Steven Johnson – Where good ideas come from

People often credit their ideas to individual “Eureka!” moments. But Steven Johnson shows how history tells a different story. His fascinating tour takes us from the “liquid networks” of London’s coffee houses to Charles Darwin’s long, slow hunch to today’s high-velocity web.

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Brian Greene: Why is our universe fine-tuned for life?

Brian Greene is probably the most famous advocate of superstring theory. Interesting as always.


Andrew Stanton- The clues to a great story

 

Filmmaker Andrew Stanton (“Toy Story,” “WALL-E”) shares what he knows about storytelling — starting at the end and working back to the beginning.


Kelli Anderson – Disruptive Wonder for a Change

About Kelli Anderson

Kelli Anderson is an artist, designer, and tinkerer who enjoys the challenge of seeking out hidden possibility in the physical and digital world. From interactive paper to layered, experimental websites, everything begins and ends in Kelli’s Brooklyn studio which houses a 1919 letterpress and an assortment of other benevolent contraptions.

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why SOPA is a bad idea


Sebastian Wernicke: 1000 TEDTalks, 6 words

 

.. take that Tim Ferriss


Martin Hanczyc: The line between life and not-life