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1. The Partially Examined Life Philosophy Podcast

The Partially Examined Life Philosophy PodcastMadison, WI About Podcast The Partially Examined Life is a philosophy podcast by some guys who were at one point set on doing philosophy for a living but then thought better of it. Each episode, we pick a text and chat about it with some balance between insight and flippancy. You don't have to know any philosophy, or even to have read the text we're talking about to (mostly) follow and (hopefully) enjoy the discussion.
Frequency about 3 posts per month.
Since May 2009
Also in Philosophy Blogs
Podcast partiallyexaminedlife.com/ca..
Facebook fans 15,083. Twitter followers 21,695.

2. The Philosophy Guy

The Philosophy GuySalt Lake City, UT About Podcast This podcast is about the many ideas in philosophy that are popularized by our society and culture through movies (Ex, Blade Runner, The Matrix), TV shows (Ex, Rick and Morty, Westworld), public figures, and books all around us.
Frequency about 4 posts per month.
Podcast thephilosophyguy.fireside.fm
Facebook fans 117. Twitter followers 6,793.

3. New Books Network - New Books in Philosophy Podcast

New Books Network - New Books in Philosophy PodcastAbout Podcast New Books in Philosophy podcast talks about various philosophy books.
Frequency about 1 post per month.
Since Jun 2011
Podcast newbooksnetwork.com/category..
Facebook fans 3,452. Twitter followers 4,327.

4. The Panpsycast Philosophy Podcast

The Panpsycast Philosophy PodcastAbout Podcast A weekly 'informal and informative' philosophy podcast inspiring and supporting students, teachers, academics and free-thinkers worldwide.
Frequency about 1 post per week.
Since Aug 2016
Podcast thepanpsycast.com/panpsycast2
Facebook fans 978. Twitter followers 3,017.

5. Philosophize This!

Philosophize This!Seattle, WA About Podcast For anyone interested in an educational podcast about philosophy where you don't need to be a graduate-level philosopher to understand it. In chronological order, the thinkers and ideas that forged the world we live in are broken down and explained.
Frequency about 1 post per month.
Also in History Podcasts
Podcast philosophizethis.org/categor..
Facebook fans 35,377. Twitter followers 25,280.

6. Aubrey Marcus Podcast

Aubrey Marcus PodcastAustin, Tx About Podcast Founder of Onnit and modern philosopher, Aubrey Marcus asks the important questions: How do we find our purpose, wake up to who we truly are, have a few more laughs, and human being a little better?
Frequency about 2 posts per month.
Also in Wisdom Podcasts
Podcast aubreymarcus.com/blogs/aubre..
Facebook fans 224,253. Twitter followers 95,749.

7. ABC RN - The Philosopher's Zone Podcast

ABC RN - The Philosopher's Zone PodcastAustralia About Podcast The simplest questions often have the most complex answers. The Philosopher's Zone is your guide through the strange thickets of logic, metaphysics and ethics.
Frequency about 4 posts per month.
Podcast abc.net.au/radionational/pro..
Facebook fans 188,931. Twitter followers 84,955.

8. Elucidations Podcast

Elucidations Podcast About Podcast Elucidations is a monthly philosophy podcast recorded at the University of Chicago. Each month, a prominent philosopher sits down with our graduate student co-hosts to talk about his or her latest work and areas of philosophical expertise. The podcast covers a wide range of topics from the theoretical to the practical (including causation, metaphor, agency, religious freedom, and moral psychology) and explores a wide range of problems from the perennial to the cutting-edge.
Frequency about 1 post per month.
Since Jun 2011
Podcast lucian.uchicago.edu/blogs/el..
Facebook fans n/a. Twitter followers n/a.

9. THINK BIGGER, THINK BETTER | Philosophy Podcast

THINK BIGGER, THINK BETTER | Philosophy PodcastUnited States About Podcast THINK BIGGER, THINK BETTER presents the 21st century's leading scientists, philosophers, public intellectuals, and business and political leaders as they discuss the most important issues of today. Join your host Paul Gibbons and his guests as they explore themes such as: progress and technology, reason and emotions, ethics and business leadership, science and health, media and society, politics and education, pseudoscience and marketing hype, neuroscience and decision making.
Frequency about 2 posts per month.
Since Dec 2017
Podcast paulgibbons.net/podcasts
Facebook fans 1,493. Twitter followers 4,407.

10. Waking Up with Sam Harris | Making Sense Podcast

Waking Up with Sam Harris | Making Sense PodcastAbout Podcast Join neuroscientist, philosopher, and best-selling author Sam Harris as he explores some of the most pressing and controversial questions of our time.
Frequency about 3 posts per month.
Since Sep 2013
Podcast samharris.org/podcast
Facebook fans 537,784. Twitter followers 1,256,902.

11. Patterson in Pursuit | Philosophy, Politics, Religion Podcast

Patterson in Pursuit | Philosophy, Politics, Religion PodcastAbout Podcast Steve Patterson is a philosopher working outside of academia, and he is currently traveling the world to interview people in the pursuit of truth. In this podcast he interviews with intellectuals from across the globe. Topics include philosophy, religion, science, politics, economics, and everything else that's important to humans.
Frequency about 1 post per month.
Since Apr 2016
Podcast steve-patterson.com/podcast
Facebook fans n/a. Twitter followers 1,868.

12. Philosophy 247 Podcast

Philosophy 247 PodcastAbout Podcast A Podcast that interviews leading philosophers about pressing moral and political issues.
Frequency about 1 post per month.
Podcast philosophy247.org
Facebook fans n/a. Twitter followers 4,813.

13. The Dawdler's Philosophy Podcast

The Dawdler's Philosophy Podcast United States About Podcast The Dawdler's Philosophy is a Podcast about Ideas. One co-host a 'scientist' and one a 'philosopher', each sharing a basic orientation for high-density, low-drama, apolitical, opinionated but dogma-free, relaxed, and hopefully entertaining intellectual engagement.
Frequency about 3 posts per month.
Podcast dawdlersphilosophy.com/categ..
Facebook fans 435. Twitter followers 139.

14. History of Philosophy Without Any Gaps

History of Philosophy Without Any GapsMunich About Podcast 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'.
Frequency about 1 post per month.
Podcast hopwag.podbean.com
Facebook fans 19,054. Twitter followers 20,479.

15. Very Bad Wizards

Very Bad WizardsAbout Podcast Very Bad Wizards is a podcast featuring a philosopher (Tamler Sommers) and a psychologist (David Pizarro), who share a love for ethics, pop culture, and cognitive science, and who have a marked inability to distinguish sacred from profane. Each podcast includes discussions of moral philosophy, recent work on moral psychology and neuroscience, and the overlap between the two.
Frequency about 2 posts per month.
Since Aug 2012
Podcast verybadwizards.fireside.fm
Facebook fans 13,940. Twitter followers 14,389.

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