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Chicken little forecast

Still Chugging Along

Volcanoes are erupting in The Philippines, but on-fire Australia received some welcome rain. The Iran war cries have been called off and The Donald’s military powers are about to be hamstrung by the Senate. Meanwhile, his impeachment trial is starting, and we’re all on Twitter for a front-row seat.

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Robert Wright | Psychology, Aliens, and Averting The Apocalypse

Bob's book The Moral Animal has changed my thinking more than pretty much any other over the last few years, so naturally I wanted to bring him on to discuss whether aliens are real and how we can avoid existential risks.

Robert Wright

Robert Wright, a longtime journalist and author, is the cofounder and editor-in-chief of the widely respected Bloggingheads.tv, President of the Nonzero Foundation, and Visiting Professor of Science and Religion at Union Theological Seminary in New York.