4 episodes

A quick, fun and informative show about making your world a better, safer place using the most powerful computer of all time—your brain.

On Learn By LOCI we explore the science and technology that shape our world, our thinking and our safety. Tune in for digestible deep dives into everything from ancient memorization techniques to safety on the high seas.

Each episode is designed to help you increase the size of your hippocampus. Don't know what your hippocampus is? Subscribe! We'll teach you.

Hosted by Joni McKervey and Samantha Mathews

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A quick, fun and informative show about making your world a better, safer place using the most powerful computer of all time—your brain.

On Learn By LOCI we explore the science and technology that shape our world, our thinking and our safety. Tune in for digestible deep dives into everything from ancient memorization techniques to safety on the high seas.

Each episode is designed to help you increase the size of your hippocampus. Don't know what your hippocampus is? Subscribe! We'll teach you.

Hosted by Joni McKervey and Samantha Mathews

    The GPS of the Brain

    The GPS of the Brain

    In this episode the GPS in your brain takes on the GPS in your phone—who will win? Plus, what's up retracing your steps when you forget what you were looking for? And what does driving a cab in London have to do with dementia? Join Samantha and Joni for the answers and then let us know if you're #teambrain or #teamphone.


     


    Subscribe to Learn By LOCI wherever you listen to podcasts and we'll be back next time with more science, more safety and more brain-training knowledge. Stay safe out there!


     


    Twitter / Instagram


    @learnbyloci


    @SamLoci / @sam.loci


    @mckervey

    • 9 min
    The Method of Loci

    The Method of Loci

    Is technology making your memory worse? Join Samantha and Joni as they discuss Ancient Greek memory tricks, what hallways have to do with grocery lists, and our evolutionary affinity for memorizing sonnets. Also in this episode: the correct pronunciation of "loci" (bet it's not what you think!)


    Subscribe to Learn By LOCI wherever you listen to podcasts and we'll be back next time with more science, more safety and more brain-training knowledge. Stay safe out there!


     


    Twitter / Instagram


    @learnbyloci


    @SamLoci / @sam.loci


    @mckervey

    • 11 min
    Pandemic Pivot

    Pandemic Pivot

    What do fires and viruses have in common? What did LOCI build during lockdown? What can you do to spread facts, not germs? Listen and learn about Germ Science Investigation, a game designed to teach the "why" behind Covid safety protocol and encourage germ-safe behaviour.


     


    Subscribe to Learn By LOCI wherever you listen to podcasts and we'll be back next time with more science, more safety and more brain-training knowledge. Stay safe out there!


     


    Twitter / Instagram


    @learnbyloci


    @SamLoci / @sam.loci


    @mckervey

    • 11 min
    Introducing: Learn By LOCI

    Introducing: Learn By LOCI

    Welcome to Learn By LOCI! A new podcast where we we explore the science and technology that shape our world, our thinking and our safety. Meet your hosts Joni McKervey and LOCI CEO Samantha Mathews, and learn how Samantha went from building the Metaverse to designing the future of evacuation training.

    • 9 min

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