58: The Social Robots are Coming! (with Kerstin Dautenhahn)

02.11.2023 • 00:49:02

Can we create wise robots? Kerstin Dautenhahn joins Igor and Charles to dive into the intriguing world of social robots, the finer points of “Robotiqu...

57: The Epic Challenge of Knowing Thyself (with David Dunning)

07.10.2023 • 01:03:02

Can we ever really know ourselves, or are we destined to always make overly optimistic self-assessments? David Dunning joins Igor and Charles to discu...

56: Awe Reloaded (with Dacher Keltner)

29.08.2023 • 00:50:08

Have we overlooked a major source of awe, right under our collective noses? Dacher Keltner returns to the On Wisdom studio to discuss his new book "Aw...

55: Wise of the Machines (with Sina Fazelpour)

05.08.2023 • 01:04:20

How can we make AI wiser? And could AI make us wiser in return? Sina Fazelpour joins Igor and Charles to discuss the problem of bias in algorithms, ho...

54: Emotions Are Not What You Think (with Lisa Feldman Barrett )

30.05.2023 • 00:49:04

What actually are “emotions” and how are they made? Lisa Feldman Barrett joins Igor and Charles to discuss what we’ve got right and what we’ve got com...

53: Moral Reframing and The Science of Political Persuasion (with Robb Willer)

10.04.2023 • 00:59:36

How can you persuade someone who disagrees with you on everything? In this episode, we discover the secrets of political persuasion with Robb Willer, ...

52: World Wide Wisdom (with Deepak Ramola)

05.01.2023 • 00:55:12

Imagine gathering hard-earned lessons from survivors of human trafficking in Nepal, middle school children in Afghanistan, refugees in Europe, and eve...

51: Tricky Colleagues and Contagious Emotions (with Tessa West)

16.11.2022 • 00:57:48

How do we respond wisely to foolish behaviour in the workplace? Tessa West joins Igor and Charles to talk about the most common types of ‘jerks at wor...

50: Morality Meets World (with Joshua Greene)

10.10.2022 • 00:57:28

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49: Wise Goals (with Ayelet Fishbach)

31.08.2022 • 00:47:44

What does goal-setting have to do with wisdom and how do we pick wise goals? Ayelet Fishbach joins Igor and Charles to discuss the dangers of moving t...