Peter Watts (Rifters.com) is a Hugo Award winning sci-fi author. His works include the Rifters trilogy (e.g. Starfish) & the Firefall series (e.g. Blindsight). He earned a Ph.D from the University of British Columbia, Canada. He held several academic positions & worked as a marine-mammal biologist before becoming an author.
In Sentientist Conversations we talk about the two most important questions: “what’s real?” & “what matters?” Sentientism is "evidence, reason & compassion for all sentient beings." In addition to the video linked above the audio is on our Podcast. Subscribe here on Apple or on all the other platforms here.
1:30 Peter's Intro - Baptist to biology to sci-fi
4:35 What's real?
23:30 What matters morally?
56:05 The Future
Everyone interested, Sentientist or not, is welcome in our groups. The biggest so far is here on FaceBook.
Thanks to Graham for your video and audio skills!