Innovation, has led us to this fabulously imperative technology most of us have access to benefit from. There hasn’t been anything on this earth like what we’re using now to expand our knowledge. Since the rise of maybe one of the most influential technologies of all time, the internet, it has been able to connect us with one-another like nothing ever has before it. Learning is one of if not the most important skills a human can acquire for themselves.
Now, we can learn anything and everything we’ve ever wanted to; or we can waste our focus on whose doing what on Facebook, which usually promotes an allusion of a person’s life, and or consuming time gawking into the hammering depths of our favorite pornographic websites.
Individuals, can type in anything into the web and multiple answers from many applicable resources will teach you an answer. Colleges and universities from around the world, have been and are putting up all their courses (after they’ve been taught within classes) free online. Apple now offers a free place where you can listen to school lectures from historical professors and from today, called iTunes U. And through the gaze of many peoples eyes, the best way to resonant information onto others is through podcasting.
Here is a list of five mind bending free podcasts you can rack-up your brain with knowledge, along with endless entertainment:
He’s a famous stand-up comedian, actor, martial artist, UFC commentator, intellect and currently his most valued passion podcastor. Be prepared for him to tap into your inner-psyche, with a wide range of guests ranging from intellectuals, scientists, comedians, UFC fighters, writers, psychonaut’s and many many more.
Some fascinating conscious expanding guests includes: Dennis Mckenna, Neil Tyson, Sam Harris, Graham Hancock, Randall Carlson, Bryan Callen and much more. Get ready for this Brazilian Jiu Jitsu/Taekwondo black belt holder, to kick your socks off, well questioning everything.
Hosted by the ever curious Robert Krulwich and Jad Abumrab, they make learning indulgingly interesting. Radio Lab, is a radio show and podcast that intertwine stories and science into sound and music-rich documentaries. They go into very fine detail in a little bit of everything, from a science point of view, with fascinating guests.
Brought to you by Paul Gilmartini, this mentally ill, comedian, avoided suicide and decided to start a podcast and talk about his life endeavors. Bringing you a weekly show, he interviews addicts, comedians, artists and doctors; analyzing mental illness, addiction, traumas and negative thinking.
Most of the time, The Tim Ferriss Show is the #1 business podcast on all of iTunes, it’s been ranked #1 (of all podcasts) frequently. It was also selected to iTunes’ “Best of 2014.”
Each episode, Tim deconstructs world-class performers from diverse areas (investing, arts, business, sports, etc.) to syphon skills you can use.
Prior guests include Arnold Schwarzenegger, Ed Catmull (President of Pixar), Tony Robbins, Peter Thiel (billionaire investor), Mike Shinoda (Linkin Park), Neil Strauss (7x NYT bestselling author), Josh Waitzkin (chess prodigy), and more.
Two main hosts, the artist David Choe and the porn star Asa Akira. They’re now on the revamped phase two of their podcast. David Choe, was a travelling US graffiti artist whose artwork made him a millionaire. He was hired by Sean Parker and Mark Zuckerberg to paint murals at the first Facebook office, instead of taking $8,000 he took stalk, cashing in at a whopping $256 million. Not giving even two fucks, he focus’s his energy now on his podcast, hiring his friends full-time. Asa Akira is a very beautiful multi-award winning, world class, getting smashed porn star.
Some of their guests include Joe Rogan, Eddie Huang (world class chef, author and Vice show: Fresh of the Boat), Bobby Lee (comedian, Mad TV host) and Eli Roth (bad ass movie director). DVDASA stands for: Double Vag Double Anal Sensitive Artist.