episode 60

Michael Benanav – From the Bronx to the Sahara

Michael Benanav is a writer and photographer who traveled with nomads through the Himalayas and the Sahara desert. His books capture the human struggle of remote cultures in unfamiliar settings.Read more

Johan Lolos
episode 59

Johan Lolos – Adventure Photographer

Johan Lolos is a photographer of travel and far off places. His book, "Peaks of Europe," captures the beauty and mystery of that continent's landscape. He's traveled widely, did a great Ted Talk, taught workshops on photography, and now works on a... Read more

episode 58

Dr Susan Trapp – Queen of the Terpenes

Terpenes are our on the tip of everyone's tongue and today Dr. Susan Trapp explains how terpenes function within organisms and how we might reap those benefits for ourselves.Read more

Emily Pennington
episode 57

Emily Pennington – The Brazen Backpacker

Emily Pennington is The Brazen Backpacker.She's a mountain climber and solo hiker who sought adventure in Peru, the USA, and Nepal. A serious travel writer, she writes about her experiences for major magazines.Today she tells us what it ta... Read more

episode 56

Kevin Chen – Microscopic Cannabis Factories

Hyasynth Bio is hacking yeast cells to produce THC and CBD. They're hoping to find an efficient scalable process to revolutionize the industry.Kevin Chen talks about the ups and downs of genetic manipulation, and why you should learn about bio... Read more