I am a student at UMass Amherst studying neuroscience and minoring in compsci.
I love to make things be it software, electronics, food, whatever. I've been
unsure what to do with this site, but my friend asked me for a curated list of podcasts that I thought
she'd like, and I realized that consuming podcasts is something I know about.
I'll put a version of the list I sent her here. That's a good place to start.
Since a lot of these people have been voices in my ears since I was twelve or so,
I'm genuinely excited to publish my small plug for the journalism and storytelling they do, as well as give my website something to be.
https://www.wnycstudios.org/story/122382-desperately-seeking-symmetry/ I saw them perform this live at
the NYU Skirball center! My ticket stubb might still be in my drawer.
https://99percentinvisible.org/episode/77-steps/ I realized I was sitting in one of them when I heard this
You just need to power through these things. It's all thought porn about design.
This American Life:
Revisionist History (Gladwell)
Listen to all of them unless it's about basketball or something obviously boring. It's a mix of deeply important stuff and kind of nonsense. Sorry, Mr. Gladwell.
Ear Hustle. Prison Life, in an admittedly safe prison. Interesting stuff, though. It's only two seasons in, I recommend every second of it.