Singularity University Radio

Singularity University Radio
Singularity University’s official collection of podcasts dedicated to exploring humanity’s relationship with technology.

FBL8: Donald Hoffman - Why Reality Is a Lie, Online Dating, & A.I.
Aug 11, 2019 • 79 min
This week we sit down with cognitive psychologist and long-time professor at UC Irvine, Donald Hoffman. Hoffman has a long history working with some of the greatest minds in the history of humanity, including Francis Crick who was part of the team that…
FBL7: Zoltan Istvan - Implants, Religion, Transhumanism and Death.
Aug 4, 2019 • 61 min
This week we sit down with journalist, author, and transhumanist, Zoltan Istvan. Zoltan Istvan is most commonly known for his book the Transhumanist Wager, his 2016 Presidential Campaign—where he drove across the United States in a bus shaped like a…
FBL6: Annaka Harris - The Great Mysteries of Consciousness and Free Will
Jul 28, 2019 • 59 min
The Feedback Loop - Episode 6 This week we talk to author, editor, and consultant to science writers, Annaka Harris, whose brand new book, Conscious: A Brief Guide to the Fundamental Mystery of the Mind, just became a New York Time’s Bestseller. In this…
FBL5: Douglas Rushkoff - Team Human in a World of Oppressive Technology
Jul 21, 2019 • 74 min
The Feedback Loop - Episode 5 This week we talk to media theorist, professor, and author: Douglas Rushkoff. With roots deep in the psychedelic, philosophical, and techno-utopian culture of the late 80s and early 90s cyberpunks, Douglas Rushkoff is one of…
FBL4: The FutureThinkers - Cultivating Your Personal Evolution in the Digital Age
Jul 14, 2019 • 59 min
Feedback Loop - Episode 4 - This week we talk to Mike Gilliland and Euvie Ivanova, who are well known for their widely popular podcast: Future Thinkers. After leaving behind their normal life in the western world, this pair of long-time digital nomads…
FBL3: Raya Bidshahri - Education, Mental Health, and Burning Man
Jun 30, 2019 • 39 min
Feedback Loop - Episode 3: This week we talk to neuroscientist and social entrepreneur, Raya Bidshahri. After giving a TEDxYouth talk at 18 years old, Raya spent the next 6 years founding numerous organization such as SciFest Dubai, Intelligent Optimism,…
FBL2: Gray Scott - Simulations, A.I., and Psychedelics
Jun 23, 2019 • 48 min
This week we chat with futurist and techno-philosopher, Gray Scott. Together, we explore the philosophical, evolutionary, and biological urges transforming society. This took us on a fascinating tour through the ideas of reflection, mirroring, and…
FBL1: Liz Parrish - Longevity, Death, & Gene Therapies with Patient Zero
Jun 16, 2019 • 42 min
This week we’re joined by Elizabeth Parrish, CEO of biotech and longevity company, Bioviva. Liz gained worldwide renown in 2015 when she flew to Colombia to inject herself with one of the gene therapies her company was testing, making her patient zero. In…