TitleDate
120. Nancy Koehn (Historian) – Holdin' on for a HeroOct 14, 2017 Listen
119. Aaron Mahnke (of 'Lore') – The Hunger for MysteryOct 07, 2017 Listen
118. Stephen Greenblatt (humanities scholar) – Irresistible Fictions Sep 30, 2017 Listen
117. Kurt Andersen (writer) – The Sleep of Reason Sep 23, 2017 Listen
116. Claire Messud (writer) – All These Falls From Grace Sep 16, 2017 Listen
115. Salman Rushdie (writer) – A Permeable FrontierSep 09, 2017 Listen
114. 2017 Mixtape #2 – Words, Values, Self, OtherSep 02, 2017 Listen
113. 2017 Mixtape #1 – Mind, Body, Authenticity, ArtificeAug 26, 2017 Listen
112. Richard Dawkins (biologist) – Red in Tooth and ClawAug 19, 2017 Listen
111. Ari Shaffir (Comic) – The Golden Age of Trolling Aug 12, 2017 Listen
110. Peter Frankopan (historian) – You Can't Stop the ClockAug 05, 2017 Listen
109. Sheelah Kolhatkar (Writer, Former Hedge Fund Analyst) – The Most Dangerous Game Jul 29, 2017 Listen
108. Jeff Garlin (Comedian) – K.I.S.S. Jul 22, 2017 Listen
107. Neal Stephenson & Nicole Galland (Authors) – The Garden of Forking PathsJul 15, 2017 Listen
106. Alan Alda (Actor) – The Spirit of the Staircase Jul 08, 2017 Listen
105. Jennifer Doudna (Geneticist) - Intelligent Redesign? Jul 01, 2017 Listen
104. Timothy Spall (Actor) – That Double Want Jun 24, 2017 Listen
103. Liza Jessie Peterson (Playwright, Arts-Educator) – The Sleeping GiantJun 17, 2017 Listen
102. Paul Theroux (Writer) – Saintly & Scowling Jun 10, 2017 Listen
101. Ariel Levy (Writer) – Big Things That Are Not Talked AboutJun 03, 2017 Listen
100. Neil deGrasse Tyson (Astrophysicist) – The Only "-ist" I AmMay 27, 2017 Listen
99. Mary Gaitskill (Writer) – Their Animal BeingMay 20, 2017 Listen
98. Lawrence Krauss (Physicist) – Lux Ex Machina May 13, 2017 Listen
97. Dean Buonomano (Neuroscientist) – This is Your Brain on TimeMay 06, 2017 Listen
96. Sarah W. Goldhagen (Architecture Critic) – Souls & SpacesApr 29, 2017 Listen
95. Kory Stamper (Lexicographer) – Lair of the Level 10 Word MageApr 23, 2017 Listen
94. Joyce Carol Oates (Writer) – Oh, That's Socialism Apr 15, 2017 Listen
93. Adam Alter (Social Psychologist) – Ping! Apr 08, 2017 Listen
92. Elif Batuman (Writer) – The Worst Appetizer in America Apr 01, 2017 Listen
91. Daniel Dennett (Philosopher) – Thinking About Thinking About Thinking Mar 25, 2017 Listen
90. Scott Aukerman (Comedy Writer) – The Buttons You PushMar 18, 2017 Listen
89. George Saunders (Author) – Self-Googling In Hell Mar 11, 2017 Listen
88. Gish Jen (Author) – The Self in the WorldMar 04, 2017 Listen
87. Yuval Noah Harari (Historian) – Time's UpFeb 25, 2017 Listen
86. Ayelet Waldman (Author) – Yourself, Only BetterFeb 18, 2017 Listen
85. Ben Goertzel (A.I. Inventor) – The State of the Art of Artificial General Intelligence Feb 11, 2017 Listen
84. Nato Thompson (Artistic Director) – The Friendly Face Feb 03, 2017 Listen
83. Matt Taibbi (Journalist) – Bread and Circus Jan 28, 2017 Listen
82. Bernard-Henri Lévy (Philosopher) – The Mirror of Our Better SelvesJan 21, 2017 Listen
81. Isy Suttie (Comedian) – There's Something a Bit Smug about the Sea Jan 14, 2017 Listen
80. Amani Al-Khatahtbeh (founder: MuslimGirl) – Who Tells Your Story? Jan 07, 2017 Listen
79. Paul Bloom (Psychologist) – Cold-Blooded KindnessDec 31, 2016 Listen
78. Peter Godfrey-Smith (Philosopher) – Alien IntelligenceDec 24, 2016 Listen
77. Anne Rice (Author) – In the BloodDec 17, 2016 Listen
76. Tim Ferriss (Author, Podcaster) – Productively FrivolousDec 10, 2016 Listen
75. David Salle (Artist) – The Enemy of ArtDec 03, 2016 Listen
74. Jace Clayton AKA DJ/Rupture - Sonic Veils and RevelationsNov 26, 2016 Listen
73. T.C. Boyle (Author) - Lost on PurposeNov 19, 2016 Listen
72. Slavoj Žižek (Philosopher) - Against ToleranceNov 12, 2016 Listen
71. Jelani Cobb (Historian) - Shiny New Skin, Same Old SnakeNov 05, 2016 Listen
70. Margaret Atwood (Author) - The Good, The Bad, and The StupidOct 29, 2016 Listen
69. Jodi Picoult (Author) - Popular Fictions/Not Yours to TellOct 22, 2016 Listen
68. William Shatner (Actor, Author) – Yes, I Am Trying to Win This PodcastOct 15, 2016 Listen
67. James Gleick (Science Writer) - Everything All at OnceOct 08, 2016 Listen
66. Alton Brown (Chef, Author) - Easy-Bake Oven/Hard Knock LifeOct 01, 2016 Listen
65. Ian McEwan (Novelist) - A King of Infinite Space Sep 24, 2016 Listen
64. Mixtape #4 – The Writers' Room Sep 17, 2016 Listen
63. Eric Kandel (Nobel Laureate neuroscientist) - The Eye of the BeholderSep 10, 2016 Listen
62. Mixtape #3 – a Soupçon of OrnithologySep 03, 2016 Listen
61. Alison Gopnik (Developmental Psychologist) – Artificial Intelligence/Natural StupidityAug 27, 2016 Listen
60. Teju Cole (Writer) – The World is Not a Settled GiftAug 20, 2016 Listen
59. Jacqueline Woodson (Writer) – Bored Kid Dreaming/Apologies Long OverdueAug 13, 2016 Listen
58. Mixtape #2 – Staring at the SeaAug 06, 2016 Listen
57. Mixtape #1 - Lies/Monsters/Friendship/Religion/Space AliensJul 30, 2016 Listen
56. Jonathon Keats (Experimental Philosopher) – The Trickster/Castles in the SkyJul 23, 2016 Listen
55. Mary Roach (Science Writer) – To Nietszche His OwnJul 16, 2016 Listen
54. LIVE! Sarah Jones (actor/playwright) – Jul 09, 2016 Listen
53. Sean Wilentz (Historian) – The Culture Strikes BackJul 02, 2016 Listen
52. Jim Gaffigan (Comedian) – You're Attacking My Grandpa? Jun 25, 2016 Listen
51. Krista Tippett (Author, Host, "On Being") – We Are Made by What Would Break UsJun 18, 2016 Listen
50. Ethan Hawke (Actor, Author) – The High, Hard Road/Ghosts of the Apache WarsJun 11, 2016 Listen
49. Geoff Dyer (Author) – Ordinary EpiphaniesJun 04, 2016 Listen
48. Mary-Louise Parker (Actress, Author): Virtual Empathy?/Lessons RelearnedMay 28, 2016 Listen
47. Kate Tempest (rapper/poet/novelist): Lost and Found in South LondonMay 21, 2016 Listen
46. Chris Gethard (Comedian) – a Blessing in DisguiseMay 14, 2016 Listen
45. James McBride (Author) – Fear Sells Many a Car/James Brown is a NounMay 07, 2016 Listen
44. Douglas Rushkoff (Media Theorist) – Hack the $ystemApr 30, 2016 Listen
43. Michael Puett (Harvard Chinese Philosophy Scholar) – Freedom Through Ritual Apr 23, 2016 Listen
42. Joshua Cohen (Novelist) – Scrupulously Messy, by Which I Mean HumanApr 16, 2016 Listen
41. Sarah Kay (Poet) – Kids See Right Through That Apr 09, 2016 Listen
40. Nikhil Goyal (Education Activist) – Mind in a Box Apr 02, 2016 Listen
39. Maria Popova (Writer, Editor of Brain Pickings) – The Absurdity of Not Writing PoemsMar 26, 2016 Listen
38. Amanda Palmer (Musician, Author) – Privacy Is WeirdMar 19, 2016 Listen
37. Cory Booker (US Senator) – Cynicism: a Refuge for CowardsMar 12, 2016 Listen
36. Yann Martel (Author) – The Vacuum of Space Leaves Me ColdMar 05, 2016 Listen
35. A.O. Scott (Film Critic) – The Right to Be WrongFeb 27, 2016 Listen
34. Paul F. Tompkins (Comedian) – A Tiny, Cosmic ThreatFeb 20, 2016 Listen
33. Marc Goodman (Cybersecurity Expert) – Dark Web/Nigerian PrincesFeb 13, 2016 Listen
32. James Doty, MD (Neurosurgeon) – Compassion and The Prison StateFeb 06, 2016 Listen
31. Michael Shermer (Author, Friendly Skeptic) – A Dirty Job/We Want to BelieveJan 23, 2016 Listen
30. Howard Gardner (Psychologist) – Porn/Art/Good WorkJan 16, 2016 Listen
29. Sir David Hare (Playwright/Screenwriter) – Kleptocracy/A Thin SkinJan 09, 2016 Listen
28. Daniel Levitin (Musician & Neuroscientist) – Rats/Risks/RewardsDec 26, 2015 Listen
27. Alva Noë (Philosopher) – The Upside of Boredom Dec 19, 2015 Listen
26. Ian Edwards (Comedian) – Sex/Guns/Honesty is HonestyDec 12, 2015 Listen
25. Sam Harris (Neuroscientist) – Uncomfortable ConversationsDec 05, 2015 Listen
24. Maira Kalman (Artist) – Scared of Math/Psycho KillerNov 28, 2015 Listen
23. Orhan Pamuk (Nobel Novelist) – Write to Live/No Logic In WarNov 21, 2015 Listen
22. Wendell Pierce (Actor, 'The Wire') – Godot Ain't ComingNov 14, 2015 Listen
21. Saul Williams (Poet, Musician, Actor) – An Army of Poets/the 10,000 ThingsNov 07, 2015 Listen
20. Jesse Ventura (Wrestler, Governor) – Off the Grid/Life on MarsOct 30, 2015 Listen
19. Ruth Reichl (Food Critic) – Identity Crisis/The Cooking CureOct 24, 2015 Listen
18. Junot Díaz (Pulitzer-Winning Novelist) – Double Lives/Hidden CultureOct 17, 2015 Listen
17. Norman Lear (TV Legend) – An Authentic Horse's Ass/The Capacity to ChooseOct 10, 2015 Listen
16. Jane McGonigal (Game Designer) – Game On!/Death to "Gamification"Oct 03, 2015 Listen
15. Salman Rushdie (Novelist) – Happiness/MonstersSep 26, 2015 Listen
14. Freakonomics' Stephen Dubner – Free $#!+/Hidden CostsSep 19, 2015 Listen
13. "Reply All" Hosts PJ & Alex – Future Crime/Personal Yoda/Bonus TrackSep 12, 2015 Listen
12. George Takei (Actor + Activist) – Ego/Focus/XenophobiaSep 05, 2015 Listen
11. Tina Roth Eisenberg (AKA @swissmiss) – Culture Theory/Color TheoryAug 29, 2015 Listen
10. Mark Epstein (Buddhist Psychotherapist) – Nature/Nurture/NeitherAug 22, 2015 Listen
9. Henry Rollins (Artist), pt. II – American Trauma/The Word "Genius" Aug 15, 2015 Listen
8. Maria Konnikova (Author) – Mindset/Creativity/Suburban B-BoyzAug 08, 2015 Listen
7. Baratunde Thurston (Comedian, Cultural Critic) – Stupidity Scaled/Robot Rights/Brand YouAug 01, 2015 Listen
6. Brian Greene (Theoretical Physicist) – Student for SaleJul 24, 2015 Listen
5. Clint Smith (Poet, Educator) – Genetics/Racism/HarvardJul 18, 2015 Listen
4. Bill Nye (Science Guy) – Geek Chic/TMI/Future MoneyJul 11, 2015 Listen
3. Wendy Suzuki (Neuroscientist) – Brain Health/Consumerism/Women In ScienceJul 04, 2015 Listen
2. Henry Rollins (Artist) – Monogamy/Sexual Opportunism Jun 27, 2015 Listen
1. Jason Silva (Futurist) – Awe/Information Overload Jun 20, 2015 Listen
Episode Zero – Think Again - Curiouser and Curiouser . . . Jun 04, 2015 Listen