Learn Me Something
Learn Me Something is a podcast that celebrates our ignorance as the beginning of the search for truth. Every week we select diverse subjects outside our neurosphere. The intent is to learn/teach something, for all of us. Recognizing the evolving world we live in, our goal is to teach critical thinking strategies to enable us to see past falsehoods.
What is a cryptocurrency? Do you understand what Bitcoin is? This week we unpack how they work, compare them to how typical currency works, and question its stability and long-term viability.
A gene is the basic physical and functional unit of heredity. Genes, which are made up of DNA, act as instructions to make molecules called proteins. The Human Genome Project estimates humans have between 20,000 and 25,000 genes.