This American Life is a weekly public radio show, heard by 2.2 million people on more than 500 stations. Most weeks, it is the most popular podcast in the country, with around 2.5 million people downloading each episode.

When you subscribe to the free weekly podcast, episodes automatically download to your smartphone, tablet or computer. The four most recent episodes are available in our podcast feed. Podcast content is the same as the radio broadcast, except occasionally we include extra material on the podcast that had to be cut for time.

To listen via Apple Podcasts, click here. Easier yet: just search for our show in the Podcasts app on your iPhone or iPad.

There are several other podcast apps available for Android phones, including RadioPublic and Stitcher.

You can also listen to current and past episodes on Pandora.

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Plus, remember that you can:

Download this week's episode for free on our homepage

Stream episodes for free from our radio archive

Purchase downloads of archived episodes for $0.99 on iTunes or Amazon MP3

Stream episodes through our apps for iPhone, iPad or Android

Listen to our other podcasts, Serial and S-Town

And of course, listen to This American Life on the radio