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A Worldview Apart

Jun 22, 2017

This episode of A Worldview Apart explores the controversial theory that ancient people's adoption of agriculture was driven by the pursuit of opioid chemicals found in cereal grains and milk. Eric links the addictive qualities of these compounds to food addictions, and to social acceptance of the many negative impacts...


Jun 7, 2017

Episode 2 of A Worldview Apart explores some of the drawbacks of agriculture, focusing first on environmental impacts, then on those that relate to human health. Eric talks about the physical degeneration seen in cultures who transitioned from non-agricultural lifeways to agricultural diets more recently, and reviews...