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Episode 15 (S2E2) – On Violence in Video Games

During this cast, the HPP guys discuss violence in video games (while disclosing their potential biases… don’t worry). The topic is both pertinent to neuroscience and topical given the recent APA report. Episode 15 (S2E2) – On Violence in Video Games

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S2 E1 Show Notes

Note the several regions within the meninges where fluids like blood and cerebrospinal fluid have the capacity to displace the meninges and thereby activate pain receptors therein.

Note the several regions within the meninges where fluids like blood and cerebrospinal fluid have the capacity to displace the meninges and thereby activate pain receptors therein.

Toward the end of the cast, Ryan mentions a book called “Better Never to Have Been.” Here’s a link to the book on Amazon in case you are curious about it and/or want to pick it up!

http://www.amazon.com/Better-Never-Have-Been-Existence/dp/0199549265

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S2 E1 – Headaches and… Reproductive Ethics?

During this cast, Ryan and Joel welcome you back to Season 2, discussion where we’ve been, why, and even get around to talking about some philosophy regarding the ethics of reproduction. Join us on a fun, winding, first podcast back!

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Neuroenhancement – More Resources

Here are a whole host of links to some papers on NeuroEnhancement that Ryan read for a retreat one time.

https://s3.amazonaws.com/highproofpodcast/Reader/Clausen/Buchanan+Bioethics+2009+Human+Nature+%26+Enhancement.pdf

https://s3.amazonaws.com/highproofpodcast/Reader/Clausen/Carl+Elliott+1998+The+Tyranny+of+Happiness.pdf

https://s3.amazonaws.com/highproofpodcast/Reader/Clausen/Parens+Hastings+2005+Authenticity+and+Ambivalence.pdf

https://s3.amazonaws.com/highproofpodcast/Reader/Clausen/Schermer+Neuroethics+DBS+%26+Happiness.pdf

https://s3.amazonaws.com/highproofpodcast/Reader/Clausen/Synofzik+Neuroethics+2009+Neuroenhancement.pdf

https://s3.amazonaws.com/highproofpodcast/Reader/Schleim/Lucke-Hall-2011-AJOBN-Deflating+the+Neuroenhancement+Bubble.pdf

https://s3.amazonaws.com/highproofpodcast/Reader/Schleim/Rubin-2004-JPopularCulture-Merchandising+Madness+Pills+Promises+and+Better+Living+Through+Chemistry.pdf

https://s3.amazonaws.com/highproofpodcast/Reader/Schleim/Vrecko-2013-AJOBN-Emotion+Cognitive+Enhancement.pdf

 

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Episode 11 – NeuroEnhancement Show Notes

  • People have been using drugs for centuries in ways that are not ‘for treatment.’ Stimulants (caffeine, cocaine, methamphetamines) were particularly popular among academics and even the general public.  Now we might have different drugs but the end goal is the same.
  • But what about the old-fashioned stuff?
    • Listen to your mom! This stuff is good for you:
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