Making Sense Episodes

#355 - A Falling World

A Conversation with Peter Zeihan

Making Sense Episodes

#354 - Is Moral Progress a Fantasy?

A Conversation with John Gray

Making Sense Episodes

#353 - Race & Reason

A Conversation with Coleman Hughes

Making Sense Episodes

#352 - Hubris & Chaos

A Conversation with Rory Stewart

Making Sense Episodes

#350 - Sharing Reality

A Conversation with Jonathan Rauch and Josh Szeps

Making Sense Episodes

#349 - Generosity, Cynicism, and the Future of Doing Good

A Conversation with Chris Anderson

Making Sense Episodes

#348 - The Politics of Antisemitism

A Conversation with Rabbi David Wolpe

Making Sense Episodes

#347 - Finding Sanity in 2024

Making Sense Episodes

#346 - The Best Kept Secret In History?

A Conversation with Brian Muraresku

Making Sense Episodes

#345 - Resilience

A Conversation with Amanda Knox

Making Sense Episodes

#344 - The War in Gaza

A Conversation between Dan Senor and Douglas Murray

Making Sense Episodes

#343 - What Is "Islamophobia"?

Making Sense Episodes

#342 - Animal Minds & Moral Truths

A Conversation with Peter Singer

Making Sense Episodes

#341 - Gaza & Global Order

A Conversation with Yuval Noah Harari

Making Sense Episodes

#339 - The Infernal Logic of Jihad

A Conversation with Graeme Wood

Making Sense Episodes

#337 - The Future of Psychedelic Medicine

A Conversation with Jeannie Fontana and Robin Carhart-Harris

Making Sense Episodes

#336 - The Roots of Identity Politics

A Conversation with Yascha Mounk

Making Sense Episodes

#334 - The Low-Trust Society

A Conversation with David Brooks

Making Sense Episodes

#333 - Sanity Check on Climate Change

A Conversation with Chris Field

Making Sense Episodes

#332 - Can We Contain Artificial Intelligence?

A Conversation with Mustafa Suleyman

Making Sense Episodes

#330 - The Doomsday Machine

A Conversation with Carl Robichaud

Making Sense Episodes

#329 - What Happened to the Republican Party?

A Conversation with Bret Stephens

Making Sense Episodes

#328 - Health & Longevity

A Conversation with Peter Attia

Making Sense Episodes

#327 - Transformative Experiences

A Conversation with L.A. Paul

Making Sense Episodes

#326 - AI & Information Integrity

A Conversation with Nina Schick

Making Sense Episodes

#324 - Debating the Future of AI

A Conversation with Marc Andreessen

Making Sense Episodes

#323 - Science & Survival

A Conversation with Martin Rees

Making Sense Episodes

#322 - Predicting Reality

A Conversation with Andy Clark

Making Sense Episodes

#321 - Reckoning with Parfit

A Conversation with David Edmonds

Making Sense Episodes

#320 - Constructing Self and World

A Conversation with Shamil Chandaria

Making Sense Episodes

#319 - The Digital Multiverse

A Conversation with David Auerbach

Making Sense Episodes

#318 - Physics & Philosophy

A Conversation with Tim Maudlin

Making Sense Episodes

#317 - What Do We Know About Our Minds?

A Conversation with Paul Bloom

Making Sense Episodes

#316 - Self-Defense: Reality and Fantasy

A Conversation with Matt Thornton

Making Sense Episodes

#315 - The Great Derangement

A Conversation with Tim Urban

Making Sense Episodes

#314 - The Cancellation of J.K. Rowling

A Conversation with Megan Phelps-Roper

Making Sense Episodes

#313 - Apocalypse

A Conversation with Bart D. Ehrman

Making Sense Episodes

#312 - The Trouble with AI

A Conversation with Stuart Russell and Gary Marcus

Making Sense Episodes

#311 - Did SARS-CoV-2 Escape from a Lab?

A Conversation with Matt Ridley and Alina Chan

Making Sense Episodes

#310 - Social Media & Public Trust

A Conversation with Bari Weiss, Michael Shellenberger, and Renee DiResta

Making Sense Episodes

#309 - Vulnerability, Politics, and Moral Worth

A Conversation with Martha C. Nussbaum

Making Sense Episodes

#308 - The Long Game

A Conversation with Robert Waldinger

Making Sense Episodes

#306 - Psychedelics & Mortality

A Conversation with Roland Griffiths

Making Sense Episodes

#305 - Moral Knowledge

A Conversation with Erik Hoel

Making Sense Episodes

#304 - Why I Left Twitter

A Conversation with Cal Newport

Making Sense Episodes

#302 - Science & Civilization

A Conversation with Neil deGrasse Tyson

Making Sense Episodes

#301 - The Politics of Unreality: Ukraine and Nuclear Risk

A Conversation with Timothy Snyder

Making Sense Episodes

#300 - A Tale of Cancellation

A Conversation with Meg Smaker

Making Sense Episodes

#299 - Steps in the Right Direction

A Conversation with Russ Roberts

Making Sense Episodes

#298 - Leaving the Faith (Rebroadcast)

A Conversation with Yasmine Mohammed

Making Sense Episodes

#297 - Preparing for the End

A Conversation with BJ Miller and Shoshana Berger

Making Sense Episodes

#296 - Repairing Our Country

A Conversation with Jonah Goldberg

Making Sense Episodes

#295 - Philosophy and the Good Life

A Conversation with Kieran Setiya

Making Sense Episodes

#294 - Status Games

A Conversation with Will Storr

Making Sense Episodes

#292 - How Much Does the Future Matter?

A Conversation with William MacAskill

Making Sense Episodes

#291 - Where is Happiness?

A Conversation with Arthur C. Brooks

Making Sense Episodes

#290 - What Went Wrong?

A Conversation with Marc Andreessen

Making Sense Episodes

#289 - Time Management for Mortals

A Conversation with Oliver Burkeman

Making Sense Episodes

#288 - The End of Global Order

A Conversation with Peter Zeihan and Ian Bremmer

Making Sense Episodes

#287 - Why Wealth Matters

A Conversation with Morgan Housel

Making Sense Episodes

#285 - American Division

A Conversation with David French

Making Sense Episodes

#284 - The Funny Business

A Conversation with Judd Apatow

Making Sense Episodes

#283 - Gun Violence in America

A Conversation with Graeme Wood

Making Sense Episodes

#282 - Do You Really Have a Self?

A Conversation with Jay Garfield

Making Sense Episodes

#281 - Western Culture and Its Discontents

A Conversation with Douglas Murray

Making Sense Episodes

#280 - The Future of Artificial Intelligence

A Conversation with Eric Schmidt

Making Sense Episodes

#279 - The Rules of the Stage

A Conversation with Ricky Gervais

Making Sense Episodes

#278 - The Man Who Will Be King

A Conversation with Graeme Wood

Making Sense Episodes

#277 - How Does the War in Ukraine End?

A Conversation with Ian Bremmer

Making Sense Episodes

#276 - Defending the Global Order

A Conversation with Yuval Noah Harari

Making Sense Episodes

#275 - The Russian War in Ukraine

A Conversation with Garry Kasparov

Making Sense Episodes

Absolutely Mental Season 3

Sam Harris and Ricky Gervais

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Special Episode: Recipes for Future Plagues

A Conversation with Rob Reid and Kevin Esvelt

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#274 - The Future of American Democracy

A Conversation with Anne Applebaum, David Frum, Barton Gellman, and George Packer

Making Sense Episodes

#271 - Earning to Give

A Conversation with Sam Bankman-Fried

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#270 - What Have We Learned from the Pandemic?

A Conversation with Nicholas Christakis

Making Sense Episodes

#269 - Deep Time

A Conversation with Oliver Burkeman

Making Sense Episodes

#268 - The Limits of Self-Knowledge

A Conversation with Stephen Fleming

Making Sense Episodes

#267 - The Kingdom of Sleep

A Conversation with Matthew Walker

Making Sense Episodes

#266 - The Limits of Pleasure

A Conversation with Paul Bloom

Making Sense Episodes

#265 - The Religion of Anti-Racism

A Conversation with John McWhorter

Making Sense Episodes

#264 - Consciousness and Self (Rebroadcast)

A Conversation with Anil Seth

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#263 - The Paradox of Death

Making Sense Episodes

#262 - The Future of American Democracy

A Conversation with Andrew Yang

Making Sense Episodes

#261 - Belief & Identity

A Conversation with Jonas Kaplan

Making Sense Episodes

Absolutely Mental Season Two

Making Sense Episodes

#260 - The Second Plane

Reflections on the 20th Anniversary of 9/11

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#259 - The Reckoning to Come

A Conversation with Balaji Srinivasan

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#258 - The Fall of Afghanistan

A Conversation with Peter Bergen

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#257 - The State of the World

A Conversation with Dambisa Moyo

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#256 - A Contagion of Bad Ideas

A Conversation with Eric Topol

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#255 - The Future of Intelligence

A Conversation with Jeff Hawkins

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#254 - The Mating Strategies of Earthlings

A Conversation with David Buss

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#253 - Corporate Courage

A Conversation with Jason Fried

Making Sense Episodes

#252 - Are We Alone in the Universe?

A Conversation with Neil deGrasse Tyson

Making Sense Episodes

#251 - Corporate Cowardice

A Conversation with Antonio García-Martínez

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#250 - Broken Conversations

A Conversation with Jesse Singal

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#249 - Distance & Arrival

A Conversation with David Whyte

Making Sense Episodes

#248 - Order & Freedom

A Conversation with Michele Gelfand

Making Sense Episodes

Special Episode: Engineering the Apocalypse

By Rob Reid and Sam Harris

Making Sense Episodes

#247 - Constructing Minds

A Conversation with Lisa Feldman Barrett

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#246 - Police Training & Police Misconduct

A Conversation with Rener Gracie

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#245 - Can We Talk About Scary Ideas?

A Conversation with Peter Singer, Francesca Minerva, Jeff McMahan

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#244 - Food, Climate, and Pandemic Risk

A Conversation with Bruce Friedrich and Liz Specht

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#242 - Psychedelics and the Self

A Conversation with James Fadiman

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#240 - The Boundaries of Self

A Conversation with David Whyte

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#238 - How to Build a Universe

A Conversation with Frank Wilczek

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#236 - Rebooting New York City

A Conversation with Andrew Yang

Making Sense Episodes

#234 - The Divided Mind

A Conversation with Iain McGilchrist

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#233 - In the Groves of Misinformation

A Conversation with Zeynep Tufekci

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#232 - Inequality & Revolution

A Conversation with Jack Goldstone

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#231 - Crossing the Abyss

A Conversation with Stanley McChrystal and Chris Fussell

Making Sense Episodes

#230 - An Insurrection of Lies

Making Sense Episodes

#228 - Doing Good

A Conversation with William MacAskill

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#227 - Knowing the Mind

A Conversation with Steven Laureys

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#226 - The Price of Distraction

A Conversation with Adam Gazzaley

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#225 - Republic of Lies

Making Sense Episodes

#222 - A Pandemic of Incompetence

A Conversation with Nicholas Christakis

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#221 - Success, Failure, & the Common Good

A Conversation with Michael Sandel

Making Sense Episodes

#220 - The Information Apocalypse

A Conversation with Nina Schick

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#219 - The Power of Compassion

A Conversation with James R. Doty

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#218 - Welcome to the Cult Factory

A Conversation with Tristan Harris

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#217 - The New Religion of Anti-Racism

A Conversation with John McWhorter

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#213 - The Worst Epidemic

A Conversation with Gabriel J.X. Dance

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#211 - The Nature of Human Nature

A Conversation with Robert Plomin

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#210 - The Logic of Doomsday

A Conversation with William J. Perry

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#209 - A Good Life

A Conversation with Scott Barry Kaufman

Making Sense Episodes

#208 - Existential Risk

A Conversation with Toby Ord

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#205 - The Failure of Meritocracy

A Conversation with Daniel Markovits

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#200 - Creatures of Habit

A Conversation with James Clear

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#196 - The Science of Happiness

A Conversation with Laurie Santos

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#195 - Social Cohesion is Everything

A Conversation with Stanley McChrystal and Chris Fussell

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#194 - The New Future of Work

A Conversation with Matt Mullenweg

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#191 - Early Thoughts on a Pandemic

A Conversation with Amesh Adalja

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#190 - How Should We Respond to Coronavirus?

A Conversation with Nicholas Christakis

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#189 - Wealth & Happiness

A Conversation with Scott Galloway

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#186 - The Bomb

A Conversation with Fred Kaplan

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#184 - The Conversational Nature of Reality

A Conversation with David Whyte

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#182 - Unlearning Race

A Conversation with Thomas Chatterton Williams

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#181 - The Illusory Self

A Conversation with Richard Lang

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#180 - Sex & Power

A Conversation with Meghan Daum

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#179 - The Unquiet Mind

A Conversation with Judson Brewer

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#178 - The Reality Illusion

A Conversation with Donald Hoffman and Annaka Harris

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#177 - Psychedelic Science

A Conversation with Roland Griffiths

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#176 - Knowledge & Redemption

A Conversation with Lynn Novick and Jule Hall

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#175 - Leaving the Faith

A Conversation with Yasmine Mohammed

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#174 - Life & Mind

A Conversation with Richard Dawkins

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#173 - Anti-Semitism and Its Discontents

A Conversation with Bari Weiss

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#172 - Among the Deplorables

A Conversation with Andrew Marantz

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White Privilege

A Conversation with Chelsea Handler

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#171 - Escaping a Christian Cult

A Conversation with Megan Phelps-Roper

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#170 - The Great Uncoupling

A Conversation with Andrew McAfee

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#169 - Omens of a Race War

A Conversation with Kathleen Belew

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#168 - Mind, Space, & Motion

A Conversation with Barbara Tversky

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#166 - The Plague Years

A Conversation with Matt McCarthy

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#165 - Journey into Wokeness

A Conversation with Caitlin Flanagan

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#164 - Cause & Effect

A Conversation with Judea Pearl

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#163 - Ricky Gervais

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#162 - Medical Intelligence

A Conversation with Eric Topol

Making Sense Episodes

#161 - Rise & Fall

A Conversation with Jared Diamond

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#160 - The Revenge of History

A Conversation with Michael Weiss and Yascha Mounk

Making Sense Episodes

#159 - Conscious

A Conversation with Annaka Harris

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#158 - Understanding Humans in the Wild

A Conversation with Adam Grant

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#157 - What Does the Mueller Report Really Say?

A Conversation with Benjamin Wittes

Making Sense Episodes

#156 - The Evolution of Culture

A Conversation with Nicholas Christakis

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#155 - Mental Models

A Conversation with Shane Parrish

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#153 - Possible Minds

Conversations with George Dyson, Alison Gopnik, and Stuart Russell

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#152 - The Trouble with Facebook

A Conversation with Roger McNamee

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#151 - Will We Destroy the Future?

A Conversation with Nick Bostrom

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#150 - The Map of Misunderstanding

A Conversation with Daniel Kahneman

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#149 - The Problem of Addiction

A Conversation with Sally Satel

Making Sense Episodes

#148 - Jack Dorsey

Making Sense Episodes

#147 - Stephen Fry

Making Sense Episodes

#146 - Digital Capitalism

A Conversation with Douglas Rushkoff

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#145 - The Information War

A Conversation with Renée DiResta

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#144 - Conquering Hate

A Conversation with Deeyah Khan

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#143 - The Keys to the Mind

A Conversation with Derren Brown

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#142 - Addiction, Depression, and a Meaningful Life

A Conversation with Johann Hari

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#141 - Is #MeToo Going Too Far?

A Conversation with Rebecca Traister

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#140 - Burning Down the Fourth Estate

A Conversation with Matt Taibbi

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#139 - Sacred & Profane

A Conversation with Bill Maher and Larry Charles

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#138 - The Edge of Humanity

A Conversation with Yuval Noah Harari

Making Sense Episodes

#137 - Safe Space

A Conversation with Jonathan Haidt

Making Sense Episodes

#136 - Digital Humanism

A Conversation with Jaron Lanier

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#135 - Navigating Sex and Gender

A Conversation with Martie Haselton

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#134 - Beyond the Politics of Race

A Conversation with Coleman Hughes

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#133 - Globalism on the Brink

A Conversation with Ian Bremmer

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#132 - Freeing the Hostages

A Conversation with Chris Voss

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#131 - Dictators, Immigration, #MeToo, and Other Imponderables

A Conversation with Masha Gessen

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#130 - Universal Basic Income

A Conversation with Andrew Yang

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#129 - An Insider's View of Medicine

A Conversation with Dr. Nina Shapiro

Making Sense Episodes

#128 - Transformations of Mind

A Conversation with Geoffrey Miller

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#127 - Freedom from the Known

A Conversation with Michael Pollan

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#126 - In Defense of Honor

A Conversation with Tamler Sommers

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#125 - What is Christianity?

A Conversation with Bart Ehrman

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#124 - In Search of Reality

A Conversation with Sean Carroll

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#123 - Identity & Honesty

A Conversation with Ezra Klein

Making Sense Episodes

#121 - White Power

A Conversation with Christian Picciolini

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#120 - What Is and What Matters

A Conversation with Rebecca Goldstein and Max Tegmark

Making Sense Episodes

#119 - Hidden Motives

A Conversation with Robin Hanson

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#118 - The View from Trumpistan

A Conversation with Preet Bharara

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#117 - Networks, Power, and Chaos

A Conversation with Niall Ferguson

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#116 - AI: Racing Toward the Brink

A Conversation with Eliezer Yudkowsky

Making Sense Episodes

#115 - Sam Harris, Lawrence Krauss, and Matt Dillahunty (1)

A Live Recording from New York City Center in NYC

Making Sense Episodes

#114 - Politics and Sanity

A Conversation with David Frum and Andrew Sullivan

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#113 - Consciousness and the Self

A Conversation with Anil K. Seth

Making Sense Episodes

#112 - The Intellectual Dark Web

A Conversation with Eric Weinstein and Ben Shapiro

Making Sense Episodes

#111 - The Science of Meditation

A Conversation with Daniel Goleman and Richard J. Davidson

Making Sense Episodes

#110 - The Change Artist

A Conversation with A.J. Jacobs

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#109 - Biology and Culture

A Conversation with Bret Weinstein

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#108 - Defending the Experts

A Conversation with Tom Nichols

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#107 - Is Life Actually Worth Living?

A Conversation with David Benatar

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#106 - Humanity 2.0

A Conversation with Jennifer A. Doudna

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#105 - Richard Dawkins, Sam Harris, and Matt Dillahunty

A Live Recording from the Orpheum Theatre in Vancouver

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#104 - The Lessons of Death

A Conversation with Frank Ostaseski

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#103 - American Fantasies

A Conversation with Kurt Andersen

Making Sense Episodes

#102 - Is Buddhism True?

A Conversation with Robert Wright

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#101 - Defending the Republic

A Conversation with Cass R. Sunstein

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#100 - Facing the Crowd

A Conversation with Nicholas Christakis

Making Sense Episodes

#99 - What Happened to Liberalism?

A Conversation with Mark Lilla

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#98 - Into the Dark Land

A Conversation with Siddhartha Mukherjee

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#97 - The Impossible War

A Conversation with Ken Burns and Lynn Novick

Making Sense Episodes

#96 - The Nature of Consciousness

A Conversation with Thomas Metzinger

Making Sense Episodes

#95 - What You Need to Know About Climate Change

A Conversation with Joseph Romm

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#94 - Frontiers of Intelligence

A Conversation with Max Tegmark

Making Sense Episodes

#93 - Identity & Terror

A Conversation with Douglas Murray

Making Sense Episodes

#92 - The Limits of Persuasion

A Conversation with David Pizarro and Tamler Sommers

Making Sense Episodes

#91 - The Biology of Good and Evil

A Conversation with Robert Sapolsky

Making Sense Episodes

#90 - Living With Violence

A Conversation with Gavin de Becker

Making Sense Episodes

#89 - On Becoming a Better Person

A Conversation with David Brooks

Making Sense Episodes

#88 - Must We Accept a Nuclear North Korea?

A Conversation with Mark Bowden

Making Sense Episodes

#87 - Triggered

A Conversation with Scott Adams

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#86 - From Cells to Cities

A Conversation with Geoffrey West

Making Sense Episodes

#85 - Is this the End of Europe?

A Conversation with Douglas Murray

Making Sense Episodes

#84 - Landscapes of Mind

A Conversation with Kevin Kelly

Making Sense Episodes

#83 - The Politics of Emergency

A Conversation with Fareed Zakaria

Making Sense Episodes

#82 - The End of the World According to ISIS

A Conversation with Graeme Wood

Making Sense Episodes

#81 - Leaving Islam

A Conversation with Sarah Haider

Making Sense Episodes

#80 - The Unraveling

A Conversation with David Frum

Making Sense Episodes

#79 - The Road to Tyranny

A Conversation with Timothy Snyder

Making Sense Episodes

#78 - Persuasion and Control

A Conversation with Zeynep Tufekci

Making Sense Episodes

#77 - The Moral Complexity of Genetics

A Conversation with Siddhartha Mukherjee

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#76 - The Path to Impeachment

Conversations with Anne Applebaum and Juliette Kayyem

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#74 - What Should We Eat?

A Conversation with Gary Taubes

Making Sense Episodes

#73 - Forbidden Knowledge

A Conversation with Charles Murray

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#72 - Privacy and Security

A Conversation with Gen. Michael V. Hayden

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#71 - What is Technology Doing to Us?

A Conversation with Tristan Harris

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#70 - Beauty and Terror

A Conversation with Lawrence Krauss

Making Sense Episodes

#69 - The Russia Connection

A Conversation with Anne Applebaum

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#68 - Reality and the Imagination

A Conversation with Yuval Noah Harari

Making Sense Episodes

#67 - Meaning and Chaos

A Conversation with Jordan Peterson

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#66 - Living with Robots

A Conversation with Kate Darling

Making Sense Episodes

#65 - We're All Cucks Now

A Conversation with David Frum

Making Sense Episodes

#63 - Why Meditate?

A Conversation with Joseph Goldstein

Making Sense Episodes

#62 - What is True?

A Conversation with Jordan B. Peterson

Making Sense Episodes

#61 - The Power of Belief

A Conversation with Lawrence Wright

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#59 - Friend & Foe

A Conversation with Maajid Nawaz

Making Sense Episodes

#58 - The Putin Question

A Conversation with Garry Kasparov

Making Sense Episodes

#56 - Abusing Dolores

A Conversation with Paul Bloom

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#55 - Islamism vs Secularism

A Conversation with Shadi Hamid

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#54 - Trumping the World

A Conversation with James Kirchick

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#53 - The Dawn of Artificial Intelligence

A Conversation with Stuart Russell

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#52 - Finding Our Way in the Cosmos

A Conversation with David Deutsch

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#51 - The Most Powerful Clown

Making Sense Episodes

#50 - The Borders of Tolerance

A Conversation with Ayaan Hirsi Ali

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#49 - The Lesser Evil

A Conversation with Andrew Sullivan

Making Sense Episodes

#48 - What Is Moral Progress?

A Conversation with Peter Singer

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#47 - The Frontiers of Political Correctness

A Conversation with Gad Saad

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#44 - Being Good and Doing Good

A Conversation with William MacAskill

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#42 - Racism and Violence in America

A Conversation with Glenn C. Loury

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#41 - Faith in Reason

A Conversation with Eric R. Weinstein

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#40 - Complexity & Stupidity

A Conversation with David Krakauer

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#39 - Free Will Revisited

A Conversation with Daniel Dennett

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#37 - Thinking in Public

A Conversation with Neil deGrasse Tyson

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#36 - What Makes Us Safer?

A Conversation with Juliette Kayyem

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#34 - The Light of the Mind

A Conversation with David Chalmers

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#32 - The Best Podcast Ever

A Conversation with Omer Aziz

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#31 - Evolving Minds

A Conversation with Jonathan Haidt

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#30 - Inside the Crucible: Syria and the Islamic State

A Conversation with Michael Weiss

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#29 - Throw Open the Gates

A Conversation with Maryam Namazie

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#28 - Meat Without Misery

A Conversation with Uma Valeti

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#26 - The Logic of Violence

A Conversation with Jocko Willink

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#25 - Behind the Gun

A Conversation with Scott Reitz

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#23 - Islam and the Future of Tolerance: A Dialogue

Audiobook Excerpts

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#22 - Surviving the Cosmos

A Conversation with David Deutsch

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#21 - On the Maintenance of Civilization

A Conversation with Douglas Murray

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#18 - The Multiverse & You (& You & You & You…)

A Conversation with Max Tegmark

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#16 - The Dark Side

A Conversation with Paul Bloom

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#15 - Questions Along the Path

Further Reflections on the Practice of Meditation with Joseph Goldstein

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#14 - The Virtues of Cold Blood

A Conversation with Paul Bloom

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#13 - The Moral Gaze

A Conversation with Joshua Oppenheimer

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#12 - Leaving the Church

A Conversation with Megan Phelps-Roper

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#11 - Shouldering the Burden of History

A Crosscast with Dan Carlin

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#10 - Faith vs. Fact

An Interview with Jerry Coyne

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#9 - Final Thoughts on Chomsky

Making Sense Episodes

#7 - Through the Eyes of a Cult

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#4 - The Path and the Goal

A Conversation with Joseph Goldstein

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#3 - WAKING UP: Chapter One

Making Sense Episodes

Morality and the Christian God

An Invitation to Animators and Filmmakers