The Slanted Attic Experience

The Slanted Attic Experience

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EP - 14 "Jeremy"
Jul 15 2024
EP - 14 "Jeremy"
Join host Tyler in the latest episode of The Slanted Attic Experience as he welcomes Jeremy, a distinguished Project Manager at Portland State University's Capital Projects & Construction Department. Jeremy, who is currently running for Portland City Council District 4, brings his passion for politics and his vibrant personality to this engaging and thought-provoking discussion. In this compelling episode, delve into the intricacies of Measure 110 in Portland. Jeremy provides nuanced insights into this transformative policy, exploring its implications and potential impacts on the community. His deep love for politics and keen interest in government shine through as he shares his vision for a more equitable and sustainable future. The conversation expands to cover the innovative sustainable methods Jeremy champions in his professional work. Discover his pioneering approaches to construction and resource management that aim to create a greener, more resilient urban environment. The dialogue takes a critical turn as they address the influence of large corporations and the pervasive issue of corruption, offering a candid examination of the challenges and opportunities for meaningful change. Throughout the episode, Tyler and Jeremy navigate a variety of other engaging subjects, weaving in stories and insights that will leave listeners both informed and inspired. From the intricacies of local governance to the broader implications of sustainable practices, this episode promises to be a rich tapestry of ideas and perspectives. Join us every Friday at 10:30AM EST on your favorite streaming platform for a brand new episode! Weekly content available on our social media pages below. https://linktr.ee/slantedattic⁠ Jeremy's Website: Jeremy4PDX.com Donation Link: https://secure.actblue.com/donate/jeremy-beausoleil-smith-for-portland-city-council-1 Jeremy Social Media Username: @Jeremy4PX Links Referenced: https://www.oregon.gov/OHA/HSD/AMH/Pages/Measure110.aspx Movies/Shows Referenced: Lies My Teacher Told Me Fantastic Fungi
EP - 13 "Rachel"
Jun 28 2024
EP - 13 "Rachel"
Join host Tyler in the latest episode of The Slanted Attic Experience as he welcomes Rachel, an experienced GIS Analyst, nature enthusiast, and all-around environmental wizard. Rachel brings a wealth of knowledge and a deep passion for the natural world, making this episode a must-listen for anyone intrigued by the intersection of technology and the environment. Her expertise in Geographic Information System (GIS) mapping, combined with her enthusiasm for nature, offers a unique and compelling perspective on how technology can enhance our understanding and stewardship of the Earth. In this captivating episode, dive into the fascinating world of GIS mapping. Rachel shares how this powerful technology is revolutionizing the way we understand and interact with our planet. From tracking wildlife migration to planning urban landscapes, GIS mapping is a tool that unveils the unseen patterns of our world. The conversation takes a poignant turn as Rachel discusses the recent Hawaii wildfires. She provides an insider's perspective on the challenges of mapping these devastating events and the heroic cleanup efforts that follow. Learn about the innovative techniques used to manage and mitigate the impact of such natural disasters, and hear firsthand accounts of resilience and recovery. With a variety of other engaging subjects on the table, this episode promises to be both enlightening and inspiring. Don't miss this chance to learn from Rachel's wealth of knowledge and passion for the environment. Tune in for an unforgettable journey into the world of GIS, the impact of natural disasters, and the wonders of our planet's geography. Join us every Friday at 10:30AM EST on your favorite streaming platform for a brand new episode!  Weekly content available on our social media pages below. ⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠ https://linktr.ee/slantedattic
EP - 12 "Mackenzie"
Jun 21 2024
EP - 12 "Mackenzie"
Join host Tyler in the latest episode of The Slanted Attic Experience as he sits down with Mackenzie, an experienced commercial beekeeper, food and health enthusiast, and all-around nature aficionado. Mackenzie brings a wealth of knowledge and passion to this enlightening conversation, making it a must-listen for anyone interested in the natural world. In this captivating episode, delve deep into the fascinating world of beekeeping. Mackenzie shares his extensive experience, discussing the intricacies of managing bee colonies and the critical role bees play in our ecosystem. Learn about the remarkable medical uses for bee byproducts, from honey's healing properties to the potential of apitherapy. The conversation then broadens to explore the differences in food and livestock practices between the U.S. and Canada. Mackenzie offers a unique perspective on how these practices impact health, sustainability, and the environment. His insights highlight the importance of understanding where our food comes from and the benefits of more sustainable farming practices. Throughout the episode, Tyler and Mackenzie touch on a variety of other engaging subjects, weaving in stories and insights that will leave listeners both informed and inspired. Whether you're a seasoned beekeeper, a food and health enthusiast, or simply curious about nature, this episode promises to enlighten and entertain. Don't miss this chance to learn from Mackenzie's wealth of knowledge and passion for nature. Tune in for an unforgettable journey into the world of beekeeping, the healing power of bee byproducts, and the fascinating differences in food and livestock practices between two neighboring countries. In an important update for our listeners, The Slanted Attic Experience has encountered some unforeseen software issues, and we're experiencing technical difficulties with our usual video format. We sincerely apologize for any inconvenience this may cause. During the next few weeks, we will be converting to audio-only episodes while we work diligently to resolve these issues. We deeply appreciate your understanding and patience, and rest assured, you'll still receive our regularly scheduled podcasts. We're committed to fixing the problem as soon as possible and returning to our full multimedia experience. Join us every Friday at 10:30AM EST on your favorite streaming platform for a brand new episode! Weekly content available on our social media pages below. ⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠https://linktr.ee/slantedattic⁠ Links Referenced: Bees and other pollinators are key to biodiversity, agriculture and food production | World Economic Forum (weforum.org) American foulbrood - Wikipedia APIMONDIA - Home Walmart has patented autonomous robot bees | World Economic Forum (weforum.org) About Us | Pollinator.org Hassan Yazdani - Wikipedia Brighter Brain Brilliant Life | Jim Kwik
EP - 11 "Luis & Graham"
Jun 14 2024
EP - 11 "Luis & Graham"
Join host Tyler in the latest episode of The Slanted Attic Experience as he welcomes history enthusiasts Luis and Graham for an enthralling and wide-ranging conversation. Before diving into this week's topics, we have an important update for our listeners. The Slanted Attic Experience has encountered some unforeseen software issues, and we're experiencing technical difficulties with our usual video format. We sincerely apologize for any inconvenience this may cause. During the next few weeks, we will be converting to audio-only episodes while we work diligently to resolve these issues. We deeply appreciate your understanding and patience, and rest assured, you'll still receive our regularly scheduled podcasts. We're committed to fixing the problem as soon as possible and returning to our full multimedia experience. This week, delve into the profound impact of the atomic bomb, examining its role in shaping global history, politics, and the modern world. Luis and Graham's deep knowledge of history provides a compelling narrative that brings this pivotal moment to life. The conversation then shifts to a lighter, yet equally fascinating, topic: the expansive universe of Marvel franchises. Discover the cultural significance of these superhero sagas, dissecting their intricate storylines, memorable characters, and the way they've captured the imaginations of audiences worldwide. Luis and Graham share their favorite Marvel moments, offering fresh insights and lively debate. As the episode unfolds, the trio shares personal anecdotes and lighthearted banter about their favorite actors. From timeless icons to contemporary stars, they explore what makes these performers unforgettable, blending humor with heartfelt admiration. Tyler, Luis, and Graham's chemistry creates an engaging dynamic that keeps listeners entertained and informed. With their rich knowledge of history, culture, and geography, Luis and Graham bring fresh perspectives and captivating stories to the table. Don't miss this engaging mix of thought-provoking discussions and delightful tangents. Tune in for an unforgettable journey through time, cinema, and beyond! Join us every Friday at 10:30AM EST on your favorite streaming platform for a brand new episode! Weekly content available on our social media pages below. ⁠⁠⁠⁠https://linktr.ee/slantedattic⁠ Links Referenced: A History of the Modern World by Palmer, R. R. 9780070408265 | eBay Actors Referenced: Leonardo DiCaprio Christian Bale Joe Pesci Tim Robbins