Category / Science

Randall Munroe, the author of the fantastic XKCD web comic, created this graphic charting Earth’s average temperature from 20,000 BCE. This visual representation is very helpful in putting our planet’s relative temperature fluctuations in the context of time, planetary events and human expansion. It is not a coincidence that the startling change in the last […]

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Breathtaking views of mother Earth from NASA and the International Space Station.

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Sam Harris delivers a thought provoking TED Talk, arguing that Western culture relies too heavily on moral relativism, and that science can help us make moral decisions.

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At the TED2010 conferenceĀ Bill Gates made the case that humanity needs an Energy Miracle: the invention of an incredible and multifaceted solution providing cheap energy with zero CO2 emissions.

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This is an interesting and provocative look at how we may be interfacing with a pervasive network and computing environment in the future. Some people already organize their lives around computing in a primitive yet similar manner to this montage. There are a few items of concern in this vision made by Microsoft. All this […]

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An great demonstration of how new computing interfaces can change everything.

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This TED talk starts off seemingly harsh against conservatives. This start is really a setup for both liberals and conservatives. Watch until the end, I think this has an important message for everyone.

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