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Childhood Grief, Dead Crayons
This podcast is about my experience with childhood grief. I decided to use tThis podcast is about my experience with childhood grief. I decided to use the memoir I wrote in class for this podcast. Yes it's a story about the death of my melted crayons, however at the age of 8, that was the first time I experienced death. I really wanted the listener to see the stages of grief as I went through them, and I really wanted the humor of grieving over my dead crayons to be in the background, where the listener begins to realize what the podcast is really about and see the deep meaning behind it. Your most prized possessions can be gone before your eyes, its nature.
Mental Health and Stress in the Military
My podcast is about stress and mental health in the military. In my podcast, I have interviewed PFC Mirek who has just completed training for the Army. We talked about various topics such as depression, anxiety, and PTSD in the military.
Exploring the Possibility of Emotional Artificial Intelligence
This short podcast covers a topic of what I term as "Emotional A.I." and explores the possibility of A.I., specifically Androids, being able to develop human emotions in the near future. The topic for this podcast is based off of the game Detroit: Become Human, centering on the theme of Androids developing emotions and 'becoming human.' This podcast focuses on exploring the possibility of a world like that of Detroit: Become Human, becoming reality.
Conspire to Inspire
Parody podcast on the conspiracy theory of the earth being flat
AI vs Democracy
In the podcast I talk about the skills of Ai in comparison to humans, what these advanced skills mean for human population, and how this technology can be used by governments to discard democratic ideals and examples of this happening. I chose this topic because as our government is changing and getting ever more self-reward driven, these technology's can become an instrument in their arsenal, and I wanted people to be aware of this. There is also a story of a cute robot in the beginning.
The Atomic Bomb Saved My Life
This assignment is a podcast that each student got to research any topic about, and talk about it. We got to choose from any kind of format and structure as long as it met certain requirements. I chose to talk about the atomic bombs the U.S. dropped on Japan, and whether or not they were justified for using such a powerful weapon. I also included how this topic relates back to my life.