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Existentialism, Society, Poetry

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Existentialism, Society, Poetry

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English


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7 | Sanity

3/13/2019
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What would it take to make you question your reality? This episode we explore things like cutting gashes into our hands and how what is normal is only what we can agree on. Everything we can't reconcile is madness or irrational. But what does any of that mean anyway. Topics: Philosophy of Mind, Philosophy of Self, Qualia, Existential Fear

Duration:00:10:10

6 | Thought: DNA's Virus

2/17/2019
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A thought experiment: are the sections of our genetic sequence that bring about thought a virus in DNA's code? Maybe we are just the hosts for a cosmic competition between the two. A couple of things things for fun: Expansion of Cerebral Cortex in Hominid Evolution [Cell] Pleasure Systems in the Brain [NCBI] Episodes Referenced: 5 | Free Will & Awareness

Duration:00:11:53

5 | Free Will & Awareness

2/3/2019
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You only know you've gone far enough in a discussion if you hit opinions on free will. So we might as well just start there. - Further reading in case you want to start diving into some of the big names that focus or touched on free will and determinism, sorted in order of their birth: Western Tradition (Early) Zeno, Plato, Aristotle, Epicurus, Plutarch (Middle) Descartes, Spinoza, Hume, Kant, Laplace (Recent) Godel, Camus, Foucault, Chomsky, Umberto Eco Arabic Tradition al-Kindi,...

Duration:00:09:24

4 | Sustainability & Industry

1/27/2019
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Why is the problem of the damage we cause to our environment so difficult to solve? All the information in this podcast comes from large government organizations, well known NGOs, and respected universities. No small obscure articles. Only fact checked, consensus driven research. United Nations Food and Agriculture [Food Loss and Waste Reduction]Environmental Protection Agency (US) [Environmental Impact of the Petroleum Industry]IFOAM (EU) [Impact of Agriculture on Air Quality and Climate...

Duration:00:06:08

3 | Terminal Paradox

1/20/2019
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There are exceptions to every rule. Let's slide into some nuance. Episodes Referenced: Outsourcing Our Realities

Duration:00:07:23

2 | Plastics & Packaging

1/13/2019
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Plastic is invading everything. Even this podcast. All the information in this podcast comes from large government organizations, well known NGOs, and respected universities. No small obscure articles. Only fact checked, consensus driven research. United Nations Environment [Single Use Plastics]United Nations Environment [Microplastics]Encyclopedia Britannica [Plastic]National Institute of Health (US) [Production, Use, and Fate of All Plastics Ever Made]World Health Organization...

Duration:00:10:16

1 | Outsourcing Our Realities

1/6/2019
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What do we really know, and what do we believe as though you know? Basically, how much of our realities are outsourced? Apes in Drapes Soundcloud

Duration:00:06:27

Welcome to Apes in Drapes

1/6/2019
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Hi, my name is Ohan, and I like information.

Duration:00:01:39