Eric Weinstein is an American managing director of Thiel Capital, Peter Thiel’s investment firm, a position he has held since 2015.Though not an academic physicist, he proposed a unified theory of physics in 2013. He and his brother Bret Weinstein coined the term Intellectual Dark Web to refer to an informal group of pundits. Eric is a vocal critic of modern academic hierarchies and advocates for advances in scientific theory over an emphasis on experimental results. We discuss funding, academic freedom, and theoretical vs experimental physics.
55:00 What’s the differencebetween TOE’s and GUTs?
1:55:00 Wind down
Russell von Ohlhausen
Russell is a transpersonal ontologist, research astrologer, & consciousness catalyzer; his work reflects a lifetime of study of science, religions, myths, metaphysics & most importantly —nature —and what they reveal about consciousness & human behavior.