Here We Are show

Here We Are

Summary: Join comedian Shane Mauss as he interviews science experts across the country in a journey to find out what makes us who we are.


 Organizational Behavior | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 01:27:29

This week we talk about how psychological traits link up to job performance, consumer preferences, and ideology. We also explore an automated online service, translating digital footprints into psycho-demographic profiles.

 Chimp Haven | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 00:51:39

This week we talk chimps with Ruth Frazier and Leilani Case of Chimp Haven.

 Botany | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 00:56:47

This week we dive deep into the world of botany and talk plant life with New Orleans based botanist Jennifer Blanchard.

 Happiness | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 00:43:47

Sonja Lyubomirsky is a professor in the Department of Psychology at the University of California, Riverside and author of the bestseller The How of Happiness: A Scientific Approach to Getting the Life You Want. This week we talk about strategies backed by research that can be used to increase happiness.

 Psychedelics + Policy | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 01:14:18

Brad Burge is Director of Communications and Marketing at the Multidisciplinary Association for Psychedelic Studies (MAPS). This week we talk about psychedelic research and drug policy reform.

 Evaluation + Expression | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 00:58:39

S. Christian Wheeler is a consumer behavior researcher who studies the formation, change, and expression of evaluations. This week we talk about ambivalence, mixed evaluations toward targets, and analysis paralysis.

 Time + Decisions | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 00:43:19

Hal Hershfield is an Assistant Professor at UCLA’s Anderson School of Management. This week we talk about the passage of time and how it's perceptions influence decision-making and consumer behavior.

 Psychedelics + Healing | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 01:19:30

This week we talk about psychedelics and their role in treating people suffering from posttraumatic stress disorder.

 Pregnancy + Maternity | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 01:12:02

Dr. Jennifer Hahn-Holbrook is an assistant professor in Psychology at Chapman University. This week we talk about the psychological impacts of biological changes surrounding pregnancy and breastfeeding.

 Threat + Decision | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 01:19:14

Colin Holbrook is a Research Scientist at the UCLA Center for Behavior, Evolution, & Culture. This week we talk about fight or flight decision-making under threat and parental vigilance.

 We Are All Criminals | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 00:52:14

Emily Baxter is the Director of We Are All Criminals and a current Fellow at the University of Minnesota Law School’s Robina Institute of Criminal Law and Criminal Justice. This week we talk about the criminal justice system and second chances.

 Live | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 01:29:16

Live from the Cape Fear Comedy Festival with guests Julian Keith, Kate Nooner, Len Lecci from UNCW Department of Psychology. The first ever live episode we've ever done.

 Wine + Terroir | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 01:18:29

This week we talk wine and terroir with geology professor Scott Burns.

 Hacking | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 01:18:29

Bryan Seely is a world famous ethical hacker, cyber security expert, public speaker and author of "Cyber Fraud: The Web of Lies." This week we talk about hacking and cyber security.

 Primates | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 01:23:00

Klaree Boose joins us this week as we dig deep into primate behavior and cognition.


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