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Zach Schepis
Zach Schepis worked at BTR from 2013-2017 as an intern, staff writer, podcast producer, and Editor-in-Chief for BTRread.
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It’s my last episode hosting Third Eye Weekly, and it’s been one long, strange, and beautiful trip. To highlight this, I’ve culled together a “best-of” compilation of my favorite interviews from over the years, including Malcolm Gladwell, Jonathon Keats, and Neil Harbisson.
We’re joined by special guest Brian Primack. He’s director of the Center for Research on Media, Technology and Health at the University of Pittsburgh. Recently, he was the co-author of a study revealing that social media use can lead to feelings of increased social isolation.
We’re joined by special guest Dr. Robert Nolan, he’s here to talk with us about how electronic counseling can lower the risk of high blood pressure.
We’re joined by special guest Alexandra Stein, a writer and educator specializing in the social psychology of ideological extremism and other dangerous social relationships. She recently published her second book, “Terror, Love and Brainwashing: Attachment in Cults and Totalitarian Systems,” and she’ll be joining us to talk about it.
We’re joined by special guest George Lucas, an internationally respected ethicist who recently published “Ethics and Cyber Warfare: The Quest for Responsible Security in the Age of Digital Warfare,” which delves into the often confounding realm of cyber conflict.
We talk about living with roommates and interview Carol Robles Roman about human trafficking and reproductive rights.

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