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We dive deep into the science, tech, and social issues explored in the novel "After On." It's NOT necessary to be an "After On" reader to listen, learn & enjoy this podcast!

The After On Podcast Rob Reid

    • Science

We dive deep into the science, tech, and social issues explored in the novel "After On." It's NOT necessary to be an "After On" reader to listen, learn & enjoy this podcast!

    53: The Case Against Reality | Don Hoffman (classic + updated)

    53: The Case Against Reality | Don Hoffman (classic + updated)

    Quantitative Psychologist Don Hoffman has a head-spinning take on the true nature of reality vs. what our senses report to us. This is a revisitation of our original interview, expanded with lots of new material recorded last week.  

    • 1 hr 41 min
    52: Many Quantum Worlds | Sean Carroll

    52: Many Quantum Worlds | Sean Carroll

    Quantum mechanics – and its eerie "Many Worlds" interpretation – are explored in terms that both poets & physicists can appreciate.

    • 1 hr 37 min
    51: On Consciousness | Annaka Harris

    51: On Consciousness | Annaka Harris

    The baffling and fascinating mysteries connected to the phenomenon of consciousness are explored in this conversation with the deeply thoughtful science writer, Annaka Harris.

    • 1 hr 20 min
    50: About that TED Talk | Kevin Rose

    50: About that TED Talk | Kevin Rose

    This morning, TED posted a talk I just gave at their annual conference (on 11 days notice!). Kevin Rose interviewed me about my talk for his podcast. I’m posting his interview here as well.

    • 1 hr 21 min
    49: Canceling PTSD with MDMA (part 2) | Rick Doblin

    49: Canceling PTSD with MDMA (part 2) | Rick Doblin

    The drug known as Molly, Ecstasy and MDMA may soon get regulatory approved for therapeutic use, thanks to a 34-year campaign waged by Rick Doblin. Rick and I discuss all of this, plus his own unique story.

    • 1 hr
    48: Canceling PTSD with MDMA (part 1) | Rick Doblin

    48: Canceling PTSD with MDMA (part 1) | Rick Doblin

    The drug known as Molly, Ecstasy and MDMA may soon get regulatory approved for therapeutic use, thanks to a 34-year campaign waged by Rick Doblin. Rick and I discuss all of this, plus his own unique story.

    • 1 hr 6 min

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