Best History podcasts we could find (Updated January 2018)
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Revisionist History
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Revisionist History is Malcolm Gladwell's journey through the overlooked and the misunderstood. Every episode re-examines something from the past—an event, a person, an idea, even a song—and asks whether we got it right the first time. From Panoply Media. Because sometimes the past deserves a second chance.
 
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History Extra podcast
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The latest news from the team behind BBC History Magazine - a popular History magazine. To find out more, visit www.historyextra.com
 
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Dan Carlin's Hardcore History
 
In "Hardcore History" journalist and broadcaster Dan Carlin takes his "Martian", unorthodox way of thinking and applies it to the past. Was Alexander the Great as bad a person as Adolf Hitler? What would Apaches with modern weapons be like? Will our modern civilization ever fall like civilizations from past eras? This isn't academic history (and Carlin isn't a historian) but the podcast's unique blend of high drama, masterful narration and Twilight Zone-style twists has entertained millions ...
 
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The British History Podcast
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The BHP is a chronological retelling of the history of Britain with a particular focus upon the lives of the people. You won’t find a dry recounting of dates and battles here, but instead you’ll learn about who these people were and how their desires, fears, and flaws shaped the histories of England, Scotland, and Wales.
 
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The History Hour
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An hour of historical reporting told by the people who were there.
 
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Ridiculous History
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History is beautiful, brutal and, often, ridiculous. Join Ben Bowlin and Noel Brown as they dive into some of the weirdest stories from across the span of human civilization in Ridiculous History, a podcast by HowStuffWorks.
 
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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 History of Rome
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A weekly podcast tracing the rise, decline and fall of the Roman Empire.
 
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History on Fire
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Where history and epic collide--"History on Fire" is a podcast by author and university professor Daniele Bolelli.
 
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History of Japan
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A weekly podcast on Japanese history, covering everything from prehistory to the modern era. Additional information available at the podcast blog, at www.historyofjapan.wordpress.com
 
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Stuff You Missed in History Class
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Join Holly and Tracy as they bring you the greatest and strangest Stuff You Missed In History Class in this podcast by HowStuffWorks.com.
 
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The History of China
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An audio journey through the 5000 year history of one of the world's oldest continuous civilizations.
 
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Reflecting History
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Reflecting History is a history podcast that explores the triumphs and tragedies of the human experience.
 
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The History of England
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A regular podcast telling the story of England with warmth and wit and enthusiasm. The story of the great names and the events that made England the mosaic it is today; the daily lives of the people who made it so. We take a chronological approach, from the cataclysmic end of Roman Britain, all the way through to the present day – when we get there! Along the way we follow the major highways of history, and some of the side roads too – what it was like to live in the Middle Ages, why the dif ...
 
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Dan Snow's HISTORY HIT
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History! The most exciting and important things that have ever happened on the planet! Featuring reports from the weird and wonderful places around the world where history has been made and interviews with some of the best historians writing today. Dan also covers some of the major anniversaries as they pass by and explores the deep history behind today's headlines - giving you the context to understand what is going on today.Join the conversation on twitter: @HistoryHitProducer: Dan Morelle
 
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Nerdonomy: Nerds on History
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History is full amazing stories. Join hosts Bryan Moriarty, Eric Bricmont, and Sarah Ashley as they explore the most inspirational, terrifying and hilarious events in history. Everything from the creation of the universe to the invention of Cheese in a Can and everything in between. Learn something new weekly by subscribing to the Nerd’s on History podcast.
 
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The China History Podcast
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Laszlo Montgomery presents easy-to-digest stories, events and people from China’s most ancient times up to our present day.
 
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Making History
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Series exploring the latest historical and archaeological research
 
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In Our Time: History
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Historical themes, events and key individuals from Akhenaten to Xenophon.
 
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The History Chicks
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Two women. Half the population. Several thousand years of history. About an hour. Go.
 
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The History of Byzantium
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A podcast telling the story of the Roman (Byzantine) Empire from 476 AD to 1453. www.thehistoryofbyzantium.com
 
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Irish History Podcast
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The Irish History Podcast brings you on a journey through Ireland's fascinating past. This podcast is not just dates but an enthralling account of Ireland's history, looking at daily life through the ages. The show is currently focused on the Great Irish Famine of the 1840s (see below), while the archive contains the stories of Ireland's ancient High Kings, Viking raiders and the Norman Invasion of the Middle Ages. The story of the Great Famine has proved the most popular to date,Between 184 ...
 
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Our Fake History
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Historical Myths Relished and Ruined!
 
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New Books in History
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Interviews with Historians about their New Books
 
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Lectures in History
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Join students in college classrooms to hear lectures on topics ranging from the American Revolution to 9-11.
 
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Spirited History
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A weekly podcast that explores rich historic locations throughout the US that are kept alive by the communities that love them. We feature the sites history and some of the spirits that are reported to linger.Please Email us at spiritedhistory@gmail.com If you have a site you would like us to highlight on our show drop us a line!
 
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The History of English Podcast
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The Spoken History of a Global Language
 
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Tides of History
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Everywhere around us are echoes of the past. Those echoes define the boundaries of states and countries, how we pray and how we fight. They determine what money we spend and and how we earn it at work, what language we speak and how we raise our children. From Wondery, host Patrick Wyman, PhD (“Fall Of Rome”) helps us understand our world and how it got to be the way it is.
 
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American History Tellers
Weekly
 
The Cold War, Prohibition, the Gold Rush, the Space Race. Every part of your life -the words you speak, the ideas you share- can be traced to our history, but how well do you really know the stories that made America? We’ll take you to the events, the times and the people that shaped our nation. And we’ll show you how our history affected them, their families and affects you today. Hosted by Lindsay Graham (not the Senator). From Wondery, the network behind Tides Of History, History Unplugge ...
 
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Headline History
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Host Dan Lovallo looks at history through the lens of newspapers and other media how they reported the story at the time the historical event occurred.
 
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History of the Crusades
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Over 900 years ago, thousands of Christians invaded the Middle East, intent on taking the Holy Land from the Muslims. The following 200 years were marked by a series of military campaigns known as the Crusades.Join us to follow the history of the Crusades from 1095 onwards. Castles, battles, religious clashes, Richard the Lionheart, the Assassins, Eleanor of Aquitaine, Saladin, the Knights Templar - all will feature as we examine one of the most interesting periods in history.
 
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Islamic History Podcast
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My name is Abu Ibrahim Ismail and I'm an Islamic history nerd who goes deep into some of history's most entertaining and amazing stories as it relates to Islam and Muslims. You're going to hear Islamic history like you've never heard it before. From Prophet Noah to Queen Bilqis. From the Ottoman Empire to the Islamic Caliphate. If it's about Muslims and it happened in the past, Inshallah, you're going to get it here.
 
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15 Minute History
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A podcast for educators, students, and history buffs
 
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Russian Rulers History Podcast
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First we follow the Russian rulers from Rurik to Putin then take to recounting all aspects of Russian history.
 
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The History Network
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The military history podcast specialists, looking at all aspects of war through the ages.
 
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American History Untucked
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American History Untucked is a podcast conversation with American Historians, hosted by Dr. David Silkenat
 
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The History of Egypt Podcast
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The History of Egypt, as the ancients described it. A tale of pyramids, pharaohs, gods and mysteries, told through the eyes of the ancients themselves. A member of the Agora Podcast Network
 
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Ottoman History Podcast
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Podcast by Ottoman History Podcast
 
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Lectures in Intellectual History
 
Recordings from the popular public lecture series on intellectual history in all its forms and across all ages. From 2014 held at the University of St Andrews, and between 2010 and 2013 held at the University of Sussex.
 
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History of Germany Podcast
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A podcast on the history of Germans.
 
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The Maritime History Podcast
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The Maritime History Podcast is a chronological look at maritime history and its numerous facets. Beginning with ancient history, the podcast looks at trade, exploration, boat and ship-building, economics, and the relationship between the ocean and the development of society and culture throughout history. Learn more about the podcast at http://maritimehistorypodcast.com.
 
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Internet History Podcast
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A History of the Internet Era from Netscape to the iPad
 
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History of the Papacy Podcast
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This show will detail the biographies and interesting facts of the Papacy of Rome. It will start in the beginning, but will not go straight through. There will be many side tracks and detours along the way. We will investigate the backstreets of the Papacy where the tour normally doesn't go.
 
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The History of Byzantium
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A podcast telling the story of the Roman (Byzantine) Empire from 476 AD to 1453
 
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Great Battles of History
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This podcast is about interesting battles throughout history.
 
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History of the Earth
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We've concentrated the history of Planet Earth into one year. Follow the podcasts chronologically from the origin of the Earth to the origin of Mankind.
 
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American Military History Podcast
 
Join amateur military historian podcaster Justin Johnson as he covers the military history of America in the American Military History Podcast. Covering America’s Military History from the Revolutionary War through current day conflicts. New episodes release every Thursday. Subscribe on iTunes to stay up to date.
 
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History of Philosophy Without Any Gaps
 
Peter Adamson, Professor of Philosophy at the LMU in Munich and at King's College London, takes listeners through the history of philosophy, "without any gaps". www.historyofphilosophy.net
 
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The History of India Podcast
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A light weekly podcast covering the history of India, from 6th century B.C. onwards. Enjoying the Podcast? Please consider donating to the Snehal Sidhu-Patrick Memorial Fund (http://tinyurl.com/prkvwll)
 
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Geek History Lesson
Weekly
 
Enter your mind university! Jason Inman & Ashley Victoria Robinson will educate you about a different character of pop culture each week. Geek out, laugh and learn!
 
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AUTHOR. (Photo:1966 Soviet postage stamp depicting Bering's second voyage and the discovery of the Commander Islands) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Island of the Blue Foxes: Disaster and Triumph on the World's Greatest Scientific Expedition (A Merloyd Lawrence Book) by Stephe ...…
 
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(Photo:File:Churchill Cabinet War Rooms 18.jpg ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Ministers at War: Winston Churchill and His War Cabinet by Jonathan Schneer. PART 3 of 4. Library Journal, starred review “A smoothly written and insightful examination of the men who aided Churchi ...…
 
AUTHOR. (Photo:File:Churchill Coalition Government - 11 May 1940.jpg ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Ministers at War: Winston Churchill and His War Cabinet by Jonathan Schneer. PART 2 of 4. Spectator (UK) “In this scholarly, yet grippingly readable study of the wartime coali ...…
 
This week on the Lawfare Podcast, the Guardian's Moscow correspondent Shaun Walker joined special guest host Alina Polyakova to discuss his new book "The Long Hangover: Putin's New Russia and the Ghosts of the Past." They discussed Putin's use of Russian history as political strategy, the pulse of Russian politics as its elections approach in M ...…
 
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Published on 10 Jul 2017. Tom Russo is the Managing Member of Gardner Russo & Gardner, where he manages $11 billion in a long only, global value strategy. Tom buys the stock of global consumer businesses with great brands and holds them for a really long time. He looks for businesses with a capacity to reinvest free cash flow and a capacity to ...…
 
England's Kyren Wilson produces one of the great comebacks in Masters history to beat world number three Judd Trump 6-5 and book a place in Sunday' .. Read more >> http://ift.tt/2Bh2zVb
 
A special BPIB reunites the four members of the radio show that aspired to the be the longest-running show in St. Louis radio history -- but only lasted 13 months. The Writers' Block featured BPIB host Derrick Goold, baseball writer at the St. Louis Post-Dispatch, and was hosted by PD columnists Ben Frederickson and Benjamin Hochman and produce ...…
 
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The Bob Levy Show on the Radio Misfits Podcast Network
 
EP122: Fed up with Lefty and Red Doug joins Joe Conte to discuss their mutual admiration for Pink Floyd. The band’s songs, albums, style and history are discussed as well as the sad state of popular music today. The post The Mr Nailsin Show – The Pink Floyd Show! appeared first on Radio Misfits.
 
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Stefan Ukrainsky's Podcast
 
NFL Championship game history and NFL Championship game preview.
 
Donald Trump's first year anniversary as US President will certainly go down in history. It was the day the government shut down after Congress failed to back a bill to fund federal agencies.Hundreds of thousands of government workers are affected. Some will stay home because their offices will be closed. Others will work without pay.Republican ...…
 
Apropos Of Something hosts Ellen Daniels and Nancy Laurence talk with A.D. Carson Ph.D., Asst. Professor of Hip-Hop and the Global South, McIntire Dept. of Music, on waking up to our place in history; and Max Luna M.D., Assoc. Professor at UVA School of Medicine, on cultivating a future generation of culturally sensitive healthcare providers. A ...…
 
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Stuff You Missed in History Class
 
Coming up on January 22, 2018 is the 230th birthday of Lord Byron. Who was he, and why is he associated with so many historical figures?By applepodcast@howstuffworks.com (HowStuffWorks).
 
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Enlightened Anarchy Podcast
 
A stroll through The illumANark's guilty pleasures. I dive into musical history so you don't have to.
 
Source provided by Tom Merritt Get the illustrated Year in Tech History at Merritt’s Books site Support the show on Patreon
 
David, Ian Kahanowitz and Al Blumkin, discuss the evolution of Baseball rules [part 5].A Comfortably Zoned Radio Network/ab, production.Check out our website. http://comfortablyzonedradio.com/If you enjoy our offerings, we ask that you get in the habit of accumulating lightly used children's books, and donating them to your local Head Start.…
 
In this special extended podcast, Aedín talks to director Lee Unkrich and producer Darla K. Anderson about the latest Pixar film set in Mexico, Coco. Despite his family’s baffling generations-old ban on music, young Miguel dreams of becoming a musician and sets off on an extraordinary journey to unlock the real story behind his family history.…
 
It's the 100th anniversary of Mary Shelley's "Frankenstein"! Join us to discover her story and the stories of other young women who became science fiction legends, including Madeleine L'Engle, Octavia E. Butler, and Margaret Atwood. Researched and written by Junior Girl Tracy Phillips. Recorded by Tiffany Rhoades. Want more stories like this on ...…
 
This week, we cover a famous caper that probably sent an innocent man to jail for nearly 40 years. There's poisoning, plotting, and conspiracy galore as we discuss the Teigin Incident.
 
In Episode 5, I discuss the biggest news story of last year that no one ever heard about, which involves cryptocurrencies, the global currency wars, one of the top hackers in the world, and alphabet agencies. If you enjoyed this podcast episode, please consider donating to our patreon account at http://www.patreon.com/skwealthacademy Free downl ...…
 
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Saturday Live
 
Broadcaster and author Dan Snow is the history guy - from first appearing on our screens with the 60th Anniversary of the Battle of El Alamein, with dad Peter to numerous other documentaries including the Rise of the Royal Navy, Battlefield Britain series and a documentary about his great great grandfather, former Prime Minister, Lloyd George. ...…
 
For the first time in transplant history doctors have replaced one donor face with another, according to Olivier Bastien of France's biomedicine agency.By RFI.
 
Pat is joined by guest host Jamie this week, and they talk about the AFCCG for the Patriots against the Jaguars, and whether Patriots fans should be worried about the Jags. They then discuss the Steelers, and the dysfunction both on the field and in the locker room. They finish up their football talk with a look at the NFCCG between the Vikings ...…
 
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After Hours AM | Free Podcasts | PodOmatic On an episode of After Hours AM/The Criminal Code — True Crime with hosts Joel Sturgis, Eric Olsen, and Dr. Clarissa Cole — so hot it melted my keyboard, we tackle the crucial topic of immigration law and policy in America with immigration legal advocate Susan Celsor. We speak with SusanTop of hour 2; ...…
 
After Hours AM | Free Podcasts | PodOmatic On an episode of After Hours AM/The Criminal Code — True Crime with hosts Joel Sturgis, Eric Olsen, and Dr. Clarissa Cole — so hot it melted my keyboard, we tackle the crucial topic of immigration law and policy in America with immigration legal advocate Susan Celsor. We speak with SusanTop of hour 2; ...…
 
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Snack Masters, Inc.
 
Dooner and MSG are out to earn their badges with a slew of Girl Scout Cookie Reviews. They got Samoas, Thin Mints, Peanut Butter Sandwiches, and Lemonades. But wait! There's S'more. Dooner also dives into a bowl of Thin Mint cereal. The boys also banter about militias, the history of girl scout cookies, child saftey locks, and they even intervi ...…
 
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Top News and Politics Podcasts In The Country – USA telephone number: 714-421-1838—-Celebrate Sun City communities everywhere with Jazz Joy and Roy all day long Saturday March 3rd 2018—–Email: JazzJoyandRoy@gmail.com
 
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In an interesting time in our countries history, with racism flying around all over the place, here is a Muslim woman who just happens to be really funny, relatable, and funny.
 
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Sndpodcast Channel
 
Nick Ceraso and Jose Rivera (a.k.a. The Talking Beard) break down the AFC and NFC Conference Championship games. Should the Steelers fire Mike Tomlin? Are the Pirates trading away their stars to early and which players on the MLB ballot will make the Hall of Fame. As always who will be our Dude and Dunce of the Week and we look back on sports h ...…
 
AUTHOR. (Photo:View of Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky's harbour from Avacha Bay, with Mount Koryasky rising in the background. ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Island of the Blue Foxes: Disaster and Triumph on the World's Greatest Scientific Expedition (A Merloyd Lawrence Book) by S ...…
 
AUTHOR. (Photo: ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow The lava tubes of the Polar Moon are prime real estate for colonies. Bob Zimmerman BehindtheBlack.com "...The floor of the crater as a lot of rilles, and a close look at that crater floor reveals to me a lot of possible sky ligh ...…
 
AUTHOR. (Photo:Illustration from Stepan Krasheninnikov's Account of the Land of Kamchatka (1755) ) http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/contact http://JohnBatchelorShow.com/schedules Twitter: @BatchelorShow Island of the Blue Foxes: Disaster and Triumph on the World's Greatest Scientific Expedition (A Merloyd Lawrence Book) by Stephen R. Bown. PART 3 o ...…
 
The Speculative Fiction Cantina: your weekly hypodermic injection of science fiction, fantasy, horror, alternate history, steampunk, cyberpunk, and things weird and wonderful in the world of books and writers. We ask authors the hard questions. You'll hear from writers who bend the rules and drive the narrative. Join S. Evan Townsend on this jo ...…
 
Nezka Pfeifer, curator; Sarah Sutton, assistant programming manager; and Bill Teitsworth, watercolor artist, talk about upcoming programs at the Everhart Museum of Natural History, Science & Art at Nay Aug Park in Scranton. More at everhart-museum.org
 
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Befriend your body Podcast
 
If you have listened to the previous podcasts you will hopefully understand better how your body and your physiology work hand in hand. Either to calm and relax you, or to stimulate, motivate or stress you out. To build on those concepts we are starting a new series of podcasts about Love & Anxiety. Taking the physiological ideas and fleshing t ...…
 
The Los Angeles Times newsroom is in revolt against its publisher Ross Levinsohn following the publication of an NPR report that uncovered a history of bad behavior over the last two decades.
 
The Los Angeles Times newsroom is in revolt against its publisher Ross Levinsohn following the publication of an NPR report that uncovered a history of bad behavior over the last two decades.
 
The Los Angeles Times newsroom is in revolt against its publisher Ross Levinsohn following the publication of an NPR report that uncovered a history of bad behavior over the last two decades.
 
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Kick to Kick
 
This 6th episode of the Kick to Kick podcast explores the season of 1902 get ready to enjoy A run down of our most used resources (exciting)Charlie Singingsome little history from the yearThe importance of Collingwoods trip to TasmaniaEssendon trying to go back to backand anther new finals system (yes really)…
 
Ryan Carnes: Interprets the role of Jasion, Valentina’s American boyfriend who travels to Mexico to meet her family. Ryan is known for his role of Justin in “Desperate Housewives” and “General Hospital.” La Boda de Valentina (Pantelion Films, February 9, 2018) Genre: Romantic Comedy Cast: Marimar Vega, Ryan Cares, Omar Chaparro, Kate Vernon, Je ...…
 
Matt Saintsing gets his Aloha on with awesome Hawaiian brew. Hear Glen Tomlinson, President/Owner of Home of the Brave Brewing Co. talk about his love of WWII History, Sharing pints with Pearl Harbor Survivors and of course tasting some high octane Mighty American Ale.
 
Debbie W Wilson gives us lessons from the life of Rahab. What kind of faith do you have? Is it ever right to tell a lie? Find Debbie at Debbiewwilson.com
 
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Southern Smackdown
 
RAW 25 and the Royal Rumble are right around the corner, which means we're finally on the road to WrestleMania! Even though next week will be loaded, not much happened this week, except for a title change and some mind blowing new WWE signees, so your hosts Danny and Ben are here to talk about it all! They're also going to discuss RAW, which in ...…
 
Throughout history, women have suffered many injustices in the workplace including unequal wages, unsafe work conditions and predatory sexual harassment from male administrators. By early 2018, there have been some encouraging steps taken to change this, most notably i...
 
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