A great listen - intriguing, relatable and so true! You will learn a lot about your world and yourself.
-Pauline Davies, award-winning radio broadcaster, host and producer for BBC World Service, Professor at ASU
Have you been zombified?
Is something taking over your brain? Zombified is a new podcast about how we are vulnerable to being hijacked by things that are not us. From microbes hijacking behavior, to humans influencing each other, to our brains being taken over by social media, we talk about why zombification happens, why we are susceptible to it, and what we can do about it. Hosted by Dr. Athena Aktipis, a Psychology Professor at ASU and the founder of the Zombie Apocalypse Medicine Alliance, and co-hosted by zombie enthusiast Dave Lundberg-Kenrick, “Zombified” takes a radically interdisciplinary approach to the science of zombification. If you enjoy fresh brains, this podcast is for you!
Season 1 Episodes
We are all zombified
Zombified is an educational podcast about how we are vulnerable to be controlled by things and what that means for our future. It features interviews with ASU Psychology Department faculty, other ASU faculty and scholars from outside of ASU talking about forces beyond our control that affect our behavior. It covers diverse disciplines including evolutionary biology, psychology, parasitology, microbiology, computer science and more.
Your Zombified hosts
I can't believe this is really happening
Your co-host, Dave Lundberg-Kenrick, is a filmmaker, media specialist and zombie movie enthusiast. Dave is also part of the Psychology Department at ASU, but his official title is so long and convoluted that he can't even remember what it is.
Aktipis Lab Z-Team
Who's on your Z-team?
Psychological by Lemi
It's something psychological with you - makes me act the way I do.
Listen to our theme song "Psychological" by the very talented Lemi and featuring Novi.
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