Rafe Sagarin
Rafe Sagarin - "Issue Challenges, Not Orders"
Ariel Waldman
Ariel Waldman - Hacker Culture
Alex Stone
Alex Stone - Once Is a Trick. Twice Is a Lesson
Dr. Daphne Miller
Dr. Daphne Miller - The Farm as Medicine
Chris Bliss
Chris Bliss - Comedy As Free Speech
Larry Chandler
Larry Chandler - Shakespeare Behind Bars
Rosiland Picard
Rosiland Picard - "Affective computing" hacks human emotion
Hasan Elahi
Hasan Elahi - The quantified self and the need to forget
Peter Sims
Peter Sims - Fail small so that you can succeed big
Can we become great "observationalists?" Five Questions with Maria Konnikova
Can we become great "observationalists?" Five Questions with Maria Konnikova
Can we still solve big problems? Five Questions with Jason Pontin
Can we still solve big problems? Five Questions with Jason Pontin
"Hacking Space"
"Hacking Space" - Five Questions with Ariel Waldman
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Brian Eno on the Creative Act: Surrender | 28.03.2014
New ideas and new ways of thinking are open to us when we stop resisting old ones.

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Plato at the Googleplex | 26.03.2014
In a new book, Plato pays a visit to the Googleplex. Image: AttributionShare Alike Some rights reserved by Tilemahos Efthimiadis
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Admiring Chalkboards | 20.03.2014
What is there to see in a chalkboard of quantum physics equations?
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sagarin 150Help Build an Ocean in the Desert: The Desert Sea at Biosphere 2

Rafe Sagarin, IdeaFestival 2013 speaker, is heading to University of Arizona's first crowd-funding campaign to plan the transformation of Biosphere 2's tropical lagoon into an ocean filled with species from the Gulf of California. The campaign - "Build an Ocean in the Desert" - allows donors to qualify for overnight vistis and diving experiences at Biosphere 2.

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