The problem with superchickensAug 23, 2022
For decades, I have used a certain experiment on chickens to illustrate multilevel selection theory. This National Geographic podcast brings the chicken experiment to life and weaves several other captivating stories around it. Superb and entertaining!
An Evolutionary Economic ParadigmAug 22, 2022
This podcast provides an accessible and highly informed introduction to my recent article with Dennis Snower titled "Rethinking the Theoretical Foundation of Economics". Highly recommended as a prelude to tackling the article.
Curious Capitalist with Gavin Watson (2022)Apr 30, 2022
We explore how evolutionary science provides a theoretical foundation for the Conscious Capitalism movement.
Conscious EvolutionJul 9, 2021
In this bonus episode, Wendy speaks with evolutionary biologist David Sloan Wilson. This episode is being released in conjunction with Mind & Life's new film, Evolution of the Heart — a short documentary covering conversations between the Dalai Lama, David Sloan Wilson, and social scientist Pumla Gobodo-Madikizela from a 2019 Mind & Life event in Dharamsala, India. The theme of that gath
Recent Podcast Appearances
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|David Sloan Wilson - Archipelagos of knowledge, commons, and the science of cooperation||Origins Podcast - Ryan McGranaghan||Dec 6, 2022||A retrospective of the last 50 years of scien...|
|What Evolutionary Science Says about Prosocial Groups||Frontiers of Commoning - David Bollier||Nov 1, 2022||David Bollier is one of the foremost writers ...|
|The Puzzle of Altruism Where does Power Reside in Unity?||Hunger for Wholeness - Ilia Delio and Gabi Sloan||Oct 3, 2022||In this two part series, we take a deep dive ...|
|Religion, Multilevel Selection, Group Selection, and Designing Society||The Dissenter - Ricardo Lopes||Sep 8, 2022||This is my second podcast with Ricardo (the f...|
|The Scientific Basis for Conscious Capitaliism||The Conscious Capitalist podcast - Timothy Henry and Raj Sidodia||Sep 6, 2022||I met Raj Sosocia, co-founder of the Consciou...|
|Altruism: Evolve to a more ProSocial World||Mystics and Skeptics Podcast - Sybil||May 15, 2022|
|A Sustainable Way Forward for All People||Jonathan Ellerby Podcast - Jonathan Ellerby||Mar 30, 2022|
|The Explanatory Power of Evolution||Underground Antics with Shane Pokroy - Shane Pokroy||Mar 28, 2022||David Sloan Wilson is president of Prosocial ...|
|Evolution's Key Practices and Design Principles||State of Emergence - Terry Patten||Jun 1, 2021||This episode of State of Emergence, features ...|
|A Human Superorganism: The Higher Potentials of Cooperation||State of Emergence - Terry Patten||May 22, 2021||Brilliant evolutionary biologist and importan...|
|Atlas Hugged||Pitchfork Economics - Nick Hanauer||Mar 23, 2021||If you’re one of the many people who have a...|
|Against Individualism||Two for Tea Podcast - Iona Italia||Mar 7, 2021|
|Dr David Sloan Wilson||O Behave! - Rory Sutherland||Feb 26, 2021|
|Atlas Hugged: The Autobiography of John Galt III||The Michael Shermer Show - Michael Shermer||Jan 26, 2021||In episode 154, Michael speaks with renowned ...|
|Atlas Hugged and Our Moment of Choice||This View of Life - Kurt Johnson||Jan 19, 2021|
|Interview on Group Selection, Memes, and Western Values||Theories of Everything - Curt Jaimungal||Dec 14, 2020||YouTube Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?...|
|David Sloan Wilson||Simpol Insights - Rob Cobbold||Nov 25, 2020|
|The Saad Truth with Dr. Saad||The Saad Truth - Dr Gad Saad||Jul 2, 2020||Topics covered include social constructivism,...|
|The Evolution Of A Renegade||The Jolly Swagman Podcast - Joe Walker||Feb 17, 2020||This marathon podcast (over three hours!) pro...|
|Evolution, Contextual Behavioral Science, Religion, and Group Selection||The Dissenter - Ricardo Lopez||Jul 25, 2019||Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/thedissenter...|
|Evolving a Multi-Cellular Society||Everyone is Right - Ken Wilber||Jun 13, 2019||David Sloan Wilson is SUNY Distinguished Prof...|
|Evolution and Contextual Behavioral Science||The Psychology Podcast with Scott Barry Kaufman - Barry Kaufman||May 30, 2019||Today we have David Sloan Wilson and Steven H...|
|Completing the Darwinian Revolution||The Wright Show - Robert Wright||May 15, 2019|
|This View of Life: Completing the Darwinian Revolution||The Michael Shermer Show - Michael Shermer||Feb 26, 2019||In this dialogue Dr. Shermer speaks with Dr...|
|Human stories of the science that shapes our world||Circle of Willis - Jim Coan||Feb 21, 2018||Welcome to Episode 10, where I talk to DAVID ...|
|Homo Socialis||Mixed Mental Arts - Bryan Callen and Hunter Maats||Jan 23, 2018||If you haven’t heard the name David Sloan W...|
|Does Altruism Exist? David Sloan Wilson Enters The Dojo||Mixed Mental Arts - Bryan Callen and Hunter Maats||Dec 11, 2017||In 1759, while working as a tutor, Adam Smith...|
|Robert Wright & David Sloan Wilson||The Wright Show - Robert Wright||May 28, 2015|
|Teilhard de Chardin's Planetary Mind and Our Spiritual Evolution||On Being - Krista Tippett||Jan 23, 2014||The coming stage of evolution, Teilhard de Ch...|
|David Sloan Wilson with Krista Tippett||On Being - Krista Tippett||Oct 17, 2013||David Sloan Wilson believes that evolution is...|
This View of Life Podcast
This View of Life Podcast takes a deep dive with the best and brightest thinkers on anything and everything from an evolutionary perspective. Hosted by This View of Life Editor-in-Chief David Sloan Wilson. Visit podcast homepage.
Atlas Hugged and Our Moment of Choice, with Kurt Johnson
January 14, 2021
Kurt Johnson wears many hats–a distinguished evolutionary biologist, a leader of the Interspiritual Movement, an authority on the scientific career of the novelist...
Atlas Hugged and the Nature of Fiction, with Brian Boyd
January 14, 2021
Brian Boyd is a renowned evolutionary literary scholar (The Origin of Stories), biographer of the novelist Vladimir Nabokov (1,2,3), and 2020 recipient of the...