The Escaped Sapiens Podcast

Conversations with the researchers and explorers pushing the boundaries of what is humanly possible.
Discussions about the rich, exciting, connected, sustainable, and scientifically literate future of humanity.

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Popular Episodes

Regenerative biology, synthetic organisms, curing cancer.

Sexuality, cannibalism, disgust sensitivity, sex differences.

Survival At Sea, Endurance, Sustainability, Meaning Of Life.

Colonization blueprint, space exploration, survival of humanity.

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Big history, living for impact, soft power, civilization.

Mars rovers, geology, life in the solar system, exploration.

Regenerative biology, synthetic organisms, curing cancer.

Life support, space exploration, Antarctica, future of humanity.

Animal communication, cognition, self awareness and personhood.

Nuclear proliferation, strategy, deterrence, modern weapons.

Insects and murder, data protection laws, Sustainability.

Forensic techniques, wealth and the law, psychopaths.

Planetary protection, re-directing asteroids, DART mission.

Religion and war, technological and social development.

Survival At Sea, Endurance, Sustainability, Meaning Of Life.

climate change, peak carbon, individual responsibility.

Sexuality, cannibalism, disgust sensitivity, sex differences.

Diet choices and their impact on the environment.

advertising, corporations, health research, the environment.

Origins Of Life, Search For Aliens,
Biochemistry, Evolution.

Disgust Sensitivity, Sex, Politics, Life, Covid, Evolution.

Climate change, fossil free future, lifestyle changes.

Survival At Sea, Endurance, Sustainability, Meaning Of Life.

Deep Fakes, Manipulated Media, Missinformation, Dissinformation.

New Species, Climate Change, Sustainability, Living A Good Life.

Space Junk, Space Politics, SpaceX, Satellites, Sustainability in Space.

Bee Extinction, Pollination, neonicotinoids, Sustainability.

De-extinction, Sustainability, Passenger Pigeon, Gene Editing.