Category: Podcasts

Podcasts: No Stupid Questions

No Stupid Questions is a podcast produced by Freakonomics Radio, and it features Stephen Dubner and Angela Duckworth. As mentioned in a previous post, Stephen Dubner is an award winning author, as well as the host of the podcast Freakonomics. Angela Duckworth is a founder of the Character Lab, as well as a professor at…

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Podcasts: NHK Japan

As I mentioned before in a previous post about Duolingo, I am using different methods to try and learn Japanese. Although it is a slow process, I am trying to take it step-by-step and gradually improve. While I think that Duolingo is a very effective tool to learn a language, I have also been using…

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Podcasts: 30 for 30

30 for 30 Podcasts is a podcast series produced by ESPN. Many of you may already be familiar with the 30 for 30 TV Series, which are also great. These include the recently shown Bruce Lee, “Be Water Documentary“. 30 for 30 Podcasts is hosted by Jody Avirgan, and it has forty or so episodes…

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Podcasts: 99% Invisible

Now that I am stuck at home most days, I do not get to listen to as many podcasts as I used to. The amount of podcasts that I listen to now compared to pre-coronavirus is much smaller, yet I have still kept 99% Invisible on my list. 99% Invisible is a podcast produced by…

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Podcast: Freakonomics Radio

Freakonomics is a podcast hosted by author, Stephen Dubner. Freakonomics has over 400 episodes, and the subjects include: the effects of social distancing, figuring out whether rent control is actually effective, discussing what socialism really entails, and the economics of running a sports team/sports gambling. These are just examples of the types of topics that…

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Podcast: The Tim Ferriss Show

I am a huge fan of podcasts; I think that they are the most accessible form of learning and entertainment available right now. You can listen to podcasts in the car, walking, on the train, around the house, etc. Considering there are almost an infinite number of podcasts available today, it can be difficult to…

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