The Ads of Your Dreams and Evolving Culture

A group of dream researchers are calling for the regulation of commercial dream manipulation, so Jeff and Anthony take a look at whether we need to worry about brands incepting our dreams. Then, a new study suggests that human culture may be driving evolution faster than genetic mutations. Anthony and Jeff examine the ramifications of looking at global culture as the next evolutionary step.

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Today’s stories:   

This one, submitted by Mark “No Nickname” Nuhfer: https://boingboing.net/2021/06/14/advertisers-trying-to-target-your-dreams.html?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=advertisers-trying-to-target-your-dreams

And this one, submitted by Greg Crumbliss: https://www.livescience.com/amp/culture-evolves-faster-than-genes.html

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