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#166 — The Plague Years

Posted by on Aug 21, 2019 on libsyn.com

In this episode of the Making Sense podcast, Sam Harris speaks with Matt McCarthy about his book “Superbugs: The Race to Stop an...

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#165 — Journey into Wokeness

Posted by on Aug 13, 2019 on libsyn.com

In this episode of the podcast, Sam Harris speaks with Caitlin Flanagan about her work as writer. They discuss controversies on social...

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#164 — Cause & Effect

Posted by on Aug 5, 2019 on libsyn.com

In this episode of the podcast, Sam Harris speaks with Judea Pearl about his work on the mathematics of causality and artificial...

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#163 — Ricky Gervais

Posted by on Jul 12, 2019 on libsyn.com

In this episode of the podcast, Sam Harris speaks with Ricky Gervais. They discuss fame, the effect of social media, the changing state of...

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#162 — Medical Intelligence

Posted by on Jul 3, 2019 on libsyn.com

In this episode of the Making Sense podcast, Sam Harris speaks with Eric Topol about the way artificial intelligence can improve medicine....

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#161 — Rise & Fall

Posted by on Jun 24, 2019 on libsyn.com

In this episode of the Making Sense podcast, Sam Harris speaks with Jared Diamond about the rise and fall of civilizations. They discuss...

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#160 — The Revenge of History

Posted by on Jun 17, 2019 on libsyn.com

In this episode of the podcast, Sam Harris speaks with Michael Weiss and Yascha Mounk about the state of global politics. They discuss the...

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#159 — Conscious

Posted by on Jun 5, 2019 on libsyn.com

In this episode of the podcast, Sam Harris speaks with Annaka Harris about her new book, “Conscious: A Brief Guide to the...

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#158 — Understanding Humans in the Wild

Posted by on May 30, 2019 on libsyn.com

In this episode of the podcast, Sam Harris speaks with Adam Grant about the social science of the workplace. They discuss how teams work...

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#157 — What Does the Mueller Report Really Say?

Posted by on May 20, 2019 on libsyn.com

In this episode of the podcast, Sam Harris speaks with Benjamin Wittes about both volumes of the Mueller Report. You can support the...

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#156 — The Evolution of Culture

Posted by on May 13, 2019 on libsyn.com

In the episode of the podcast, Sam Harris speaks with Nicholas Christakis about his new book, “Blueprint: The Evolutionary Origins...

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#155 — Mental Models

Posted by on Apr 29, 2019 on libsyn.com

In this episode of the podcast, Sam Harris speaks with Shane Parrish about some of the mental models that should guide our thinking and...

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#154 — What Do Jihadists Really Want? (2019)

Posted by on Apr 24, 2019 on libsyn.com

In this episode of the Making Sense podcast, Sam Harris reads from an issue of Dabiq, the magazine of ISIS, and discusses the beliefs and...

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#153 — Possible Minds

Posted by on Apr 15, 2019 on libsyn.com

In this episode of the Making Sense podcast, Sam Harris introduces John Brockman’s new anthology, “Possible Minds: 25 Ways of...

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#152 — The Trouble with Facebook

Posted by on Mar 27, 2019 on libsyn.com

In the episode of the Making Sense podcast, Sam Harris speaks with Roger McNamee about his book Zucked: Waking Up to the Facebook...

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#151 — Will We Destroy the Future?

Posted by on Mar 18, 2019 on libsyn.com

In this episode of the Making Sense podcast, Sam Harris speaks with Nick Bostrom about the problem of existential risk. They discuss...

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#150 — The Map of Misunderstanding

Posted by on Mar 12, 2019 on libsyn.com

In this episode of the Making Sense podcast, Sam Harris speaks with Daniel Kahneman at the Beacon Theatre in NYC. They discuss the...

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#149 — The Problem of Addiction

Posted by on Mar 4, 2019 on libsyn.com

In this episode of the Making Sense podcast, Sam Harris speaks with Sally Satel about addiction. They discuss whether addiction should be...

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#148 — Jack Dorsey

Posted by on Feb 5, 2019 on libsyn.com

In this episode of the podcast, Sam Harris speaks with Jack Dorsey about how he manages his dual CEO roles at Square and Twitter, the role...

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#147 — Stephen Fry

Posted by on Jan 28, 2019 on libsyn.com

In this episode of the Making Sense podcast, Sam Harris speaks with Stephen Fry about comedy, atheism, political correctness, meditation,...

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