Exploring the liminal space between science and spirituality, philosophy and politics, art, creativity – working towards the conscious evolution of humanity.

 
Accidental gods aims to provide all the tools we could ever need to understand the potential of this moment – and ourselves within it. Unconscious evolution got us this far: now we can make the next step one of conscious evolution, consciously chosen.
 
In a world where ideas grow faster than anything, we curate the cutting edge of neuroscience and psycho-technologies, connected spirituality and resilience, politics, philosophy and human creativity so that – together – we can choose a different future.

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#30 Imagineering 2: Weaving a flourishing future with Miki Kashtan

In this second of two episodes, practical visionary, Miki Kashtan, lays out her visions of a flourishing, generative future based on providing for the needs of all – the human and More-Than-Human world. And how to get there.

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#29 Imagineering: ReWeaving the Human Fabric with Miki Kashtan – Part 1

How can we reweave the fabric of humanity to create a world where everyone’s deepest needs are met?

How do we even know what our deepest needs are – for security (physical and emotional), freedom, connection and meaning? Miki Kashtan gives us answers – and a vision of the future.

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#28 Fierce Tenderness and White Horse Hill Woman: the teachings of Carolyn Hillyer

Musician, artist, maker-of-ceremony and guardian of the ancestors of the land, Carolyn Hillyer talks – and sings – about the three things that take care of this land: a deep honouring of the ancestors, a fierce guardianship, and the absolute heart-felt connection of tribe.

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#27 No More Rat Race. Creating a world without bullshit jobs – with renegade economist, Della Duncan

What if our work made our hearts sing every day? What if everyone were paid what they were actually worth? What if the profits went into the community, to build the better world our hearts know is possible? How would that actually work? Let’s find out!

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#26 This Civilisation is definitely finished. No more ‘business as usual’ – we need to turn towards life

Business as usual has brought us to the edge of extinction. Can we switch off our complacency and turn towards life in time?

Raw, honest thoughts from Professor Rupert Read of Extinction Rebellion.

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#25 Nurturing our bodies and souls: Talking to Abel Pearson of Glasbren

How can we feed our bodies and our souls?

Abel Pearson, founder of Glasbren community supported agriculture farm in West Wales shared his connection to the land, his spiritual practice – and his re-visioning of community, food and spirit.

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#24 Humanity Rising: the global summit that will change the future

If we’re on the edge of chaos, how can we bring all the good ideas together – the right people with the right skills at the right time – and craft an ecosystem of ecosystems to affect radical change? How can we save ourselves from extinction.

Humanity Rising offers an answer.

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#23 When we can’t meet in person, how do we make heartfelt connections? A second conversation with Sarah Schlote

In this time of lockdown, how can we make the connections that we need to feel safe – in our bodies, in our relationships, in our Zoom calls and out in the world? Through these, how can we come to feel truly alive? In part 2 of our conversation with therapist Sarah Schlote, we explore how we can find resilience in the new world we inhabit.

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#22 Activism in Service to the Earth: a conversation with Gail Bradbrook of Extinction Rebellion

Gail Bradbrook is best known as being one of the co-founders of Extinction Rebellion. But she’s also a StreetSchool Economist and deeply passionate visionary and here, we explore the spirit of activism that underpins her work – and look forward to future Rebellions held in the trickster spirit of Fox and Crow.

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#21 How do our deepest selves find balance?  a conversation with sarah schlote

Where does a true, deep sense of inner safety come from? How do we recognise safety in ourselves and our environment? And how can that sense of safety be undermined?

Somatic Experiencing Practitioner, Sarah Schlote, explains how our deepest selves find balance.

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#20 Death, Dead and Dying: ways of navigating our own mortality – an interview with Dr Judith Wester

We spend our lives squinting past the inevitable reality of our own death. But suppose we were able to talk about it openly, to shape it, to embrace it so that by contemplating a good death, we could become fully alive?

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#19 LOCKDOWN: A MOMENT OF REBIRTH – A CONVERSATION WITH ANGHARAD WYNNE

If Lockdown is a moment of rebirth, what do we want to conceive? And how can we connect to the Web of Life in ways that will help us to conceive the best possible future?

Angharad Wynne offers the wisdom of a life lived on the edge of being – and a close encounter with death – to this conversation of ancestors, Brythonic lore and red kites.

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#18  Explorations of being: A conversation with Natalie Nahai

What do we do with this time of lockdown? How can we use it in ways that will lead us to a more flourishing world, without guilt-tripping ourselves or adding pressure to an already-pressured time? Nathalie Nahai of The Hive podcast and Manda Scott of Accidental Gods, share thoughts, feelings and explore the edges of being.

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#17 Conscious Evolution –  The Time is Now: A conversation with Rob Cobbold

I haven’t often had the pleasure of speaking with someone else whose life revolves around the concept of conscious evolution: what it is, why its time is now (with increasing urgency) and how we might move the great, hypercomplex, super-connected web of humanity towards it. Rob has both a materialist and a spiritual perspective on the ways we might reach conscious evolution.

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#16 shaman: a conversation with visionary & healer Chris luttichau

Visionary, healer and author of two books on ancient and contemporary shamanic practice, Chris Luttichau is a beacon of grounded integrity in this time of upheaval.

In this week’s podcast, we explore how the indigenous peoples’ view this time, and how we can respond to the challenges of the moment.

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