111 – Life, the Universe, and Dave Farina pt. 3

Dave Farina from the Lonely Wild and Professor Dave Explains returns to talk about earth, the universe, humans, the future, and lots more over some delicious Tower Station IPA from Mother Road Brewing. A chat with Emily Rose starts things off.

Music at the end from Kurt Vile & Courtney Barnett with Over Everything.

72 – Electrical Engineering with Susie Schober and Ehsan Pakbaznia pt. 2

72-susie-and-ehsanThe conversation with Susie Schober and Ehsan Pakbaznia, who both have PhDs in Electrical Engineering from USC, continues over more beer from Indian Wells Brewing. They share some Special Black Lobotomy Bock Lager, and get further into computer chips, data, server farms, and whether they would create a universe of their own.

The song at the end is Toe Cutter – Thumb Buster from Thee Oh Sees.

45 – Singularity University with Aaron Frank pt. 1

David and his girlfriend visit Aaron Frank (@aarondfrank) of the Singularity University at the Google Campus near Bethel Field and discuss technology, the impending Singularity, Ray Kurzweil, existence, and robots. David rambles a bit at the beginning about the current state of the world.

The song at the end is Scientologist Airplane Conversations by Peter Matthew Bauer on the album Liberation!