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  • emPossible Mindsem
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    Possible Minds

    John Brockman, editor of Possible Minds: Twenty-Five Ways of Looking at AI, talked about the future of artificial intelligence with two contributors to the book, David Chalmers and Daniel…

    2,811 views
  • emTen Arguments for Deleting Your Social Media Accounts Right Nowem
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    Ten Arguments for Deleting Your Social Media Accounts Right Now

    Computer scientist and philosopher Jaron Lanier argued against the use of social media.

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  • Dava Sobel Discusses emThe Glass Universeem
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    The Glass Universe

    Dava Sobel talked about her book, The Glass Universe: How the Ladies of the Harvard Observatory Took the Measure of the Stars, about women who worked for the Harvard College Observatory, studying…

    1,977 views
  • Panel Discussion on the Science of Time
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    Panel Discussion on the Science of Time

    Panelists talked about the science of time. Panelists included Alan Burdick, author of Why Time Flies: A Mostly Scientific Investigation; Jimena Canales, author of The Physicist and the…

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  • Janna Levin Discusses emBlack Hole Blues and Other Songs from Outer Spaceem
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    Black Hole Blues and Other Songs from Outer Space

    Professor Janna Levin talked about her book Black Hole Blues and Other Songs from Outer Space, in which she recounts the project to record the gravitational waves created from colliding…

    965 views
  • emHow the Universe Got Its Spotsem
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    How the Universe Got Its Spots

    Ms. Levin talked about her book, How the Universe Got Its Spots: Diary of a Finite Time and a Finite Space, published by Princeton University Press. The book discusses what is known about…

    327 views