May 25, 2018
Some thoughts on the robot-job-apocalypse. Will automation render us all unemployed? How can you hope to keep yourself relevant? Should we all become neo-Luddites, or is reality more complicated than the fears we can conjure up?
May 18, 2018
If we manage to survive the Sun gradually heating up, though,
there might be a bigger problem before the Sun runs out of
hydrogen. See, Monty Python and the Galaxy Song have it right; our
galaxy is only one of millions and billions in this amazing and
Physics is stunning. The reason is that it...
May 11, 2018
So, what happens if we manage to survive all of the catastrophic
risks that we've detailed in the previous episodes?
This is a highly-speculative fantasy about what that future might look like. It's highly likely to be wrong.
It's a portrait of what someone might call a utopia. I don't know if it's my utopia; I...
May 9, 2018
This is a bonus episode coming out on the Physical Attraction feed. The topic is even less related to physics than usual, but since it's extra, I hope you'll forgive me.
As I mentioned a few episodes ago, this wasn't the first podcast I ever made. In fact, I scripted and recorded about twenty episodes of a show -...