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GenYChron Ep. 0018 – Birthdays, Pareto distributions and spirit molecules

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Join us this week as we talk about empirical evidence for birthday-dependent personalities, the eerie predominance of naturally occurring inequality within our universe and a psychedelic substance that our bodies produce, known as N,N-Dimethyltryptamine (DMT).

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GenYChron Ep. 0017 – Ethnopediatrics, co-sleeping and Jólabókaflóðið

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We’re back! After our three-month podcasting hiatus we dive into some parent-friendly topics ranging from child-rearing practices in different cultures, the prevalence of bed sharing outside North America and research surrounding the risks and rewards of co-sleeping. Also, with Christmas just 37 days away, we talk about our plan to adopt a traditional Icelandic gift-giving practice called “Jólabókaflóðið”.

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"On the Gen Y Chronicles podcast, we distill and share new provoking ideas about important, but underrated topics...

Or sometimes we just shoot the breeze"

  • Education reform – home schooling, Montessori, Waldorf, free university, online university
  • The ever-growing polarization of political ideologies – SJWs vs. alt-right, echo chambers, tribalism
  • Real nutrition, fitness and your DNA – sugar epidemic, gut bacteria, inflammation
  • Cities made for people – Europe vs. the Americas, cars vs. transit, urban jungle vs. suburbia
  • Discussions about outdated laws – alcohol, cannabis, voting age
  • New interpretations about religion – critical thinking, meta physics, holism
  • The language of relationships and marriage – long-distance, cross-cultural and online
  • Navigating bureaucracy and government reform – immigration to Germany and Canada, living abroad
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