The Podcast

Relationships: From Vertical to Lateral

In your relationships you maintain, are you an equal, or is there a hierarchy, or pecking order in your social order?  Should these relationships be vertical or lateral?

Executive Producer:
Sir Sean of the Allegheny Valley

Left Brained / Right Brained

Have you ever been referred to as "Right Brained" or "Left Brained," not in a political sense, but in a logical or creative sense? The different halves of the brain each have primary functions in addition to redundant functions to keep us moving and grooving.  

Executive Producer: Sir Sean of the Allegheny Valley

How does the brain work?:

Right side of brain compensates for speech loss after stroke, study finds

Left brain vs. right brain: Fact and fiction:

Lots of Pictures:

The split brain: A tale of two halves:

Neurohealth Properties of Hericium erinaceus (Lion's Mane Mushrooms) Mycelia Enriched with Erinacines:

Mushrooms magnify memory by boosting nerve growth:

Yawns, Cellphones, and Postures

Driving down the road the other day, I saw some people on their cellphone and I felt the urge to grab mine.  Where does this urge come from?  How similar is it to yawns and postures?

More Than Just a Button Mushroom

Mushrooms ain't just for eating anymore. They are an intregal part of the greater forest life cycle. But they can also be used in so many other ways that not many of us even considered thinking about!

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Nutritional quality of Oyster Mushroom (Pleurotus Ostreatus) as affected by osmotic pretreatments and drying methods:

A Review of Mushrooms as a Potential Source of Dietary Vitamin D:

New Type Of Diesel Fuel Found In Patagonia Fungus:

Replace styrafoam:

Fantastic Fungi:


Cultivated Meats

The FDA has approved the sale of lab grown chicken meats to the general public in the United States of America. Is this a blessing or a curse? Is it greener and healthier? Are there more benefits to it than merely reducing the slaughter of animals? What other alternatives can we look at?

Executive Producer:
Sir Sean of the Allegheny Valley

From May 2020:

"Meat" the future; FDA approves lab-grown meat:


Dopamine Withdrawls

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Sir Sean of the Allegheny Valley

Have we ever been to a point where we've been down, and start in on a self-destructive behavior? Have we been able to make a mental note as to why we are doing what we are doing, or do we just go about doing things, in search of dopamine, in an attempt to make us feel better?

An Olive Branch

Have we ever wronged or been wronged by someone? How do we attempt to show we'd like to make ammends? How strong are we to let bygones be bygones and bury the hatchet at the end of the day? Is this something that can be done in one fell swoop, with no additional casualties?

Executive Producer:
Sir Sean of the Allegheny Valley

Isn't It Ioniq

My car has finally been sent to the body shop, and I have been given a rental car to make my life easier. I ended up with a hybrid car and I would like to share my insights on using it.

Executive Producers:
Sir Sean of the Allegheny Valley
Christopher Battles

Clothes Make the Man

"Clothes make the man," or do they?  How does what we wear influence people's thought of who we are before we speak?

A Great Famine

I attempt to review the book "Tombstone: The Great Chinese Famine, 1958-1962"

Executive Producer: Sir Sean of the Allegheny Valley

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