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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.

    Russ Shafer-Landau on the Reality of Morality

    Russ Shafer-Landau on the Reality of Morality

    I talk with philosopher Russ Shafer-Landau, who defends realism about moral truths.

    • 1h 30 min
    Stuart Bartlett on What "Life" Means

    Stuart Bartlett on What "Life" Means

    I talk with astrobiologist Stuart Bartlett about how to best define life.

    • 1h 25 min
    Ann-Sophie Barwich on the Science and Philosophy of Smell

    Ann-Sophie Barwich on the Science and Philosophy of Smell

    I talk with philosopher/neuroscientist Ann-Sophie Barwich about how our sense of smell affects how we perceive the world.

    • 1h 17 min
    David Rosen and Scott Miles on the Neuroscience of Music and Creativity

    David Rosen and Scott Miles on the Neuroscience of Music and Creativity

    I talk with neuroscientist/musicians David Rosen and Scott Miles about how creativity works in the brain.

    • 1h 26 min
    J. Kenji López-Alt on Cooking As and With Science

    J. Kenji López-Alt on Cooking As and With Science

    I talk with chef and writer Kenji López-Alt about the science of cooking.

    • 1h 15 min
    Maria Konnikova on Poker, Psychology, and Reason

    Maria Konnikova on Poker, Psychology, and Reason

    I talk with writer and poker player Maria Konnikova about how poker illuminates the challenges of thinking rationally.

    • 1h 20 min

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14 classificações

14 classificações

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