Episode 24 - Joe and Luke Answer Fan Questions

July 9, 2018
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Hey fans! How long does the Thunk Tank crew spend writing every week? How long do they spend making music? Is Luke really a half-frog man?

Do you have questions for the Thunk Tank crew? Apparently, some of you do! Join us in our latest episode where we answer at least a few of your questions!

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Episode 23 - What Is “Good” Teaching? Stories and Philosophies of Education

June 23, 2018
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What is "good" teaching? Join us in this week's episode as a professor, music teacher, and brewer discuss their experiences (and philosophies) of education -- from teaching toddlers how to play piano to explaining to adult toddlers how they're not always "right". Oh, and we drink some fineeee beers as well!

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Episode 22 - Is College Worth It? The Pros and Cons of Higher Education

June 10, 2018
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Is a college degree worth what it used to be? What other options should one consider in today's inundated degree market? Join us in this week's episode as we discuss the pros, cons, and true purpose behind a university education.

Please check out Thunk Tank Podcast’s blog where professor Joe discusses his further experiences with higher ed. And as always if you enjoy what you hear, consider sharing, rating/reviewing, and subscribing on Patreon to support us!

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Episode 21 - Composer Nathan Hudson—A Conversation About Craft Beer and Music

June 1, 2018
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Where's the nexus between craft beer and music? Right here! Join us with our very special guest in this week's episode, composer Nathan Hudson, as we explore fine craft beer and the art of musical compostion.

Please check out Thunk Tank Podcast’s website and blog, including the blog post from this episode about how to enjoy craft and creativity. And as always if you enjoy what you hear, consider sharing, rating/reviewing, and subscribing on Patreon to support us!

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Episode 20 - Nuclear Weapons: Cons, and Pros?

May 18, 2018
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We’re all terrified of nuclear warfare, but are there pros in addition to the obvious cons? More importantly, how has nuclear proliferation shaped our world so far, and how will it continue to define our sociopolitical regimes in the future?

On topic things we touch upon:
    • The original a-bomb (Hiroshima and Nagasaki)
    • Cold War era poitics
    • Nuclear energy, safety, and future tech
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Join us as we discuss these issues – and of course, fancy craft beers – in this week’s episode!

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Episode 19 - Author Kevin Clouther: A Conversation About Writing, Music, and Artistic Expression

May 10, 2018
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Join us this week as we hang out with author Kevin Clouther. In this episode we chat about everything from short stories, to music, and of course, craft beer. Specifically, Kevin helped us discuss the many connections between the skills and expressivity of both writing and music. We also talked about his short story collection We Were Flying to Chicago which you can check out here

Please check out Thunk Tank Podcast’s new website and blog, and as always, if you enjoy what you hear, consider sharing, rating/reviewing, and subscribing on Patreon to support us!

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    • Burrial Beer Co. - Ashville, NC: Scythe Rye 7.0% (IPA)
    • Mikkeller Brewing - San Diego, CA: Waves Bølger 7.3% (IPA)
    • Barrier Brewing Co - Oceanside, NY: Money IPA 7.3%
    • Night Shift Brewing - Everett, MA: Morph IPA
    • Sand City Brewing Co - Northport, NY: A Diamond in the Rough 8.5% (Imperial/Double IPA)

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Episode 18 - Are Ghosts Real?

April 30, 2018
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Do you believe in ghosts? Do ghosts believe in you? What about spirits or the paranormal? Do supernatural beings actually come out on Halloween or is the whole thing bullshit? Join as we get extra spooky (and sloshy) in this week’s episode where we discuss all things related to ghosts, including our usual dose of science and healthy skepticism.

Please check out this episodes blog post “Ghosts, Spirits, and the Paranormal: How to Approach the Supernatural with Healthy Skepticism” here, and as always, if you enjoy what you hear, consider sharing, rating/reviewing, and subscribing on Patreon to support us!

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Episode 17- Welcome to the Drunk Tank

April 21, 2018
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Pump up your BAC and dive into the drunk tank with us.  If a thunk tank is a nice balance between thinking and drinking...this is not that.  Normally reserved for our Patreon only fans, this is our topicless episode where we get extra drunk on craft beer and... 

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  • Sierra Nevada- Torpedo IPA||
  • Other beers we can't remember 😜
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Episode 16 - Political Polarization on the Left and Right

April 6, 2018
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So you're saying...you're alt right? Alt left? Is there room in-between anymore in our increasingly polarized political theatre for moderation and compromise.  Has political correctness gone too far? Is there a free speech crisis on college campuses?

Join the Thunk Tank crew as we discuss the state of modern political polarization in America . Good think we had some beers on hand for this one. Perhaps politicians should follow suit? X)

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Episode 15 - Oceans of the World and Beyond

March 19, 2018
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What exactly is an 'ocean'? And more interestingly, what's in them? Seems like simple enough questions, until you begin exploring the deep trenches of unseen life both here on Earth as well as on moons throughout our Solar System! So crack a beer and dive 🤮 in with us as we tackle the immense and wonderous topic of oceans in this week's episode!

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