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Interviews

UC San Diego To Probe How Humans Became Aware Of Death
KPBS Midday Edition 
Audio file .mp3 (6 MB)

Climate Denial is Human
Radio Ecoshock 
Audio file .mp3 (25 MB) 

Tech Nation with Dr. Moira Gunn
National Public Radio (NPR) 
Audio file .mp3 (23 MB)

The evolutionary power of Denial
The Current with Anna Maria Tremonti from CBC Radio Canadian Broadcasting Corporation
"to really understand how we reached the top of the evolutionary ladder you have to be in denial." 
Audio Link .mp3

Q&A with the author
La Jolla Light, by Pat Sherman
"Dr. Ajit Varki's inquisitive mind never seems to rest."  Q&A.pdf

Tricking ourselves into being human
San Diego Union Tribune, Is denial what makes us human?, By John Wilkens
"...an eyebrow-raising shot across the bow of conventional thinking about evolution..."  Is denial what makes us human?.pdf

NewsTalk (Dublin, Ireland)
Moncrieff with Sean Moncrieff
Audio Link .mp3

So You Think You'll Live Forever: PW Talks With Ajit Varki
Publishers Weekly, By Will Boisvert
"...the defiance of mortality is what makes us human."