Good ideas for big problems.

Hear This Idea is a podcast about ideas for solving important problems, and the people trying to figure them out. Check out our episodes, or listen anywhere you get podcasts:

The hosts are long-time friends Fin Moorhouse (right) and Luca Righetti (left). Luca is a Research Fellow at Open Philanthropy, and Fin is a Researcher at Longview Philanthropy.[1]

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Note that each episode also has an episode-specific feedback link.

Amplify grants 📢

Last year, we ran a small grants program for podcasts and other creative media projects that spread ideas to help humanity navigate this century. We’re happy to have supported some great projects!

See the Amplify projects →

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Above all this show is made possible by our amazing producer Jason Cotrebil.

Thanks also to Claudia for creating full transcripts of each episode, to Jonas Kgomo for helping improve a previous version of this website, and to Type III Audio for letting us use their audio player.

  1. Small print: Hear This Idea is an entirely personal project, and is not affiliated with our current employers! ↩︎