Meaningful podcasts for your daily commute can make and enhance your mind at the same time. Boring commute? Sick and tired of watching the same old route? Vehicles filled with unhappy faces as you crawl along to work? It’s an unavoidable circumstance. You have to get to work and often, there is no way around the way you have to go. Change up your normal listening experience (like that boring old “Morning Zoo” show) and try tuning into a few podcasts.

Enhance that dull commute and make your commuting experience a life-enhancing experience, as well as, meaningful.

Meaningful Podcasts:

Quit listening to the same old radio stations and try a mind-blowing podcast instead. Whether you use iTunes or Android daily podcasts await, to keep your mind occupied  through meaningful podcasts.

15. Stuff To Blow Your Mind

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Stuff To Blow Your Mind includes:

14. The Age Of Persuasionage

The Age Of Persuasion keeps you occupied with:

(Though “The Age Of Persuasion” radio series has retired since 2013, you can still enjoy the past episodes for some mind-blowing podcasts!)

13. White Coat, Black Art

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White Coat Black Art keeps your mind off of the traffic jam with:

12. Risk!

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Think you’ve got it bad? Take a listen to Risk! and hear the true exploits of others:

11. Point Of Inquiry

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Interested in topics regarding politics, religion, science and more? Point of Inquiry features:

10. Nerdette

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Avid reader? Or just love vegging out on the couch with your fave series?  Then Nerdette offers:

9. The Grantland Network

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The Grantland Network offers a sample of talks across several genres, from Hollywood to all things sports..  Some topics presented:

8. Stuff You Should Know

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Stuff You Should Know is all about two guys tellin’ you what you should know! Topics include:

7. Stuff You Missed In History Class

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These meaningful podcasts are suitable even for those who hated history class.  Topics include:

6. You Look Nice Today: A Journal Of Emotional Hygiene

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You Look Nice Today is an amazing podcast that assists in keeping you emotionally healthy.  Topics include:

5. How Did This Get Made

Feed your brain with How Did This Get Made. Learn and laugh as you commute with topics like:

4. Science Friday

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Take advantage of the great podcasts offered at Science Friday. Hot topics have been:

3. 99% Invisible

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99% Invisible is the podcast that tunes you in to topics you don’t think about everyday. Past topics:

2. Travel In 10

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Enjoy traveling all over the world with Travel in 10.  Recent podcosts have included:

1. IronDove

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IronDove focuses on building a community of folks interested in social justice.  Previous podcasts have included:

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