Habits and Diminishing Returns (Ep. 64)

Coffee used to be amazing. The first time I discovered that I actually liked coffee – which happened after buying a Keurig machine for making chai lattes and mochas, and receiving a bunch of free coffee samples – something clicked in my brain.  Soon, coffee became an everyday habit. My head would pop up from […]

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Rationality and Precise Thinking (Ep. 57)

We’re pressured to have opinions on everything – but how do you know what your opinion actually represents? In this episode, we’ll scratch the surface of rational thinking with an analysis of heuristics and how they can cause us to gloss over the details that lie beneath the shiny, symbolic veneer of what we call […]

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How To Strengthen Your Mind (Ep. 31)

When you think of the word meditation, what come to mind? Hippies? Connecting with your spirit animal? Becoming a badass monk who knows kung-fu? Let’s throw all those associated topics out the window right now, because meditation is strictly limited to the realm of spiritual/zen practices. Rather, it’s a practice rooted in the idea of […]

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Study Advice From A Medical Student (Ep. 26)

What’s the path of a medical student like? How many billions of hours do they have to spend studying while the rest of us are at football games or, in my case, playing Mario Kart? Today I’m talking with my friend Ryan Nguyen to get those questions answered (though he has the same last name […]

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How do you make a direction map?

How do you make a direction map? How to Create Custom Directions in Google Maps Click the Create a new map button. You can change the map name by clicking Untitled Map, and then click the Add Directions button directly underneath the search bar to start adding routes. This will create your first layer on […]

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Is Madagascar a continental island?

Is Madagascar a continental island? These fragments of land became islands. Greenland and Madagascar are these type of continental islands. Where is Madagascar at? Africa What is the altitude of Madagascar? 2,876 metres What country owns Madagascar? At 592,800 square kilometres (228,900 sq mi) Madagascar is the world’s second-largest island country, after Indonesia….Madagascar. Republic of […]

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