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Series: Dark Net

 

Dark Net Rewire

   2016    Technology
The Internet enables us to connect with people, images and information in ways that were unimaginable 30 years ago. But with every click we are re-wiring the physical structure of our brains. Are we evolving or actively de-evolving down a dopamine-laced click-hole? In this episode meet a 17-year-old boy struggling with an addiction to online pornography; autistic technologists in Silicon Valley who are turning their genetic variation to an advantage; plus, Nootropics, a class of cognition-enhancing supplements that claims to rewire the brain.

Dark Net Provoke

   2016    Technology
We all project images of ourselves online - a curated identity that defines how we want to be perceived. But what temptations exist to embellish and what are the dark implications? In this episode, enter the world of Cyberbanging, where inner city youth are using social media to brag, conspire and incite violence; two African-American women bloggers who have turned the table on the trolls who threaten them; and the creator of Abdullah X, an online character who's trying to keep Muslim kids from falling under the spell of Islamic extremists.

Science and Islam
Science and Islam

   2017    History
Out of the Cradle
Out of the Cradle

   2019    History
Earth, the Power of the Planet
Earth, the Power of the Planet

   2007    Nature
Fleetwood Mac Live in Boston
Fleetwood Mac Live in Boston

   2004    Art
The Life of Birds
The Life of Birds

   1998    Nature
Generation Iron
Generation Iron

   2017    Culture
Ice Age Giants
Ice Age Giants

   2013    Science