New & Trending Deep Dives Check out the new and trending curated podcasts guides for this week:
K-pop: The Bright and Dark Sides The world is crazy about K-pop. Sensational bands like BTS are topping music charts globally. Massive K-pop fandoms make headlines for crashing political rallies and flexing their power to combat hate online. But under all the polish, K-pop has a dark side involving sex crimes and cultural appropriation. Get to know both sides of this global cultural phenomenon.
8 Stories of Kindness Do good and take care! We could all use a little more compassion and empathy. This Deep Dive shares the simple yet powerful stories of kindness that have changed many lives. You’ll also learn about the psychology behind altruism. We hope these podcasts inspire you to get in the mood to give back.
Fighting Climate Change with National Geographic The new season of National Geographic's ‘Overheard’ starts with an episode about one people’s fight against water shortages caused by climate change. An unlikely band of students builds an ingenious solution involving geometry and religion. Follow ‘Overheard’s’ hosts to the edges of our big, bizarre, and beautiful world.