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EdgeCast

By Edge Foundation, Inc.

"To 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 the questions they are asking themselves."

  1. 1.
    David Kaiser - The Shifting Terrain of Scientific Inquiry07/13/2020
    34:55
  2. 2.
    Ainissa Ramirez - Interrogating and Shaping the World Through Science06/25/2020
    29:37
  3. 3.
    Stephen Wolfram - Computation All the Way Down06/19/2020
    1:09:57
  4. 4.
    Laurence C. Smith - How Humans Make the Earth Their Home06/12/2020
    57:23
  5. 5.
    Toby Ord - We Have the Power to Destroy Ourselves Without the Wisdom to Ensure That We Don't04/06/2020
    59:44
  6. 6.
    Donald Hoffman - Realism Is False01/28/2020
    1:01:02
  7. 7.
    Lee Smolin - The Causal Theory of Views12/19/2019
    41:39
  8. 8.
    Markus Gabriel - The Paradox of Self-Consciousness [11.11.19]11/11/2019
    1:20:40
  1. 9.
    Seth Lloyd - Communal Intelligence [10.28.19]10/28/2019
    40:44
  2. 10.
    Patricia Churchland - The Nature of Moral Motivation10/16/2019
    40:52
  3. 11.
    Robert Pollack - Rethinking Our Vision of Success [10.10.19]10/10/2019
    32:30
  4. 12.
    Philip Goff - A Post-Galilean Paradigm [9.24.19]09/24/2019
    37:51
  5. 13.
    Julian Barbour - The Universe Is Not in a Box [9.11.19]09/11/2019
    32:08
  6. 14.
    W. Daniel Hillis - Emergences [9.4.19]09/04/2019
    47:47
  7. 15.
    Peter Galison - Epistemic Virtues [8.21.19]08/21/2019
    37:39
  8. 16.
    George Dyson - AI That Evolves in the Wild [8.14.19]08/14/2019
    27:57
  9. 17.
    David Chalmers - The Language of Mind [8.8.19]08/08/2019
    40:28
  10. 18.
    Neil Gershenfeld - Morphogenesis for the Design of Design [7.31.19]07/31/2019
    47:55
  11. 19.
    Frank Wilczek - Ecology of Intelligence [7.23.19]07/23/2019
    36:03
  12. 20.
    Timothy Taylor - Polythetics and the Boeing 737 MAX [7.16.19]07/16/2019
    36:00
  13. 21.
    Tom Griffiths - Humans: Doing More With Less [7.16.19]07/16/2019
    38:09
  14. 22.
    Alison Gopnik - A Separate Kind of Intelligence [7.10.19]07/10/2019
    41:34
  15. 23.
    Robert Axelrod - Collaboration and the Evolution of Disciplines [7.1.19]07/01/2019
    41:59
  16. 24.
    Barbara Tversky - The Geometry of Thought [6.25.19]06/25/2019
    23:01
  17. 25.
    Caroline A. Jones - Questioning the Cranial Paradigm [6.19.19]06/19/2019
    25:46
  18. 26.
    Freeman Dyson - The Brain Is Full of Maps [6.11.19]06/11/2019
    25:48
  19. 27.
    Andy Clark - Perception As Controlled Hallucination [6.6.19]06/06/2019
    38:38
  20. 28.
    Stephen Wolfram - Mining the Computational Universe [5.30.19]05/30/2019
    30:19
  21. 29.
    Rodney Brooks - The Cul-de-Sac of the Computational Metaphor [5.13.19]05/13/2019
    43:44
  22. 30.
    Alexander Rose - How to Create an Institution that lasts 10,000 Years [4.24.19]04/24/2019
    36:58
  23. 31.
    Ian McEwan - Machines Like Me [4.16.19]04/16/2019
    38:49
  24. 32.
    David Chalmers, Daniel C. Dennett - Is Superintelligence Impossible? [4.10.19]04/10/2019
    1:03:40
  25. 33.
    Michele Gelfand - Cultural Intelligence [3.12.19]03/12/2019
    37:29
  26. 34.
    Possible Minds - Live at the Brattle Theater in Boston [2.21.2019]03/04/2019
    1:28:10
  27. 35.
    Freeman Dyson - Biological and Cultural Evolution [2.19.2019]02/19/2019
    53:19
  28. 36.
    Lisa Mosconi - Alzheimer's Prevention [2.11.19]02/11/2019
    36:12
  29. 37.
    Susan Schneider - The Future of the Mind [1.28.19]01/28/2019
    27:57
  30. 38.
    Jonathan Rodden - The Urban-Rural Divide: Why Geography Matters [1.16.19]01/16/2019
    49:53
  31. 39.
    Elaine Pagels - The Social History of Religion [12.12.18]12/12/2018
    36:06
  32. 40.
    Peter Galison - How Technology Changes Our Concept of the Self [11.20.18]11/20/2018
    12:33
  33. 41.
    Karl Sigmund - When the Rule of Law Is Not Working [10.11.18]10/11/2018
    36:21
  34. 42.
    Doyne Farmer - Collective Awareness [10.3.18]07/17/2018
    36:19
  35. 43.
    Brian Hare - Absolute Brain Size Matters [6.28.18]06/28/2018
    45:41
  36. 44.
    Andrew Barron - The Connectomic Revolution [6.12.18]06/12/2018
    37:28
  37. 45.
    Nicolas Berggruen - Bonding with Your Algorithm [6.5.18]06/05/2018
    51:16
  38. 46.
    Martie Haselton - Sexual Double Standards [5.24.18]05/24/2018
    34:46
  39. 47.
    Murray Shanahan - The Space of Possible Minds [5.18.18]05/18/2018
    28:46
  40. 48.
    Sabine Hossenfelder - Looking in the Wrong Places [4.30.18]04/30/2018
    24:16
  41. 49.
    Mary Catherine Bateson - How To Be a Systems Thinker [4.17.18]04/16/2018
    42:16
  42. 50.
    Kai-Fu Lee - We Are Here To Create [3.26.18]03/19/2018
    40:36
  43. 51.
    Caroline A. Jones - A Common Sense [3.15.18]03/15/2018
    38:01
  44. 52.
    George Church - Church Speaks [2.14.18]02/14/2018
    52:17
  45. 53.
    John Naughton - The State of Informed Bewilderment [1.3.18]01/03/2018
    23:05
  46. 54.
    Daniel C. Dennett - "A Difference That Makes a Difference" [11.22.17]11/17/2017
    25:33
  47. 55.
    Sandy Pentland - The Human Strategy [10.30.17]10/30/2017
    28:50
  48. 56.
    Rory Sutherland - Things to Hang on Your Mental Mug Tree [7.10.17]10/17/2017
    42:39
  49. 57.
    Tim O'Reilly - Reality is an Activity of the Most August Imagination [10.2.17]10/02/2017
    33:04
  50. 58.
    Tom Griffiths - Aerodynamics For Cognition [8.21.17]08/21/2017
    48:37
  51. 59.
    Brian Keating - Shut Up and Measure [10.20.17]08/10/2017
    46:44
  52. 60.
    Tania Lombrozo - Learning By Thinking [7.28.17]07/31/2017
    43:36
  53. 61.
    Daniel Goleman - Compassionate Systems [6.22.17]06/22/2017
    26:16
  54. 62.
    Martin Rees - Curtains For Us All? [5.31.17]05/31/2017
    51:50
  55. 63.
    Venki Ramakrishnan - Soul of a Molecular Machine [5.1.17]05/31/2017
    52:01
  56. 64.
    Ross Anderson - The Threat [5.8.17]05/06/2017
    44:16
  57. 65.
    Jonathan Losos: Urban Evolution [3.31.2017]04/01/2017
    40:34
  58. 66.
    Chris Anderson: Closing The Loop [3.7.2017]03/08/2017
    32:45
  59. 67.
    Dan Sperber: The Function of Reason [2.22.17]02/24/2017
    1:08:56
  60. 68.
    Stuart Russell: Defining Intelligence [2.7.17]02/08/2017
    57:53
  61. 69.
    David Chalmers: The Mind Bleeds Into the World [1.24.17]01/25/2017
    37:40
  62. 70.
    Brian Christian: How Should a Society Be? [12.1.16]12/02/2016
    40:01
  63. 71.
    Laurie R. Santos: Glitches [11.21.16]11/22/2016
    39:07
  64. 72.
    David Rand: The Cost of Cooperationg [11.9.16]11/10/2016
    44:07
  65. 73.
    Judea Pearl: Engines of Evidence [10.24.16]10/25/2016
    28:03
  66. 74.
    Monica L. Smith: Infrastructure As Dialogue [9.20.16]09/21/2016
    43:03
  67. 75.
    Seth Lloyd - Quantum Hanky-Panky08/22/2016
    48:12
  68. 76.
    Robert Plomin - Why We're Different [6.29.16]06/29/2016
    45:10
  69. 77.
    Molly Crockett & Daniel Kahneman - Deontology Or Trustworthiness? [6.16.16]06/16/2016
    42:59
  70. 78.
    June Gruber - Misunderstanding Positive Emotion [5.25.16]05/25/2016
    35:09
  71. 79.
    Paul Dolan - The Social Construction of Stories05/13/2016
    37:21
  72. 80.
    Gary Marcus - Is Big Data Taking Us Closer to the Deeper Questions in Artificial Intelligence? [5.4.16]05/04/2016
    39:00
  73. 81.
    Frank Wilczek - Power Over Nature [4.20.16]04/20/2016
    49:31
  74. 82.
    Joshua Knobe and Daniel Kahneman - A Characteristic Difference [4.26.16]04/16/2016
    46:55
  75. 83.
    George Church - The Augmented Human Being [3.30.16] 03/30/2016
    49:42
  76. 84.
    Janna Levin - Sounds of the Skies [3.23.16]03/23/2016
    41:52
  77. 85.
    Rebecca Newberger Goldstein - The Mattering Instinct [3.16.16]03/16/2016
    47:01
  78. 86.
    Howard Gardner - Liberal Arts and Sciences in the 21st Century [3.9.16]03/03/2016
    36:26
  79. 87.
    Stephen Wolfram - AI & The Future Of Civilization [3.1.16]03/01/2016
    1:32:20
  80. 88.
    Ed Boyden - How the Brain is Computing the Mind [2.12.16] 02/12/2016
    46:12
  81. 89.
    David Reich - The Genomic Ancient DNA Revolution02/01/2016
    45:08
  82. 90.
    Richard Nisbett - The Crusade Against Multiple Regression Analysis [1.21.16]01/21/2016
    37:19
  83. 91.
    Gloria Origgi - What Is Reputation? [11.5.15]11/05/2015
    51:24
  84. 92.
    Jamil Zaki - Choosing Empathy [10.20.15] 10/20/2015
    32:06
  85. 93.
    Philip Tetlock - EDGE Master Class 2015: A Short Course in Superforecasting, Class V Part I [9.22.15]09/22/2015
    24:42
  86. 94.
    Philip Tetlock - EDGE Master Class 2015: A Short Course in Superforecasting, Class V Part II [9.22.15]09/22/2015
    29:25
  87. 95.
    Philip Tetlock - EDGE Master Class 2015: A Short Course in Superforecasting, Class IV Part II [9.15.15]09/15/2015
    34:14
  88. 96.
    Philip Tetlock - EDGE Master Class 2015: A Short Course in Superforecasting, Class III Part II [9.1.15]09/01/2015
    46:31
  89. 97.
    Philip Tetlock - EDGE Master Class 2015: A Short Course in Superforecasting, Class III Part I [9.1.15]09/01/2015
    31:07
  90. 98.
    Philip Tetlock - EDGE Master Class 2015: A Short Course in Superforecasting, Class II Part II [8.24.15]08/24/2015
    47:53
  91. 99.
    Philip Tetlock - EDGE Master Class 2015: A Short Course in Superforecasting, Class II Part I [8.24.15]08/24/2015
    50:03
  92. 100.
    Philip Tetlock - EDGE Master Class 2015: A Short Course in Superforecasting, Class I Part I [8.17.15]08/17/2015
    39:42
  93. 101.
    Philip Tetlock - EDGE Master Class 2015: A Short Course in Superforecasting, Class I Part II [8.17.15]08/17/2015
    45:03
  94. 102.
    John Markoff - The Next Wave [7.16.15]07/16/2015
    38:23
  95. 103.
    Priyamvada Natarajan - The Exquisite Role of Dark Matter [6.10.15] 06/10/2015
    34:42
  96. 104.
    Sean Carroll - Layers of Reality [5.28.15]05/28/2015
    32:57
  97. 105.
    David Christian - We Need a Modern Origin Story: A Big History [5.21.15]05/21/2015
    44:47
  98. 106.
    Peter Coveney - Popper Versus Bacon [5.7.15]05/07/2015
    35:58
  99. 107.
    Richard Dawkins - This Is My Vision of "Life" [4.30.15]04/30/2015
    36:19
  100. 108.
    Jaan Tallinn - Existential Risk [4.16.15]04/16/2015
    39:05
  101. 109.
    Yuval Noah Harari & Daniel Kahneman - Death Is Optional03/04/2015
    41:54
  102. 110.
    Neil Gershenfeld - Digital Reality [1.23.15]01/23/2015
    57:22
  103. 111.
    Chiara Marletto - Formulating Science in Terms of Possible and Impossible Tasks [12.6.14]12/06/2014
    32:58
  104. 112.
    Margaret Levi - Entwined Fates [11.24.14]11/24/2014
    44:40
  105. 113.
    Naomi Eisenberger - Social Pain [9.10.14]09/10/2014
    29:22
  106. 114.
    Richard Prum - Duck Sex, Aesthetic Evolution, and the Origin of Beauty [9.3.14]09/03/2014
    57:35
  107. 115.
    Matthew Lieberman - Latitudes of Acceptance [8.22.14]08/22/2014
    31:34
  108. 116.
    Jonathan Gottschall - The Way We Live Our Lives in Stories [7.28.14]07/28/2014
    31:38
  109. 117.
    Steven Pinker - Writing in the 21st Century [6.9.14]06/09/2014
    37:02
  110. 118.
    HeadCon '13 - Daniel Dennett - The De-Darwinizing of Cultural Change [3.4.14]03/04/2014
    10:56
  111. 119.
    HeadCon '13 - Joshua Knobe - Experimental Philosophy & the Notion of the Self02/18/2014
    23:54
  112. 120.
    HeadCon '13 - David Pizarro - The Failure of Social and Moral Intuitions [2.25.14] 02/15/2014
    14:01
  113. 121.
    Kevin Kelly - The Technium [2.3.14]02/03/2014
    1:11:28
  114. 122.
    HeadCon '13 - Laurie Santos - What Makes Humans Unique?01/23/2014
    20:12
  115. 123.
    HeadCon '13 - Joshua Greene - The Role of Brain Imaging in Social Science12/16/2013
    17:09
  116. 124.
    HeadCon '13 - Nicholas Christakis - The Science of Social Connections [12.9.13]12/09/2013
    22:06
  117. 125.
    HeadCon '13 - Fiery Cushman - The Paradox of Automatic Planning [11.25.13]11/25/2013
    25:04
  118. 126.
    HeadCon '13 - June Gruber - The Scientific Study of Positive Emotion [11.18.13]11/18/2013
    36:59
  119. 127.
    HeadCon '13 - Sendhil Mullainathan - What Big Data Means For Social Science [11.11.13]11/11/2013
    29:38
  120. 128.
    Joshua Greene - Deep Pragmatism [8.30.13]08/30/2013
    28:07
  121. 129.
    David Moinina Sengeh - Technology & Innovation as a National Development Strategy07/12/2013
    42:24
  122. 130.
    Napoleon Chagnon - Blood Is Their Argument Part II [6.6.13]06/06/2013
    33:51
  123. 131.
    Napoleon Chagnon - Blood Is Their Argument Part I Discussion [6.6.13]06/06/2013
    29:42
  124. 132.
    Napoleon Chagnon - Blood Is Their Argument Part I [6.6.13]06/06/2013
    58:39
  125. 133.
    Napoleon Chagnon - Blood Is Their Argument Part II Discussion [6.6.13]06/06/2013
    20:40
  126. 134.
    Lee Smolin - Think About Nature05/14/2013
    58:15
  127. 135.
    Adam Alter - Disfluency [2.25.13]02/25/2013
    33:47

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