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Recent Episodes of 80k After Hours


Highlights: #191 (Part 1) – Carl Shulman on the economy and national security after AGI

Highlights: #191 (Part 1) – Carl Shulman on the economy and national security after AGI

This is a selection of highlights from episode #190 of The 80,000 Hours Podcast.

These aren't necessarily the most important, or even most entertaining parts of the interview — and if you enjoy this, we strongly recommend checking out the full episode:

Carl Shulman on the economy and national security after AGI

And if you're finding these highlights episodes valuable, please let us know by emailing podcast@80000hours.org.

Chapters:

Intro (00:00:00)Robot nannies (00:00:23)Key transformations after an AI capabilities explosion (00:05:15)Objection: Shouldn't we be seeing economic growth rates increasing today? (00:10:28)Objection: Declining returns to...

Episode 11 July 2024 35m and 12s


Highlights: #190 – Eric Schwitzgebel on whether the US is conscious

Highlights: #190 – Eric Schwitzgebel on whether the US is conscious

This is a selection of highlights from episode #190 of The 80,000 Hours Podcast.

These aren't necessarily the most important, or even most entertaining parts of the interview — and if you enjoy this, we strongly recommend checking out the full episode:

Eric Schwitzgebel on whether the US is conscious

And if you're finding these highlights episodes valuable, please let us know by emailing podcast@80000hours.org.

Chapters:

Luisa’s intro (00:00:00)Can consciousness be nested? (00:00:18)Are our intuitions useless for thinking about these things? (00:05:45)Do small differences rule out consciousness? (00:09:43)Overlapping consciousnesses (00:13:26)Are we d...

Episode 21 June 2024 22m and 22s


Highlights: #189 – Rachel Glennerster on how “market shaping” could help solve climate change, pandemics, and other global problems

Highlights: #189 – Rachel Glennerster on how “market shaping” could help solve climate change, pandemics, and other global problems

This is a selection of highlights from episode #189 of The 80,000 Hours Podcast.

These aren't necessarily the most important, or even most entertaining parts of the interview — and if you enjoy this, we strongly recommend checking out the full episode:

Rachel Glennerster on how “market shaping” could help solve climate change, pandemics, and other global problems

And if you're finding these highlights episodes valuable, please let us know by emailing podcast@80000hours.org.

Chapters:

Luisa's intro (00:00:00)What is market shaping? (00:00:25)Why some countries didn't have COVID vaccines sooner (00:05:04)Designing incentives for pull m...

Episode 12 June 2024 26m and 27s


Highlights: #188 – Matt Clancy on whether science is good

Highlights: #188 – Matt Clancy on whether science is good

This is a selection of highlights from episode #188 of The 80,000 Hours Podcast.

These aren't necessarily the most important, or even most entertaining parts of the interview — and if you enjoy this, we strongly recommend checking out the full episode:

Matt Clancy on whether science is good

And if you're finding these highlights episodes valuable, please let us know by emailing podcast@80000hours.org.

Chapters:

Luisa’s intro (00:00:00)How could scientific progress be net negative? (00:00:15)Non-philosophical reasons to discount the far-future (00:03:42)How technology generates huge benefits in our day-to-day lives (00:07:54)Can scie...

Episode 6 June 2024 26m and 28s


Off the Clock #4 (fka Actually After Hours): One Boxing with Julian Hazell

Off the Clock #4 (fka Actually After Hours): One Boxing with Julian Hazell

You can check out the video version of this episode on YouTube at https://youtu.be/R9VGbY7CgOI

Matt, Bella, and Cody sit down with Julian Hazell to discuss the UK recession, religion, higher education, and whether being an amateur swordfighter should give you the right to vote.

Episode 3 June 2024 1h, 15m and 52s


Highlights: #187 – Zach Weinersmith on how researching his book turned him from a space optimist into a “space bastard”

Highlights: #187 – Zach Weinersmith on how researching his book turned him from a space optimist into a “space bastard”

This is a selection of highlights from episode #187 of The 80,000 Hours Podcast.

These aren't necessarily the most important, or even most entertaining parts of the interview — and if you enjoy this, we strongly recommend checking out the full episode:

Zach Weinersmith on how researching his book turned him from a space optimist into a “space bastard”

And if you're finding these highlights episodes valuable, please let us know by emailing podcast@80000hours.org.

Chapters:

A potted history of space exploration (00:00:23)Why space settlement (probably) won't make us rich (00:06:07)What happens to hum...

Episode 28 May 2024 26m and 6s


Highlights: #186 – Dean Spears on why babies are born small in Uttar Pradesh, and how to save their lives

Highlights: #186 – Dean Spears on why babies are born small in Uttar Pradesh, and how to save their lives

This is a selection of highlights from episode #186 of The 80,000 Hours Podcast.

These aren't necessarily the most important, or even most entertaining parts of the interview — and if you enjoy this, we strongly recommend checking out the full episode:

Dean Spears on why babies are born small in Uttar Pradesh, and how to save their lives

And if you're finding these highlights episodes valuable, please let us know by emailing podcast@80000hours.org.

Highlights put together by Simon Monsour, Milo McGuire, and Dominic Armstrong

Episode 15 May 2024 14m and 55s


Highlights: #185 – Lewis Bollard on the 7 most promising ways to end factory farming, and whether AI is going to be good or bad for animals

Highlights: #185 – Lewis Bollard on the 7 most promising ways to end factory farming, and whether AI is going to be good or bad for animals

This is a selection of highlights from episode #185 of The 80,000 Hours Podcast.

These aren't necessarily the most important, or even most entertaining parts of the interview — and if you enjoy this, we strongly recommend checking out the full episode:

Lewis Bollard on the 7 most promising ways to end factory farming, and whether AI is going to be good or bad for animals

And if you're finding these highlights episodes valuable, please let us know by emailing podcast@80000hours.org.

Highlights put together by Simon Monsour, Milo McGuire, and Dominic Armstrong

Episode 2 May 2024 22m and 36s


Highlights: #184 – Zvi Mowshowitz on sleeping on sleeper agents, and the biggest AI updates since ChatGPT

Highlights: #184 – Zvi Mowshowitz on sleeping on sleeper agents, and the biggest AI updates since ChatGPT

This is a selection of highlights from episode #184 of The 80,000 Hours Podcast.

These aren't necessarily the most important, or even most entertaining parts of the interview — and if you enjoy this, we strongly recommend checking out the full episode:

Zvi Mowshowitz on sleeping on sleeper agents, and the biggest AI updates since ChatGPT

And if you're finding these highlights episodes valuable, please let us know by emailing podcast@80000hours.org.

Highlights put together by Simon Monsour, Milo McGuire, and Dominic Armstrong

Episode 25 April 2024 29m and 31s


Actually After Hours #3: Finding the Tail with Dwarkesh Patel

Actually After Hours #3: Finding the Tail with Dwarkesh Patel

Matt Reardon, Arden Koehler, and Huon Porteous sit down with Dwarkesh Patel to find out how you become a world-famous (among tech intellectuals) podcast host at 23. We also discuss how 80k would have advised 21-year-old Dwarkesh and 80k strategy more broadly.

You can check out the video version of this episode on YouTube at https://youtu.be/H5px6CQTe8o

Topics covered:

How did Dwarkesh start landing world-class guests?Why is Bryan Caplan such an easy get?How does Dwarkesh think about ideological labels?Dwarkesh explains his pivot towards AIDo intellectuals matter for...

Episode 23 April 2024 1h, 35m and 27s

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