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Documentary film & DVD with Dr. Amit Gosw

Documentary film & DVD with Dr. Amit Gosw

Bill Bryson: Home Elegant Universe: Amazon.ca: Brian Greene Overcoming Bias Nick Herbert's Home Page Personas Books Visit amazon.com--Earth's Biggest Bookstore Life-Enhancing Sites The Yoniverse of Christina Camphausen: A Glimpse of Where You Came From Psychedelic Salon: Lorenzo Hagerty Channelling Hundreds of Turned-on Entities Moorish Science Observatory: Every Man and Every Woman their own Fig Tree! Nick's Favorite Websites: Astronomy Picture of the Day: Astonishing photos from NASA and elsewhere. Love Letters to Miss Liberty: The Wit & Wisdom of Dave Fazo boing-boing: Boy's and Girl's Global Guide to Geekdom J. Bruce Damer's Website: DigiBarn, EvoGrid, Much life here--simulated and real 3quarksdaily: Intelligent essays on science and culture. Antiwar.com: News you can't find in mainstream media: Justin Raimondo's column is superb." Jeff Rense: A provocative mix of outlandish and perceptive commentary on current events. Fractured News: Headline news filtered through a high-IQ alien intelligence. David Irving's Website: Great Satan or Truth-seeking Maverick? Strange Sites: QUANTUMTANTRA BLOG!

Nick Herbert's Home Page Personas Books Visit amazon.com--Earth's Biggest Bookstore Life-Enhancing Sites The Yoniverse of Christina Camphausen: A Glimpse of Where You Came From Psychedelic Salon: Lorenzo Hagerty Channelling Hundreds of Turned-on Entities Moorish Science Observatory: Every Man and Every Woman their own Fig Tree! Nick's Favorite Websites: Astronomy Picture of the Day: Astonishing photos from NASA and elsewhere. Love Letters to Miss Liberty: The Wit & Wisdom of Dave Fazo boing-boing: Boy's and Girl's Global Guide to Geekdom J. Bruce Damer's Website: DigiBarn, EvoGrid, Much life here--simulated and real 3quarksdaily: Intelligent essays on science and culture. Antiwar.com: News you can't find in mainstream media: Justin Raimondo's column is superb." Jeff Rense: A provocative mix of outlandish and perceptive commentary on current events. Fractured News: Headline news filtered through a high-IQ alien intelligence. David Irving's Website: Great Satan or Truth-seeking Maverick? Strange Sites: QUANTUMTANTRA BLOG!

Future of Humanity Institute - Prize The Future of Humanity Institute and the Programme on the Impacts of Future Technology are pleased to announce the winners of the Crucial Considerations for the Future of Humanity Thesis Abstract Competition. From a large number of very high quality entries, the winning entry (receiving £2,000) was: Nick Beckstead (Rutgers University)Global priority setting and existential risk crucial ethical considerations Due to the large number of high-quality entrants, six second prize winners were chosen, each of whom will receive £200. These are as follows: Sebastian Farquhar (Oxford University)Trends in automation and the unemployability problem James Hall (Oxford University)Facing the future progress as technological change George McGowan (Oxford Brookes University)How much (dis)value could future civilisations have G Owen Schaefer (Oxford University)Challenges for moral enhancement a research proposal Aron Vallinder (Lund University)Preferences elicitation, extrapolation and aggregation

Peter Russell - Spirit of Now - Home Page Brian Greene Brian Greene, author of The Elegant Universe Brian Greene, author of the bestselling book about string theory, The Elegant Universe, was educated at Harvard and Oxford, graduating in 1987. After spending time at Harvard and Cornell, he is currently a Professor of Physics and Mathematics at Columbia. So Brian, the title of your new book is The Elegant Universe. What does that phrase mean to you? Physicists often use the term elegant to describe a solution to a problem that is as powerful as it is simple. So, being an intelligent person, you could have chosen many careers. Well, I think as an adolescent I had many of the questions and concerns that many adolescents do, you know -- what's it all about, why are we here, what are we meant to be doing with our time and so forth. We have many high school students in our audience. In recent years we've seen enrollment dropping in physics programs. Physics is a wonderfully absorbing activity.

Struggling with quantum logic: Q&A with Aaron O’Connell On stage at TED2011, Aaron O’Connell talked about building the largest object ever put into a quantum mechanical state, a vibrating piece of metal (called a mechanical resonator) — work he completed in the lab of professors John Martinis and Andrew Cleland, and working closely with Max Hofheinz and many others. Now he’s interested in starting a science company with the potential for dramatic impact on the world. The TED Blog talked with him about his research, the nature of physics, and the differences between academia and the corporate world. You made an object that’s an enormous breakthrough in physics, and then you have a huge challenge to try to explain to non-physicists why it’s a big deal. A lot of the impact of the experiment is that it forces you to change your perception of the world, and in such a way that you need to develop a new logic system. That’s a really tough concept. And then Aristotle came along and said, “You guys are all nuts, man.” No, actually I don’t.

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