Do you have a soul?

By |2018-05-15T02:10:29+00:00May 5th, 2018|

011 Do You Have a Soul? What is mind-body dualism? Explore the science of the mind and discover what science can tell us about the existence (or non-existence) of the soul. We'll explore Descartes' proposition of mind-body dualism and the holes in his reasoning. We'll ask what the soul is and what [...]

Do We Have Free Will?

By |2018-05-15T01:52:33+00:00April 28th, 2018|

010 Do We Have Free Will? Did you choose to read this text? Did you choose to watch/listen to this video? And, more importantly, did you choose to be interested in this video? Within this episode, we answer these questions and more, as we ask the age-old question "Do we have free [...]

Are Psychics Real?

By |2018-05-15T02:01:57+00:00April 14th, 2018|

008 Are Psychics Real? Explore the techniques used by psychics. Learn the tricks/methods of psychics, why it's a scam, and what the harm is. Be on your guard for psychic trickery, because they can be pretty devious. Watch this episode on YouTube References: Rationality Rules' Astrology Video Rachel Oates [...]

Is Homosexuality Natural?

By |2018-05-15T02:02:48+00:00April 7th, 2018|

007 Is Homosexuality Natural? This week we’re asking the potent question “Is homosexuality natural?” Do other animals display homosexual tendencies? Is there any scientific proof that it’s natural? Where does the claim come from? For the answers to these questions and many more, tune in! Watch this Episode on YouTube [...]

Where did life come from?

By |2018-05-15T02:12:38+00:00March 24th, 2018|

005 Where Did Life Come From Where did life on earth come from? How can life come from nothing? In this episode, we dive deep into the chemical evolution behind abiogenesis to discover how life emerged here on earth. Watch This Episode on YouTube References: Freidrich Wohler synthesized urea [...]

Is the earth flat?

By |2018-05-15T02:15:13+00:00March 17th, 2018|

004 Is the Earth Flat? What shape is the earth? How do we know that the earth isn't flat? How exactly can we use objective, verifiable science to prove such a theory? In this episode, we take on flat-earthers and explain how we can prove the earth is round (technically an oblate [...]

What makes you, you?

By |2018-05-15T02:18:39+00:00March 10th, 2018|

003 What Makes You, You? Today we're looking at identity and the biology, psychology, and sociology behind what makes you, you? What makes up your identity and how much of an influence do others have on it? Are we purely physical beings made up of cells and chemicals and other squidgy bits, or [...]

Where are all the Aliens?

By |2018-05-15T02:21:52+00:00March 3rd, 2018|

002 Where are all the aliens? Where are all the aliens? Explore the Drake Equation & the Fermi Paradox. Do intelligent, broadcasting alien civilizations exist in our galaxy, and if so, why haven’t we encountered them yet? Or have we? Watch this Episode on YouTube REFERENCES: 1). The mentioned [...]