pod.link copied!
How to Know What's Real
How to Know What's Real
The Atlantic

Now that the internet, social media, and AI are integrated into much of our lives, it’s easy to lose our grip on... more

Listen now on

Apple Podcasts
Google Podcasts
Podcast Addict
Pocket Casts
Player FM
Podcast Republic


How to be Immortal Online

With digital spaces regularly evolving and updating, and the infinite scroll beckoning to us at all times, this episode questions... more

17 Jun 2024 · 37 minutes
How to Win at Real Life

Games can serve as an escape from reality—but they can also shape our understanding of trust, collaboration, and what might... more

10 Jun 2024 · 32 minutes
How to Keep Watch

With smartphones in our pockets and doorbell cameras cheaply available, our relationship with video as a form of proof is... more

03 Jun 2024 · 28 minutes
How to Trust Your Brain Online

This episode explores the web’s effects on our brains and how narrative, repetition, and even a focus on replaying memories... more

27 May 2024 · 33 minutes
How to Live in a Digital City

While the vibrance, innovation, and cacophony of online life can feel completely unlike anything humanity has ever created before, its... more

20 May 2024 · 28 minutes
How to Know Who’s Real

Social media has made it easier to build more parasocial relationships with celebrities and influencers. What impact are those connections... more

13 May 2024 · 28 minutes
Introducing: How to Know What's Real

What is “real life,” now that the internet and AI are integrated into so much that we do? In the... more

22 Apr 2024 · 2 minutes
Can We Keep Time?

It can be tough to face our own mortality. Keeping diaries, posting to social media, and taking photos are all... more

15 Jan 2024 · 41 minutes
Time Tips From the Universe

Time can feel like a subjective experience—different at different points in our lives. It’s also a real, measurable thing. The... more

08 Jan 2024 · 36 minutes
How to Rest

Between making time for work, family, friends, exercise, chores, shopping—the list goes on and on—it can feel like a huge... more

01 Jan 2024 · 34 minutes
How to Know What's Real
How to be Immortal Online
How to Know What's Real
Claim your free pod.link
Customize to match your brand
Claim a memorable URL
Add your own Google Analytics
Confirm Ownership

To claim this podcast, you must confirm your ownership via the email address located in your podcast’s RSS feed (pod****@theatlantic.com). If you cannot access this email, please contact your hosting provider.