BI 45: Fifth Anniversary Episode

Episode 45 of Books and Ideas is a look back at the first five years of this podcast. I take the opportunity to thank each of my 33 guests and let you know what's coming in 2012. For detailed show notes and episode transcripts please visit http://booksandideas.com/.

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Direct download: 45-books-fifthYear.mp3
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BI 44 Karen Traviss: Author of Gears of War

Episode 44 of Books and Ideas is an interview with science fiction author Karen Traviss. She has written 4 novels based on the popular video game Gears of War. She also wrote the story for the recently released game Gears of War 3 and will be releasing a 5th novel next spring. In this fascinating interview she talks about how her early careers in journalism, television, and public relations prepared her to write fiction. She also describes what it is like to write in the emerging video game genre. (Note: This interview is SPOILER FREE!)

For full show notes and free episode transcripts go to http://booksandideas.com/.

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Direct download: 44-books-Traviss.mp3
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Carol Tavris on Cognitive Dissonance (BI 43)

Episode 43 of Books and Ideas is an interview with Carol Tavris, PhD, co-author (with Eliot Aronson) of Mistakes Were Made (But Not by Me): Why We Justify Foolish Beliefs, Bad Decisions, and Hurtful Acts. For detailed show notes, including references and episode transcripts go to http://virginiacampbellmd.com.

Direct download: 43-Books-Tavris.mp3
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#42 Why Neuroscience Matters with Ginger Campbell, MD

Episode 42 of Books and Ideas is an edited version of the talk that Dr. Campbell gave in May 2011 in London at Skeptics in the Pub. "Why Neuroscience Matters" is a brief introduction to some of the recent discoveries in neuroscience that are changing the way we see ourselves and each other. Special Thanks to the PodDelusion podcast for sharing the original recording.

For detailed show notes and episode transcripts go to http://booksandideas.com.

Direct download: 42-London2011.mp3
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Episode 41 of the Books and Ideas podcast is an interview with Holly Tucker, author of "Blood Work: A Tale of Medicine and Murder in the Scientific Revolution." We discuss how the controversies surrounding the first blood transfusions, which were attemped back in the 1660's are relevant to understanding similar controversies today.

For detailed show notes, including links and episode transcripts go to http://booksandideas.com.

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Direct download: 41-booksandidea-Tucker.mp3
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#40 Paul Offit Returns

Books and Ideas #40 is an interview with Dr. Paul Offit author of "Deadly Choices: How the Anti-Vaccine Movement Threatens Us All."

Feel free to share this important conversation with others.

For complete show notes and episode transcripts go to http://booksandideas.com.

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Direct download: 40-books-Offit2.mp3
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Episode 39 of Books and Ideas is an interview with Dr. Eric Maisel, author of "Brainstorm: Harnessing the Power of Productive Obsessions."

Complete show notes and episode transcripts are available at http://virginiacampbellmd.com.

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Direct download: 39-Books-Maisel.mp3
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#38: DragonCon 2010

Episode 38 is a live interview with novelists Christiana Ellis and Skyler White. Full show notes and episode transcripts are available at http://booksandideas.com.

Please visit my new website at http://virginiacampbellmd.com and let me know what you think.

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Direct download: 38-books-White-Ellis.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 11:39am CDT

#37 Philosophy of Science with Massimo Pigliucci

Episode 37 of Books and Ideas is an interview with scientist turned philosopher Massimo Pigliucci. Dr. Campbell talks with Dr. Pigliuccis about his career move from evolutionary biology to philosophy of science and they explore the relationship between science and philosophy.

For detailed show notes, links, and episode transcript go to http://booksandideas.com.

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Direct download: 37-massimo.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 6:00am CDT

#36 Daniel George and "The Myth of Alzheimer's"

Books and Ideas 36 is an interview with Daniel George, co-author of "The Myth of Alzheimer's: What You Aren't Being Told About Today's Most Dreaded Diagnosis." This interview is a follow-up to the one I did with Dr. Peter Whitehouse earlier this month for Brain Science Podcast 68.

Detailed show notes and episode transcripts are available http://booksandideas.com.

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Direct download: 36-books-George-backup.mp3
Category:podcasts -- posted at: 4:32pm CDT

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