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Thecuriousmanspodcast

Oct 1, 2022

In this episode Matt Crawford speaks with author Steven Jones about his book: Universities Under Fire. The view of Higher Education, scholars, historians and academics has shifted lately toward a negative light. Some Universities opt to not have people who espouse dissenting opinions on their grounds. How did we...


Oct 1, 2022

In this interview Matt Crawford speaks with author Jim Geraghty about his book, Inside the Orphan Drug Revolution. Advances in medicine have made treatments for severe illnesses more common place but what about those thousands of classified "rare" diseases that still affect hundreds of thousands? The drug that treat...


Sep 21, 2022

Matt Crawford speaks with author Vasundra Tailor about her debut novel, The Secret of Elephants. Navsari, India. Nirmala spends her day taking care of her sick son in an abusive and loveless marriage. Penniless yet living across the street from the mansion her grandfather built, inhabited by her cruel aunt who refuses...


Sep 6, 2022

Matt Crawford speaks with authors Dr. Perry Zurn nd Dr. Dani Bassett about their book: Curious Minds. What is curiosity and how do we define it? Is it just the simple act of accumulating information to share at parties. Zurn and Bassett delve into what makes us all curious and how science, philosophy and...


Aug 30, 2022

Matt Crawford speaks with Dr. Jay Baruch about his book, Tornado of Life. Very few people enjoy going to the doctor and obviously no one, wants to go to the ER, so how do you deal with people who may be going through the worst moment of their lives? How do you show compassion and avoid being desensitized day after day...