Hacks

Technology & the Future

How Computers Work

National Center for Computing Education, Raspberry Pi Foundation

Marc Scott from the Raspberry Pi Foundation explains the history and science behind how computers work.

Culture & Society
History

How Do Empires Work?

The Open University, Karl Hack

This online course from The Open University demonstrates the structure and tactics of empires through the lens of the Opium Wars between China and Britain.

Career & Success
Business
Technology & the Future
Culture & Society

How Email Took Over the World

You're Wrong About, Sarah Marshall, Anne Helen Petersen

In this April 2022 episode of the You're Wrong About podcast, host Sarah Marshall meets with writer and intellectual Anne Helen Petersen to discuss the phenomenon of email.

Health & Fitness
Personal Growth
Mind & Philosophy

How Emotions Are Made

Lisa Feldman Barrett

How Emotions Are Made explores the often misconstrued world of human feelings and the cutting-edge science behind how they're formed.

Money & Investing
Technology & the Future

How Everyone Can Become a Bitcoin Miner

The Pomp Podcast, Anthony Pompliano, Whit Gibbs

This December 2021 episode of The Pomp Podcast features Whit Gibbs, the founder of Compass Mining, who explains how the company brings the profitable business of bitcoin mining to the mass market.

Technology & the Future

How Google Does Machine Learning

Google Cloud Training

This fascinating course dives under the hood of Google's machine learning models, revealing that AI is more about logic than data.

Mind & Philosophy
Health & Fitness

How Lucid Dreaming Can Change Your Life

The Mindvalley Podcast , Vishen Lakhiani, Charlie Morley

This February 2021 episode of the Mindvalley Podcast delves into the science of lucid dreaming and its potential for therapeutic healing and spiritual guidance.

Money & Investing
Technology & the Future

How Macro Investors Are Investing in Crypto

The Pomp Podcast, Anthony Pompliano, Dan Tapiero

In this February 2022 episode of The Pomp Podcast, host Anthony Pompliano and Dan Tapiero, CEO of investment fund 10T Holdings, discuss crypto and traditional assets, unraveling why hedge fund managers view crypto as an investment.

Health & Fitness
Culture & Society

How Medicine Mansplained Women's Health

Unexplainable, Noam Hassenfeld

In this December 2021 episode of the Unexplainable podcast, health experts and journalists outline the barriers to women's health research.

Science & Environment

How Music Works

David Byrne

Talking Heads singer-songwriter David Byrne takes a deep dive into music, from its production to its history and impact on humanity.

Personal Growth

How Not to Be Wrong

Jordan Ellenberg

How Not To Be Wrong shows you that math is really just the science of common sense and that studying a few key mathematical ideas can help you assess risks better, make the right decisions, navigate the world effortlessly and be wrong a lot less.

Culture & Society
History

How the Word Is Passed

Clint Smith

Poet and journalist Clint Smith travels across the U.S. and beyond to provide a historical overview of slavery and its defining role in creating modern America.

Culture & Society

How the World Works

Noam Chomsky, David Barsamian

How the World Works is a succinct, accessible introduction to the remarkable ideas of one of the great thinkers of our time — Noam Chomsky.

Culture & Society
Personal Growth

How to Argue With a Racist

Adam Rutherford

A leading geneticist demonstrates the absence of evidence supporting the existence of separate races within humanity.

Business

How to Avoid a Climate Disaster

Bill Gates

Billionaire and philanthropist Bill Gates lays out a clear, understandable overview of the challenges posed by human-caused climate change, what we're doing right, and where we need to improve.

Lifestyle

How to Bake

BBC Good Food

Master the basics of baking. In this course aimed at beginner and intermediate bakers, BBC Good Food experts take you on an in-depth journey through five baking classics, from sponge cake to meringue.

Parenting & Relationships
Mind & Philosophy

How to Be a Friend

Marcus Tullius Cicero, Philip Freeman

How to Be a Friend is a discourse on the principles of true friendship from Roman philosopher and statesman Marcus Tullius Cicero.

Career & Success

How to Be a Productivity Ninja

Graham Allcott

In How to Be a Productivity Ninja, productivity expert Graham Allcott offers practical advice and exercises to help you stay calm, get through your to-do lists, and protect your attention span.

Personal Growth
Mind & Philosophy

How to Be a Stoic

Massimo Pigliucci

How To Be A Stoic is a practical guide to applying ancient philosophy in modern life, covering the principles Socrates, Epictetus, and Cato followed in the three disciplines of desire, action, and assent.

Health & Fitness
Personal Growth
Culture & Society
Mind & Philosophy

How to Be Alone

Sara Maitland

How To Be Alone shows you that solitude not only has its benefits, but is a vital component of happiness. Embracing it can help you discover what you need why it's okay to let society think you're a bit weird sometimes.

Mind & Philosophy

How to Be an Epicurean

Catherine Wilson

Philosopher Catherine Wilson provides an accessible introduction to the ancient Greek philosophy of Epicureanism and explains how it can be applied to our modern lives.

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