August 24, 2021

EP. 119 — The Science of Addiction with Judith Grisel (Re-Release)

This week on Factually we’re re-releasing one of our favorite episodes, in which Adam and renowned behavioral neuroscientist Judith Grisel discuss their battles with addiction, the neuroscience of how substance dependence works in the brain, and how the brain changes after recovery.


FACT-119-20210824-GriselReRun-RCv01-DYN.mp3 Speaker 1 [00:00:22] Hello and welcome to Factually. I’m Adam Conover, it’s so wonderful to have you join me once again as I talked to an amazing expert about all the incredible things that they know that I don’t know and that you don’t know, and to have both of our minds be blown together. We’re going to have a blast. Thank you for being here. Now, this episode is a little bit different. For the past month or so, I have been hard at work filming my new Netflix show. It’s called ‘The G Word.’ It’s going to be all about how the U.S. government works, all of its promises and perils and pitfalls. It’s going to be coming out on Netflix. We do not have a release date yet, but we are finally shooting it after being paused for over a year from COVID. I’m very, very excited about it, can’t wait for you to see it. However, that means that we were so busy shooting, we actually were

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