Podcast Episodes

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#52: A Short Story of Everything – David Christian

The universe is 13.8 billion years old and humans have existed for only 200,000 years. If that time…

#51: The Art/Science of a High Impact Career – Rob Wiblin

Most people want to help others with their career, but what’s the best way to do that? Become…

#50: The Brave Cookie Monster – Brendan Eich

Brendan Eich is widely regarded as a ‘Father of the Web’. He is the creator of JavaScript and…

#49: The Legendary, Fraud-Sniffing Short Seller – Marc Cohodes

For thirty-seven years, Marc Cohodes has bet big money against bad companies. Due to his success, he is…

#48: My Friend Richard, and Theories of the Universe – Leonard Susskind

Leonard Susskind is the Felix Bloch professor of Theoretical physics at Stanford University.  He is widely regarded as…

#47: The Shape of Probability – Harry Crane

Harry Crane is a scholar who specialises in statistics and probability. He is currently a professor of statistics…

#46: How Peter Thiel Destroyed Gawker – Ryan Holiday

In 2016, a Florida court delivered an astounding $140 million verdict against Gawker media for publishing a sex…

#45: AI and Existential Risk – Huw Price

What are human existential risks and why does Artificial Intelligence rank as one of the most menacing? At…

#44: Electricity Shared – Jemma Green

Dr Jemma Green is the Co-founder and Chair of Power Ledger. Dr Green began her career as an…

#43: The Number That Rules Humanity – Robin Dunbar

You only have 150 friends. How do we know that? Because that is Dunbar’s number. Robin Dunbar is…