World with the Crystal Turd Library
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Moiya and guest Evan imagine a world fit for a eusocial species. They talk about toxic atmospheres, bat wing anatomy, harmonic resonances, collective consciousness, and of course, crystal turds! HOSTED by Dr. Moiya McTier (@GoAstroMo), astrophysicist and folklorist GUEST Evan J. Peterson is a writer and writing instructor. Find them on twitter at @EvanJPeterson or on their website Check out their upcoming class called Witches Are People Too to learn how to write well-rounded magic users into your stories. MIDBREAK - Get 10% off your order at with the promo code exolore! - Sign up for a Multicrew pen pal at - Order my book, THE MILKY WAY: - BUY EXOLORE SWAG: FIND US ONLINE - patreon: - twitter: - instagram: - website: - subreddit: CREDITS - Music: - Cover art: Stephen J. Reisig, - Editing: Mischa Stanton,  ABOUT US How would you like to swim in an ocean ruled by matriarchal squid, or fly over a planet as it rotates with a swarm of migrating wasps? No, it's not the latest VR craze (... yet); it's Exolore! Exolore helps you imagine other worlds with the help of facts and science. Every other week, host Dr. Moiya McTier invites experts to build a world from scratch or sits down with a fiction fan to dive deep into their favorite worlds. Every episode will make you laugh, go "huh?" and appreciate how special our world really is. Exolore is a member of Multitude Productions, an independent podcast collective and production studio.
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