Episode 42 - Untouched Civilizations, Media Evolution, and GPlus Collections
We discuss the story of an American missionary killed on North Sentinel Island - a forbidden Island off the coast of India which has been isolated for tens of thousands of years.
- Complaints about the trains in the northeast US
- Some updates on my sabbatical projects
- Followup on my discussion with David Pietrusza: Teddy Roosevelt, and the society at the turn-of-the-20th-century.
- Answer a listeners question about Google Plus's strategy
Stories on the North Sentinelese:
Guardian: DNA Tests
NPR - Booker T Washington dining with Teddy Roosevelt
Slow Burn Podcast - Aaron mentioned with more on Watergate
Google Plus: Read more about Google’s Friend Group research in 2010 - this is the research that led them to create Google Plus, and why it was compelling at the time.
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