The Reality Check #163: Consciousness + Stranger Danger + Gregorian Monks

Darren defines and discusses consciousness. Elan looks at some data that says that maybe it’s not strangers that we should be afraid of. Adam looks into who created the Gregorian calendar, was it Gregorian Monks?

 

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Show Notes

Conciousness

Consciousness Explained book review

Strangers
Stats on Child Abductions

Freakonomic – Cost of fearing strangers

Stats on murders of women

Acquaintance Rape stats

Gregorian Monks

Gregorian chant – Wikipedia
Gregorian calendar – Wikipedia

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