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Relax with this time machine of tranquility. You will be educated and sedated as you chill out with calmly narrated stories and trivia about key moments in history. More info at silkpodcasts.com.

35:50 2022-06-20
Enjoy a Spotlight episode featuring: Jackie Robinson* – The first Black-American MLB player in the modern era.  You will hear his journey, struggles, and triumphs as he goes from college baseball to Black-American Leagues to Minor Leagues to Major ...
00:00:41 2022-06-20
Bonus Episode #5 is now available (30+ minutes): Hear the exciting details of how Joan of Arc and her French soldiers defeated the English at the Battle of Orleans (and other battles!). Try FREE access to this Bonus Episode (& 400 other episodes!): ht...
32:25 2022-06-05
Enjoy a Memoir episode featuring: My Titanic Survival Story – Part 2: from port to collision*. Try FREE access to the Bonus Episodes (& 400 other episodes!): https://bit.ly/ch118 Are you grateful for Calm History? If so, please consider being a ...
00:00:41 2022-06-05
Bonus Episode #4 is now available (~30 minutes): Part 2 of Titanic 360 – Listen to the threaded stories from many passengers, crew, and officers as stories of chaos, cowardness, and courage are told during the lowering of the lifeboats.  It is an e...
11:21 2022-05-19
Will I be creating more episodes of Calm History?  Yes! Huzzah! In this Update Episode, I will answer these questions: When will a new episode come out? What changes do I plan to make based on the survey feedback? What will the next 4 episodes be about? ...
40:26 2022-05-19
Enjoy a Spotlight episode featuring: Marco Polo.  The first half is a nice, leisurely story about his travels, and then the second half investigates if he really went where he said he went and if he saw what he said he saw.*  [insert gasp-face here] Try...
00:00:41 2022-05-19
Bonus Episode #3 is now available (30+ minutes):  Enjoy this chatty bonus episode about how regions, like countries and other areas, got their names.  Iceland is easy, but what about Britain, New Zealand, Australia, Uraguay, and many others?  A bonus e...
00:00:41 2022-05-19
Bonus Episode #2 is now available (30+ minutes):  A Treasure Hunt! Enjoy a light and fun romp with William Phips on this true quest for a big treasure (and he also finds a little bit of romance).  Huzzah! Try FREE access to this Bonus Episode (& 400...
00:00:41 2022-05-19
Bonus Episode #1 is now available (30+ minutes):  Titanic 360 – Hear the threaded stories from many passengers, many crew, as well as the builders of the Titanic, the designers of the Titanic, and even the investigators who analyzed all the events ...
3:10 2022-04-20
Should I continue making episodes of the Calm History podcast?  Or should I drag this horrible idea into the trash can and click delete? Use the link below to vote. Vote here after listening to the first 5 episodes: https://forms.gle/m6Zb9sXCnvMmMTQ68. T...
26:00 2022-04-20
Enjoy a Quiz Quest episode featuring 30 questions about the historical information in the prior four episodes (episodes #1, 2, 3, 4). Try FREE access to the Bonus Episodes (& 400 other episodes!): https://bit.ly/ch118 Are you grateful for Calm History...
19:27 2022-04-20
Enjoy a Chronicle episode featuring: The Story of Henry Ford  – Part 1: birth of a machinist*. Try FREE access to the Bonus Episodes (& 400 other episodes!): https://bit.ly/ch118 Are you grateful for Calm History? If so, please consider being a...
13:50 2022-04-20
Enjoy a Highlight episode featuring: Joan of Arc – Soldier & Savior of France*. Try FREE access to the Bonus Episodes (& 400 other episodes!): https://bit.ly/ch118 Are you grateful for Calm History? If so, please consider being a supporter: ...
17:34 2022-04-20
Enjoy a Memoir episode featuring: My Titanic Survival Story – Part 1: The problematic departure*. Try FREE access to the Bonus Episodes (& 400 other episodes!): https://bit.ly/ch118 Are you grateful for Calm History? If so, please consider being...
23:03 2022-04-20
Enjoy a Spotlight episode featuring: The History of Rubber & Charles Goodyear*. Try FREE access to the Bonus Episodes (& 400 other episodes!): https://bit.ly/ch118 Are you grateful for Calm History? If so, please consider being a supporter: https:...
5:36 2022-04-20
A brief introduction about this new podcast, Calm History, and the host, Harris. Follow Calm History for FREE on [Apple] or [Spotify] or [Android]. Website, Voting, Contact, & More Podcasts: https://www.silkpodcasts.com/ Listen with these comfortable ...