Posts by colin

Artificial Womb

  • October 10, 2017
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This week we talk about IVF, premies, and artificial wombs.

We also discuss rites of passage, Brave New World, and the perceived place of women in society.

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Tulip Mania

  • October 03, 2017
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This week we talk about cyborgs, the Curse of Knowledge, and Tulip Mania.

We also discuss the Eighty Years’ War, distributed knowledge, and storytelling.

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Asset Tokenization

  • September 26, 2017
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This week we talk about liquid and illiquid assets, ICOs, and commodities.

We also discuss soft power, tokenization, and state-run cryptocurrencies.

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Cassini-Huygens

  • September 19, 2017
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This week we talk about rovers, probes, and the moons of Saturn.

We also discuss Sputnik, Mir, and Instagram exclusives.

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Governments

  • September 12, 2017
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This week we discuss Republics, graham crackers, and treason.

We also talk about patriotism, Barrett Brown, and why breakfast is fake.

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Let's Know Things is a podcast about adding context to the news. Each episode, host Colin Wright unspools a news item and discusses the broader topics that make it relevant and worth understanding.

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