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Tales of speculative fiction have been told since before recorded history, but in the past century it has grown into an art form all its own. From Asimov to Wells, from adventures in space opera to cyberpunk dystopias, from Amazing Stories to your e-reader and beyond, join us as we discuss some of the most important and acclaimed science fiction novels of all time. Warning: Here be spoilers.
 
Bite-sized clips with TED level top thinkers, founders and scientists on how advances in biotech & genomics, space travel, IoT, AI and other exponential tech converge to create our collective future and what we can do, from a research and policy perspective to shape the trends, technologies and societal norms for a better world. Main Podcast: https://disruptors.fm/itunes If in-depth, unscripted conversations with the researchers, startups and future thinkers transforming the future of all of ...
 
Those Conspiracy Guys is an Irish comedy podcast where we discuss all types and genres of conspiracy theories, paranormal happenings and true crime from Atlantean myths to Zapruder films; from ghosts and demons to alien abductions; from werewolves and vampires to CIA assassins and Russian spies. We have a big episode every two weeks, a True Crime show every other week and loads of other stuff every so often and you can head over to the website for details. Our aim is to cast a light into the ...
 
A Democratic Socialist’s Almanac is a podcast exploring all things relevant to Socialism today, from the latest scholarship regarding the socialist tradition to socialist reflections on our current moment and where to go from here. Below is a partial prospectus with a subject by subject bibliography. Written by Lelyn R. Masters with a Memphis Music Soundtrack by Harry Koniditsiotis Marx’s Epicurianism Fusaro, Diego. Marx, Epicurus, and the Origins of Historical Materialism. Permanent Press, ...
 
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In the future Biotechnology may allows us repair, modify, or augment humans, but how will this be done? What will these technologies look like and should we embrace them?Start listening with a 30-day Audible trial and your first audiobook is free. Visithttp://www.audible.com/isaac or text "isaac" to 500-500.Watch the Video Version: https://youtu.be…
 
In the future Biotechnology may allows us repair, modify, or augment humans, but how will this be done? What will these technologies look like and should we embrace them?Start listening with a 30-day Audible trial and your first audiobook is free. Visithttp://www.audible.com/isaac or text "isaac" to 500-500.Watch the Video Version: https://youtu.be…
 
TRUE CRIME - On this episode Tom O Mahony joins me to chat about one sick pup; known as the Kindly Killer and one of the creepiest the UK can produce, Dennis Nilsen; a former policeman and army private, murdered an unknown amount of young men in his London homes in the 70s and 80s. Nilsen is thought to have killed up to twenty homeless and homosexu…
 
The Fermi Paradox contemplates the weirdness of our galaxy seemingly being devoid of intelligent alien life, but Many Worlds Theory, Multiverses, Parallel Universe, and Alternate Realities may radically alter our thinking on Aliens & SETI.Visit our sponsor, Brilliant: https://brilliant.org/IsaacArthur/Watch the Video Version: https://youtu.be/RaHBZ…
 
The Fermi Paradox contemplates the weirdness of our galaxy seemingly being devoid of intelligent alien life, but Many Worlds Theory, Multiverses, Parallel Universe, and Alternate Realities may radically alter our thinking on Aliens & SETI.Visit our sponsor, Brilliant: https://brilliant.org/IsaacArthur/Watch the Video Version: https://youtu.be/RaHBZ…
 
Our monthly livestream Q&A session for April 2021Visit our Website: www.isaacarthur.netSupport us on Patreon: www.patreon.com/IsaacArthurSocial Media:Facebook Group: www.facebook.com/groups/1583992725237264/Reddit: www.reddit.com/r/IsaacArthur/Twitter: twitter.com/Isaac_A_Arthur on Twitter and RT our future content.…
 
As Humanity moves into the future, traveling to other worlds and exploring genetics, AI, transhumanism, and cybernetics, we may begin to diverge into a thousand post-human species.Get a free month of Curiosity Stream: https://curiositystream.com/isaacarthurWatch the Video Version: https://youtu.be/q1L2NMiGvUUVisit our Website: http://www.isaacarthu…
 
As Humanity moves into the future, traveling to other worlds and exploring genetics, AI, transhumanism, and cybernetics, we may begin to diverge into a thousand post-human species.Get a free month of Curiosity Stream: https://curiositystream.com/isaacarthurWatch the Video Version: https://youtu.be/q1L2NMiGvUUVisit our Website: http://www.isaacarthu…
 
In the future technology may help us enjoy prosperity beyond our dreams, with robots manufacturing our goods and attending all our needs but one... our need for purpose.The first 1000 people to use the link will get a free trial of Skillshare Premium Membership: https://skl.sh/isaacarthur04211Check out Jerry's story "Purpose": https://www.youtube.c…
 
In the future technology may help us enjoy prosperity beyond our dreams, with robots manufacturing our goods and attending all our needs but one... our need for purpose.The first 1000 people to use the link will get a free trial of Skillshare Premium Membership: https://skl.sh/isaacarthur04211Check out Jerry's story "Purpose": https://www.youtube.c…
 
In the future, medical science may increase lifespan and longevity to the point of near-immortality, but what would be the effects of such technology on our civilization.Go to https://buyraycon.com/isaacarthur for 15% off your order! Brought to you by Raycon.Watch the Video Version: https://youtu.be/DUVfyGEab0MVisit our Website: http://www.isaacart…
 
In the future, medical science may increase lifespan and longevity to the point of near-immortality, but what would be the effects of such technology on our civilization.Go to https://buyraycon.com/isaacarthur for 15% off your order! Brought to you by Raycon.Watch the Video Version: https://youtu.be/DUVfyGEab0MVisit our Website: http://www.isaacart…
 
Drake's Equation lies at the core of the Fermi Paradox and SETI, the Search for Extra-Terrestrial Intelligence, but is it a good guide in our search for aliens, and what does modern astronomy tell us about the probabilities of finding life on exoplanets?Get a free month of Curiosity Stream: https://curiositystream.com/isaacarthurWatch the Video Ver…
 
Drake's Equation lies at the core of the Fermi Paradox and SETI, the Search for Extra-Terrestrial Intelligence, but is it a good guide in our search for aliens, and what does modern astronomy tell us about the probabilities of finding life on exoplanets?Get a free month of Curiosity Stream: https://curiositystream.com/isaacarthurWatch the Video Ver…
 
In the future we will rely ever more on Artificial Intelligence to run our civilization, but what role will AI and computers playing in governing?Start listening with a 30-day Audible trial and your first audiobook is free. Visithttp://www.audible.com/isaac or text "isaac" to 500-500.Watch the Video Version: https://youtu.be/BRZ0OWXytEgVisit our We…
 
In the future we will rely ever more on Artificial Intelligence to run our civilization, but what role will AI and computers playing in governing?Start listening with a 30-day Audible trial and your first audiobook is free. Visithttp://www.audible.com/isaac or text "isaac" to 500-500.Watch the Video Version: https://youtu.be/BRZ0OWXytEgVisit our We…
 
Our monthly livestream Q&A session for March 2021Visit our Website: www.isaacarthur.netSupport us on Patreon: www.patreon.com/IsaacArthurSocial Media:Facebook Group: www.facebook.com/groups/1583992725237264/Reddit: www.reddit.com/r/IsaacArthur/Twitter: twitter.com/Isaac_A_Arthur on Twitter and RT our future content.…
 
In the future we may encounter or create minds equal to our own, smarter, or somewhere in the gap between human and animal. And yet we still barely understand what concepts like intelligence and sentience truly are.Get a free month of Curiosity Stream: https://curiositystream.com/isaacarthurWatch the Video Version: https://youtu.be/lEw1KYPCLNQVisit…
 
In the future we may encounter or create minds equal to our own, smarter, or somewhere in the gap between human and animal. And yet we still barely understand what concepts like intelligence and sentience truly are.Get a free month of Curiosity Stream: https://curiositystream.com/isaacarthurWatch the Video Version: https://youtu.be/lEw1KYPCLNQVisit…
 
Perhaps the most sought after technology is not the ability to extend life, but to restore it once it is gone. We will examine the technological options that may be available to us in the future.The first 1000 people to use the link will get a free trial of Skillshare Premium Membership: https://skl.sh/isaacarthur03211Watch the Video Version: https…
 
Perhaps the most sought after technology is not the ability to extend life, but to restore it once it is gone. We will examine the technological options that may be available to us in the future.The first 1000 people to use the link will get a free trial of Skillshare Premium Membership: https://skl.sh/isaacarthur03211Watch the Video Version: https…
 
TRUE CRIME - On this episode we talk about Americas first female serial killer and one of the most tragic stories of abuse and poverty you can imagine; this is Aileen Wournos. From the most dysfunctional and abusive upbringing, Aileen dragged herself out of her hometown and hitch hiked across America, partaking in loads of anti social behaviour; ar…
 
Our future in the galaxy is typically envisioned as tied to the stars, be it on planets orbiting them or vast megastructures fueled by the alien suns, and yet the true future of humanity might be to dwell in the vast gulfs between the stars or even in a galaxy in which those stars have ceased to exist.Watch the video version: https://youtu.be/-qov7…
 
Our future in the galaxy is typically envisioned as tied to the stars, be it on planets orbiting them or vast megastructures fueled by the alien suns, and yet the true future of humanity might be to dwell in the vast gulfs between the stars or even in a galaxy in which those stars have ceased to exist.Watch the video version: https://youtu.be/-qov7…
 
When the largest of stars dies, the supernova they produce can outshine a whole galaxy, and potentially sterilize vast swathes of space. Future civilizations will need to be able to prevent or mitigate such events, though some might seek to artificially ignite a nova.Visit our sponsor, Brilliant: https://brilliant.org/IsaacArthur/Watch the Video Ve…
 
When the largest of stars dies, the supernova they produce can outshine a whole galaxy, and potentially sterilize vast swathes of space. Future civilizations will need to be able to prevent or mitigate such events, though some might seek to artificially ignite a nova.Visit our sponsor, Brilliant: https://brilliant.org/IsaacArthur/Watch the Video Ve…
 
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