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Are you a curiosity seeker? Do you have a yearning to learn more about the wonderful world around us? Take a journey of discovery with THE CURIOUS PROFESSOR as she explores the intriguing people, places, artifacts, and natural wonders that spark her curiosity. A podcast for the curious at heart. Be curious with Dr. B.

Are you a curiosity seeker? Do you have a yearning to learn more about the wonderful world around us? Take a journey of discovery with THE CURIOUS PROFESSOR as she explores the intriguing people, places, artifacts, and natural wonders that spark her curiosity. A podcast for the curious at heart. Be curious with Dr. B.

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United States

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Are you a curiosity seeker? Do you have a yearning to learn more about the wonderful world around us? Take a journey of discovery with THE CURIOUS PROFESSOR as she explores the intriguing people, places, artifacts, and natural wonders that spark her curiosity. A podcast for the curious at heart. Be curious with Dr. B.

Language:

English

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Episodes

THE DIASPORICAN EXPERIENCE WITH AUTHOR J.L. TORRES

1/13/2022
Award-winning author J.L. Torres discusses his life and work, which focuses on the “diasporican experience—living in the inbetweeness that forms and informs the Puerto Rican experience.”

Duration:00:37:06

CHINA UNRAVELED WITH WRITER JASON SZEFTEL

12/29/2021
Writer Jason Szeftel discusses the politics and economics of China. His podcast CHINA UNRAVELED covers in depth the complexities of Hong Kong and other issues China faces today.

Duration:00:36:26

THE STRUGGLE FOR WORLD SANITY WITH AUTHOR WAJID HASSAN

12/21/2021
Author, speaker, healer and actor Wajid Hassan discusses the intersection of humanitarianism and environmentalism. He is one of the only Muslim-born authors writing about New Age philosophy and his book, The Struggle for World Sanity, was a #1 bestseller on Amazon.

Duration:00:20:51

AUTISM ROCKS AND ROLLS WITH SAM MITCHELL

12/7/2021
Sam Mitchell, a podcaster and owner of his own media company, is a successful teenager with autism. The creator and host of Autism Rocks and Rolls discusses his mission to change the perspective of autism and destigmatize the negativity that can surround this type of brain wiring.

Duration:00:18:52

TAROT TALK WITH IZOLDA TRAKHTENBERG

11/22/2021
Writer, storyteller and podcaster Izolda Trakhtenberg discusses how tarot cards can be used to build intuition, imagination, and storytelling skills. The Practical Tarot deck she created has been praised as a terrific tool to unlock intuition, help with focus, and improve personal growth.

Duration:00:43:03

THE ETHEL ROSENBERG STORY WITH ALISA PARENTI

11/10/2021
Journalist and author Alisa Parenti discusses the case against Julius and Ethel Rosenberg and her historical fiction novel featuring the "Atomic Spies."

Duration:00:25:52

WOMEN IN PODCASTING WITH URMI RAVAL

11/4/2021
Podcast host, content creator, and creativity/life coach Urmi Raval discusses women in podcasting.

Duration:00:30:12

THE LAST HOUSE STANDING WITH DOCUMENTARY FILMMAKER GEORGE SIEGAL

10/26/2021
Award-winning documentary filmmaker George Siegal discusses natural disasters and their impact on us and the urgent need for those living in disaster-prone areas to build or fortify their homes to withstand the wrath of Mother Nature.

Duration:00:25:28

FINISHING SCHUBERT’S UNFINISHED SYMPHONY WITH COMPOSER LUCAS CANTOR

10/19/2021
Emmy-winning composer, producer, multi-instrumentalist and conductor, Lucas Cantor, discusses the world of music and finishing Schubert’s Unfinished Symphony with artificial intelligence.

Duration:00:23:38

LIFE WITH DOGS WITH AUTHOR COLIN DAYAN

10/11/2021
Professor and author Colin Dayan discusses her passion for dogs and how her relationship with animals has shaped her life and work.

Duration:00:20:00

WHAT IS GEEK CULTURE WITH PODCASTER WILLIAM MORGAN

9/30/2021
Podcaster William Morgan, host of The Geek Gauntlet, discusses geek culture and all things fandom.

Duration:00:15:55

DIGITAL NOMADS AND REMOTE WORKERS WITH INTERNATIONAL LIFESTYLE CONSULTANT EMILY BRON

9/23/2021
International lifestyle consultant Emily Bron discusses remote work, life as a digital nomad, and retiring abroad.

Duration:00:24:27

SPEED KING WITH WRITER AND HISTORIAN MARCI LYNN MCGUINNESS

9/17/2021
Writer and historian Marci Lynn McGuinness, the world expert on the Uniontown Speedway Board Track, discusses the evolution of motorsports and the daredevils who made it possible for us to go from carriage to automobile as an everyday mode of transportation.

Duration:00:23:54

THE CUTTHROAT BUSINESS OF BOXING WITH JASON NAVE AND ADRIAN CLARK

9/9/2021
Writers Jason Nave and Adrian Clark discuss the world of boxing and sports entertainment.

Duration:00:28:17

OFF THE ROAD AND ON A DIRT BIKE WITH MICHAEL JAMES

9/1/2021
Motorsport journalist and screenwriter Michael James discusses the world of dirt bike racing and his new screenplay, which he describes as a “two-wheeled version of The Fast and Furious.”

Duration:00:26:36

FROM THE SEA TO THE WOODS WITH AUTHOR CHARLIE SHELDON

8/22/2021
Author Charlie Sheldon has worked as a commercial fisherman, a fisheries consultant, and an executive for various seaports. After retirement, he went back to work for as a merchant sailor. He’s a water dowser and has dabbled in treasure hunting. Charlie discusses his tales and adventures in the Pacific Northwest on the latest episode of The Curious Professor.

Duration:00:42:01

BEING MIDDLE-AGED AND FEMALE IN HOLLYWOOD WITH SCREENWRITER CATHRYN ATKINSON

8/13/2021
Screenwriter Cathryn Atkinson discusses her life and work as well as the challenges middle-aged women face in Hollywood on this episode of The Curious Professor.

Duration:00:24:56

WALKING HOME FROM THE ICU WITH NURSE PRACTIONER AND PODCASTER KALI DAYTON

8/6/2021
Nurse practitioner and critical care consultant, Kali Dayton, discusses the life and work of an ICU nurse. Kali is the host of her own podcast, Walking Home from the ICU. Her mission is to humanize the ICU through improved practices in critical care medicine and bring greater honesty and awareness of the reality of sedation and immobility in the ICU.

Duration:00:46:39

FRESH TRACKS AND THE ADAPTIVE SKIING MOVEMENT WITH FILM PRODUCER KATIE LEIMKUEHLER

7/30/2021
Film producer Katie Leimkuehler discusses her documentary, Fresh Tracks, the incredible true story of her grandfather, Paul Leimkuehler, a pioneer of the adaptive ski movement.

Duration:00:17:26

DANGEROUS CONJECTURES AND OTHER STORIES WITH AUTHOR BRIAN FINNEY

7/23/2021
Award-winning author Brian Finney discusses the intersection of culture, politics, and fiction.

Duration:00:19:45