Posted:May 31, 2017
- John Horgan, Scientific American, “Is a popular theory of cosmic creation pseudoscience?”
- John Horgan’s review of Daniel Dennett’s new book, From Bacteria to Bach and Back, in Scientific American
- John Horgan, Scientific American, “David Chalmers thinks the hard problem Is really hard”
- John Horgan, Scientific American, “Polymath Stephen Wolfram defends his computational theory of everything”
- George Johnson, Undark Magazine, “In the hunt for animal consciousness, we usually find ourselves”
- George Johnson, Pacific Standard, “The battle for the great apes: inside the fight for non-human rights”
Science Faction | May 31, 2017 | John Horgan & George Johnson
Matt Lewis explains why Tulsi Gabbard has the broadest appeal of the Democratic presidential candidates.
Historians Bill Black and John Fea, author of the book Believe Me, discuss how evangelical Christians were drawn to Trump’s campaign messaging.
The Glenn Show
Ten years after the Great Recession, economists Glenn Loury and Ross Levine consider how to prevent another financial collapse.
The Wright Show
Robert Wright and historian Stephen Wertheim discuss why Democrats welcomed neoconservatives into the Resistance after Trump’s election.
Brand consultant Bill Gullan analyzes the controversial viral ad that criticizes toxic masculinity.
The Glenn Show
Glenn Loury speaks with Laurence Kotlikoff, who criticizes the narrative of the causes of the Great Recession presented by the book and film The Big Short.
Bill Scher and Matt Lewis discuss.