The world is a magical place-but it can also feel confusing. Finally, there's a podcast to help explain the mechanics of how the world works. Ologies with Allie Ward is a show that's all about breaking down the mechanics of the world. Neatly summed up, this podcast defines itself as a show that "asks smart people stupid questions." Every episode discusses a different "ology"-or rather, a study of some branch of knowledge. What is diplopodology? How does somnology impact daily life? What's the deal with taphology? If there's an ology out there, host Allie Ward will break it down with expert help.
The show manages to be both educational and amusing at the same time. An easy listen but packed with information, each episode offers an up-close analysis of a new ology. But Allie Ward doesn't handle these topics on her own. She brings experts in each ology onto the podcast for professional insight and enlightening Q and As.
Allie Ward's questions range from insightful to silly. This style allows the podcast to feel educational without being stodgy. This skillful balance of tone has contributed to the success of Ologies with Allie Ward.
For those who want to learn more about the world, Ologies with Allie Ward is a great place to start. Better yet, listeners can have fun going along for the ride while they do it. New episodes are regularly released on Tuesdays. Listeners can hear now and old episodes of Ologies with Allie Ward on Amazon Music.