Episode 94: jews & templars (the untold story) episode 93: dragon mother (a conversation, with michael black) episode 92: spiritual practices (with rupert sheldrake. Unfortunately, nowhere in the sokal hoax is alan sokal's transgressing the boundaries: toward a transformative hermeneutics of quantum gravity considered purely as art.
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