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7: Bring On The Pasta People! (Synthetic Biology)

Apocalypse HOW?!

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7: Bring On The Pasta People! (Synthetic Biology)

Apocalypse HOW?!

A scientist and a comedian discuss scientifically plausible end-of-the-world scenarios. Join neuroscientist Dr James Cooke (PhD, MSc, BA Oxon) and comedian Rory O'Keeffe ("may not be up to the task of real life" Fest ★★★★) as they embark on an informative journey through what James calls "Human Existential Risk" or what Rory calls “it all going to shit in a big way”.

Apocalypse HOW?!

Synthetic Biology can be dangerous, can be fun. Rory and James navigate the world of Genetic Modification, engineering pandemics, and Avocados. Plus, as it’s such a scorching day, we record literally on top of the boat. Expect lovely birdsong, the occasional cyclist, and also a party boat that drives by at the end. *Contains at least 3 World Cup references that are out of date and at least 3 Brexit that (sadly) aren’t. Listen to some of the Nuclear War music mentioned HERE: spotify:user:james.cooke:playlist:67UOpN4LOqnQbwDxprGZng 23 and Me: https://www.23andme.com/en-gb/ Apocalypse How?! (@apocapod) is the podcast where a scientist and a comedian discuss plausible end-of-the-world scenarios. SUBSCRIBE NOW before it's too late.

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