In this episode of the Waking Up podcast, Sam Harris speaks with psychologist Jordan B. Peterson about freedom of speech and the nature of truth. Jordan B. Peterson is a clinical psychologist and Professor at the University of Toronto. He… Read more ›
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Elon Musk spoke at MIT for an event marking the 100th anniversary of its Department of Aeronautics and Astronautics. During the Q&A session, Elon warned of the civilisation dangers of Artificial Intelligence if not contained.
In this episode of the Waking Up podcast, Sam Harris speaks with Richard Dawkins at a live event in Los Angeles (first of two). They cover religion, Jurassic Park, artificial intelligence, elitism, continuing human evolution, and other topics.
In this episode of the Waking Up podcast, Sam Harris speaks with author Lawrence Wright about al-Qaeda & ISIS, Arab culture, 9/11 conspiracy theories, the migrant crisis in Europe, Scientology, parallels between L. Ron Hubbard and Donald Trump, the Satanic… Read more ›
http://amzn.to/2jJzieb Böse Kinder gibt es nicht. Kaum auf der Welt, haben sie schon ein feines Gespür für Gut und Böse. In Langzeitstudien konnte Paul Bloom beobachten, wie die ganz Kleinen bereits Gefühle wie Mitleid, Schuld und Scham zeigen, gutes Verhalten… Read more ›
Astrophysicist, cosmologist and Nobel Prize winner George Smoot studies the cosmic microwave background radiation — the afterglow of the Big Bang. His pioneering research into deep space and time is uncovering the structure of the universe itself. He has also… Read more ›
2016 Isaac Asimov Memorial Debate: Is the Universe a Simulation? American Museum of Natural History What may have started as a science fiction speculation—that perhaps the universe as we know it is a computer simulation—has become a serious line of… Read more ›
In this episode of the Waking Up podcast, Sam Harris speaks with Richard Dawkins at a live event in Los Angeles (second of two). They discuss Richard’s experience of having a stroke, the genetic future of humanity, the analogy between… Read more ›
Transcript 1 00:00:00,000 –> 00:00:04,264 What would happen to you if a black hole the size of a coin suddenly appeared near you? 3 00:00:04,836 –> 00:00:05,887 Short answer: you’d die. 4 00:00:06,351 –> 00:00:07,424 Long answer: it depends. 5… Read more ›