I enjoy listening to podcasts on the way to work, at work training rats, building brain implants, implanting brain implants, analyzing the data from my brain implants, on the way back from work, at the gym, pretty much whenever I can listen to them. They’re a great way to learn new information while the brain is busy with mundane motor tasks. Or, just for entertainment. Here’s a current list of what I listen to in no particular order:

Science:

Radiolab

StarTalk Radio

Brain Science Podcast

BBC’s Science Hour

BBC’s Science in Action

Brain Matters

Neuropod

All in the mind

The Infinite Monkey Cage

Naked Neuroscience

Invisibilia 

Skeptic’s Guide to the Universe

What’s the Point by 538

Flash Forward

Finance:

Freakenomics

Planet Money

The Economist

MarketFoolery

Motely Fool Money

StartUp Podcast

NPR Economy

Open for Business

Podcast Dramas:

Tanis

The Black Tapes

The Message

Limetown

Story Telling:

Radio Diaries

Love + Radio

The Memory Palace

Reply All

Mystery Show

Serial

Risk!

This American Life

The Moth

True Story

Detective

The Story Collider

Beautiful Stories from Anonymous People

Others:

Question of the day

Slate’s Working

Slate’s The Gist

GeekWire

NPR’s Intelligence Squared US Debates 

Revisionist History

More Perfect

Longform Podcast

History on Fire

Hardcore History

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