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You Don't Have to Yell

Dec 1, 2022

Almost 80 years ago, the world discovered a carbon-free way to generate vast amounts of energy via nuclear power. While it remains the most reliable source of zero-carbon electricity, it's barely mentioned in conversations around combatting climate change.

In this episode, Mark Nelson of Radiant Energy Group...


Nov 24, 2022

The removal of Donald Trump and other prominent conservatives from social media platforms prompted cries of censorship from the right. Elon Musk's decision to reinstate these figures on Twitter has prompted similar pushback from the left.

In this episode (originally published in August of 2021) Ben Studebaker discusses...


Nov 17, 2022

As the Fed raises interest rates to fight inflation, the economic models they use include energy as a small part of the overall picture. Is that model flawed?

Jed Dorsheimer, head of Group Head of Energy & Sustainability at William Blair and former advisor on US Energy Policy to the Obama Administration explains how...


Nov 10, 2022

Mark Bauer of Rank the Vote joins Dan to discuss the surprising impact independent candidates had in this year's midterm elections, Donald Trump's political future, and what that means for electoral reforms such as ranked choice voting.

All opinions expressed are solely those of Mark and Dan and do not reflect those of...


Nov 3, 2022

Globalization has resulted in higher living standards, cheaper products, and brought many out of poverty. It's also reduced the ability of states to manage their economies and safeguard the well being of their citizens.

Ben Studebaker discusses how nationalist movements and autocraticies have gained strength as a...