24: Michael Levin

Michael Levin, frontier biologist and friend of the pod, joins me to talk about why aliens might want to visit Earth, if we agree that a fire hydrant is a fire hydrant, and why the Star Wars cantina makes sense.

Michael Levin, frontier biologist and friend of the pod, joins me to talk about why aliens might want to visit Earth, if we agree that a fire hydrant is a fire hydrant, and why the Star Wars cantina makes sense.

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GUEST LINKS
Mike's Twitter:
@drmichaellevin
Mike's website:
drmichaellevin.org
Mike's Ted interview:
The Electrical Blueprints That Orchestrate Life

THINGS WE MENTIONED
Essays and Aphorisms, Arthur Schopenhauer
Heraclitus' Fragments
Theory of Forms, Plato
Galton board
Brain in a vat
Pythagoras

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