Celebrating The Moms of Gene Therapy | PLOS Blogs Network

As Mother’s Day and the annual meeting of the American Society of Gene and Cell Therapy approach, I’d like to update the stories of some of the moms I’ve written about, and introduce a new VISIT THE SOURCE ARTICLE Celebrating The Moms of Gene Therapy…

NSF Issues Statement on Artificial Intelligence for American Industry

… leaders at an event on Artificial Intelligence for American Industry. National Science … and issued the following statement. Artificial intelligence (AI) is transforming every segment … VISIT THE SOURCE ARTICLE Author:

Ray Kurzweil – The Future & The Technological Singularity (3 Hours)

Ray Kurzweil is an American author, computer scientist, inventor and futurist. Recorded in 2006 Aside from futurism, he is involved in fields such as optical character recognition (OCR), text-to-speech synthesis, speech recognition technology, and electronic keyboard instruments. He has written books on health, artificial intelligence…

Prof. Robert Sapolsky – The Neuroscience Behind Behavior

Robert Sapolsky is an American neuroendocrinologist and author. He is currently a professor of biology, and professor of neurology and neurological sciences and, by courtesy, neurosurgery, at Stanford University. Recorded: May 2017

Jeff Hawkins – Lessons From The Neocortex For AI – Numenta – YouTube

Jeffrey Hawkins is the American founder of Palm Computing and Handspring. He has since turned to work on neuroscience full-time, founded the Redwood Center for Theoretical Neuroscience in 2002, founded Numenta in 2005 and published On Intelligence describing his memory-prediction framework theory of the brain….

Roundtable On The Future – Ramez Naam, Erik Brynjolfsson & Andrew McAfee – YouTube

Recorded: July 19th, 2017 Ramez Naam is an American professional technologist and science fiction writer. He is best known as the author of the Nexus Trilogy. Technological progress makes the world better but also brings new challenges, say Erik Brynjolfsson and Andrew McAfee, faculty members…

Carl Sagan – A Personal Voyage – By Brian Cox – YouTube

Physicist and broadcaster Brian Cox presents a tribute to his science hero, the American astronomer Carl Sagan, the man who many people describe as the greatest populariser of science of all time. His landmark television series Cosmos was seen by more than 60 million people…

Ray Kurzweil’s Predictions at The Turn of The Century – YouTube

Recorded June 17th, 2000 Raymond Kurzweil is an American author, computer scientist, inventor and futurist. Aside from futurism, he is involved in fields such as optical character recognition (OCR), text-to-speech synthesis, speech recognition technology, and electronic keyboard instruments. He has written books on health, artificial…

Steven Pinker – The Philosophy of Free Will – YouTube

Steven Pinker is a Canadian-born American cognitive psychologist, linguist, and popular science author. He is Johnstone Family Professor in the Department of Psychology at Harvard University, and is known for his advocacy of evolutionary psychology and the computational theory of mind. Recorded, 2016

Carl Sagan The Castaway – Interview From 1981

Carl Sagan’s chosen discs https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLb3O_2WT2VVu8X-BuofgqRFzoT3jgQYWn Carl Sagan was an American astronomer, cosmologist, astrophysicist, astrobiologist, author, science popularizer, and science communicator in astronomy and other natural sciences.