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Join our host Aaron, as each week, we dive off the deep end on a different topic du jour (sometimes provided by the listeners!). Anything from Archery to Atheism, there is no subject too large or small to think about here on Things We Think About.

Join our host Aaron, as each week, we dive off the deep end on a different topic du jour (sometimes provided by the listeners!). Anything from Archery to Atheism, there is no subject too large or small to think about here on Things We Think About.
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Join our host Aaron, as each week, we dive off the deep end on a different topic du jour (sometimes provided by the listeners!). Anything from Archery to Atheism, there is no subject too large or small to think about here on Things We Think About.

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Episode 10 - Neurons, Prosthetics and the FDA

9/9/2019
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Ben joins on this weeks episode to give what could possibly be considered a prequel to all of the Transhuman shows we've had as of late. We talk about neuron control, prosthetics (both in general and some of things he's been involved with), and the necessity, for better or worse, of the FDA. Ben's work with exoskeletons mentioned on the show: http://pwp.gatech.edu/hpl/wp-content/uploads/sites/874/2018/08/CollinsWigginSawicki_Nature.pdf As well as what he helped work on that was featured on...

Duration:01:22:40

Episode 9 - Tall Tales of Transhumanism 3: Rise of the (Philosophical) Machines

8/31/2019
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In this episode, we finish our three-part series on Transhumanism with Allen, who took time from writing his dissertation to talk all things Transhuman. Check out Allen's paper on Bioethics and Transhumanism: https://academic.oup.com/jmp/article/42/3/237/3817401 Check us out on all these places: Google Play:...

Duration:01:17:28

Episode 8 - Tall Tales of Transhumanism 2: Electric Boogaloo

8/13/2019
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In this episode, we continue our dive into Transhumanism with Jan, a philosopher and technical cyborg, who takes us on a journey through some philosophy relating to Transhumanism, and much, much more. Some of the things Jan talks about: An excellent short story on our understanding of humanity through the eyes of bat: https://warwick.ac.uk/fac/cross_fac/iatl/study/ugmodules/humananimalstudies/lectures/32/nagel_bat.pdf A great website to get a head start on becoming a cyborg (implantable...

Duration:01:15:43

Episode 7 - My So-Called Adventist Life

8/8/2019
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In this episode, we sit down with Mistie and talk about her deconversion from the Seventh Day Adventist church, women in the church and navigating family life now as an unbeliever. Check us out on all these places: YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC2qx6U51KQ93XZGvV9EGaNg? Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/Things-We-Think-About-Podcast-653239238437029 Reddit: https://www.reddit.com/r/thingswethinkabout Support us on Patreon!: https://www.patreon.com/thingswethinkabout Email:...

Duration:01:15:22

Episode 6 - Tall Tales of Transhumanism

7/30/2019
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In this episode, Aaron talks with Frank about transhumanism and all it entails. Starting off by trying to define it, they then reach into the movements implications with regards to politics, biology and much, much more. Stuff Frank wants you to check out: Twitter: @mutual_ayyde Future Grind: https://futuregrind.org/podcast https://meaningness.com/ Check us out on all these places: YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC2qx6U51KQ93XZGvV9EGaNg? Facebook:...

Duration:01:20:29

Episode 5 - The Men Who Ride Bicycles

7/22/2019
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This week, Kenny is on vacation and Aaron talks to long time friend Jeremiah about about their shared love of bikes, bike commuting in Los Angels, the "magic" of the bicycle and their wishes for a better biking community. Check us out on all these places: YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC2qx6U51KQ93XZGvV9EGaNg? Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/Things-We-Think-About-Podcast-653239238437029 Reddit: https://www.reddit.com/r/thingswethinkabout Support us on Patreon!:...

Duration:01:33:02

Episode 4 - Mormonism, Morality and LSD

7/11/2019
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This week, we talk to Cameron, who reached out to us to share his experience with deconversion from the Mormon church. We talk about that experience, various current viewpoints on morality, and the glory of LSD. You can find Cameron's post titled "LSD Saved My Marriage" here: https://medium.com/@camdograger/lsd-saved-my-marriage-658cfbda39d9 Check us out on all these places: YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC2qx6U51KQ93XZGvV9EGaNg? Facebook:...

Duration:01:38:21

Episode 3 - Beer Me The Strength

6/28/2019
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On this episode, we talk to Joe Kesselring of Ramshackle Brewing Company as he takes us down the rabbit hole of beer. We get into how he got started, the science, the trends and the future. You can find out more at https://www.facebook.com/ramshacklebrewing/. You can find out more about Joe's band Throne here: https://thronetheband.bandcamp.com/ Check us out on all these places: YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC2qx6U51KQ93XZGvV9EGaNg?view_as=subscriber Facebook:...

Duration:00:50:22

Episode 2 - First Times

6/20/2019
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Kenny and Aaron talk about first times with marijuana, playing music and other firsts on a revealing episode. Check us out on all these places: YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC2qx6U51KQ93XZGvV9EGaNg?view_as=subscriber Facebook: Coming soon! Reddit: https://www.reddit.com/r/thingswethinkabout/ Support us on Patreon!: https://www.patreon.com/thingswethinkabout

Duration:00:53:13

Things We Think About - Ep. 1 - Welcome!

6/3/2019
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Our first episode! We talk about who we are, where we're from and give you an idea of what this podcast will be about. Here are some links to our other stuff. Feel free to contribute to the patron or add a thread in Reddit: You Tube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC2qx6U51KQ93XZGvV9EGaNg?view_as=subscriber Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/thingswethinkabout Reddit: https://reddit.com/r/thingswethinkabout/

Duration:00:57:14