What does software do for helping us to
customize our physical creations?
Where is our awareness focused? Why does it
focus there? How does it focus there?
How does 3D engineering work?
How do you find the most important constraints
that are the obstacles in your way?
How do you focus?
What are the properties of thermal
What should I understand about physics as a
What are geotelematics? (10 minutes
What would be the best way to track all of the
items at my airbnb?
What is threat detection and how did you learn
Will hardware manufacturing come down in price
What is network infrastructure?
What are the most important things to knoow
about self-reliance and self-sufficiency?
What is different about the western US and how
did it contribute to the development of blockchain and
What is ‘code is law’?
Why is it important to trust 3rd parties less
in our current age?
Trust is the lubricant that creates positive
Maybe impossible to overstate the value of
The invisible infrastructure of
What is the reserve banking system?
Where do we find ourselves today?
cultural, political and economic
Trust is explicit for all these vast numbers of
People are habituated to the convenience of
high trust but we now might be in a low trust meta
How do you play the long game when everyone
else is playing the short game or the evil game?
How do you establish institutions so that long
games can be freely played?
How did so many unelected people get so much
power in the United States?
What is the ideal way of promoting and giving
community resources to the community?
How do bureaucracies destroy transparency and
accountability in the United States?
Were politicians ever not actors?
What are the subtle effects of living in urban,
suburban, and rural environments?
Why do I hate hyperspecialization so
What have you been 3D printing?
How do we ground our roles in reality rather
than complete performance?
What is the best way to operate and why is it
always in “the truth”?
Why do so many people refuse to find feedback
mechanisms (40 minutes)?
What separates people who want to build worlds
and consume worlds?
How can you deliver feedback to someone who
both wants it and does not want it at the same time?
What do you know about entropy and what is its
connection to purpose?
What is the difference between maintenance and
Why are some people compelled to
How do you master tools and materials in order
to build in-flow?
Why are mountain and rural people so practical?
How does that influence their philosophy?
What is trim carpentry?
What is the difference between carpentry and
What are the constraints for building
What are all the differences between all the
What is the environment you are building the
What are the constraints of the
What is my soil composition?
How do you anchor things into the
What is pressure treated lumbar?
What is a skid lower?
What is rammed earth?
What is the easiest place to build something in
the United States in regards to permitting?
What is the water situation in
Water is the new gold and artificial
constraints will make it insane
What is the value of energy?
How do we determine a viable versus a negative
What is NFT marketplace on Cardano
About the Podcast
The world is currently undergoing a meaning crisis. Many of the age-old dogmas, traditions, and ideologies we once drew wisdom from have shown deep flaws. Where do we go from here? Join Stewart Alsop, as he and his guests share the many lessons they’ve learned exploring this question, and as they pierce through the facade of ideology and instead seek to interact with experience as it actually is.