Expand Your Horizons with These Podcasts

Heading back to school? Just want to learn something new? Check out these podcasts curated by National Geographic.

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Sep 25 · 3 min read

Podcasts are the perfect way to learn new things while you commute, exercise, clean, or anything else! We worked with National Geographic to compile a list of podcasts perfect for learning new things in science, history, politics, math, and more. Click here to view the full list in Stitcher.

Overheard at National Geographic

This fascinating show gives you the opportunity to dive right into a conversation heard around the National Geographic HQ. Hear from explorers, photographers, and scientists exploring our world.

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Start Here

In just 20 minutes, you’ll feel informed and educated about what’s going on in our world with ABC’s Start here podcast.

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FiveThirtyEight Politics

Want to feel more informed about what’s going on politically? Check out Nate Silver’s FiveThirtyEight politics. You’ll stay up to date with the issues and developments each week.

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Encyclopedia Womannica

If you sat in history class thinking, “Where the ladies at?”, then you’ll love Encyclopedia Womannica. In just 5 short minutes each day, learn about the different incredible women from throughout history.

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Science Rules! with Bill Nye

Bill Nye is talking about all things science on this podcast. He’ll tackle your curlies questions about anything in the universe. If you want to learn more science, then give this podcast a listen.

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Duolingo Spanish Podcast

Want to pick up a new language? The makers of the most popular language-learning app created a podcast for people looking to learn Spanish. On each episode, you’ll hear real-life stories in easy-to-understand Spanish with English narrations.

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Merriam-Webster’s Word of the Day

Learn a new word each day in a quick 2 minute podcast! You’ll get the word power from your favorite Merriam-Webster dictionary in a quick audio bite, perfect for your morning routine.

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Grammar Girl

Are you looking to improve your writing? In under five minutes, get a fun and friendly dose of writing and grammar advice. You’ll learn everything from punctuation, style, and voice.

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How To Succeed At College

College students, listen up! NPR just released a new show in their “Life Kit” series, and this one is all about surviving college. Learn how to pick classes, what to talk about at office hours, how to study and eventually, get a job.

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