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The Here and How Podcast

Welcome to The Here and How Podcast where every week we dive deep into big ideas, discovering the past so that we can create a brighter future. Explore the world of science with Rachel Oates, Steve Woodford, and Thomas Westbrook.

Nov 4, 2018

What is knowledge? Is it a subset of belief, or is belief a subset of knowledge? Can we know anything for certain? Join us as we ask these questions and more within this episode.
Show notes: http://thehereandhow.com/what-do-we-know


Oct 20, 2018

Discover the science and history of demon possession. What's going on in the brain and what kind of conditions lead to people acting possessed. Is demon possession a real, supernatural phenomenon, or is something else going on?
Show notes: http://thehereandhow.com/are-demons-real


Oct 6, 2018

What is alcohol? How long have humans been drinking it and why? Drinking is pretty common amongst many groups of people but how does it affect your body and brain? Is a glass of wine every day actually good for you or is it going to harm you in the long-term?

 

Show Notes: http://thehereandhow.com/


Sep 24, 2018

In this episode we ask what philosophers call "The fundamental question", and that question is "Why is there something rather than nothing?"

Show notes: http://thehereandhow.com/why-is-there-something


Sep 8, 2018

Can a computer perfectly impersonate a human? Explore the future of identity theft and identity protection. Discover how computer software can already mimic the human face and voice and explore the negative and positive future ramifications of such A.I. capabilities.

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