I just finished watching Neil Degrasse Tyson’s reboot of Carl Sagan’s Cosmos. At present, I am actually about 1/5th into Carl Sagan’s book of the same title.
What a wonderful human Carl turned out to be.
I digress. Below are some interesting videos, papers, and links which I have found interesting as of late.
A New Theory of Time – Lee Smolin
The source of consciousness [Neuroscience paper]
Richard Dawkins on Type V Civilizations
19 Free Online Courses to Improve Your Writing Skills (click below) (or don’t, w/e)
Humans Need Not Apply – CGP Grey
And as a lengthy pro-human continuation of the above, I present
Paradise or Oblivion – The Venus Project
That’s all for now folks,