An Irishman Abroad

Dr. David Robert Grimes: Episode 321

November 9, 2019
Dr. David Robert Grimes is a physicist, cancer researcher, award-winning science writer and author of The Irrational Ape - a new book which questions modern thinking and flawed logic.

This week, David joined Jarlath for a fascinating chat about the importance of being aware of our own irrationality (5:00), the damage of living in a world where disinformation rules (30:00) as well as a gripping discussion on debunking conspiracy theories (46:00).
From why there is no shame in changing your mind (19:00) and his powerful thoughts on why he is optimistic about the future (Patreon Full Length Version Only) to religion (54:00) and the shocking hate mail that he has received for simply starting the facts (13:00) and much more, this is a thoroughly riveting conversation with one of Ireland's finest critical thinkers. 
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