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     1  +1 2014 aug 15how democracy workshow democracy works (or why perfect elections should ... - Edge.orgDanny Hillis, physicist and computer scientist, brings together, in full circle, many of the ideas circulating among third culture thinkers: Marvin Minsky's society of ...
     1  +3 2014 jul 17dataflows big data edgeBIG DATA COMMERCE VS BIG DATA SCIENCE | Edge .orgWhat I would like to argue for is to stop using the idea of big data as this big ... to reconstruct what somebody's seen just by observing the blood flow in their brain  ...
     2  +1 2014 sep 23the edge foundationEdgeHe is also the founder of Edge Foundation and editor of Edge.org, an important platform for the exchange of knowledge between different fields that aims "to ...
     2  +1 2014 sep 12the promissory notes of materialismThe credit crunch for materialism - Edge.orgThe philosopher of science Sir Karl Popper described this faith as "promissory materialism " because it depends on promissory notes for discoveries not yet ...
     2  ~ 2014 sep 06edgeEdge .orgPromotes inquiry into and discussion of intellectual, philosophical, artistic, and literary issues, and works for the intellectual and social achievement of society.
     2  ~ 2014 aug 25show me the scienceSHOW ME THE SCIENCE | Edge.orgSHOW ME THE SCIENCE . Blue Hill, Me. PRESIDENT BUSH, announcing this month that he was in favor of teaching about "intelligent design" in the schools, ...
     2  +19 2014 jul 20very smart technologiesSmart - Edge.orgI worry that as the problem-solving power of our technologies increases, our ... When it comes to smart technologies , there's such a thing as too "smart" and it ...
     3  +2 2014 sep 22theedege
     3  +2 2014 sep 20what is lifeWHAT IS LIFE ? A 21st CENTURY PERSPECTIVE | Edge.orgLife is code, as you heard in the introduction, was very clearly articulated by Schrodinger as code script. Perhaps even more importantly, and something I missed ...
     3  ~ 2014 sep 13edge foundationIn July, 2013, Edge invited a group of social scientists to participate in an ..... Edge .org is a nonprofit private operating foundation under Section 501(c)(3) of the ...
     3  +1 2014 sep 12the dege
     3  -1 2014 sep 11on the edge foundation
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     3  +6 2014 aug 28insurance nassim talebder Ökonom und Querdenker Nicholas Nassim Taleb als - Edge.org
     3  -1 2014 aug 27kevin kelly twitterThe Technium | Edge.orgKEVIN KELLY is Senior Maverick at Wired magazine. ... the rate of change and while for many, Facebook and Twitter are a fact of life today. it's ...
     3  +5 2014 aug 16judith rich harrisJudith Rich Harris - Edge.org
     3  -1 2014 aug 08reinventing the sacredBeyond Reductionism: Reinventing the Sacred by Stuart ... - Edge
     3  +2 2014 aug 01universe johnathan harrisUNIVERSE REVEALING OUR MODERN MYTHOLOGY | Edge.orgThese questions form the inspiration for Universe , which explores the notions of modern ... Click here for Jonathan Harris's " Universe ". — JB.
     4  +3 2014 oct 04expect the unexpectedLEARNING TO EXPECT THE UNEXPECTED | Edge.orgA black swan is an outlier, an event that lies beyond the realm of normal expectations. Most people expect all swans to be white because that's what their  ...
     4  +1 2014 sep 30steven pinker happinessInterview with Steven Pinker - Edge.org
     4  ~ 2014 sep 28smart mobsSmart Mobs , by Howard Rheingold - Edge
     4  +11 2014 sep 25experts edge newsletterHe is also the founder of Edge Foundation and editor of Edge .org, ... anesthesiology of wisdom", where experts ask questions not "in front of their peers in their ...
     4  -1 2014 sep 22what is valueWHAT IS VALUE ? WHAT IS MONEY? | Edge.orgWhat is value about? and how do we measure value ? Traditionally, the way of measuring value has been not been through measures of value , ...
     4  ~ 2014 aug 27the edge penthouse
     4  +97 2014 aug 19whats is life about"In February 1943 one of the most distinguished scientists of the 20th Century, Erwin Schrödinger, delivered a seminal lecture, entitled ' What is Life ?', under the  ...
     5  -1 2014 sep 27digeratiDigerati - Edge
     5  ~ 2014 sep 22edge magazineHe is also the founder of Edge Foundation and editor of Edge .org, ..... The site Edge .org interviewed Kevin Kelly, editor of Wired magazine and one of the most  ...
     5  ~ 2014 sep 01the edge magazineIn July, 2013, Edge invited a group of social scientists to participate in an ..... The site Edge .org interviewed Kevin Kelly, editor of Wired magazine and one of the ...
     5  -1 2014 aug 17howard rheingold smart mobsSmart Mobs , by Howard Rheingold - Edge.org
     5  +8 2014 aug 15revkin arctic bookAndrew Revkin | Edge.orgRevkin's most recent book is The North Pole Was Here: Puzzles and Perils at the Top of the World, the first account of global and Arctic climate change written for ...
     5  ~ 2014 aug 15what is your favouvirte(2012). What is your favorite deep, elegant, or beautiful ... - Edge.orgScientists' greatest pleasure comes from theories that derive the solution to some deep puzzle from a small set of simple principles in a surprising way.
     5  +2 2014 aug 10marian stamp dawkinsMarian Stamp Dawkins | Edge.orgMARIAN STAMP DAWKINS is Professor of Animal Behavior at the University of Oxford, where she heads the Animal Behaviour Research Group. She is the ...
     5  +2 2014 jul 31religion vs scienceGOD VS . SCIENCE : A Debate Between Natalie Angier and David Why is it OK for scientists to say that skepticism is the default position, except when it comes to mainstream religion ? — Natalie Angier. With apologies to Natalie, ...
     5  +5 2014 jul 29technology and democracyTechnology May Endanger Democracy - Edge.orgThe developing conflict between the consequences of modern technology and the survival of democracy is unintended but pregnant with great dangers.
     5  -3 2014 jul 19faith and scienceTAKING SCIENCE ON FAITH | Edge.orgClearly, then, both religion and science are founded on faith — namely, on belief in the existence of something outside the universe, like an unexplained God or ...
     6  -3 2014 sep 22the edge
     6  -2 2014 sep 01what is now edgeWhat Now ? - Edge .org
     6  -2 2014 aug 16new illegal drugsAn Exploding Number Of New Illegal Drugs - Edge.orgAn Exploding Number Of New Illegal Drugs . I have been predicting this for a number of years. But now it is really happening, and at a truly amazing, historically ...
     6  -3 2014 aug 04the human upgradethe first major upgrade of the human brain and the mind it... - Edge.orgPredicting what has the potential to change everything — really change everything — in this century is not difficult. What I cannot know is whether I will live to see ...
     6  -2 2014 jul 18life what is
     7  +50 2014 sep 20pentlandREINVENTING SOCIETY IN THE WAKE OF BIG DATA | Edge.orgALEX 'SANDY' PENTLAND is a pioneer in big data, computational social science , mobile and health systems, and technology for developing ...
     7  +4 2014 sep 07most important thoughWhat Scientific Concept Would Improve Everybody's - Edge.orgMore important , though , are genuine anomalies that emerge every now and then, legitimately challenging the status quo, forcing paradigm shifts and leading to ...
     7  +3 2014 sep 05jared diamondJared Diamond - Edge.org
     7  +5 2014 aug 28predictive coding brainPredictive Coding - Edge.orgThe idea that the brain is basically an engine of prediction is one that will, ... The term ' predictive coding ' is currently used in many ways, across a variety of ...
     7  +94 2014 aug 27philosophy in the flesh" Philosophy In The Flesh ": A Talk With George Lakoff - Edge.orgInterview by John Brockman at The Edge. Lakoff is one of the founders of generative semantics.
     7  -2 2014 aug 27the edge of humanMaster Class 2011: The Science of Human Nature | Edge .orgIn July, Edge held its annual Master Class in Napa, California on the theme: "The Science of Human Nature": Princeton psychologist Daniel Kahneman on the ...
     7  -3 2014 aug 19brockman literary agents listEdge.orgLiterary agent John Brockman , Internet pioneer Jaron Lanier, science and ... #2 , #2, #10, and #5 in Art Review's "Power 100", a ranked list of the contemporary ...
     7  +19 2014 aug 14jean paul schmetzJean Paul Schmetz | Edge.orgJEAN PAUL SCHMETZ is Managing Director of CyberLab Interactive Productions GmbH, a subsidiary of the Burda Media Group and a Member of the Executive ...
     7  +25 2014 aug 03power of the internetPower And The Internet - Edge.orgAll disruptive technologies upset traditional power balances, and the Internet is no exception. The standard story is that it empowers the powerless, but that's ...
     8  -4 2014 sep 28theedgeTo arrive at the edge of the world's knowledge, seek out the most complex and sophisticated minds, put them in a room together, and have them ask each other  ...
     8  +9 2014 sep 25gary klein sources of powerGary Klein | Edge.orgGARY KLEIN , Ph.D., is a Senior Scientist at MacroCognition LLC. ... He has written: Sources of Power : How People Make Decisions; The Power of Intuition; ...
     8  +5 2014 sep 16edge foundation ceoTHE EDGE DINNER 2012 GALLERY | Edge .orgTo arrive at the edge of the world's knowledge, seek out the most complex and ... CEO , Amazon, John Brockman, Co-founder & President, Edge Foundation .
     8  +47 2014 sep 14helen fischerTHE WORLD QUESTION CENTER 2008 Page 4 - Edge.org
     8  +4 2014 sep 12thinking at the edge frankfurtTURING'S CATHEDRAL | Edge .orgSorry, but the big news at the Frankfurt Book Fair this year was not about the .... makes you so sure that mathematical logic corresponds to the way we think ?".
     8  +56 2014 aug 01john d barrowJohn D . Barrow | Edge.orgJOHN D . BARROW is a cosmologist, theoretical physicist, and mathematician. He is a professor of mathematical science at the University of Cambridge and ...
     9  ~ 2014 sep 29loop quantum gravityLOOP QUANTUM GRAVITY : LEE SMOLIN | Edge.orgThe turning point was the invention of not one but two approaches: loop quantum gravity and string theory. Since then, we have been making steady progress on ...
     9  -1 2014 sep 11quantum loop gravity
     9  -4 2014 sep 11a history of violenceA History of Violence Edge Master Class 2011 | Edge.orgA History of Violence . STEVEN PINKER: Believe it or not—and I know most people do not—violence has been in decline over long stretches of ...
     9  +2 2014 sep 06gary klein booksInsight | Edge.orgGary Klein is a living example of how useful applied psychology can be when it is done ... Among his books are Sources of Power and Intuition.
     9  -1 2014 aug 23science foo campSci Foo 2011 | Edge.orgThe sixth annual Science Foo Camp (Sci Foo) was held August 12-14 at the Googleplex in Mountain View, California organized and sponsored by the ...
     9  +1 2014 aug 12the selfish geneThe Selfish Gene : Thirty Years On - Edge
     9  +2 2014 aug 09history of violenceA HISTORY OF VIOLENCE By Steven Pinker - Edge.org
     10  +1 2014 sep 26digital biologyJ. CRAIG VENTER: THE BIOLOGICAL - DIGITAL CONVERTER, OR We completely synthesized the genetic code of a cell starting with a digital code in the computer—it's the ultimate interface between computers and biology .
     10  -3 2014 sep 14kevin kellyKEVIN KELLY is Senior Maverick at Wired magazine. He helped launch Wired in 1993, and served as its Executive Editor until January 1999.
     10  +4 2014 sep 03the science of cookingOn the Science of Cooking | Edge.orgCooking also obeys the laws of physics, in particular chemistry. Yet it is quite possible to cook without understanding it. You can cook better if you do understand ...
     10  +1 2014 aug 31wu wei wuThe Paradox of Wu - Wei | Edge.org"One way to look at the trajectory of Chinese thought is that it's driven by this tension I call "the paradox of wu - wei ." Wu -wei is effortless action or ...
     10  +1 2014 aug 28least action principleThe Principle of Least Action - Edge.orgAction is a strange quantity, in the units of energy multiplied by time. A principle of least action does not explicitly specify what will happen, like an equation of ...
     10  -4 2014 aug 13god and scienceGOD VS. SCIENCE : A Debate Between Natalie Angier and David astronomer Dave Chernoff replied that, in his opinion, modern science leaves plenty of room for the existence of God . People who believe in God can fit their ...
     10  +2 2014 jul 31ted prize wishe. o. wilson: ted prize wish : help build the encyclopedia of ... - Edge.orgThose of us in Monterey this year watched in awe as E O Wilson unveiled his inspiring TED Prize wish to create an Encyclopedia of Life. (If you weren't there, ...
     10  ~ 2014 jul 17carlo antonelli wiredCarlo Antonelli | Edge.orgCarlo Antonelli . Carlo Antonelli . Journalist; Editor-in-Chief, Wired Magazine, Italy. CARLO ANTONELLI is Editor-in-Chief of the Italian edition of Wired magazine.
     10  +2 2014 jul 17il venerdi di repubblicaIl Venerdi di Repubblica - Edge
     11  -1 2014 sep 25steven pinkerSteven Pinker | Edge.orgSTEVEN PINKER is the Johnstone Family Professor in the Department of Psychology at Harvard University. Until 2003, he taught in the Department of Brain and ...
     11  ~ 2014 sep 23john edget blogJohn Brockman, literary über agent and intellectual arbiter, wrote a trilogy of experimental, ... He is also the founder of Edge Foundation and editor of Edge . org, ...
     11  +2 2014 sep 20wuweiThe Paradox of Wu-Wei | Edge.org"One way to look at the trajectory of Chinese thought is that it's driven by this tension I call "the paradox of wu-wei ." Wu-wei is effortless action or ...
     11  -4 2014 sep 13daniel dennettDaniel C. Dennett - Edge
     11  -3 2014 aug 25darwin interactive affiliation cgu2010 : How Is the Internet Changing the Way You Think? - Edge.orgAnd unlike Darwin's famous 15,000 letters (penned with thought, and now the
     11  +2 2014 aug 25wei wu wei"One way to look at the trajectory of Chinese thought is that it's driven by this tension I call "the paradox of wu- wei ." Wu-wei is effortless action or ...
     11  +7 2014 aug 10nassim nicholas talebNassim Nicholas Taleb | Edge.orgNASSIM NICHOLAS TALEB is a former derivatives trader and mathematical finance practitioner turned essayist and scholar-scientist specializing in problems of ...
     12  +89 2014 oct 01the we is goodWE ARE AS GODS AND HAVE TO GET GOOD AT IT | Edge.orgForty years ago, I could say in the Whole Earth Catalog, " we are as gods, we might as well get good at it". Photographs of earth from space had that god-like ...
     12  +3 2014 sep 07joseph ledouxA Talk With Joseph LeDoux - Edge.org
     12  +1 2014 aug 16long now clockTHE CLOCK OF THE LONG NOW | Edge.orgA group of Danny's friends, led by Stewart Brand, got together and created "The Long Now Foundation" (
     12  -4 2014 aug 15what is todayWHAT IS TODAY'S MOST IMPORTANT UNREPORTED STORY Don't assume for a second that Ted Koppel, Charlie Rose and the editorial high command at the New York Times have a handle on all the pressing issues of the  ...
     12  ~ 2014 aug 01sean parker contacts companySean Parker | Edge.orgSEAN PARKER , a well-known Internet entrepreneur, is a managing partner of the ... a contact management application company ; and the Founding President of ...
     12  ~ 2014 jul 28wu wei wei"One way to look at the trajectory of Chinese thought is that it's driven by this tension I call "the paradox of wu - wei ." Wu - wei is effortless action or ...
     13  +5 2014 oct 04simon baron cohenSimon Baron - Cohen | Edge.orgSIMON BARON - COHEN is Professor of Developmental Psychopathology and Director of the Autism Research Centre at Cambridge University. He is also a ...
     13  +4 2014 sep 25sam harris project reasonSam Harris | Edge.orgNeuroscientist; Chairman, Project Reason ; Author, Waking Up. SAM HARRIS is a neuroscientist and the author of the New York Times bestsellers, The End of ...
     13  -3 2014 sep 18eugenicsChinese Eugenics - Edge.orgChina has been running the world's largest and most successful eugenics program for more than thirty years, driving China's ever-faster rise as the global ...
     13  -4 2014 sep 11stanislas dahaeneWhat Are Numbers, Really? A Cerebral Basis For Number ... - Edge
     13  +88 2014 aug 23dynamic fightwear news papervideo designed to capture the dynamic of an Edge seminar, focusing on the interaction of ideas, and of people.
     13  +3 2014 aug 03thinking about thinkingA short course in thinking about thinking (Daniel ... - Edge.org
     14  -2 2014 sep 29martin seligmanEudaemonia, the Good Life: A Talk with Martin Seligman - Edge.org
     14  +6 2014 sep 26bruce hoodBruce Hood | Edge.orgBRUCE HOOD is a British experimental psychologist who holds the Chair in Developmental Psychology in Society at Bristol Cognitive Development Centre.
     14  ~ 2014 sep 10praisingThe Danger Of Inadvertently Praising Zygomatic Arches - Edge.orgThe Danger Of Inadvertently Praising Zygomatic Arches. I don't think that there is Free will. The conclusion first hit me in some sort of primordial ooze of insight ...
     14  ~ 2014 aug 30out of africa theoryRETHINKING " OUT OF AFRICA " | Edge.orgHe is a founder and most powerful advocate of the leading theory concerning our evolution: Recent African Origin or " Out of Africa ". He has ...
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