Tag Archives: Oliver Sacks

Media Mining Digest 273 – Feb 3, 2017: 3D Printer Operation, Abortions in Malawi, Adamantane, Arctic Exploration, Artificial Intelligence Primer, Assisted Death, Atmosphere Escape, Audiobook Growth, Autism, Aviation Careers Questions, Big Cultural Ideas, Black Friends, Black Hole Hunting, Blind Employment in England, Blind Storyteller, Broadband in Kitsap Washington, Circular Particle Accelerator, Civil War, Climate Change with Al Gore, Climate Data Increase, Climate in Australia, Climate Warming, Climatologist Interview, Cosmos Show, Cybercrime, Designer Babies, Desktop Fabrication, Digital Revolution, Divided U.S., Dutch Sustainability, Economic Concepts, Economic Needs in US, Election Aftermath, Electronic Health Records, Electroshock Therapy, Emergency Home Power, Engineer Skills, EPA Administrator, Explosive Demolition, Facial Recognition Errors, Fact or Fiction, Federal Budget Program, Female to Male Surgeries, Fitness Science, Genome Revolution, Gravity Waves and Black Holes, Group Flow Conditions, Hate Speech Online, Identity Cards in Australia, In the Dark Podcast, Industrial Ecology, Internet Trends, LGBT Medical Students, Love and Sex, Metallica, Microscopic Enemies, Multiverse, Muslim Chaplain, Muslim Kids, Muslims, Norman Lear, NY Academy of Science Bicentennial, Obama Legacy, Obesity Science, Oliver Sacks, Opiate Deaths, Opiate Epidemic, Organ Donor Baby, Pancreatic Cancer, Parasitism, Perspectives with Sarandon, Placebo Effect, Plant Immunity, Play and Innovation, Police Abuse of Blacks, Policing after Ferguson, Political Feelings, Poverty in America, Pregnant Women, President and the Press, Race Car Environmentalist, Racial Improvement or Not, Racism, Ransomware Epidemic, Ray Kurzweil Interview, Renewable Energy, Schwarzenegger Interview, Science and Humor, Science and Politics with Clinton, Scientific Process, Segregated Schools, Sex Abuse Investigation, Silicon Valley, Simplifying Work, Singing Process, Ski Lift Emergencies, Snowden, Spinster Power, Spreadsheet Inventor, Star Trek Legacy, Storytelling, Sugar, Tariff Impact, Trump, Truthiness, Twitter, Unsung Heroes, USP Post Office, Virology Introduction, Voice Recognition, Wartime Civilian Protection, Water Wars, Women in Economies, Women’s March, Women’s Rights, Young Lords, Zappos Founder, Zika Control in US

Earobics – aerobics for the brain: the 133 podcasts shown below present the best ideas, information and stories from a larger group of 326 for the week to hear while your hands and eyes are busy. Double or ctrl-click individual … Continue reading

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Media Mining Digest 238 – Jun 3, 2016: 3D Printing by US Navy, Addiction, Affordable Care Act, Anti Science Discussion, Authors Alliance, Big City Futures, Blogging Panel, Campaign Finance, Cancer Treatment, Cardiac Tests, Chocolate Effects, Civil Disobedience, Climate Warming Solutions, Cordite, Corruption in Brazil and Venezuela, Creative Conditions, Democracy, Disaster Business, Economic Growth, Embryo Research, Engineering Design, Eugenics in America, Frustrating Bureaucracy, Gene Editing, Generic Drug Names, Gettysburg Address, Government Reform, Hollywood Blacklist, Humanitarian Aid Panel, Innovation Concentrations, Intelligent Machines, Investment Expenses, ISIS History, LSD, Machiavelli, Machine Intelligence, Male Violence Reduction, Meditation, Music in Prison, Nigerian Business Lottery, Nutrition, Oliver Sacks, Pancreatic Cancer Treatment, Pandemics Discussion, Pentagon Papers, Research Reliability, Rooftop Solar Costs, Russian Regime, Satellite Images, Sebastian Junger, Sec Def Perry, Segregated Schools, Sex Worker Laws, Sexual Health, Shea Butter, Slavery Today, South Africa Politics, Soviet Internet, Spanish Civil War, STEM Education, Stunted Growth Impact, Technologic Transformation, Ten Thousand Hour rule, Terrorism, Tim Ferris Interview, Transdermal Image Detection, Transgender Bathrooms, Transgender Law in NC, Transgenders in School, Veterinary Medicine, Voltaire, Water Poverty, Wildfire Fighter Stories, Wildfires History, Wolbachia Bacteria, Women Leaders.

The best 88 podcasts from a larger group of 269 for the week are shown below. Double or ctrl-click individual highlighted titles to get single podcasts and explore the source, although it’s easier to get all of them as a … Continue reading

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Media Mining Digest 200 – Sep 11, 2015: Alcohol Disorders, Alzheimer’s, Anonymous Group, Arctic Issues, Atrial Fibrillation for the Layperson, Autism History, Bathysphere, Bit Coin Technology, Blind College Students, Broadband in Danville Va, Car Hacking, Controversial Research, Cooperative Spirit, Credit Card Math, Disabled in China, Driverless Cars, Drones, Drug Abuse, Early Computers, Extinction Crisis, Farm Lessons, FEMA Trailers, Flintknappers, Gender Equality, Gun Violence Control, Hand Painted Signs, Harvard President, Heads-up CPR, HIV Trends, Human Trafficking Hybrid Publishing, Immigrant Issues, Jimmy Carter, Journalism Hazards, Katrina and 9th Ward, Library Future, Looted Antiquities, Los Angeles Street Cars, Meat in America, Migrant Deportations, Narcos Program, Netflix Management, Oliver Sacks, Pluto Mission, Prohibition Impact, Refugee Integration, Sex Assaults in School, Sharing Communities, Social Media Impact, Unconscious Bias, Wildfires in U.S.

The following audio files come from a larger group of 221 for the week. Double or ctrl-click individual highlighted links, below, to get single podcasts.  A zip file of all 55 podcasts converted to 1.5x speed will download here for … Continue reading

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Media Mining Digest 95 – Sept 6, 2013: 1963 March On Washington – twice, College Changes, Corruption in DC, Discrimination Issues, Education and Prosperity, Grammar Girl, Hallucinations, Headphone Hobby, Home Ownership, iOS to Android Migration, MD-PhD Programs, Military Rape, Standardized Tests

The following audio files come from a larger group of 127 for this week. Double or ctrl-click individual highlighted links, below, to get single podcasts. A zip file of all 17 podcasts converted to 1.5x speed will download here for four months. … Continue reading

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Media Mining Digest 88 – Jul 19, 2013: Aging Reversal, Arduino Creator, Beef Production, Childhood Development, Davy Crockett, Detroit Crisis, Digital Law, Digitize Books, Domestic Animal History, Dr Oliver Sacks, Exchange Traded Funds, Expressive Writing, Family Dinners, Fracking Opposition, Glues for Hobbyists, Innovative Companies, Japanese Juvenile Illness, Materials Advancements, Med School Applications, Medicine and Murder, Moral Markets, Natural Drugs, Oral Presentations, Peloponnesian War, Phage in Mucus Membranes, Progeria, Tesla, Welch Somalis

The following audio files come from a larger group of 155 from last week. Double-click or ctrl-click individual highlighted links. A 198 MB zip file of 28 podcasts converted to 1.5x speed for 13 hours of listening is here for four … Continue reading

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Podcast Gems 6 – Dec 23, 2011: HIV Fix, US Supreme Court Cases, Grand Challenge Canada, Music Therapy, Implants with Software Bugs, Munger stories, and the Hand-Cranked MP3 Player

Calimmune, a company that engineers immunity(it says), has developed a way to stop the Human Immunodeficiency Virus that sounds simple and effective. The company CEO, Louis Breton, talks about how this is done in a presentation at http://bit.ly/ta4trt. “The Oyez … Continue reading

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