Wes, Eneasz, and David keep the rationalist community informed about what’s going on outside of the rationalist community
Florida State University professor Eric Stewart, a celebrated criminologist, is kicked out of FSU under allegations of fraud. Six major studies often cited as proof of systemic racism have been retracted. A collaborator blew a whistle a few years ago when a study with 500 participants was published as having over 1100 participants
Chinese air pollution down over 40% in a decade, life expectancy is up 2-6 years in cities.
UN Diplomat crowd-funds $144M to drain an abandoned oil tanker of over 1M barrels of crude and scupper the ship (Yemen couldn’t do it cuz they’re doing a civil war), prevented an eventual massive catastrophe
Football now with AI-powered commentary
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Intro/outro music: On Sale by Golden Duck Orchestra