21 Podcasts For Every Personality

This is why you should start listening to podcasts.

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2. If you like the Discovery Channel and the History Channel, listen to Stuff You Should Know.

The two hosts do all the research for you and present it in interesting, humorous ways. And admit it, you’ve always wanted to know everything about pizza, volcanoes, and ghosts.

3. If you like Twin Peaks and H.P. Lovecraft, listen to Welcome to Night Vale.

Each 20-minute episode is staged liked a comedy/mystery TV series. It's basically the illegitimate love child of The Twilight Zone and Adult Swim.

4. If you like the DIY Network or American Restoration, listen to Lifehacker.

Whether you want to be more tech savvy, prove to your friends that you're crafty, or learn how to open a beer bottle with a piece of paper, this is the ultimate DIY guide for life.

6. If you have any interest in TV or screenwriting, listen to Nerdist Writers Panel.

It’s like Inside the Actor’s Studio, but with professional writers from shows like Friends and Freaks and Geeks, so it's an easy way to learn about the process and business of writing.

7. If you want to get or stay fit, listen to Ben Greenfield Fitness.

Because everyone needs a personal trainer, whether you’re just getting off the couch or training for your third marathon. It also simplifies things like nutrition and weightlifting, helping you reach your goal in the healthiest way possible.

14. If you like The Suze Orman Show or you're fond of money, listen to Planet Money.

Because it's not just about saving money, and it's not just for investors. Learn about the economy and financial issues in a super-accessible way.

16. If you like Sherlock or any type of mystery, listen to Sherlock Holmes Adventure.

Each 30-minute podcast is just as thrilling as the TV show, only they're more impressive because they don’t need a screen to keep your attention.

17. If you like the Discovery Channel, listen to 99% Invisible.

Each 10-minute episode focuses on an item's design – like the shape and texture of paper currency or a castle – and reminds you that the world is full of unbelievable things.

And the best part is they're all FREE!