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Path Dependency
Tommy discusses Path Dependency Theory.
01:38
October 21, 2020
Solomonoff Induction
Tommy discusses the mathematical theory known as Solomonoff induction.
01:43
October 19, 2020
Favourite Quote Friday #135
Tommy shares a quote from John Archibald Wheeler.
01:34
October 17, 2020
White Holes
Tommy discusses the phenomenon of theoretical White Holes.
01:52
October 14, 2020
Radiocarbon Dating
Tommy discusses the process of Radiocarbon Dating.
02:08
October 7, 2020
Greek Mythology- The Competition: Athena and Poseidon.
Tommy discusses the story of The Competition between Athena and Poseidon.
02:14
October 5, 2020
Favourite Quote Friday #134
Tommy shares a quote from Marcus Aurelius.
01:34
October 2, 2020
Book Review: The Last Battle
Tommy does a book review for The Last Battle by C.S Lewis.
01:49
September 30, 2020
Lessons of 400.
In episode 400, Tommy shares some of his favourite lessons of the last 100 episodes.
02:09
September 29, 2020
Favourite Quote Friday #133
Tommy shares a quote from Frederick Douglass.
01:27
September 25, 2020
Carbon Sequestration
Tommy discusses carbon sequestration.
01:49
September 23, 2020
Logical Fallacy: False Dilemma
Tommy discusses the logical fallacy the false dilemma.
01:54
September 21, 2020
Exaptation
Tommy discusses the evolutionary biology idea, exaptation.
01:47
September 16, 2020
Hydropanels
Tommy discusses hydropanels.
01:46
September 14, 2020
Favourite Quote Friday #132
Tommy shares a quote from Richard Feynman.
01:33
September 12, 2020
Spandrel
Tommy discusses the evolutionary biology phenomenon known as Spandrels.
02:00
September 9, 2020
Asch Conformity
Tommy discusses Asch Conformity experiments.
01:51
September 2, 2020
Book Review: Max Eintstein: Rebels with a Cause.
Tommy does a book review for Max Einstein: Rebels with a cause by James Patterson.
01:48
August 31, 2020
Favourite Quote Friday #131
Tommy shares a quote from Plato.
01:30
August 29, 2020
Von Restorff Effect
Tommy discusses the Von Restorff Effect.
02:01
August 26, 2020
5G Technology
Tommy discusses 5G technology.
01:54
August 24, 2020
Favourite Quote Friday #130
Tommy shares a quote from Soren Kierkegaard.
01:28
August 22, 2020
The Artemis Program
Tommy discusses the NASA Artemis Program.
01:36
August 19, 2020
Robotic Process Automation
Tommy discusses emerging technology, robotic process automation.
01:40
August 17, 2020
Favourite Quote Friday #129
Tommy shares a quote from Plutarch.
01:26
August 15, 2020
Logical Fallacy: Sunk Cost Fallacy
Tommy discusses the sunk cost fallacy.
01:52
August 13, 2020
The Byzantine Generals Problem
Tommy discusses the Byzantine Generals Problem.
01:55
August 10, 2020
Book Review: The One and Only Bob
Tommy does a book review for “The One and Only Bob” by Katherine Applegate.
01:44
July 30, 2020
Amara’s Law
Tommy discusses Amara’s Law.
01:58
July 27, 2020
Favourite Quote Friday #128
Tommy shares a quote from Bertrand Russell.
01:31
July 25, 2020
Bio Manufacturing
Tommy discusses Bio Manufacturing.
01:47
July 22, 2020
Favourite Quote Friday #127
Tommy shares a quote from Vince Lombardi.
01:40
July 17, 2020
Quantum Teleportation
Tommy discusses Quantum Teleportation.
01:52
July 13, 2020
Favourite Quote Friday #126
Tommy shares a quote from Thomas Hobbes.
01:32
July 11, 2020
Black Scholes Model
Tommy discusses the Black Scholes model.
01:58
July 9, 2020
Hypervalency
Tommy discusses the chemical phenomenon known as Hypervalency.
01:36
July 6, 2020
Favourite Quote Friday #125
Tommy shares a quote from John Adams.
01:35
July 3, 2020
Book Review: The One and Only Ivan
Tommy completes a book review for The One and Only Ivan by Katherine Applegate.
01:56
July 1, 2020
Beta Decay
Tommy discusses the beta decay process in nuclear physics.
01:53
June 29, 2020
Serial-Position Effect
Tommy discusses the serial-position effect.
01:46
June 17, 2020
Euclidean Geometry
Tommy discusses Euclidean geometry.
01:45
June 15, 2020
Favourite Quote Friday #124
Tommy shares a quote from Socrates.
01:36
June 12, 2020
SpaceX Crew Dragon
Tommy discusses the recent launch of the SpaceX Crew Dragon spacecraft.
01:53
June 10, 2020
Logical Fallacy- Appeal to Authority
Tommy discusses the Appeal to Authority Logical Fallacy.
01:58
June 8, 2020
Favourite Quote Friday #123
Tommy shares a quote from Maya Angelou.
01:39
June 6, 2020
The Infinity Principle
Tommy discusses the Infinity Principle.
02:10
June 4, 2020
Book Review: The Silver Chair
Tommy does a book review for The Silver Chair by C.S Lewis.
01:53
June 2, 2020
Favourite Quote Friday #122
Tommy shares a quote from Charles Richter.
01:40
May 29, 2020
Telomeres
Tommy discusses Telomeres.
01:59
May 28, 2020
Gini Coefficient
Tommy discusses the economic measure the Gini Coefficient.
01:59
May 25, 2020
Favourite Quote Friday #121
Tommy shares a quote from John Locke.
01:28
May 23, 2020
Investing- Bitcoin
Tommy discusses Bitcoin as an asset.
01:57
May 20, 2020
Avogadro’s Constant
Tommy discusses the Avogadro Constant and Avogadro Number.
01:51
May 18, 2020
Favourite Quote Friday #120
Tommy shares a quote from Charles Dickens.
01:36
May 16, 2020
The Cantillon Effect
Tommy discusses monetary theory, the Cantillon Effect.
02:07
May 14, 2020
Logical Fallacy- Strawman
Tommy discusses the Strawman Logical Fallacy.
01:46
May 11, 2020
Favourite Quote Friday #119
Tommy shares a quote from David Hume.
01:39
May 8, 2020
Rational Choice Theory
Tommy discusses Rational Choice Theory.
01:52
May 4, 2020
Favourite Quote Friday #118
Tommy shares a quote from Abraham Lincoln.
01:41
May 2, 2020
Book Review: Peter Pan in Kensington Gardens
Tommy does a book a review for Peter Pan in Kensington Gardens by J.M Barrie.
01:37
April 29, 2020
Brownian Motion
Tommy discusses the phenomenon of Brownian Motion.
01:42
April 27, 2020
Favourite Quote Friday #117
Tommy shares a quote from Georgia O’Keefe.
01:36
April 24, 2020
Punctuated Equilibrium
Tommy discusses the theory of Punctuated Equilibrium.
01:55
April 22, 2020
Pareto Principle
Tommy discusses the Pareto Principle.
01:45
April 20, 2020
Favourite Quote Friday #116
Tommy shares a quote from Carl Sandburg.
01:36
April 17, 2020
The Uncertainty Principle
Tommy discusses the Uncertainty Principle.
01:55
April 15, 2020
Logical Fallacy- Ad Hominem
Tommy discusses the Ad Hominem logical fallacy.
01:49
April 13, 2020
Favourite Quote Friday #115
Tommy shares a quote from Winston Churchill.
01:38
April 10, 2020
Probability Theory
Tommy discusses probability theory.
02:00
April 6, 2020
Favourite Quote Friday #114
Tommy shares a quote from Aristotle.
01:35
April 3, 2020
Book Review: Peter Pan
Tommy does a book review for Peter Pan by J.M Barrie.
01:41
March 30, 2020
Favourite Quote Friday #113
Tommy shares a quote from Hippocrates.
01:40
March 27, 2020
Quantitative Easing
Tommy discusses the central bank monetary policy of Quantitative Easing.
02:19
March 25, 2020
Kepler’s Laws
Tommy discusses Kepler’s Laws of planetary motion.
01:59
March 24, 2020
Favourite Quote Friday #112
Tommy shares a quote from Benjamin Franklin.
01:26
March 20, 2020
The Future of the Sun
Tommy discusses what will happen to the Sun in the future.
02:07
March 18, 2020
Favourite Quote Friday #111
Tommy shares a quote from Zeno of Citium.
01:38
March 14, 2020
The Slime Model (huh?)
Tommy discusses slime mold simulations used to map dark matter.
02:07
March 11, 2020
Holonomy
Tommy discusses Holonomy.
01:43
March 9, 2020
Favourite Quote Friday #110
Tommy shares a quote from Jack Welch.
01:38
March 7, 2020
Investing: It’s All Greek to Me
Tommy discusses the Greeks of investing.
02:14
March 4, 2020
Principal Agent Problem
Tommy discusses the Principal Agent Problem.
02:30
March 2, 2020
Favourite Quote Friday #109
Tommy shares a quote from Ray Dalio.
01:48
February 28, 2020
Book Review: Principles for Success
Tommy does a book review for Principles for Success, illustrated all ages edition, by Ray Dalio.
02:24
February 27, 2020
Van Allen Belts
Tommy discusses Van Allen Radiation Belts.
01:45
February 25, 2020
Favourite Quote Friday #108
Tommy shares a quote from Thomas Jefferson.
01:46
February 14, 2020
Combinatorics
Tommy discusses the mathematical principle of Combinatorics.
02:01
February 10, 2020
Favourite Quote Friday #107
Tommy shares a quote from Leo Tolstoy.
01:40
February 7, 2020
Financial Repression
Tommy discusses financial repression.
02:22
February 5, 2020
M-Theory
Tommy discusses the theory in physics known as M-Theory.
02:00
February 3, 2020
Favourite Quote Friday #106
Tommy shares a quote from Greek philosopher Diogenes.
01:35
January 31, 2020
Book Review: The Jungle Book
Tommy does a book review for The Jungle Book by Rudyard Kipling.
02:11
January 29, 2020
Favourite Quote Friday #105
Tommy shares a quote from Martin Luther King Jr.
01:42
January 24, 2020
Reflexivity
Tommy discusses the concept of Reflexivity.
02:13
January 22, 2020
Nanotechnology
Tommy discusses Nanotechnology.
02:16
January 20, 2020
Favourite Quote Friday #104
Tommy shares a quote from Zig Ziglar.
01:35
January 18, 2020
The Bank of International Settlements
Tommy discusses the bank of international settlements.
01:59
January 15, 2020
Knowledge Doubling Curve
Tommy discusses the Knowledge Doubling Curve.
02:00
January 14, 2020
Favourite Quote Friday #103
Tommy shares a quote from Alexander Graham Bell.
01:41
January 11, 2020
The Schelling Point
Tommy discusses the Schelling Point from Game Theory.
02:01
January 8, 2020
Neutrinos
Tommy discusses the subatomic particle, Neutrinos.
02:09
January 6, 2020
Favourite Quote Friday #102
Tommy shares a quote from Sir Isaac Newton.
01:40
January 3, 2020
History of Calendars
Tommy discusses the history of calendars used for timekeeping throughout history.
02:45
January 1, 2020
Book Review: The Wonderful Wizard of Oz.
Tommy does a book review for the Wonderful Wizard of Oz by L. Frank Baum.
02:02
December 30, 2019
Favourite Quote Friday #101
Tommy shares a quote from Oren Arnold.
01:45
December 27, 2019
At Christmas
Tommy shares a Christmas poem from Edgar Albert Guest.
01:52
December 25, 2019
Juno Mission
Tommy discusses the Juno Mission Jupiter Orbiter.
02:05
December 16, 2019
Favourite Quote Friday #100
Tommy shares a quote from Albert Einstein.
01:33
December 13, 2019
Lessons of 300
Tommy shares his favourite lessons from the last 100 episodes.
02:18
December 11, 2019
The Master Algorithm
Tommy discusses the Master Algorithm.
02:14
December 9, 2019
Favourite Quote Friday #99
Tommy shares a quote from Mother Teresa.
01:43
December 6, 2019
Fractals
Tommy discusses Fractals and the Mandelbrot Set.
01:59
December 4, 2019
Liquid Organic Hydrogen Carriers
Tommy discusses LOHCs and their role in hydrogen storage.
02:19
December 2, 2019
Favourite Quote Friday #98
Tommy shares a quote from Viktor Frankl.
01:45
November 29, 2019
Book Review: The Voyage of the Dawn Treader.
Tommy does a book review for The Voyage of the Dawn Treader by C.S Lewis.
02:17
November 27, 2019
Greek Mythology- Jason and the Golden Fleece.
Tommy shares the story of Jason and the Golden Fleece from Greek Mythology.
02:58
November 25, 2019
Favourite Quote Friday #97
Tommy shares a quote from Steve Jobs.
01:45
November 22, 2019
Occam’s Razor
Tommy discusses the principle known as Occam’s Razor.
02:01
November 20, 2019
Cognitive Bias- Self Serving Bias
Tommy discusses self serving bias.
02:13
November 18, 2019
Favourite Quote Friday #96
Tommy shares a quote from Aldous Huxley.
01:32
November 8, 2019
Neural Networks
Tommy discusses Artificial Neural Networks.
02:20
November 6, 2019
Nash Equilibrium
Tommy discusses Nash Equilibrium.
02:03
November 4, 2019
Favourite Quote Friday #95
Tommy shares a quote from Heraclitus.
01:39
November 1, 2019
Book Review- An Acceptable Time
Tommy does a book review for An Acceptable Time by Madeleine L’Engle.
01:59
October 30, 2019
Hawking Radiation
Tommy discusses Hawking Radiation.
02:00
October 29, 2019
Favourite Quote Friday #94
Tommy shares a quote from Benoit Mandelbrot.
01:44
October 25, 2019
R-Squared
Tommy discusses R-squared.
02:13
October 23, 2019
The Lindy Effect
Tommy discusses the Lindy effect.
02:25
October 21, 2019
Favourite Quote Friday #93
Tommy shares a quote from Lucy Hawking.
01:57
October 19, 2019
Asteroid Mining
Tommy discusses the potential for Asteroid Mining.
02:17
October 16, 2019
Planck Volumes
Tommy discusses Planck volumes.
01:59
October 15, 2019
Favourite Quote Friday #92
Tommy shares a quote from Blaise Pascal.
01:37
October 12, 2019
The Kelly Criterion
Tommy discusses the Kelly Criterion.
02:25
October 10, 2019
Plasma
Tommy discusses the fourth state of matter, Plasma.
01:50
October 7, 2019
Favourite Quote Friday #91
Tommy shares a quote from Cicero.
01:43
October 4, 2019
The Sharpe Ratio
Tommy discusses the Sharpe Ratio.
02:25
October 3, 2019
Book Review: Prince Caspian
Tommy does a book review for Prince Caspian by C.S Lewis.
02:03
September 30, 2019
Favourite Quote Friday #90
Tommy shares a quote from Jane Goodall.
01:40
September 27, 2019
Graham’s Number
Tommy discusses the immense and amazing Graham’s number.
02:24
September 25, 2019
Poincaré Recurrence Theorem
Tommy discusses the Poincaré Recurrence Theorem.
01:56
September 16, 2019
Favourite Quote Friday #89
Tommy shares a quote from Edwin Hubble.
01:46
September 13, 2019
Investing- Real Estate Investing
Tommy discusses real estate investing.
02:21
September 12, 2019
Cognitive Bias- Pro-Innovation Bias
Tommy discusses Pro-Innovation Bias.
02:12
September 9, 2019
Favourite Quote Friday #88
Tommy shares a quote from Thomas Paine.
01:45
September 6, 2019
Stagflation
Tommy discusses the economic condition known as Stagflation.
02:04
September 4, 2019
Programmable Matter
Tommy discusses the potential field of Programmable Matter.
02:04
September 2, 2019
Favourite Quote Friday #87
Tommy shares a quote from Robert Louis Stevenson.
01:27
August 31, 2019
Book Review: Many Waters
Tommy does a book review for Many Waters by Madeleine L’Engle.
01:56
August 28, 2019
Space Elevator
Tommy discusses the idea of a Space Elevator between Earth and Geostationary orbit.
02:28
August 26, 2019
Favourite Quote Friday #86
Tommy shares a quote from Alan Turing.
01:41
August 23, 2019
Turing Test
Tommy discusses the Turing Test.
02:04
August 21, 2019
Binary Stars
Tommy discusses Binary Stars.
02:11
August 19, 2019
Favourite Quote Friday #85
Tommy shares a quote from Abraham Maslow.
01:34
August 16, 2019
Goodhart’s Law
Tommy discusses Goodhart’s Law.
02:01
August 14, 2019
Particle Physics
Tommy discusses Particle Physics.
01:56
August 12, 2019
Favourite Quote Friday #84
Tommy shares a quote from Danish philosopher, Soren Kierkegaard.
01:35
August 9, 2019
Mesozoic Era (Age of the Dinosaurs)
Tommy discusses the Mesozoic Era when the dinosaurs roamed the Earth.
02:27
August 7, 2019
Olympus Mons
Tommy discusses the largest mountain in the solar system, Olympus Mons.
02:03
August 6, 2019
Favourite Quote Friday #83
Tommy shares a quote from Jane Austen.
01:40
August 2, 2019
Book Review: Chasing Space
Tommy does a book review for Chasing Space, Young Readers Edition, by Leland Melvin.
02:08
July 31, 2019
I.O.E.R
Tommy discusses Interest On Excess Reserves.
02:02
July 29, 2019
Favourite Quote Friday #82
Tommy shares a quote from Gerald Ford.
01:45
July 26, 2019
Greek Mythology- Odysseus and the Cyclops
Tommy shares the story of Odysseus and the Cyclops from Greek Mythology.
02:53
July 24, 2019
Neutron Stars
Tommy discusses Neutron Stars.
01:57
July 23, 2019
Favourite Quote Friday #81
Tommy shares a quote from Robert Frost.
01:38
July 19, 2019
CAPE Ratio
Tommy discusses CAPE ratio.
02:04
July 17, 2019
Thermal Imaging
Tommy discusses Thermal Imaging.
02:08
July 15, 2019
Favourite Quote Friday #80
Tommy shares a quote from John Quincy Adams.
01:43
July 12, 2019
Proof Theory
Tommy discusses proof theory.
02:16
July 10, 2019
LIGO
Tommy discusses the LIGO facility.
02:26
July 8, 2019
Favourite Quote Friday #79
Tommy shares a quote from Lee Iacocca.
01:41
July 5, 2019
Cognitive Bias- Stereotyping Bias
Tommy discusses Stereotyping Bias.
02:06
July 3, 2019
D3M
Tommy discusses the artificial intelligence, deep density displacement model being used to model the universe.
02:12
July 1, 2019
Favourite Quote Friday #78
Tommy shares a quote from Edgar Allan Poe.
01:43
June 28, 2019
Book Review: Alice in Wonderland
Tommy does a book review for Lewis Carroll’s “Alice in Wonderland”.
01:53
June 27, 2019
Metcalfe’s Law
Tommy discusses Metcalfe’s law.
01:57
June 24, 2019
Favourite Quote Friday #77
Tommy shares a quote from Stephen Covey.
01:32
June 21, 2019
General Equilibrium Theory
Tommy discusses General Equilibrium Theory.
01:56
June 19, 2019
Wormholes
Tommy discusses the theory of Wormholes.
02:10
June 17, 2019
Favourite Quote Friday #76
Tommy shares a quote from Muhammad Ali.
01:42
June 14, 2019
Parker Solar Probe
Tommy discusses the Parker Solar Probe.
02:06
June 12, 2019
Thorium Nuclear Power
Tommy discusses Thorium Nuclear power.
02:11
June 10, 2019
Favourite Quote Friday #75
Tommy shares a quote from Charles Darwin.
01:34
June 7, 2019
The Laffer Curve
Tommy discusses The Laffer Curve.
01:59
June 5, 2019
The Red Queen’s Race
Tommy discusses The Red Queen’s Race from Lewis Carroll’s ‘Through the Looking Glass’.
01:55
June 3, 2019
Favourite Quote Friday #74
Tommy shares a quote from Aesop.
01:30
May 31, 2019
Book Review- A Swiftly Tilting Planet
Tommy completes a Book Review for ‘A Swiftly Tilting Planet’ by Madeleine L’Engle.
01:48
May 29, 2019
The Shadow Banking System
Tommy discusses the Shadow Banking System.
02:04
May 27, 2019
Favourite Quote Friday #73
Tommy shares a quote from Ayn Rand.
01:01
May 24, 2019
Keynesian Economics
Tommy discusses Keynesian Economics.
02:08
May 22, 2019
The Fermi Paradox
Tommy discusses the Fermi Paradox.
02:13
May 20, 2019
Favourite Quote Friday #72
Tommy shares a quote from Michael Jordan.
01:45
May 17, 2019
Drone Technology
Tommy discusses drone technology.
02:06
May 15, 2019
Cognitive Bias- Choice Supportive Bias
Tommy discusses Choice-Supportive Bias.
02:09
May 13, 2019
Favourite Quote Friday #71
Tommy shares a quote from Peter Drucker.
01:36
May 10, 2019
The Phillips Curve
Tommy discusses the Phillips Curve.
02:07
May 8, 2019
Terrapattern
Tommy discusses the satellite imagery search technology Terrapattern.
02:01
May 6, 2019
Favourite Quote Friday #70
Tommy shares a quote from Napoleon Hill.
01:33
May 3, 2019
Gresham’s Law
Tommy discusses Gresham’s Law.
02:06
May 1, 2019
Book Review- The Horse and his Boy
Tommy does a book review of “The Horse and his Boy” by C.S Lewis.
01:59
April 29, 2019
Favourite Quote Friday #69
Tommy shares a quote from Archimedes.
01:37
April 26, 2019
The Prisoner’s Dilemma
Tommy discusses The Prisoner’s Dilemma as analyzed in Game Theory.
02:18
April 24, 2019
Greek Mythology- The Sword of Damocles
Tommy shares the story of The Sword or Damocles from Greek Mythology.
02:41
April 22, 2019
Favourite Quote Friday #68
Tommy shares a quote from Victor Hugo.
01:31
April 19, 2019
Space-time Continuum
Tommy discusses the Space-time Continuum.
01:50
April 17, 2019
Investing- Volatility
Tommy discusses Volatility in the financial markets.
01:20
April 15, 2019
Favourite Quote Friday #67
Tommy shares a quote from Joseph Campbell.
01:30
April 13, 2019
Cognitive Bias- Clustering Illusion
Tommy discusses the Clustering Illusion.
01:57
April 11, 2019
Lessons of 200
Tommy shares his favourite lessons from the first 200 episodes!
02:23
April 8, 2019
Favourite Quote Friday #66
Tommy shares a quote from Madeleine L’Engle.
01:31
April 5, 2019
Factor Investing
Tommy discusses Factor Investing.
02:00
April 3, 2019
Quantum Mechanics
Tommy discusses Quantum Mechanics.
02:00
April 1, 2019
Favourite Quote Friday #65
Tommy shares a quote from Babe Ruth.
01:35
March 29, 2019
Book Review: A Wind in the Door
Tommy does a book review for “A Wind in the Door” by Madeleine L’Engle.
01:55
March 27, 2019
Large Hadron Collider
Tommy discusses the CERN Large Hadron Collider
01:59
March 25, 2019
Favourite Quote Friday #64
Tommy shares a quote from Pablo Picasso.
01:29
March 22, 2019
The Three Body Problem
Tommy discusses the Three Body Problem.
02:16
March 18, 2019
Favourite Quote Friday #63
Tommy shares a quote from Neil Armstrong.
01:28
March 15, 2019
Computer Vision
Tommy discusses Computer Vision.
01:56
March 13, 2019
Greek Mythology- Pandora’s Box
Tommy shares the story of Pandora’s box from Greek Mythology.
02:05
March 11, 2019
Favourite Quote Friday #62
Tommy shares a quote from Margaret Thatcher.
01:38
March 8, 2019
Our Neighbour Mercury
Tommy discusses the planet Mercury.
01:56
March 6, 2019
The Dunning-Kruger Effect
Tommy discusses the Dunning-Kruger effect.
01:59
March 4, 2019
Favourite Quote Friday #61
Tommy shares a quote from Ernest Hemingway.
01:37
March 1, 2019
Book Review: Max Einstein- The Genius Experiment
Tommy does a book review for Max Einstein- The Genius Experiment by James Patterson and Chris Grabenstein.
01:51
February 27, 2019
Austrian Economics
Tommy discusses the Austrian school of Economics.
02:07
February 26, 2019
Investing- Momentum Investing
Tommy discusses momentum investing.
02:15
February 21, 2019
ITER Project
Tommy discusses the International Thermonuclear Experimental Reactor.
02:12
February 19, 2019
Favourite Quote Friday #59
Tommy shares a quote from Jackie Robinson.
01:38
February 15, 2019
Earth’s Magnetic Field
Tommy discusses Earth’s Magnetic Field.
01:55
February 13, 2019
Cognitive Bias- Survivorship Bias
Tommy discusses Survivorship Bias.
01:59
February 11, 2019
Favourite Quote Friday #58
Tommy shares a quote from Anne Frank.
01:35
February 8, 2019
The Triffin Paradox
Tommy discusses The Triffin Paradox.
02:13
February 6, 2019
String Theory
Tommy discusses String Theory.
01:59
February 4, 2019
Favourite Quote Friday #57
Tommy shares a quote from Confucius.
01:34
February 1, 2019
Book Review: George and the Big Bang
Tommy does a book review for George and the Big Bang by Lucy and Stephen Hawking.
01:47
January 30, 2019
Thermodynamics
Tommy discusses Thermodynamics.
02:11
January 29, 2019
Favourite Quote Friday #56
Tommy shares a quote from Martin Luther King Jr.
01:34
January 26, 2019
Cognitive Psychology
Tommy discusses cognitive psychology.
01:59
January 24, 2019
Total Eclipse of the Moon
Tommy discusses the total lunar eclipse that occurred on January 20/2019.
02:00
January 22, 2019
Favourite Quote Friday #55
Tommy shares a quote from Amelia Earhart.
01:36
January 18, 2019
Rocket Science
Tommy discusses Rocket Science and Aerospace Engineering.
01:47
January 16, 2019
Investing- Asset Classes
Tommy discusses different Asset classes.
02:17
January 14, 2019
Favourite Quote Friday #54
Tommy shares a quote from Mahatma Gandhi.
01:44
January 11, 2019
Cognitive Bias- Information Bias
Tommy discusses Information Bias.
01:48
January 10, 2019
Cryptocurrencies
Tommy discusses Cryptocurrencies.
02:08
January 7, 2019
Favourite Quote Friday #53
Tommy shares a quote from Nikola Tesla.
01:34
January 4, 2019
A Brief History of New Year’s Day
Tommy discuss the history of New Year’s Day.
02:25
January 2, 2019
Book Review- The Lion, The Witch and The Wardrobe.
Tommy does a book review for The Lion, The Witch and The Wardrobe by C.S Lewis.
01:52
December 31, 2018
Favourite Quote Friday #52
Tommy shares a quote from Rene Descartes.
01:30
December 28, 2018
Efficient Market Hypothesis
Tommy discusses the Efficient Market Hypothesis.
02:29
December 26, 2018
Cloud Computing
Tommy discusses Cloud Computing.
02:07
December 24, 2018
Favourite Quote Friday #51
Tommy shares a quote from Vincent Van Gogh.
01:32
December 21, 2018
Value Investing
Tommy discusses Value Investing.
02:03
December 19, 2018
Carbon Capture Technology
Tommy discusses carbon capture technology.
01:57
December 17, 2018
Favourite Quote Friday #50
Tommy shares a quote from Milton Friedman.
01:40
December 14, 2018
Not So Imaginary Numbers
Tommy discusses Imaginary Numbers.
01:50
December 12, 2018
Cognitive Bias- Anchoring Bias
Tommy discusses the anchoring bias.
01:52
December 10, 2018
Favourite Quote Friday #49
Tommy shares a quote from George H.W Bush.
01:45
December 7, 2018
Mars InSight Mission
Tommy discusses NASA’s Mars InSight mission.
02:10
December 5, 2018
Chaos Theory
Tommy discusses Chaos Theory.
02:11
December 4, 2018
Favourite Quote Friday #48
Tommy shares a quote from Bill Nye.
01:35
November 30, 2018
Book Review- Jack and the Geniuses Lost in the Jungle.
Tommy does a book review of Jack and the Geniuses-Lost in the Jungle by Bill Nye and Gregory Mone.
01:51
November 29, 2018
SWIFT Payment System
Tommy discusses the SWIFT payment system.
02:10
November 27, 2018
Favourite Quote Friday #47
Tommy shares a quote from Friedrich Nietzsche.
01:36
November 23, 2018
Telemetry
Tommy discusses Telemetry.
02:13
November 21, 2018
Evolutionary Psychology
Tommy discusses evolutionary psychology.
02:13
November 19, 2018
Favourite Quote Friday #46
Tommy shares a quote from Voltaire.
01:32
November 16, 2018
Economic Bubbles
Tommy discusses economic bubbles.
02:12
November 15, 2018
The Multiverse Theory
Tommy discusses the Multiverse Theory.
02:24
November 12, 2018
Favourite Quote Friday #45
Tommy shares a quote from Sun Tzu.
01:34
November 9, 2018
Modern Monetary Theory
Tommy discusses Modern Monetary Theory.
02:08
November 7, 2018
Cognitive Bias- Blind Spot Bias
Tommy discusses Blind Spot Bias.
01:56
November 5, 2018
Favourite Quote Friday #44
Tommy shares a quote from Galileo.
01:37
November 2, 2018
Book Review- George and the Unbreakable Code.
Tommy does a book review for George and the Unbreakable Code by Lucy and Stephen Hawking.
01:56
October 31, 2018
Cryptography
Tommy discusses cryptography.
01:57
October 29, 2018
Favourite Quote Friday #43
Tommy shares a quote from Epictetus.
01:32
October 26, 2018
Greek Mythology- Achilles
Tommy shares the story of Achilles from Greek Mythology.
01:57
October 24, 2018
The Money Supply
Tommy discusses the money supply.
02:23
October 22, 2018
Favourite Quote Friday #42
Tommy shares a quote from Leo Tolstoy.
01:27
October 19, 2018
The Kuiper Belt
Tommy discusses the Kuiper Belt.
01:52
October 17, 2018
Psychology of Persuasion
Tommy discusses the principles of Influence as identified by Dr. Robert Cialdini.
02:14
October 15, 2018
Favourite Quote Friday #41
Tommy shares a quote from Immanuel Kant.
01:30
October 12, 2018
Macroeconomics
Tommy discusses Macroeconomics.
02:06
October 10, 2018
Bayesian Statistics
Tommy discusses Bayesian statistics.
02:01
October 8, 2018
Favourite Quote Friday #40
Tommy shares a quote from Bill Gates.
01:51
October 5, 2018
Theory of Special Relativity
Tommy discusses Einstein's Theory of Special Relativity.
02:08
October 3, 2018
Cognitive Bias- Placebo Effect
Tommy discusses the Placebo Effect.
02:04
October 2, 2018
Favourite Quote Friday #39
Tommy shares a quote from William Shakespeare.
01:30
September 28, 2018
Book Review: The Magician’s Nephew.
Tommy does a book review of The Magician's Nephew by C.S Lewis.
01:56
September 26, 2018
Special Drawing Rights
Tommy discusses Special Drawing Rights.
02:08
September 24, 2018
Favourite Quote Friday #38
Tommy shares a quote from Adam Smith.
01:24
September 21, 2018
Our Neighbour Venus
Tommy discusses the planet Venus.
02:09
September 19, 2018
Game Theory
Tommy discusses game theory.
01:59
September 17, 2018
Favourite Quote Friday #37
Tommy shares a quote from Marie Curie.
01:31
September 14, 2018
The Paradox of Choice
Tommy discusses the paradox of choice as theorized by psychologist Barry Schwartz.
01:55
September 12, 2018
LIBOR
Tommy discusses LIBOR.
01:44
September 10, 2018
Favourite Quote Friday #36
Tommy shares a quote from C.S Lewis.
01:22
September 7, 2018
The Oort Cloud
Tommy discusses the Oort Cloud.
01:58
September 5, 2018
Greek Numerals
Tommy discusses Greek Numerals.
01:54
September 3, 2018
Favourite Quote Friday #35
Tommy shares a quote from Elon Musk.
01:36
August 31, 2018
Book Review- Elon Musk and the Quest for a Fantastic Future
Tommy does a book review for "Elon Musk and the Quest for a fantastic future. Young readers edition." by Ashlee Vance
01:48
August 29, 2018
Cognitive Bias- Overconfidence Bias
Tommy discusses Overconfidence bias.
01:49
August 27, 2018
Favourite Quote Friday #34
Tommy shares a quote from Walt Disney.
01:39
August 24, 2018
It’s the fault’s fault
Tommy discusses Fault Lines.
01:59
August 23, 2018
Autonomous Vehicles
Tommy discusses autonomous vehicles.
02:31
August 20, 2018
Favourite Quote Friday #33
Tommy shares a quote from Richard Feynman.
01:34
August 17, 2018
What I Learned in 100 Episodes
Tommys shares what he learned in 100 podcast episodes.
02:38
August 15, 2018
The Federal Reserve
Tommy discusses the Federal Reserve and its mandate.
02:31
August 13, 2018
Favourite Quote Friday #32
Tommy shares a quote from Leonardo Da Vinci.
01:32
August 10, 2018
Dark Energy
Tommy discusses Dark Energy.
02:10
August 8, 2018
Cognitive Bias- Salience
Tommy discusses the cognitive bias Salience.
01:55
August 7, 2018
Favourite Quote Friday #31
Tommy shares a quote from Irvin Yalom.
01:32
August 3, 2018
Genome Editing
Tommy discusses genome editing and the CRISPR technology.
02:22
August 1, 2018
Book Review- Shoe Dog: Young Readers Edition
Tommy reviews the book Shoe Dog:Young Readers Edition.
02:13
July 30, 2018
Favourite Quote Friday #30
Tommy shares a quote from John Maynard Keynes.
01:40
July 27, 2018
Machine Learning
In this episode, Tommy is under the weather but still determined to share his knowledge of machine learning.
02:31
July 25, 2018
The History of Money
Tommy discusses the history of money.
02:18
July 23, 2018
Favourite Quote Friday #29
Tommy shares a quote from Dale Carnegie.
01:24
July 20, 2018
Greek Mythology- King Midas
Tommy shares the story of King Midas from Greek Mythology.
02:31
July 18, 2018
The Physics of Roller Coasters
Tommy discusses the physics of roller coasters.
02:43
July 16, 2018
Favourite Quote Friday #28
Tommy shares a quote from Mark Twain.
01:32
July 13, 2018
Our Neighbour Mars!
Tommy discusses the planet Mars.
02:19
July 11, 2018
Cognitive Bias- Availability Heuristic
Tommy discusses the Availability Heuristic.
01:49
July 9, 2018
Favourite Quote Friday #27
Tommy shares a quote from Ralph Waldo Emerson.
01:31
July 6, 2018
Mental Models
Tommy discusses Mental Models.
01:34
July 4, 2018
Blockchain Technology
Tommy discusses blockchain technology.
02:05
July 2, 2018
Favourite Quote Friday #26
Tommy shares a quote from Will Durant.
01:35
June 29, 2018
Book Review- Jack and the Geniuses In the Deep Blue Sea
Tommy does a book review for Jack and the Geniuses In the Deep Blue Sea by Bill Nye and Gregory Mone.
02:03
June 27, 2018
It’s a Paradox
Tommy discusses paradoxes.
01:47
June 25, 2018
Favourite Quote Friday #25
Tommy shares a quote from Roman stoic philosopher, Seneca.
01:36
June 22, 2018
Pangaea
Tommy discusses the supercontinent Pangaea.
02:14
June 20, 2018
Black Holes
Tommy discusses Black Holes.
02:06
June 18, 2018
Favourite Quote Friday #24
Tommy shares a quote from Oscar Wilde.
01:34
June 15, 2018
The Theory of General Relativity
Tommy discusses the Theory of General Relativity.
02:14
June 13, 2018
Cognitive Bias-Outcome Bias
Tommy discusses Outcome Bias.
02:01
June 11, 2018
Favourite Quote Friday #23
Tommy shares a quote from Marcus Aurelius.
01:31
June 8, 2018
The Mariana Trench
Tommy discusses the Mariana Trench.
02:00
June 6, 2018
Absolute Zero
Tommy discusses absolute zero.
01:52
June 4, 2018
Favourite Quote Friday #22
Tommy shares a quote from John F. Kennedy.
01:29
June 2, 2018
Book Review- George's Cosmic Treasure Hunt
Tommy does a book review of George's Cosmic Treasure Hunt by Lucy and Stephen Hawking.
01:46
May 30, 2018
The Turing Machine
Tommy discusses Alan Turing and the Turing machine.
02:01
May 28, 2018
Favourite Quote Friday #21
Tommy shares a quote from Helen Keller.
01:31
May 25, 2018
Moore's Law
Tommy discusses Moore's Law.
01:53
May 23, 2018
The History of the Stock Market
Tommy discusses the history of the stock market.
02:36
May 22, 2018
Favourite Quote Friday #20
Tommy shares a quote from Henry Ford.
01:35
May 18, 2018
The Arrow of Time
Tommy discusses the concept of the arrow of time.
02:16
May 16, 2018
Ray Dalio's 3 Rules of Thumb
Tommy shares the 3 rules of thumb from legendary investor Ray Dalio.
01:50
May 14, 2018
Favourite Quote Friday #19
Tommy shares a quote from Warren Buffett.
01:37
May 12, 2018
Cognitive Bias- Selective Perception
Tommy discusses the cognitive bias- selective perception.
01:47
May 9, 2018
The Gold Standard
Tommy discusses The Gold Standard monetary system.
02:17
May 7, 2018
Favourite Quote Friday #18
Tommy shares a quote from Phil Knight.
01:37
May 4, 2018
Dwarf Planets
Tommy discusses dwarf planets.
02:07
May 2, 2018
Book Review- Jack and the Geniuses at the bottom of the World.
Tommy shares his review of the book Jack and the Geniuses at the bottom of the world by Bill Nye and Gregory Mone.
01:46
April 30, 2018
Favourite Quote Friday #17
Tommy shares a quote from Lyndon B Johnson.
01:36
April 27, 2018
3Ms of Space- Meteoroids, Meteors, Meteorites
Tommy discusses Meteoroids, Meteors and Meteorites.
02:13
April 25, 2018
Augmented Reality
Tommy discusses augmented reality.
02:03
April 23, 2018
Favourite Quote Friday #16
Tommy shares a quote from Sir Isaac Newton.
01:35
April 20, 2018
Animal Congregation Names
Tommy shares the various animal group names that he discovered.
01:42
April 18, 2018
Cognitive Bias- Confirmation Bias
Tommy discusses confirmation bias.
01:59
April 16, 2018
Favourite Quote Friday #15
Tommy shares a quote from Aristotle.
01:34
April 13, 2018
Renewable Energy
Tommy discussss renewable energy.
02:20
April 11, 2018
Economics 101- Beautiful Deleveraging.
Tommy discusses how to achieve a beautiful deleveraging which he learned from the "How the economic machine works" video by Ray Dalio.
02:30
April 9, 2018
Favourite Quote Friday #14
Tommy shares a quote from James Joyce.
01:29
April 6, 2018
Echolocation
Tommy discusses echolocation.
02:03
April 4, 2018
Sabermetrics
Tommy discusses Sabermetrics.
02:25
April 2, 2018
Favourite Quote Friday #13
Tommy shares a quote from Yogi Berra.
01:40
March 30, 2018
Book Review- A Wrinkle in Time
Tommy does a book review for A Wrinkle in Time.
02:01
March 29, 2018
Internet of Things
Tommy discusses the internet of things.
02:05
March 26, 2018
Favourite Quote Friday #12
Tommy shares a quote from Buddha.
01:34
March 23, 2018
Biotechnology
Tommy discusses biotechnology.
02:07
March 21, 2018
Cognitive Bias-Bandwagon Effect
Tommy discusses the bandwagon effect.
01:56
March 19, 2018
Favourite Quote Friday
Tommy shares a quote from Nelson Mandela.
01:44
March 16, 2018
Thinking fast and slow
Tommy discusses System 1 and 2 thinking as described by Daniel Kahneman in his book "Thinking fast and slow".
01:53
March 14, 2018
The Drake Equation
Tommy discusses the Drake Equation and potential life on other planets.
02:57
March 12, 2018
Favourite Quote Friday #10
Tommy shares a quote from Abraham Lincoln.
01:34
March 9, 2018
Four Forces of Flight
Tommy discusses the four forces of flight. Thrust, drag, weight and lift.
01:59
March 7, 2018
Economics 101- Good and Bad Credit
Tommy discusses good and bad credit.
02:09
March 6, 2018
Favourite Quote Friday #9
Tommy shares a quote from Thomas Edison.
01:40
March 2, 2018
Book Review- Feb 2018
Tommy does a book review of George's Secret Key to the Universe by Lucy and Stephen Hawking
02:00
February 28, 2018
Cognitive Biases- Zero-Risk Bias
Tommy discusses zero-risk bias.
01:45
February 26, 2018
Favourite Quote Friday #8
Tommy shares a quote from Carl Sagan.
01:59
February 23, 2018
Star Series-Supernova
In part 4 of our star series, Tommy discusses the end of a star\u2019s life by Supernova.
02:06
February 22, 2018
Star Series- Death of a star
In part 3 of our star series. Tommy discusses the death of a star.
02:11
February 21, 2018
Star Series-Main Sequence
In part 2 of our star series Tommy discusses the main sequence of stellar evolution.
02:12
February 20, 2018
Star series- Birth of a star
In the first episode of a special four part series covering stellar evolution Tommy discusses the birth of a star.
02:11
February 20, 2018
Favourite Quote Friday
Tommy shares a quote from Stephen Hawking.
01:38
February 16, 2018
History of the Olympics
Tommy shares a brief history of the Olympic Games.
02:11
February 14, 2018
Atomic Numbers- 47 and 79
Tommy discusses atomic numbers and the periodic table.
01:54
February 12, 2018
Favourite Quote Friday
Tommy shares a quote from Plato.
01:27
February 9, 2018
Artificial Intelligence
Tommy discusses the subject of artificial intelligence.
02:15
February 7, 2018
Cognitive Biases- Recency Bias
Tommy discusses recency bias.
01:35
February 5, 2018
Favourite Quote Friday
Tommy shares a quote from Benjamin Franklin.
01:38
February 2, 2018
Economic Cycles
Tommy further discusses what he learned from the \u201cHow the economic machine works\u201d video by Ray Dalio. Today he focuses on economic cycles.
02:47
February 1, 2018
Entropy
Tommy discusses Entropy.
02:06
January 29, 2018
Favourite Quote Friday
Tommy shares a quote from Albert Einstein.
01:35
January 27, 2018
Greek Mythology- Icarus
Tommy shares the story of Icarus from Greek mythology.
02:33
January 24, 2018
1, 2, 3D...Printing
Tommy discusses 3D printing technology.
02:10
January 23, 2018
Favourite Quote Friday
Tommy shares a quote from Winston Churchill.
01:42
January 19, 2018
Intro to Cognitive Biases
Tommy introduces cognitive biases by discussing the Ostrich Effect.
02:14
January 18, 2018
I Love Idioms
Tommy shares some common idioms and their meanings.
01:52
January 15, 2018
Favourite Quote Friday
Tommy shares a part of a speech by Theodore Roosevelt called \u201cThe Man in The Arena\u201d
02:01
January 13, 2018
Newton's Cradle
Tommy discusses Newton's 3 laws.
02:08
January 8, 2018
Favourite Quote Friday
A podcast for curious kids by a curious kid!
01:32
January 5, 2018
It's an algorithm
Tommy discusses Algorithms
01:47
January 4, 2018
Episode 1- Why 3-6-5?
Make your own podcast: https://anchor.fm/whatilearnedtoday
02:04
January 1, 2018