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Ever wanted to know how music affects your brain, what quantum mechanics really is, or how black holes work? Do you wonder why you get emotional each time you see a certain movie, or how on earth video games are designed? Then you’ve come to the right place. Each week, Sean Carroll will host conversations with some of the most interesting thinkers in the world. From neuroscientists and engineers to authors and television producers, Sean and his guests talk about the biggest ideas in science, philosophy, culture and much more.

Sean Carroll's Mindscape: Science, Society, Philosophy, Culture, Arts, and Ideas Sean Carroll | Wondery

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Ever wanted to know how music affects your brain, what quantum mechanics really is, or how black holes work? Do you wonder why you get emotional each time you see a certain movie, or how on earth video games are designed? Then you’ve come to the right place. Each week, Sean Carroll will host conversations with some of the most interesting thinkers in the world. From neuroscientists and engineers to authors and television producers, Sean and his guests talk about the biggest ideas in science, philosophy, culture and much more.

    91 | Scott Barry Kaufman on the Psychology of Transcendence

    91 | Scott Barry Kaufman on the Psychology of Transcendence

    I speak with psychologist Scott Barry Kaufman about his theory of transcendence, an updating of Maslow's hierarchy of needs.

    • 1h 19 min
    90 | David Kaiser on Science, Money, and Power

    90 | David Kaiser on Science, Money, and Power

    I talk with physicist and historian David Kaiser about the confluence of physics, politics, and funding in the twentieth century.

    • 1h 34 min
    89 | Lera Boroditsky on Language, Thought, Space, and Time

    89 | Lera Boroditsky on Language, Thought, Space, and Time

    I talk with cognitive scientist and psychologist Lera Boroditsky about how language shapes our thought, including how we conceive of space and time.

    • 1h 28 min
    Tara Smith on Coronavirus, Pandemics, and What We Can Do

    Tara Smith on Coronavirus, Pandemics, and What We Can Do

    I talk with epidemiologist Tara Smith about the current coronavirus pandemic.

    • 1h 20 min
    88 | Neil Shubin on Evolution, Genes, and Dramatic Transitions

    88 | Neil Shubin on Evolution, Genes, and Dramatic Transitions

    I talk with paleontologist Neil Shubin about how evolution achieves dramatic transitions, from walking on land to flying through the air.

    • 1h 33 min
    87 | Karl Friston on Brains, Predictions, and Free Energy

    87 | Karl Friston on Brains, Predictions, and Free Energy

    I speak with neuroscientist Karl Friston about the "free energy principle," an information-based unified theory of how the brain works.

    • 1h 29 min

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