Neil Theise describes how groups of individuals develop complex systems through self-organization, without any guide or plan, and explains how randomness allows for creativity and adaptation. This is true at all levels; the whole universe is a self-organizing system.
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Donald Hoffman reminds us that we can predict people's choices up to seven seconds before they are conscious of making that choice.
How can there be intelligence without consciousness?
There is a mystery that has confounded scientists for a century.
In this exclusive interview with Dr. Alan Wallace we discuss consciousness, mathematics, practicing deep sleep states and meditation as preparation for dying consciously.
Ever wonder how we try to predict the unpredictable? Supercomputers use the power of chaos theory.
This video is about Bell's Theorem, one of the most fascinating results in 20th century physics.
Reversing history from Galileo's time, it is now the scientists who refuse to look through the telescope.
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These black hole opposites would spew energy, be impossible to enter, and might even answer some of the universe’s fundamental questions.
Recent experiments have put relatively large objects into quantum states, illuminating the processes by which the ordinary world emerges out of the quantum one.
A new model suggests that these subatomic particles may not be so fundamental after all.
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New evidence shows that the key assumption made in the discovery of dark energy is in error
Astronomer Natalie Batalha embodies a planetary sense of what “love” is and means.
There are many things that affect our mental health, from work-related stress to past traumas to whether or not we meditate each day.
What is happening right now? Is your “now” the same as my “now”?
The Born rule, which connects the math of quantum theory to the outcomes of experiments, has been derived from simpler physical principles.
Billions of years ago, an iron nucleus forged in another galaxy was flung into space at close to the…
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