The next couple of weeks might be a little lonely thanks to social distancing, but it doesn’t have to be boring! Our recent blog Keep Calm (& stay inside) explores different things to do while keeping yourself away from the outside world. This blog, however, suggests something that isn’t on that list: listening to podcasts! Podcasts are audio files episodes that people can subscribe to and download. Think of it as a radio talk show without the music! They cover *so* much information and so many topics that you’re bound to find something that peaks your interest! The world of podcasting is vast and slightly intimidating if you don’t know where to start. Below, we’ve listed two awesome shows for a few popular podcast genres! 

True Crime: 

Dive deeply into the minds of criminals and get your true crime fix with these podcasts are definitely "it."

      

News:

Stay updated of current events with The Daily and NPR News Now!

      

Art:  

These podcasts are for all of the artheads out there! You'll learn more about art history with a dash of comedy from these hilarious hosts.

 


Pop Culture:

Sit back and enjoy the conversation! Both Black Girl Podcast and Gettin' Grown are like talking to your homegirls!

      


Mental health:

Mental health and self-help podcasts are great for advice on how to deal with your daily stresses.  

      


Music:

If you're passionate about music, these podcasts are great for learning the in's and outs of the industry. 

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Comedy:

Need a laugh with a dash of pop culture? These podcasts are great for both!

    


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