Science, Culture, Meaning
with Adam Frank and Marcelo Gleiser
If the materialistic view alone can’t explain the mind, then what?
The process of digging into hard questions makes the moment of discovery all the more satisfying.
Archetypes of creation and the origin of all things.
Unnatural Selection and the thrilling, terrifying possibilities of genetic editing.
Superposition, entanglement, qubits, and Google’s big announcement.
A close encounter with cosmologist James Peebles encouraged me in my scientific career.
Colonizing the Red Planet isn’t a bad idea in theory. But . . .
The Red Planet, the God of War, and important life lessons for us all.
For now, artificial intelligence is nothing to fear. But as it rapidly develops in the years ahead?
We’re bored, and we’ve lost our ability to be awestruck and amazed. Let’s fix that.