Ways to Listen to The World


The World can be heard each weekday on hundreds of stations across the country. Use our Program Finder to look up a specific program in your area and when it airs.

Live stream

The PRI live stream includes popular programs including The World, which airs each weekday from 5 to 8 P.M. Eastern. View the program schedule


Visit Podcasts by Program to subscribe to The World's podcasts or visit PRI's podcast page in iTunes.

Smart Speakers

For Alexa, the proper invocation is, “Alexa, play the podcast PRI’s The World.”

For Google Home, it’s “OK Google, play The World,”

Mobile apps

Get live and on-demand access to your favorite PRI programs, including The World through PRI's smartphone apps for iPhone and Android.


Other applications

Google News

Experience The World via multimedia through Google News for smartphones and tablet devices. Read stories and listen to the companion audio. Download it for your mobile device and add the PRI to your favorites list.



Subscribe to The World's podcast feeds and hear the latest through Stitcher's smart radio app for iPhone, iPad, and Android smartphones and tablet devices. Listen on demand to The World and more on Stitcher through any web browser, or download the Stitcher App for your mobile device. And don't forget to add us to your favorites list and even create your own PRI smart channel.



Follow The World on SoundCloud to listen to our daily episode and stories. Listen on demand to The World on SoundCloud on any web browser or download the SoundCloud App for your mobile device.




Listen to The World's podcast on demand, or tune-in to a live local radio stream that include PRI programs with the TuneIn Radio app for iPhone, iPad, Android, Windows Phone, BlackBerry, and Palm devices. Listen on-demand to PRI on TuneIn Radio on any web browser, or download the TuneIn Radio App for your mobile device.