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Making Better Episode 8: Hayley Stevens, Parranormal Researcher
https://www.makingbetterpod.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/Making-Better-08-Hayley-Stevens.mp3 Hayley Stephens is a paranormal researcher and she lives in what she refers to as "Weird Wiltshire" in the United Kingdom. she is studying towards a BSc (Hons) Psychology. she works full time and in between working and studying, she researches paranormal claims and phenomena. Hayley hosts The Spooktator podcast and is also active on Twitter. Click here to read Hayley's full biography and feel free...
Making Better Episode 7: Penny Arcade
https://www.makingbetterpod.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/Making-Better-07-Penny-Arcade.mp3 Since first climbing out of her bedroom window at age 14 to join the fabulously disenfranchised world of queers, junkies, whores, stars, deviants and geniuses she has become one of the most influential performers in the world. By fearlessly displaying her singular brand of feminist sexuality and personal conflict she has garnered countless fans worldwide with an emotionally and intellectually charged...
Making Better episode 6: Jim Fruchterman #a11y
Jim Fruchterman is a leading social entrepreneur, a MacArthur Fellow, a recipient of the Skoll Award for Social Entrepreneurship, and a Distinguished Alumnus of Caltech. Jim believes that technology has the power to improve—even transform—the lives of people around the world. As Founder and CEO of Benetech, he focused on bringing Silicon Valley’s technology innovations to all of humanity, not just the richest five percent. He is a former rocket engineer who also founded two successful...
Making Better Episode 5: M. E. Thomas
https://www.makingbetterpod.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/Making-Better-05-M-E-thomas.mp3 M. E. Thomas is the pseudonym of a practising lawyer and law professor. She is also the founder of the popular blog Sociopath World. Twitter: @sociopathworld Click here to read a transcript of episode 5.
Making Better Episode 4: Richard Stallman
https://www.makingbetterpod.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/Making-Better-04-Richard-Stallman.mp3 Richard Matthew Stallman leads the Free Software Movement, which shows how the usual non-free software subjects users to the unjust power of its developers, plus their spying and manipulation, and campaigns to replace it with free (freedom-respecting) software. Born in 1953, Stallman graduated Harvard in 1974 in physics. He worked at the MIT Artificial Intelligence Lab from 1971 to 1984,...
Episode 3: Anne Devereux-Mills @annedevmills
https://www.makingbetterpod.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/Making-Better-03-Anne-Devereux-Mills.mp3 Anne Devereux-Mills is a sought-after speaker, author and advocate for women, particularly on the subject of how to create a powerful cycle of personal growth, empowerment, and advancement. Anne’s mission is to share what she has learned through her own experience: recognize one's own strengths and skills – and use them to help other women, creating an outward moving circle of positive change,...
Episode 2: Michael Marshall @MrMMarsh
https://www.makingbetterpod.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/Making-Better-02-Michael-Marshall.mp3 Michael Marshall is the Project Director of the Good Thinking Society and the Vice President of the Merseyside Skeptics Society. He regularly speaks with proponents of pseudoscience for the Be Reasonable podcast. His work has seen him organising international homeopathy protests, going undercover to expose psychics and quack medics, and co-founding the popular QED conference. He has written for...
Episode One: Sina Bahram
https://www.makingbetterpod.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/03/Making-Better-001-Sina-Bahram.mp3 Sina Bahram is an accessibility consultant, researcher, speaker, and entrepreneur. He is the founder of Prime Access Consulting (PAC), an inclusive design firm whose clients include technology startups, research labs, Fortune-500 companies, and both private and nationally-funded museums. Sina has a strong background in computer science, holding undergraduate and graduate degrees in the field. As a...