Discussing Hobbes’s Leviathan, Chapters 13-15. Have we implicitly signed a social contract whereby our native right to punch other people in the face is
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Episode 3: Hobbes’s Leviathan: The Social Contract | The Partially Examined Life Philosophy Podcast | A Philosophy Podcast and Blog
This week, I’m feeling pretty poorly, sorta shut down. I’ve been listening to and enjoying some of my older podcasts, so I thought I’d share an old one with you guys, one from 3 years ago. I hope you like it.
Neuroscientist and fiction writer David Eagleman presents "Six Steps to Avert the Collapse of Civilization."
Civilizations always think they’re immortal, Eagleman says, but they nearly always perish, leaving "nothing but ruins and scattered genetics." It takes luck and new technology to survive. We may be particularly lucky to have Internet technology to help manage the six requirements of a durable civilization
The Tyranny of Oil: The World`s Most Powerful Industry, and What We Must Do to Stop It from UChannel Podcast
Antonia Juhasz, associate fellow with the Institute for Policy Studies, a fellow with Oil Change International, and a senior analyst for Foreign Policy In Focus