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Sean Carroll | Wondery
Sean Carroll's Mindscape
Science, Society, Philosophy, Culture, Arts, and Ideas
Ever wanted to know how music affects your brain, what quantum mechanics really is, or how black holes work? Do you wonder why you get emotional each time you see a certain movie, or how on earth video games are designed? Then you’ve come to the right place. Each week, Sean Carroll will host conversations with some of the most interesting thinkers in the world. From neuroscientists and engineers to authors and television producers, Sean and his guests talk about the biggest ideas in science, philosophy, culture and much more.
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4.8 stars from 6,406 ratings
Excellent science podcast
Possibly the best science podcast around. Sean is an academic scientist with broad interests and the ability to ask excellent/deep questions. He gets very interesting guests and manages them well. Some of his solo podcasts are priceless (e.g., on relativity).
StefanHT via Apple Podcasts · United States of America · 06/09/24
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Scientists don't often step outside their field in order to engage in dialogues that are of the essence, evermore during times of worrisome turbulence. Dr. Sean Carroll does not only step outside his field, but is acutely cognizant when doing so. His conversations are similar to the...Read full review »
Sinai.Coons via Apple Podcasts · United States of America · 06/09/24
I listen to this podcast nearly every day (I’m catching up with some older episodes) and I absolutely love it. As a Ph.D. student, I was feeling a bit burnt out and listening to this podcast reminded of why I got into research in the first place - there’s a lot of cool stuff out there to learn...Read full review »
kd1375 via Apple Podcasts · United States of America · 06/06/24
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