Podcasts Similar to Tell Me Something I Don't Know

Tell Me Something I Don't Know

If you love Tell Me Something I Don't Know by Steve J. Dubner and Stitcher, you should definitely also check out these podcasts below:

Good Job, Brain!

Good Job, Brain!

By: GoodJobBrain.com

Rating:

4.5 (1080 ratings)

Part pub quiz show, part offbeat news, and all awesome. All the time! We here are nuts about trivia. And we are darn sure there are people out there who share our unusual obsession. Do you relish beating your friends at Trivial Pursuit? Do you blab out the answers at the gym when Jeopardy! is on? Then this podcast, fellow trivia nut, is the ultimate mental nutrition for your very big brain. So eat up!

Surprisingly Awesome

Surprisingly Awesome

By: Gimlet Media

Rating:

4.0 (1032 ratings)

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Live from the Poundstone Institute

Live from the Poundstone Institute

By: NPR

Rating:

4.5 (138 ratings)

Paula Poundstone is on a quest to gather all of the world's knowledge. Or, as she puts it, "to get less stupid, one topic at a time." Follow her search as she looks to scientists, researchers, and experts for evidence about everything from what music cats like to the fluid dynamics of spilling coffee. "Every week, we'll keep looking for knowledge," says Paula, "because we know we left it somewhere."

Stuff You Should Know

Stuff You Should Know

By: HowStuffWorks

Rating:

4.5 (12191 ratings)

How do landfills work? How do mosquitos work? Join Josh and Chuck as they explore the Stuff You Should Know about everything from genes to the Galapagos in this podcast from HowStuffWorks.com.

Freakonomics Radio

Freakonomics Radio

By: Stephen Dubner & WNYC Studios

Rating:

4.5 (4618 ratings)

Have fun discovering the hidden side of everything with host Stephen J. Dubner, co-author of the best-selling "Freakonomics” books. Each week, hear surprising conversations that explore the riddles of everyday life and the weird wrinkles of human nature—from cheating and crime to parenting and sports. Dubner talks with Nobel laureates and provocateurs, social scientists and entrepreneurs — and his “Freakonomics” co-author Steve Levitt. After just a few episodes, this podcast will have you too thinking like a Freak. Produced by WNYC Studios, home of other great podcasts such as “Radiolab," "Death, Sex & Money," and "On the Media."

Every Little Thing

Every Little Thing

By: Gimlet Media

Rating:

5.0 (518 ratings)

A show about the small stuff. From Gimlet Media, hosted by Flora Lichtman.

How To Do Everything

How To Do Everything

By: NPR

Rating:

4.5 (690 ratings)

We're half advice show, half survival guide. We answer all your questions, from how to find a date, to how to find water in the desert.

Wait Wait... Don't Tell Me!

Wait Wait... Don't Tell Me!

By: NPR

Rating:

4.5 (7703 ratings)

NPR's weekly current events quiz. Have a laugh and test your news knowledge while figuring out what's real and what we've made up.

The Story Collider

The Story Collider

By: The Story Collider

Rating:

4.5 (466 ratings)

Whether we wear a lab coat or haven't seen a test tube since grade school, science is shaping all of our lives. And that means we all have science stories to tell. Every year, we host dozens of live shows all over the country, featuring all kinds of storytellers - researchers, doctors, and engineers of course, but also patients, poets, comedians, cops, and more. Some of our stories are heartbreaking, others are hilarious, but they're all true and all very personal. Welcome to The Story Collider!

Science Vs

Science Vs

By: Gimlet

Rating:

4.0 (2043 ratings)

There are a lot of fads, blogs and strong opinions, but then there’s SCIENCE. Science Vs is the show from Gimlet Media that finds out what’s fact, what’s not, and what’s somewhere in between. We do the hard work of sifting through all the science so you don't have to. This season we tackle immigration, climate change, true love and artificial sweeteners.