Open Culture's Complete Podcast Collection
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- All in the Mind iTunes Feed Web Site
- An Australian podcast that explores the mental universe -
neuroscience really - and takes a clear look at everything from
addiction to artificial intelligence.
- Barnes & Noble: Meet the Writers iTunes Feed Web Site
- A wide range of writers discuss their favorite books, influences, and the reasons they write.
- BBC: Mark Kermode's Film Reviews iTunes Feed Web Site
- From the BBC, this podcast takes a no-punches-pulled look at UK cinema.
- CBC: The Best of Ideas iTunes Feed Web Site
- A Canadian program that explores everything from culture and the arts to science and technology.
- Commonwealth Club Radio Program iTunes
Feed Web Site
- The oldest radio program in the country -- dating back to 1924 --
this weekly program features some of the most prominent speakers in the
- Council on Foreign Relations (Video) iTunes Feed Web Site
- Council on Foreign Relations (Audio) iTunes Feed Web Site
- You can get inside this elite body and hear some of what the world's leading politicians and political thinkers have to say.
- France Culture: Répliques iTunes Feed Web Site
- In French, this podcast, led by the well known philosopher Alain
Finkielkraut, features a panel discussion on a different cultural topic
- Garrison Keillor's The Writer's Almanac iTunes Feed Web Site
- Each day Keillor reads a short poem or two and recounts what happened on this day in history.
- Grammar Girl's Quick and Dirty Tips for Better Writing iTunes Feed Web Site
- I think the title says it all.
- Guardian Unlimited - Several cultural podcasts from one of Britain's leading papers.
- Forum with Michael Krasny iTunes Feed Web Site
- Coming out of San Francisco, this public radio broad/podcast features excellent interviews with major cultural figures.
- In Our Time iTunes Feed Web Site
- On this BBC program, the best minds explore the big issues that form the intellectual agenda of our time.
- MoMa iTunes Feed Web Site
- The Museum of Modern Art gives you podcasts that let you hear artists and curators discuss modern and contemporary art.
- MoMA Think Modern Lectures iTunes Feed Web Site
- Offers recordings of artists, critics, scholars and writers sharing
their knowledge of the museum's art collections as well as their views
on comtemporary art issues.
- National Geographic Magazine (The Best of) iTunes Feed Web Site
- National Geographic needs no particular introduction.
- Nature Podcast iTunes Feed Web Site
- Nature, a highly respected peer-reviewed science journal, offers well
produced podcasts that feature scientists talking about their
- NOVA iTunes Feed Web Site
- A series of short videos ("vodcasts") from the world of science.
- NPR Books iTunes Feed Web Site
- A collection of NPR author interviews and book reviews.
- NPR: Koppel on the News iTunes Feed Web Site
- Like Nightline, but better.
- NPR Movies iTunes Feed Web Site
- NPR reports, reviews and interviews on the movie front.
- NPR Music iTunes Feed Web Site
- Reviews, musician interviews, live recordings from Morning Edition, All Things Considered, and other NPR programs.
- NPR Shuffle iTunes Feed Web Site
- A daily sampling of different NPR programming.
- NPR Story of the Day iTunes Feed Web Site
- Open Source iTunes Feed Web Site
- This daily program uses the internet and interactive technology to talk about the world.
- Poetry Foundation iTunes Feed Web Site
- A daily podcast featuring high-quality recordings of poems, interviews with poets, and poetry documentaries.
- Salon.com Conversations iTunes Feed Web Site
- Salon has a nice collection of audio conversations with figures
from the higher echelons of the pop culture world. David Lynch, Pedro
Almodóvar, Amy Sedaris, the list goes on.
- Science and Society iTunes
Feed Web Site
- A host of distinguished thinkers speak about innovations in science
-- nanotechnology, space explorations, life sciences and more.
- Science Magazine Podcast iTunes Feed Web Site
- Audiocasts from Science Magazine.
- Science Talk: The Podcast of Scientific American iTunes Feed Web Site
- The host, Steve Mirsky, explores the latest developments in
science and technology through interviews with leading scientists and
- Shakespeare-upon-iPod iTunes Feed Web Site
- A series of 9 discussions on, and readings from, Shakespeare.
- Slate Audio Book Club Slate Audio Book Club Feed Web Site
- Critics discuss important and popular books.
- Start the Week iTunes Feed Web Site
- A BBC cultural program that comes highly recommended from an Open Culture reader.
- The Economist iTunes Feed Web Site
- Audio content from one of the higher quality journals out there.
- The Naked Scientists iTunes Feed Web Site
- Dr. Chris Smith, of Cambridge University, takes an interactive look at different aspects of science, medecine and technology.
- The National Gallery Podcast iTunes Feed Web Site
- Podcasts from the National Gallery art museum in London.
- The New York Times Podcasts (Main) iTunes Web Site (see web site for individual feeds)
- A fairly large collection of daily and weekly podcasts from the major US daily.
- The New York Times iTunes Feed Web Site
- This fledgling podcast features the editor of the NYT Book Review speaking about newly reviewed books.
- The New York Times - TimesTalks iTunes Feed
- Conversations with people of note as well as NYTimes journalists and editors.
- The Poetic Voice iTunes Feed Web Site
- Houghton Mifflin presents a monthly poetry podcast.
- The Science Show iTunes Feed Web Site
- One of the longest running and well-regarded science shows on Australian radio.
- This American Life iTunes Feed Web Site
- First-person stories and short fiction from the award-winning show hosted by Ira Glass.
- Times Online Book Podcasts iTunes Feed Web Site
- Book podcasts from another British daily.
- To the Best of Our Knowledge iTunes Feed Web Site
- Interviews with nationally and internationally-known guests with a passion for ideas.
- Word for Word iTunes Feed Web Site
- Presented by American Public Media, this podcast reviews the best of the nation's recent speeches.
- The Writer's Block iTunes Feed Web Site
on KQED in San Francisco, this weekly reading series featuring writers
and performers of all stripes reading the latest short fiction,
non-fiction, theater and poetry.
- WNYC's Leonard Lopate Show iTunes
Feed Web Site
- Coming out of New York City, this public radio podcast offers daily
interviews with a diverse collection of great thinkers and talkers.
- WNYC's Brian Lehrer Show iTunes Feed Web Site
- Another solid public radio broad/podcast with excellent interviews with many important thinkers.
- 60 Second Science iTunes Feed Web Site
- From Scientific American, leading science journalists offer a brief
commentary on the latest developments in the world of science.
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