All courses

Choose what you’d like to learn from hundreds of topics

Sort by
Image Description

Human Evolution: Learn Where You Come From

Image Description Macken Murphy
10 lessons
|
1h 32m
|
100%

What makes our species special? Why are we the way we are? This course will tell the human story in all its wonder, from our humble origins as shrewlike organisms to the most powerful animals in history. Along the way, you'll learn about the evolved roots of our essential traits, such as our peculiar lack of body hair, our opposable thumbs, bipedalism, and, of course, our big brains. You'll also discover more about our relatives, from neanderthals to chimpanzees. Learn where you come from in this epic Listenable course. Bibliography: https://bit.ly/2SRUQLG

Image Description

EPIC: A Climate Change Course

Image Description Evgueni JC Goloubev
20 lessons
|
2h 25m
|
92%

This course is designed to inform and educate people on Climate Change not from the mouth of a scientist but rather an impartial observer interested and educated in the topic. Often the issue is a hot political issue with vested interests duking it in media and social network platforms. This dilutes everything and makes it almost irrelevant to the average person. I present the most up-to-date science attempting to steer clear of biases. The course is designed for beginners and intermediate level students, though experts are welcome too!

Image Description

The Philosophy of Happiness

Image Description Dr. Will Buckingham
10 lessons
|
53m
|
100%

What is happiness? How can we find a path to happier lives? Is there a single secret to happiness? Or does happiness mean different things to different people? For generations, questions about human happiness have preoccupied philosophers across the world. “The Philosophy of Happiness” looks at philosophers from Ancient China and Greece to the present day. It explores the varied approaches that philosophers have taken to thinking about what happiness means; looks at what some of the greatest minds in history have said about why happiness matters; and asks how we might be able to attain...

Image Description

Anime and Manga Appreciation

Image Description Manuela Alejandra Buccé Higuerey
13 lessons
|
1h 19m
|
95%

In this course, we are going to get into the fascinating world of anime and manga! I will be introducing you to anime and manga, it's Japanese connection, and more than anything, I will be sharing different categories of anime and manga with you in the form of reviews. By the end of this course, you are gonna know a lot about some fascinating stories, including plot (no spoilers), characters, creators, design, and music. Let's enjoy this together!

Image Description

Most Brilliant Social Psychology Experiments

Image Description John Robin
10 lessons
|
54m
|
92%

The world of social psychology is full of strangeness. This course will cover 10 of the most brilliant and well-known experiments, many which will change your perspective on just how much control you have over your life and your surroundings. Some of it this will scare you, but most will intrigue you as well. From induced prison experiments to how marshmallows reveal our propensity for patience, you will learn why many assumptions and laws in our world are the way they are—thanks to the field of social psychology!

Image Description

Fundamentals of Economics

Image Description Dr. Michael McDonald
10 lessons
|
45m
|
90%

This course covers key fundamental topics in economics, which drives the world of business and affects people and nations around the globe. In just ten audio lessons, you’ll learn the basics of supply and demand, setting prices in business, Gross Domestic Product, government fiscal and monetary policy, inflation, and much more. After completion of the course, you will be equipped with enough knowledge to discuss a variety of economic issues in any setting, whether work-related or personal.

Image Description

Beer: Saving Lives Since 4000 BC

Image Description Melanie Dellas
7 lessons
|
37m
|
83%

In this course on ancient beer, you will learn how beer was first produced, how it was used for ritual offerings, and how it became the first antibiotic. You'll also learn how women played a major role in making and selling beer, and how that led to the modern-day view of what a witch looks like.

Image Description

Mastering the Brain

Image Description Patrick Quinn
11 lessons
|
1h 31m
|
93%

Arguably the most intricate organ in our entire body, the human brain shapes our reality and life on this Earth every single day. But what exactly is the brain? And how can we better take care of this mysterious creature? This course will teach you the basic neuroscience behind the human brain, the essence of sleep, and what concrete actions each of us can take to improve the quality of our life and our own brain health. If you're ready to take your brain to a whole new level of functioning, understanding, and well-being, then this course is for you. Welcome to your new best friend – your...

Image Description

What is Wisdom: An Introduction to Philosophy

Image Description Dr. Will Buckingham
10 lessons
|
44m
|
100%

“Philosophy” literally means “the love of wisdom.” But what is wisdom? And what can philosophy tell us about how we might be able to live more wisely? This course will introduce some of the greatest philosophers, from both the East and West, and explore the practical implications of their ideas.

Image Description

Sci-Phi: Philosophy through Science Fiction

Image Description David Kyle Johnson, PhD
10 lessons
|
55m
|
90%

Science fiction isn’t juvenile escapism. It finds its origin in philosophical writings and is one of the fundamental avenues through which we engage with philosophical questions. Do we have free will? Could machines think? Could there be an afterlife? Does God exist? What is good and evil? In this course, we will explore these questions and more by seeing how they are raised in science fiction and how the world’s greatest thinkers have tried to answer them. After finishing the course, you will have a greater appreciation for science fiction and a better understanding of the philosophical...

Page 1 out of 5