Booting Up Life
Psychonaut and NASA researcher Dr. Bruce Damer talks about innovation pools, Terence McKenna, and a new scientific vision of the origins of life.
The Zen of OBEs
British psychologist Susan Blackmore talks about astral cords, brain regions, Zen koans, and her deconstruction of Out-of-Body Experiences.
Theorizing Conspiracy Theory
Historian of religion Dustin Atlas joins me in trying to break down some general features of conspiracy theory without falling in the usual traps. We half succeed.
David Arnson, leader of the long-running psychedelic surf band Insect Surfers, talks dolphins, deserts, and pictures in your mind.