Power Hour: Dan Sullivan on Human Flourishing

On this episode, Alex interviews Dan Sullivan, founder of Strategic Coach, about the significance of the human flourishing concept for all human endeavors and a new podcast Alex and Dan will co-host in the near future. Go to HumanFlourishingMovement.com to get updates about the new project.   Download Episode 140 with Dan Sullivan   Subscribe to Power Hour on iTunes …

The next 4 years of energy policy

Last week I was interviewed on the Reason.com podcast by leading libertarian thinker Nick Gillespie. The subject was the new administration’s energy policy–and, more broadly, what the right energy policy is. The interview was supposed to last 20 minutes but it ended up lasting an hour. Nick asked great questions and we covered some ground I haven’t covered in other …

Power Hour: Dr. Edward Calabrese on the Science of Environmental Danger

On this episode, Alex interviews Dr. Edward Calabrese, professor of toxicology at the Department of Environmental Health Sciences in the School of Public Health at the University of Massachusetts at Amherst, about the linear no-threshold dose-response model, which regulatory agencies use to set pollution standards, and his findings about a more realistic “hormetic” response model that could improve regulatory standards …

Power Hour: Dr. Patrick Frank on the Accuracy of Climate Models

On this episode, Alex interviews Dr. Patrick Frank, member of the scientific staff of the Stanford Synchrotron Radiation Lightsource/SLAC at Stanford University, on the physics of the greenhouse effect, analyzing the accuracy of climate models, and the politics and pseudo-science in climate catastrophism. Check out the Youtube video of Dr. Frank’s presentation on the accuracy of general circulation climate models. …

Power Hour: Ethan Atwood on An Amazing Advocacy Success Story

A couple months ago I spoke to the Alaska Oil and Gas Association and met a very bright industry member, Ethan Atwood, who told me how he and his company had become incredibly effective advocates by using the moral case for fossil fuels. To watch the interview with Ben Mankiewiecz of The Young Turks, click here. If you want to …

Power Hour: Marian Tupy on Human Progress

On this episode, Alex interviews Marian Tupy, Senior Policy Analyst at CATO’s Center for Global Liberty and Prosperity and editor of HumanProgress.org, about the state of human progress, economic inequality, and some fundamental differences between Europe and America. Download Episode 135 with Marian Tupy Subscribe to Power Hour on iTunes Subscribe to Power Hour on PlayerFM

Power Hour: Dr. Denis Rancourt on the True Physics of CO2

On the latest episode of Power Hour, I interviewed physicist Denis Rancourt, one of the most intelligent scientists I have ever spoken to, about the true physics of CO2. You can find the work and publications of Professor Rancourt at his blog Climate Guy. His paper on radiation physics and CO2 can be found here. The lecture based on the …

Power Hour: Dr. Amesh Adalja on the Threat of Infectious Diseases

On this episode I talk to Dr. Amesh Adalja, infectious disease specialist and professor at the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, about the nature of infectious diseases, epidemics, and how to master these natural threats both on an individual level and on a societal level. Download Episode 133 with Amesh Adalja Subscribe to Power Hour on iTunes Subscribe to …

Power Hour: Christopher Horner on How Green Activists Manipulate Government

On this episode I talk to Christopher Horner, Senior Fellow at the Competitive Enterprise Institute and Senior Legal Fellow at the Energy & Environment Legal Institute, about how green activists have hijacked the EPA and other executive agencies, how government employees are hiding their collaboration with activists groups from public scrutiny via private email accounts, and what Chris and his …