25 episodes

Innovation Celebration, explores recent advancements in science and technology and how they contribute to human flourishing. Join hosts Thomas Walker and Angelica Werth to learn what makes innovation possible, how it’s achieved, and celebrate those whose accomplishments in these fields are improving our quality of life.

Innovation Celebration Objective Standard Institute

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Innovation Celebration, explores recent advancements in science and technology and how they contribute to human flourishing. Join hosts Thomas Walker and Angelica Werth to learn what makes innovation possible, how it’s achieved, and celebrate those whose accomplishments in these fields are improving our quality of life.

    Adrian Pelkus on Inventions and Patents

    Adrian Pelkus on Inventions and Patents

    Angelica interviews Adrian Pelkus, a serial entrepreneur and artificer, about his inventions and factors that affect inventors in America, particularly patents.

    • 31 min
    Johan Norberg on Openness, Innovation, and Flourishing

    Johan Norberg on Openness, Innovation, and Flourishing

    Thomas and Angelica interview Johan Norberg—senior fellow at Cato Institute, historian of ideas, and advocate of globalization—about how freedom of movement and trade leads to innovation, and how that benefits human flourishing. Are you interested in learning about Ayn Rand's Objectivism? Check out this FREE ebook: 👉https://bit.ly/3eALZFD #opensocieties #globalization #freemarket Links and resources: New and Improved: https://youtube.com/playlist?list=PLT... Open: The Story of Human Progress: https://amzn.to/3MNxeOr Johan on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/johannorberg... Johan’s website: johannorberg.net 🔗 LINKS: Check out our website ➔ https://objectivestandard.org/ Follow us on Instagram ➔ https://www.instagram.com/objectivest... Follow us on Facebook ➔ https://www.facebook.com/objectivesta... Follow us on Twitter ➔ https://twitter.com/ObjStdInstitute Follow us on LinkedIn ➔ https://www.linkedin.com/company/obje... 📧 CONTACT: angel@objectivestandard.org Subscribe in Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or wherever you’re listening right now.

    • 41 min
    An Interview with Mattias Svensson

    An Interview with Mattias Svensson

    Thomas and Angel interview Swedish libertarian writer and political commentator Mattias Svensson on innovation and entrepreneurship in Sweden, focusing on health and environmental policy. Are you interested in learning about Ayn Rand's Objectivism? Check out this FREE ebook: 👉https://bit.ly/3eALZFD Follow Mattias on Twitter @mattias_neo Mattias's website: https://t.co/KMluQn9MQ0 🔗 LINKS: Check out our website ➔ https://objectivestandard.org/ Follow us on Instagram ➔ https://www.instagram.com/objectivest... Follow us on Facebook ➔ https://www.facebook.com/objectivesta... Follow us on Twitter ➔ https://twitter.com/ObjStdInstitute Follow us on LinkedIn ➔ https://www.linkedin.com/company/obje... 📧 CONTACT: angel@objectivestandard.org Subscribe in Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or wherever you’re listening right now.

    • 44 min
    Blockchain and Cryptocurrency: An Interview with Felix Hosse

    Blockchain and Cryptocurrency: An Interview with Felix Hosse

    Thomas and Angelica interview Felix Hosse, of the Blockchain Founders Group, on the functions, risks, and advantages of cryptocurrency.
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    Links and resources:
    Blockchain Founders Group: https://en.blockchain-founders.io/
    Berlin Center for Individualist Thought: https://www.bcit.berlin/
    Crypto Calling: https://open.spotify.com/show/7ujgS7i...
    Coin Bureau: https://www.youtube.com/c/CoinBureau
    Felix on LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/felix-hosse/
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    • 40 min
    Progress and Missteps in Understanding Mental Health

    Progress and Missteps in Understanding Mental Health

    Thomas and Angelica discuss developments in understanding mental health and treating mental illnesses over the past century, including a number of recent advancements in methods for improving mental health.
     
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    #mentalhealth #historyofmentalhealth #psychology
     
    ⏰ TIMESTAMPS:
     
    0:00 Introduction
    9:39 History of mental health recognition and treatment
    30:08 Recent advancements in mental health treatment
    49:55 Final comments
     
    Sources: 
    Gut bacteria and depression: https://www.science.org/content/article/gut-microbe-linked-depression-large-health-study?utm_source=sfmc 
     
    Brain implant for depression (UK case study): https://www.theverge.com/22708802/brain-stimulation-device-depression-treatment
     
    Deep brain stimulation: https://www.science.org/content/article/next-generation-deep-brain-stimulation-aims-tackle-depression?utm_campaign=news_daily_2021-11-23&et_rid=763412993&et_cid=4007430 
     
    Nonhallucinogenic LSD to treat depression: https://www.science.org/content/article/no-hallucinations-lsd-relatives-appear-treat-depression-mice-without-obvious-side?utm_source=sfmc&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=DailyLatestNews&utm_content=alert&et_rid=763412993&et_cid=4090335 
     
    Apollo wearable https://apolloneuro.com/pages/science 
     
    “A Brief History of Psychiatric Drug Development” https://www.bap.org.uk/articles/a-brief-history-of-psychiatric-drug-development/ 
     
    In-depth history of psychopharmacology https://escholarship.org/content/qt5qp5h8qs/qt5qp5h8qs_noSplash_8b9a6fc061d27c325b2f2e92e2e2978a.pdf?t=qbo7k6
     
    Ketamine: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7225830/ 
     
    Lumateperone for bipolar: https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/34551584/ 
     
    MDMA for PTSD: https://www.uptodate.com/contents/pharmacotherapy-for-posttraumatic-stress-disorder-in-adults?sectionName=3,4%20methylenedioxymethamphetamine%20(MDMA)&topicRef=83935&anchor=H1598357029&source=see_link#H1598357029 
     
    Recent advances in mental health roundup: https://www.weforum.org/agenda/2021/09/these-are-the-top-10-innovations-tackling-mental-ill-health/ 
     
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    • 50 min
    The Case for Space with Dr. Robert Zubrin

    The Case for Space with Dr. Robert Zubrin

    Thomas interviews Dr. Robert Zubrin on the case for space exploration, how private companies such as SpaceX are making it cheaper and easier to reach space, and how freedom is essential for scientific and social progress.
     
    Dr. Zubrin is president of Pioneer Aeronautics and founder and president of The Mars Society. He holds a PhD in nuclear engineering from the University of Washington and is the author of “The Case for Space: How the Revolution in Spaceflight Opens Up a Future of Limitless Possibility.”
     
    #space #marscolonization #robertzubrin
     
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    ⏰ TIMESTAMPS:
     
    0:00 Introduction
    0:50 What's the role of private companies in space?
    7:17 How human industry creates resources
    9:20 Mars: the pressure cooker for innovation
    18:10 Why did NASA stagnate?
    31:20 NASA's Artemis program
    32:45 Less obvious benefits of space flight
    43:34 "Backing up" the human species
    53:24 Final comments
     
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    Learn more about what we discuss in the show/our sources:
     
    The Case for Space: How the Revolution in Spaceflight Opens Up a Future of Limitless Possibility:
    https://amzn.to/3uMT2nW 
     
    Robert Ingersol: Intellectual and Moral Atlas: https://theobjectivestandard.com/2018/02/robert-ingersoll-intellectual-moral-atlas/ 
     
    The Hero Show on Apollo 11:
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=48hPhG_jK9o&t=319s 
     
    SpaceX Shows the Way Forward: Let Private Industry Take the Lead in Space:
    https://theobjectivestandard.com/2020/06/spacex-shows-the-way-forward-let-private-industry-take-the-lead-in-space/ 
     
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    • 53 min

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