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Eleanor Amplified

Episodes for Eleanor Amplified


  • Extra: A Special Announcement

    Sep 20 2021

    Big News! Drop everything and pay attention to this right away! Set your expectations to maximum!

  • The Road Trip Edition, Vol. 4

    Sep 23 2020

    Here is Season 4, brought to you in its entirety (it’s about 2 1/2 hours, so pack a lunch). Available for listening in all modes of transportation including planes, trains, motorboats, paddle boats, steamer ships, schooners, space shuttles, submersibles, and some hang gliders. Oh, and cars.

  • Ep 42: Psych!

    Jul 22 2020

    The white-knuckled conclusion to a tumultuous season, but also the dawn of a new, more dangerous, more intelligent threat!

  • Ep 41: The Final Episode

    Jul 15 2020

    This is it. Or is it?

  • Ep 40: Rockets and Laser Beams

    Jul 08 2020

    Do you know how much training astronauts get before blasting off into space? I don’t know the exact figure but I’m almost positive it’s more than 2 hours.

  • Ep 39: The New Protocol

    Jul 01 2020

    Sometimes internationally famous super-hackers occupy a metaphorical underworld. Other times…

  • Ep 38: Luck and Jogging

    Jun 24 2020

    Can our heroes finally defeat a near-legendary villain, and accomplish what no other reporter, civil servant, law officer or angry mob has managed to do yet?

  • Ep 37: Don’t Goat Me, Man

    Jun 17 2020

    An origin story of the Von Zwack family’s fortune, beliefs, and (possibly) supernatural abilities, as passed down through the ages by unreliable narrators.

  • Extra: The Stay at Home Special!

    Apr 09 2020

    Strange times call for strange episodes, and we hope this one will tide you Eleanerds over until we can resume normal production. Best wishes from your friends at Eleanor Amplified.

  • Ep 36: The Spanferkel

    Mar 25 2020

    A galleon is a large sailing vessel used throughout Europe in the 16th to 18th centuries. This is important to know. Trust me.


    Mar 18 2020

    In an extreme business, it can get extremely personal. Show weakness to one of these sharks and you’ll end up like a goat (that accidentally wandered into the ocean).

  • Ep 34: 123 Science Street

    Mar 11 2020

    It’s like grandma always says: if you go nosing around in a rocket scientist’s workshop, you’ll probably end up electrocuted. That’s just common sense.

  • Ep 33: FlogDaar is the Future

    Mar 04 2020

    In their hour of need, our heroes reunite despite the clear and present danger of forced unemployment. And what is soup, anyway? No one really knows.

  • Ep 32: Lions of the Sea

    Feb 26 2020

    We’re back in the saddle with rollercoaster adventures to spare, mixed metaphors galore, and a thrill ride with a full tank of excitement! Just another season of Eleanor Amplified.

  • Extra: S4 Sneak Peek Shhh…

    Jun 24 2019

    Huh? What? Nope. Nothing to see here. Not buying it? Okay, fine, yes, this is a sneak peek at what you’ll be getting in Season 4 of Eleanor Amplified… but tell no one!

  • The Road Trip Edition, Vol. 3

    Nov 14 2018

    Tired of thumbing through episodes like a palooka? For your time-saving convenience, we present the entire third season of Eleanor Amplified! You’re welcome.

  • The Road Trip Edition, Vol. 2

    Nov 07 2018

    Back by modest, almost ambivalent demand… we bring you the second complete season of Eleanor Amplified! Consolidated and chaptered for your listening convenience.

  • Ep 31: OGN News

    Aug 22 2018

    The craziest, most spontaneous and haphazard plans always work out in the end, right?

  • Ep 30: Escape from Exeor’s Maze

    Aug 15 2018

    Never trust a strange elf. It’s time for a hurry-up offense, Eleanor… the game’s almost over!

  • Ep 29: The Cnidarian Society

    Aug 08 2018

    Deep underground, in the darkest shadows, under the haziest hazes, lurks The Cnidarian Society…

  • Ep 28: Natural Disaster Preparedness

    Aug 01 2018

    Eleanor’s faced plenty of dangers, but can she handle the modern workplace!?

  • Ep 27: Terrifying H.U.M.M.U.S.

    Jul 25 2018

    The electrifying conclusion to Maggie’s flashback adventure!

  • Ep 26: Big Palooka

    Jul 18 2018

    Flashback to Union City, Nineteen-something-something… A young Maggie Roscoe is on the case!

  • Ep 25: The Dusty Mongrel

    Jul 11 2018

    Gosh Eleanor, you’re the biggest cheese-wheel at the jamboree.

  • Ep 24: The Island’s Secret

    Jun 27 2018

    Follow Piranha River past Alligator Swamp, through Unpleasant Monkey Grove, all the way to the waterfall…

  • Ep 23: Mindless Meditation

    Jun 20 2018

    Breathe deep, close your eyes, empty your mind… and LOOK OUT, BEHIND YOU!!

  • Ep 22: Unicon

    Jun 13 2018

    Eleanor Amplified is missing, an object of immense power has been stolen, and Eleanor’s greatest foes reveal their latest threat… also unicorns.

  • Live Special, Part 2: Q & A

    May 23 2018

    The cast and creator of Eleanor Amplified take questions from the audience.

  • Live Special: Operation Amazon

    May 23 2018

    Eleanor and the gang seek a rare mineral in the Amazon jungle… but will they find treasure, or treachery!? Recorded on April 28th, 2018 at the Coolidge Corner Theatre in Brookline, MA for “The Mega Awesome Super Huge Wicked Fun Podcast Playdate,” presented by WBUR.

  • Extra: Kidscast Sampler

    Oct 16 2017

    A collection of excerpts from some of the great kids podcasts out there.

  • Ep 21: The Gym is Neutral Territory

    Sep 27 2017

    Don’t get nostalgic on us now, Eleanor… some wounds never heal, and some rivalries never stop smoldering.

  • Ep 20: Faceblurg

    Sep 27 2017

    Corporate Espionage!? Fraud!? Fiduciary Malfeasance!? Sure, add them to the list…

  • Ep 19: Her Old Kentucky Home

    Sep 27 2017

    Once sworn enemies, now forced into an unlikely alliance… can Eleanor and Angela put the past behind them?

  • Ep 18: The Fishy Pickle

    Sep 13 2017

    So many questions, too many mysteries… is it finally time for some answers!?

  • Ep 17: The Grand Griffith

    Sep 13 2017

    They just don’t build these big, scary, haunted mansions like they used to.

  • Ep 16: Bridget Starlight

    Sep 13 2017

    Hollywood, La-La Land, TwinkleTown… Danger-burg?

  • Ep 15: Axolotl’s Amulet

    Aug 30 2017

    Play by the rules, Eleanor. This game doesn’t give second chances, and time’s running out.

  • Ep 14: The Tired Squib

    Aug 30 2017

    Knighthood, quests, sorcery and chivalry: it’s all in a day’s work for a good reporter.

  • Ep 13: Gary the IT Guy

    Aug 30 2017

    CRASH! What was that?! Is the gang okay!? Find out what happened when last we left our heroes…

  • Ep 12: Eleanor and the Amplifiers

    Jun 12 2017

    From unfathomable depths, Eleanor must rise and take her place amongst the greats of history… like Joey Ramone, Joan Jett and Joe Strummer.

  • Ep 11: The Big Rhombus

    Jun 12 2017

    Every hero has an origin story… Eleanor’s is a doozy.

  • The Road Trip Edition, Vol. 1

    Nov 17 2016

    Add some thrills to your travels this holiday! Listen to the complete first season of WHYY’s family-friendly podcast, The Radio Adventures of Eleanor Amplified, and turn your drive to Aunt Martha’s house into a globe-trotting adventure.

  • Ep 10: Megablurg HQ pt 2

    Aug 24 2016

    The dramatic conclusion to the most compelling internet story of our time.

  • Ep 09: Megablurg HQ pt 1

    Aug 17 2016

    The belly of the beast! The head of the snake! The end of the road?!

  • Ep 08: The Rook

    Aug 10 2016

    Nobody hears about The Rook! The Rook hears about you…

  • Ep 07: Maggie

    Aug 03 2016

    Brrrrr! Did you know that Siberia holds the record for the largest snowflakes? It’s true.

  • Ep 06: Antique Armoire

    Jul 27 2016

    Our nation’s capital: come for the museums, stay for the intrigue…

  • Ep 05: It’s Breakfast Time, America

    Jul 20 2016

    A brainwashing professor and an unscrupulous CEO! That’s nothing compared to… Cat Videos! Aw… So Cute…

  • Ep 04: The Couquitahwah

    Jul 13 2016

    Come on, with a name like “Scary Dangerous Jungle Island,” how bad could it be?

  • Extra: Terry Gross introduces Eleanor Amplified

    Jul 06 2016

    Terry Gross interviews Eleanor Amplified creator, John Sheehan on Fresh Air… stick around for the credits!

  • Ep 03: Kale Salad

    Jul 06 2016

    Drama on the high seas! Eleanor can barely catch her breath before someone’s trying to catch her!

  • Ep 02: The Bonnie Lass

    Jun 29 2016

    Eleanor uncovers a sinister scheme, and buys herself a one-way ticket into space!

  • Ep 01: Pilot (Robot)

    Jun 29 2016

    Welcome to Union City! Our first episode finds Eleanor in a secret underground laboratory, and already in peril …

  • Ep 00: Who is… Eleanor Amplified!?

    Jun 15 2016

    Trailer: Introducing Eleanor Amplified!