsept and https://www.facebook.com/thelightofseptember
 
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Better Off Red
Weekly
 
Haven’t you heard? People are feeling socialism these days--almost as much as they’re feeling the crushing anxiety of mounting debt, climate catastrophe and the rising tide of bigotry and racism. But what exactly does socialism mean today? Jen Roesch and Danny Katch talk politics and protest with a range of guests to uncover the path to a better world from the wreckage of this dung heap. If the daily struggle with capitalism has you teetering on the edge of existential despair, then this is ...
 
A critical, historical survey of the development of the main schools of philosophy and the principal developments in Christian doctrine and thought. After a brief introduction to philosophical thinking, the course concentrates on philosophical movements from Heraclitus to contemporary existentialism. Each school of thought is evaluated from a distinctively Reformed perspective.
 
Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche (1844–1900) was a nineteenth-century German philosopher. He wrote critical texts on religion, morality, contemporary culture, philosophy and science, using a distinctive German language style and displaying a fondness for aphorism. Nietzsche’s influence remains substantial within and beyond philosophy, notably in existentialism and postmodernism. Thus Spake Zarathustra is a work composed in four parts between 1883 and 1885. Much of the work deals with ideas such a ...
 
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Karma Pays
Monthly+
 
An existential sci-fi thriller
 
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Thinkery
Monthly+
 
A podcast featuring the intellectual and existential struggles of two creative, skeptical, well-meaning fellows. Fed directly into your ear-holes.
 
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My Good Bad Brain
Weekly
 
A podcast about mental health, being a person, existential vertigo, therapy, medication, and whatnot... Jarrett Sleeper talks to guests (and occasionally himself) in sometimes off the rails cosmic conversations that somehow frequently provide concrete strategies normal people have employed to treat their own good bad brains. Not a doctor, not a professional, but everyone's an authority on their own experience, you know? Let's share 'em.
 
Risktory is a first of its kind podcast, dedicated to telling the story of risk through the lens of history.From Napoleon in his first Italian campaign, to the ancient city of Pompeii, to Jack the Ripper. Risk management has always had a place in helping humans to both guard against existential threat, but to also grasp and exploit exquisite opportunity.Think risk is boring? Let Risktory blow your mind. New episodes are released every Monday.
 
Inter-dimensional existentialism as viewed through Bayside High: a comedy podcast featuring two idiots from Ireland.
 
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Zombie Nights
Daily+
 
"Being a zombie, not so easy". That could have been Dave Connor's six word memoir. "At first he couldn't remember how he'd ended up in that shallow grave; he just knew it was hell to claw his way out, and that the taste of its dirt would remain in his mouth for the rest of his time on Earth" ... Expect the unexpected in this existential resurrection thriller.
 
Fanfic authors and tumblr bandits Olivie Blake and Sally Avery bring their unique brand of transatlantic wisdom to bear on the romantic, existential and writerly travails of their listeners.
 
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Castles in the Air
Monthly+
 
Where the familiar becomes uncanny, and the once comforting glow of home sinks into the inky night. Castles in the Air is a bi-weekly horror anthology series, dealing primarily with existential and nihilistic dread. Castles in the Air walks the thin line of light between awe and terror.
 
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QuadCast podcast
Monthly+
 
We are a comedy storytelling podcast and the content is from our lives. We're two different types of guys (Techie and Country guy) with the same sense of humor and a lifelong friendship. Each week they bring topics from life and deep existential thoughts; while all the time trying to make each other laugh. Come and join the #QuadSquad every week, and sometimes twice
 
A compilation of existential thoughts, product reviews and female sexuality. Subjects of interest to women (and men) with a hint of comedy
 
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After a decade of dabbling with high-brow psycho-dramas, David Cronenberg is back in the straight-up body-horror game, and now Jennifer Jason Leigh and Jude Law are on the run. It's Cronenberg's mind-bending 1999 virtual reality sci-fi thriller eXistenZ. Nick and Chris are joined once again by Perla Caballero to revisit Cronenberg's look into t ...…
 
Bad-Dad Brad stars in an existential slog of a film in Tree of Life. He wears a skirt and kills some people in Troy. Both movies are 3 hours long. It's midnight and families are being ripped apart at the border so I can't think of what else to write. https://actionnetwork.org/fundraising/bondfund
 
Bad-Dad Brad stars in an existential slog of a film in Tree of Life. He wears a skirt and kills some people in Troy. Both movies are 3 hours long. It's midnight and families are being ripped apart at the border so I can't think of what else to write. https://actionnetwork.org/fundraising/bondfund
 
A short episode (was longer but Anchor disappeared my last segment and I wasn’t beat for re-recording) about knowing when to believe the internet, when to question it, and when to get the fuck off of it.
 
Today I have Aarthi Parthasarathy with us on Audiogyan, who is an Indian filmmaker and a webcomic creator. Having grown up in Mumbai and now living in Bengaluru, Aarthi is known for creating the webcomic like Royal Existentials and writing for the webcomic Urbanlore. Aarthi became part of feminist art collective called Kadak in March 2016, wher ...…
 
Life and death are in the power of the tongue. Pleasant words are filled with power. Pleasant words give health to the body. Pleasant words possess existential power. They can build up a person's soul energy. Pleasant words are found in the Word of God. God's Word are pleasant to the famished soul. God's Word is life-giving. Fill your life with ...…
 
My guest today is Karen Young, founder of the popular 'Hey Sigmund' website. Karen is a psychologist, an author, a speaker, an educator and a parent. She founded Hey Sigmund after realising the power of solid information to help us to manage life's challenges and live well. The website attracts millions of readers each year worldwide. Her artic ...…
 
This week’s guest is James Eggleston, research and business development at Power Ledger, a blockchain software company helping the world build a resilient decentralized electrical utilities networks that’s more resistant to the turbulence of our century – and lets all of us participate in and earn from distributed power production. Power Ledger ...…
 
Kayla, Lauren, and Tyler discuss Hereditary, another critically acclaimed, financially successful, existentially devastating horror movie from A24.After some recently watched and first reactions, the team digs into the movie with what tattered remains of their brains still function: intricate foreshadowing, technical proficiency, reckoning with ...…
 
It's a Jimmy Neutron movie again! Get back here you coward! Jimmy gets jumped into the fake CIA to avoid being tried for murder, and is tasked with rescuing the world's worst super-spy. There's new friends, old enemies, and tons and tons of booty. And Hugh gets existential after transcending his humanity...…
 
Sea of Thieves‘ new DLC leaves Aaron hungry, Kitty finds things to relate to in Night in the Woods, Conman sacrifices children to fix generators in Frostpunk, Brady gears up for the latest Path of Exile league, Kay resolves her existential gaming crisis by deleting Hogwarts from her phone and then diving into The Fractured But Whole, Nanners tr ...…
 
June 13, 2000: heart murmurs Everything I do is brought to life the same way! The music I write/produce isn’t listened to out of conceit—it’s a peacemaker for a self that’s never liked being itself. That’s the reason why I create so much! I’m not bored, I want to one day be who it is I am—this isn’t my correct path…how can it be? There’s too mu ...…
 
Milky rants about Fortnite and then finds himself discussing AI and existentialism.
 
Caroline and Sarah talk about Ariana Grande and Pete Davidson and The Tony's! Things also get existential as they ponder whether or not we are all Sims being controlled by a higher power.You can still join our Bacehlorette Bracket!Bach Bracket - bachelorette.bachbracket.com/leagues/16…scoreboardBe sure to leave a review for us and email us at y ...…
 
Retail has always been a tough environment, but it has never been harder. Online retail is finally reaching critical mass to the point it now represents an immediate existential threat to physical retailers. This episode of Playing At Business looks at how physical retailers can compete and even thrive in this crazily competitive market place t ...…
 
Have scientists debunked all these "Hitler survived" conspiracies and definitively proved - once for all - that the Nazi leader did indeed die in the bunker in 1945, just as the history books have always told us? Or, does this so-called proof raise even more questions than it answers? Case definitely NOT closed... in our humble opinion. The cin ...…
 
originally broadcast on june 12 2018 on SPACE 101.1 LPFM Seattle. on this fortnightly episode val and clara are gay mythbusters! tackling queer life's biggest existential questions. other musings include; lebron james' diva status & a queerstory portion on how our history is erased. val's insta: teenbeat_84 clara's insta: gayquailman like us on ...…
 
Welcome to a short Mid-Week segment we call Would You Rather Wednesday. We sit down with one of our panelist and ask some silly questions and try to get some suggestions for something to distract us during the work week. This edition has it all...cries of desperation, existential quandaries and a whole lot of disappearing blocks. Also Major Mon ...…
 
We got the whole crew in-house for this Fayded Back event. We get in-depth, from thoughts on IHOP giving up on breakfast & Elon Musk's Flamethrowin play toys to relations with N Korea, Women & ideas of existentialism. Yeah. We go there! All the way there! Lets get Fayded!
 
We unpack Social Self/Essential Self with a little help from the très chic Simone de Beauvoir. Jana cleans house. Diane tries to blend into the background.Music by Kevin MacLeod: https://bit.ly/2re87wC. Contact us at aovpodcast@gmail.com.
 
The sangha discusses how Zen and the existential needs of America.
 
Ep63 is with Mike Scheidt of YOB. We talk about his battle with diverticulitis which literally sent him to his deathbed and his recovery from a brutal surgery. That whole process led to the writing of YOB's newest album "Our Raw Heart" which we also discuss. We dive into human behavior, psychology, existentialism...we go deep. I had a lot of fu ...…
 
At some point we’ve all heard or said that something or other (quote) “is unacceptable.” “Is unacceptable” is one of those phrases that seep through the language and bubble up seemingly everywhere. But there are a few things very wrong with it. “Is unacceptable” glosses over by whose standards acceptability is being measured. When we say it, wh ...…
 
A geography professor at Ben-Gurion University in Israel, Dr. Eran Ben-Elia has devoted the bulk of his research to studying people's parking and traffic habits. A niche field, for sure. He has turned his laboratory into an arcade. He believes that video games are unique ways to test his theories. Visitors to his lab strap on virtual reality gl ...…
 
Indie or not Indie that is the question.....We get philosphical in what should have been the most straight forward episode we ever do but I (Kofi) decided to get deep and real real bleak real real quick, Thom delivers an existential Indie Comic crisis and Jack is determined to make sure all our listeners beomce skint, by listing ALL of the Indi ...…
 
The MyFOURmula Way interview with Keith Tucker, founder of Hip Hop Is Green. We discuss his journey, the creation and mission of the organization, the crowdfunding campaign and the alignment Hip Hop Is Green has with The MyFOURmula Way. Keith Tucker has been a committed community activist and businessman for over 20 years. He has worked hundred ...…
 
The Guerrillas have a an existential crisis and wonder what it's all about.
 
Today’s episode of Save Vs. Rant is all about novel ways of telling classic stories, be they real-world legends, existing fiction, outdated modules or other sources of inspiration. https://www.savevsrant.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/06/02-03-Retelling-Classics.mp3 Something that we touched on in this episode is how every monster has a connection ...…
 
Jolene gets existential. New detectives come aboard.
 
Tim Price of PriceValuePartners.com and Paul Rodriguez of ThinkTrading.com discuss the markets this week plus media picks:Incrementum Gold Report: https://www.incrementum.li/en/ingoldwetrust-report/John Gray on Europe: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5yNHzUl5184Jean-Jacques Rosa, 'Euro Error': https://www.amazon.co.uk/Euro-Error-Jean-Jacques-Ro ...…
 
Josh is the owner of Based Comedy, which is a Gold Coast comedy and entertainment company, bringing some of Australia’s (and New Zealand’s) best comedy to the Gold Coast for FREE. This is a fun conversation about how being a Dub-step DJ in Canada gets you nothing, but being a Stockboy for the Body Shop will definitely get you laid. Also how hap ...…
 
It seems pretty audacious: the company wants to sell you their technology/product, and then they ask for an up-front contract as well to "help" you get started. Shouldn't that be free? Is there documentation so non-existent I can't do it myself? Or maybe there's something different going on and it's not so audacious an idea after all, but emine ...…
 
Cheerio, old chap! We discuss Honesty/Kindness and the philosophical musings of Anthony Ashley-Cooper, 3rd Earl of Shaftesbury. Oooooo, fancy! Jana loves amicable collisions. Diane readies her smelling salts. Jana and Diane are both freaked out by old-timey puppets. Music by Kevin MacLeod: https://bit.ly/2re87wC. Contact us at aovpodcast@gmail.com.…
 
Tamara Powell, LMHC is a licensed therapist, university psychology instructor, and spiritual empowerment coach who believes life should be lived as a journey that is “anything but ordinary.” She opened Arya Therapy Services as a way to provide holistic health and healing for non-conformists. With specialties in gender, sexual, erotic, and relat ...…
 
Welcome to Episode One of Almost Grown...Up. This podcast explores the trials and tribulations of growing up in today’s world. Filled with discussion, debate and a few facts here and there, Lucie tries to find a way to make peace with the inevitability of ageing and what it means to grow up. Striving to find the perfect blend between existentia ...…
 
This week, we talk about existential dread and good airplane movies before even getting to the topic which is obviously a form of hardcore metal, a five-chambered heart, a chemical used in fracking or a brand of cocaine. Also: Genrenado, Game Boy, and the last magazine we’ve read. Ground Control Genrenator Mammal by They Might Be Giants How man ...…
 
After nearly a month off, we’re back to check in with light and fun stuff like existential dread & confusion, couple’s therapy, and thunder vest technology.
 
The existential question can be answered.
 
The boys of Good Fundies began the show by apologizing for missing last week and explaining what they have been up to lately, as well as sharing their existential and/or Mets-related frustrations (04:00). Then they got into which previous Mets season this year reminds them of (20:00), what Juan Lagares' possible season-ending injury means to th ...…
 
The five members of Dame Judy Dench have been working together since 2012, each with a different performance background, giving the ensemble a distinctive voice. The Canadian Comedy Award nominated troupe takes on serious subject matter in the most absurd ways. Physical comedy is paired with dry wit as they test the boundaries of sex, existenti ...…
 
Exploring Jesus's conversation about Asking, Seeking, and Knocking in regards to expressing our needs. How he is communicating a sequential journey in discovering something greater and the answer to our existential churning of "there must be something more".
 
We talk about the upcoming COD Black Ops 4 and the Battle Royale trend. After that we have a brief crisis involving the unstoppable passage of time and then jump into online services with the impending launch of Nintendo’s paid service. Also, Bailey goes rogue in an all new segment “Mochii’s Minute.”…
 
On this episode of Thought Sauna, we talk about gorillas in the back seat, we rant about TAKS, STAAR, and the entire school system in general for a while, and Cyan lists off a bunch of dreams from Reddit which kinda turns into Sam having an existential crisis. Great fun! thoughtsauna@gmail.com https://www.facebook.com/thoughtsauna/ https://twit ...…
 
In this episode, we talk about the Cycle of our development that was detailed in Episode 10, but we focus on how we progress through the stages, what causes us to revisit the stages, and how to remain in happier, more peaceful stages longer. What stage are you spending most of your time in right now? What stage would you like to focus on? Regis ...…
 
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