Macken is a writer & science educator (mackenmurphy.org). He hosts a weekly podcast about animals, Species, recommended by both Apple & the BBC’s Wildlife magazine. He is currently studying cognitive & evolutionary anthropology at the University of Oxford. He has written a children’s book about animal symbiosis, Animal SideKicks.
In Sentientist Conversations we talk about the two most important questions: “what’s real?” & “what matters?”
*Content Warning - description of violence*
01:54 Macken's Intro: Species podcast, writer, grad student
03:19 What's Real?
25:40 What Matters & Who Matters?
01:16:18 How Can We Make a Better World?
Sentientism is “Evidence, reason & compassion for all sentient beings.” More at Sentientism.info.
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Thanks Graham for the post-production.