Best wikipedia podcasts we could find (Updated February 2018)
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Rabbit Hole: A Wikipedia Podcast
 
On Rabbit Hole, Chicago performers Erin, Tyler and a special guest start out on the same randomly-selected Wikipedia page. From there, they follow any link in that strikes their fancy, doing the same on the next page, and the next... Once they've climbed out of their respective Rabbit Holes, they meet and discuss all the interesting, weird, and exciting information they have discovered.
 
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David Reads Wikipedia
Weekly
 
Hello there. I'm David. I read Wikipedia. Each week I transport a small slice of wikipedia directly into your ear holes. You're welcome.
 
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Spoken Wikipedia
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The latest articles as a mp3-Podcast. Do you want to contribute or learn more? See: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikipedia:WikiProject_Spoken_Wikipedia
 
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Gesprochene Wikipedia
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Die neuesten Beiträge als mp3-Podcast. Willst Du selbst mitmachen oder mehr erfahren? Siehe: http://de.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikipedia:Gesprochene_Wikipedia
 
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Ungeniused
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Ungeniused is a show dedicated to covering the weirdest articles found on Wikipedia. Stephen Hackett and Myke Hurley are here to explain topics and share knowledge you'll never be able to use in real life. Hosted by Myke Hurley and Stephen Hackett.
 
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Citation Needed
Weekly
 
The podcast where we choose a subject, read a single article about it on Wikipedia, and pretend we’re experts. Because this is the internet, and that’s how it works now.
 
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Unbuttoned History
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Informative, casual, and a little bit sexy, Unbuttoned History is the raucous history podcast for people who want to learn a bit about yesteryear, but with silly voices and swearing. Hosts Mike, a second Mike and Caleb guide you through time immemorial and play a few ridiculous games along the way.
 
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The Wikipedia Podcast
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Bringing you Wikipedia articles, everyday.
 
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Today in Wikipedia
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This is a show where I read Wikipedia pages. Yea. That's right. You'll learn about the most random things.
 
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Dane and Wyatt Read Wikipedia
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Dane and Wyatt comb through Wikipedia's 5.3 million articles, in random order, while critiquing, praising, and lamenting them one by one. Wyatt has been Dane's younger brother his entire life. He currently lives in Shanghai, China, but will relocate to Los Angeles in 2017. Wyatt enjoys Ancient Roman history, Vinyasa yoga, and Wikipedia. Dane is a scientist in the Atlanta area. He spends his free time playing piano, online dating, and reading Wikipedia.Neither brother represents Wikipedia or ...
 
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The Wikipedia Podcast
Weekly+
 
Bringing you Wikipedia articles, everyday.
 
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Dilettante Ball
Weekly
 
Every week, Johnny and Spencer attempt to discuss a Wikipedia article chosen at random. They don’t get very far.
 
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Ungeniused
Weekly
 
Ungeniused is a podcast dedicated to exploring how far down the rabbit hole one can go on Wikipedia. This often means talking about things no one should know anything about. It is hosted by Myke Hurley and Stephen M. Hackett.
 
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Driving Miss Wiki
Monthly
 
On our commute home Marie reads wikipedia articles and Parker makes fun of them!
 
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Dilettante Ball
Weekly
 
Every week, Johnny and Spencer attempt to discuss a Wikipedia article chosen at random. They don’t get very far.
 
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Can You Get To That?
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Join hosts Katelyn and Mathew on a wild ride through Wiki-space! Each week they play the Wikipedia game with a new topic as their target, discussing what they find along the way.
 
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Random Sampling
Weekly
 
Kerry and Jessie discuss random wikipedia article and try to learn things.
 
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Portal to Current Events
Daily
 
A daily news podcast. Because there's news every day.™
 
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Necessary Distraction with Brian and Jamie
 
Need distracting? Comedians Brian O'Sullivan and Jamie Pierce are here to entertain, educate and enlighten (among other alliterative verbs). When all the horrible news of the world leaves an unpleasant taste in your mouth, cleanse your palate with this soothing sorbet of a podcast. Play games, sing songs, learn new things! Join Brian and Jamie as they focus on trivial matters made to seem significant so you'll forget, at least temporarily, our daily slow trek into the newly opened portal to ...
 
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WikiFreaks
Rare
 
Wikipedia. Some call it aggressively unreliable. Others call it almost certainly the only tool we have to solve the most perplexing mysteries that pepper America’s history. Rachel Gaffin and Sydney Geyer are here to read you the finest that Wikipedia has to offer and use that largely unverified information to make the final call as to who killed JFK, where Elvis is currently living, and just how the Illuminati get their teeth so white. Like a couple of mothers whose babies have been kidnappe ...
 
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The Complete Guide to Everything
 
A weekly podcast for knowledge about anything and everything. From North Korea to Nicolas Cage, Tim and Tom leave no stone unturned in their humble quest to make the world a more informed place. Put away the encyclopedia four-eyes because this may just be the last resource you'll ever need. Wikipedia, consider yourselves on warning.
 
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The Story Behind | The Extraordinary History of the Ordinary
 
Do you ever wonder about the history of everyday things in your world? Do you like trivia and fun facts? Have you lost hours to Wikipedia rabbit holes? The Story Behind is the show for you! Trivia nerd Emily Prokop explores the origins and cool stories that surround the things, people and places you may never have wondered about before. Warning: Your friends might tire of you starting sentences with, "I learned on a podcast ..."
 
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What Do You Know About?
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Join Karl & Lo each week as we try and learn something new with the help of random Wikipedia articles.
 
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We Are Adults
Monthly
 
A podcast by two adults
 
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Wikiwalking Podcast
Daily
 
Join your host Will and a guest for a tumble down the rabbit hole of the worlds favourite online encyclopedia.Thoughts and comments to @wiki_walking or wikiwalkingpodcast@gmail.com
 
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Daily Intellect
Daily+
 
A daily dose of knowledge in all the key intellectual areas.
 
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Speakapedia Podcast
Weekly+
 
Bringing currently featured wikipedia articles to your iPod, iPhone or Mac.
 
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The Wikicast
Monthly+
 
Simon and Dan go on a random wikipedia article and chat about it - it's the Wikicast!
 
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UnNews Public Radio
Daily+
 
Uncyclopedia is a parody of Wikipedia. This podcast features content from various Uncyclopedia projects, such as UnNews (a parody of WikiNews), UnTunes (a music parody project), and many others. This podcast is run by volunteers, so please donate at www.uncyclopedia.co to keep this podcast and Uncyclopedia available
 
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Selected Short Stories. by WODEHOUSE, P. G.
 
A miscellaneous collection of short stories, not featuring any of Wodehouse's regular characters, most concern love and romance and, being Wodehouse, all are amusing.(Summary by Wikipedia)
 
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Short Science Fiction Collection by Various
 
Science fiction (abbreviated SF or sci-fi with varying punctuation and case) is a broad genre of fiction that often involves sociological and technical speculations based on current or future science or technology. This is a reader-selected collection of short stories originally published between 1931 and 1963, that entered the US public domain when their copyright was not renewed. Summary by Cori Samuel, with Wikipedia input.
 
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Son of Tarzan by Edgar Rice Burroughs
 
This is the fourth of Burrough’s Tarzan novels. Alexis Paulvitch, a henchman of Tarzan’s now-deceased enemy, Nikolas Rokoff, survived his encounter with Tarzan in the third novel and wants to even the score. (adapted from Wikipedia)
 
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American Fairy Tales by L. Frank Baum
 
This collection of fantasy stories was originally serialized in regional newspapers, prior to being published as a complete volume. The stories, as critics have noted, lack the high-fantasy aspect of the best of Baum’s work, in Oz or out. With ironic or nonsensical morals attached to their ends, their tone is more satirical, glib, and tongue-in-cheek than is usual in children’s stories; the serialization in newspapers for adult readers was appropriate for the materials. (Introduction by Wiki ...
 
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Where the Bee Sucks by SHAKESPEARE, William
 
LibriVox volunteers bring you 15 recordings of Where the Bee Sucks by William Shakespeare. This was the Weekly Poetry project for April 8, 2012. Where the Bee Sucks is a song performed by Ariel, an airy spirit, in Shakespeare's The Tempest. The Tempest has proved more popular as a subject for composers than most of Shakespeare's plays. Scholar Julie Sanders ascribes this to the "perceived 'musicality' or lyricism" of the play. Thomas Arne, best known for the patriotic song Rule, Britannia!, ...
 
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The Wikicast
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Simon and Dan go on a random wikipedia article and chat about it - it's the Wikicast!
 
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Rock Me to Sleep by ALLEN, Elizabeth Chase Akers
 
Elizabeth Chase Akers Allen was an American author, journalist and poet. - Summary by Wikipedia
 
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Revolution and Counter-Revolution, or: Germany in 1848 by ENGELS, Friedrich and MARX, Karl
 
Revolution and Counter-Revolution is an account of what happened in Prussia, Austria and other German states during 1848, describing the impact on both middle-class and working-class aspirations and on the idea of German unification. Events in Austria and Prussia are discussed, along with the role of the Poles and Czechs and Panslavism, which Engels was against. (Summary by Wikipedia)
 
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Shitposters Union Local 69
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Edwin (@falsecorm), John (@WikipediaSocist), and Patrick (@PatrickTShep) are your wikipedia socialists
 
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At the Earth's Core by Edgar Rice Burroughs
 
This is the first book in the Pellucidar series. Pellucidar is a fictional Hollow Earth milieu invented by Edgar Rice Burroughs for a series of action adventure stories. The stories initially involve the adventures of mining heir David Innes and his inventor friend Abner Perry after they use an “iron mole” to burrow 500 miles into the earth’s crust. (adapted from Wikipedia)
 
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PARADISTPOD: Paranormal Distributions
 
Paranormal Distributions is a biweekly podcast about spooky history, creepy legends and scary stories.Every episode features a few new tales from the void, where hosts Cypress and Connor hash out their biggest, darkest, paranormal fears. If you've ever stayed up until 3 a.m. reading terrifying articles on Wikipedia, join the club. We kinda sorta believe. EMAIL US YOUR SPOOKY STORIES.
 
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Beckipedia
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Beck's Spoken Wikipedia Articles
 
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WikiJabber
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A Wikipedia related podcast
 
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Socialism: Utopian and Scientific by ENGELS, Friedrich
 
The main idea of "Socialism: Utopian and Scientific" (1880) was distinguishing scientific socialism and utopian socialism. Engels begins by chronicaling the thought of utopian socialists, starting with Saint-Simon. He then proceeds to Fourier and Robert Owen. In chapter two, he summarizes dialectics, and then chronicles the thought from the ancient Greeks to Hegel. Chapter three summarizes dialectics in relation to economic and social struggles, essentially echoing the words of Marx. (Introd ...
 
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Les Trois Mousquetaires by Alexandre Dumas
 
Le roman raconte les aventures d’un gascon désargenté de 18 ans, d’Artagnan, monté à Paris faire carrière. Il se lie d’amitié avec Athos, Porthos et Aramis, mousquetaires du roi Louis XIII. Ces quatre hommes vont s’opposer au premier ministre, le Cardinal de Richelieu et à ses agents, dont la belle et mystérieuse Milady de Winter, pour sauver l’honneur de la reine de France Anne d’Autriche. Avec ses nombreux combats et ses rebondissements romanesques, Les Trois mousquetaires est l’exemple ty ...
 
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Wikishuffle
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Winner of Best Comedy Podcast at the 2015 UK Podcasters Awards, every week Jack, Chris and Phil press the Random Article button on Wikipedia and talk woefully under-qualified nonsense about whatever it throws up. Encyclopædia Moronica, if you will.
 
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Ghost Writers Industries
Daily+
 
A weekly podcast ripped from the Wikipedia pages no one uses.
 
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Day And Night Stories by BLACKWOOD, Algernon
 
Fifteen short stories by Algernon Henry Blackwood, CBE (1869 – 1951), an English short story writer and novelist, one of the most prolific writers of ghost stories in the history of the genre. He was also a journalist and a broadcasting narrator. S. T. Joshi has stated that "his work is more consistently meritorious than any weird writer's except Dunsany's…" - Summary by wikipedia
 
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Collected Public Domain Works of H. P. Lovecraft, The by LOVECRAFT, H. P.
 
H. P. Lovecraft’s name is synonymous with horror fiction. His major inspiration and invention was cosmic horror: the idea that life is incomprehensible to human minds and that the universe is fundamentally alien. This collection contains 24 Lovecraft works that are in the public domain. You'll find more versions of these stories throughout LibriVox's short story collections and short horror story collections. (adapted from Wikipedia)
 
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Camille by DUMAS, FILS, Alexandre
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The Lady of the Camellias (French: La Dame aux camélias) is a novel by Alexandre Dumas, fils, first published in 1848, that was subsequently adapted for the stage. The Lady of the Camellias premiered at the Theatre de Vaudeville in Paris, France on February 2, 1852. An instant success, Giuseppe Verdi immediately set about to put the story to music. His work became the 1853 opera La Traviata with the female protagonist "Marguerite Gautier" renamed "Violetta Valéry". In the English-speaking wo ...
 
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Adventures of Captain Hatteras, Part 1: The English at the North Pole, The by VERNE, Jules
 
The novel, set in 1861, describes adventures of British expedition led by Captain John Hatteras to the North Pole. Hatteras is convinced that the sea around the pole is not frozen and his obsession is to reach the place no matter what. Mutiny by the crew results in destruction of their ship but Hatteras, with a few men, continues on the expedition. ( Wikipedia)
 
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Recorded December 23 2017 All links are external. Real mobile recording platform(recording Exile on Main Street) “Let Me Drown” by Soundgarden T-Mobile AccuRadio Online Slint(band) Sonic Youth(band) Thurston Moore’s other bands “Glowing Aura’s and Black Money” (the New York Times) Robert Bigelow(wikipedia) Tom DeLonge’s UFO Academy(consequence ...…
 
The Superbowl has come on gone with no attack (Thank God) but was one in the plans??? Did truth seeking people stop a tragedy from taking place? We detail the resons of why this may have been the case. At least 4 people involved in the Super Bowl were declared "dead" by Wikipedia before the Superbowl even took place! The dates had them dying du ...…
 
SpaceX have launched a car into space and live streamed it to the world! Sam and Dave discuss the launch and other SpaceX stuff, most of which Dave gets wrong and proves you should do your research before talking. Sam discusses watching the launch live, and they both try and work out what's next for SpaceX and Humanity on Mars. SpaceX successfu ...…
 
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Philip Guo - podcasts and vlogs - pgbovine.net
 
Support with Patreon, PayPal, or credit/debit: http://pgbovine.net/support.htm Twitter: https://twitter.com/pgbovine http://pgbovine.net/PG-Vlog-118-research-advising-phase-change.htm - [Phase change](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Phase_transition) (wikipedia) - [How did I find my first batch of students for my lab?](http://pgbovine.net/first-b ...…
 
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Aviation Marketing Hangar Flying
 
Aviation Digital Marketing Glossary Click for the downloadable glossary Aviation professionals understand the need for precise language. Aviation has more unique terms than just about any other profession! Digital marketing also has a specialized language. Unfortunately, this can lead to misunderstandings, and even to unfortunate situations whe ...…
 
Jake and Justin discuss the importance of engagement and how they've chosen to avoid retreating as a way of escape from the pressures and hardships of life. For the full Wikipedia definition of "man cave," click here. ““Self-care is never a selfish act - it is simply good stewardship of the only gift I have, the gift I was put on this earth to ...…
 
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Seven Days to Play
 
Esta semana, jogamos um novo jogo de Michael Brough, Cinco Paus Cinco Paus (iOS App Store) Steamworld Heist (iOS App Store) Roguelike (Wikipedia) Cinco Paus dev notes (from Michael Brough) Downwell (iOS App Store) Next Game Wayout (iOS App Store)(Google Play) Things of the Week The Polybius Conspiracy (Radiotopia) Polybius on PS4 (PSN) On Polyb ...…
 
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Dane and Wyatt Read Wikipedia
 
Wikipedias discussed in today's episode:https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Driving_clubhttps://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/E_type_Adelaide_tramhttps://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Conover,_Wisconsinhttps://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Antonio_Gadeshttps://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mary_Meekerhttps://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Eight_Immortals_Mountainhttps://en.wikipedia.org/wik ...…
 
Welcome to the sixtieth episode of the Tea in the Treetops podcast hosted by Philippa and Anni. Happy New Year! In this episode, we discuss some of the fantasy and sci-fi books coming out in the first half of 2018. This episode was recorded on 2 February 2018. We hope you enjoy listening and we would love to hear your feedback. Is there anythin ...…
 
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