Geschichte und Geisteswissenschaft audios

Dancing Mania

In the summer of 1518, one of the most bizarre afflictions in history struck the city of...

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How Timekeeping Changed the World

Accurate timekeeping is at the very root of all of the technological advances in the modern...

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The Rise of Stalin

How did a young boy from Georgia become a merciless politician who shaped the Soviet Empire in...

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Rival Queens: Elizabeth I and Catherine de' Medici

The relationship between Elizabeth I and Catherine de' Medici - the two most powerful Queens of...

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The Olympic Games

The 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games are finally here, after being delayed because of the COVID-19...

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The Woman Who Flew Spitfires in WW2

Mary Ellis was a pioneering and courageous aviator who flew hundreds of fighters and bombers to...

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What is Going on With Democracy?

Democracy is in crisis around the world. Dr Robert Saunders, from Queen Mary University of...

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Pathfinders: Bomber Command's Elite

The Pathfinders were ordinary men and women who transformed the efficiency of the Allies' air...

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Domestic violence in Brazil BBC
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Domestic violence in Brazil

Ground-breaking legislation came into effect in Brazil in 2006. For the first time the courts...

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The Battle of Gondar BBC
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The Battle of Gondar

In 1941, Italian colonial rule in East Africa ended when Mussolini’s soldiers made a...

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Surviving Norway's day of terror BBC
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Surviving Norway's day of terror

On 22 July 2011 Norway suffered its worst terror attacks in recent history. A far-right...

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When war came to Darfur BBC
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When war came to Darfur

In the early 2000s, rebels in Sudan's Darfur region took up arms against the government. In...

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Olympic history: everything you wanted to know

As the world’s best athletes congregate in Tokyo for the 29th Summer Games, David Goldblatt...

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What is Going on With Democracy?

Democracy is in crisis around the world. Dr Robert Saunders, from Queen Mary University of...

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Unscripted (21) ( Ancient Olympic Games )

An informal chat about the emergence and disappearance of the ancient sporting tradition that...

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Billionaires in Space - TDO 294 | Mark Pellegrino, Jonathan Hoenig & Rucka

Billionaires in Space - TDO 294 | Mark Pellegrino, Jonathan Hoenig & Rucka

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#04 - Rory Miller - Demystifying Violence

Rory Miller served seventeen years in corrections working maximum security, booking and mental...

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Usurpacion antinacional *

Emision del Programa Cientifico Cultural Luz mas Luz Usurpacion Antinacional Enero 24 del 2016

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We Will Not Bow

James Knox - Bible Conference 2021

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005: Larry Trimble. Alone on Marble Mountain Observing Sapper Attacks

On Aug. 23, 1968, a sapper attack at FOB 4 killed 16 Green Berets in one night     Larry with RT...

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How Beneficial Has Using the N-Word Been to Our Culture?

The conversation behind using the N-word has lasted for decades, it comes with many different...

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The Irish War of Independence

11 July 1921 the truce that bought the Irish War of Independence came into effect. The...

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Cuba's blindness epidemic BBC
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Cuba's blindness epidemic

As Cuba faced a devastating economic crisis in the early 1990s, leading to severe food shortages...

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Secret History Time!

Hear the all-new episode of the Secret History Of Hollywood episode - Cary: Part 2 - right now,...

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O.E. Tearmann - The Hands We Are Given

Aidan Headly never wanted to be the man giving orders.That's fine with the Democratic State Force...

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Episode 149: Breaking Up Is Hard To Do

In the years following Martin Luther’s protest against the Catholic Church, small fractures...

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231-Irish Folklore: Challenge Accepted

Two stories from Ireland. On the first, Finn McCool, a giant Irish here, isn't scared! He totally...

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Olympias

Olympias is known for being the mother of Alexander the Great and for being Very Fond Of Snakes....

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LIAM 533 – Jude Scolnick & Upsidedown Oy

Upsidedown Oy is an insightful children’s book written by Jude Scolnick. It’s not...

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Lord of the Rankings

For 30 years, US News & World Report has been using a secret formula to rank the best...

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Hidden History - Crimes, Conspiracies and Cover-Ups

Tonight, my special guest is author Donald Jeffries who's here to discuss his book called...

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