• Will robots have rights in the future? | Peter Singer

    Will robots have rights in the future? | Peter Singer New videos DAILY: https://bigth.ink/youtubeJoin Big Think Edge for exclusive videos: https://bigth.ink/Edge------------------------------------------------------------------------- ... Big Think Big Think Dec 14, 2019

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  • What detoxifies a negative work environment? | Simon Sinek

    What detoxifies a negative work environment? | Simon Sinek Simon O. Sinek is an author best known for popularizing the concept of "the golden circle" and to "Start With Why," described by TED as "a simple but powerful model ... Big Think Big Think Dec 13, 2019

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  • How to test yourself in the battle of ideas | Nicholas Christakis

    How to test yourself in the battle of ideas | Nicholas Christakis New videos DAILY: https://bigth.inkJoin Big Think Edge for exclusive video lessons from top thinkers and doers: https://bigth.ink/Edge---------------------------------------------- ... Big Think Big Think Dec 12, 2019

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  • The tech effect on mental health: Are we getting it wrong? | Sarah Rose Cavanagh

    The tech effect on mental health: Are we getting it wrong? | Sarah Rose Cavanagh Dr. Sarah Rose Cavanagh is a psychologist, professor, writer, and Associate Director for grants and research for the Center for Teaching Excellence at Assumption College. Her resea ... Big Think Big Think Dec 12, 2019

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  • Climate change: Why we need 70% of U.S. politicians to unite | Daniel Esty

    Climate change: Why we need 70% of U.S. politicians to unite | Daniel Esty Daniel C. Esty is the Hillhouse Professor of Environmental Law and Policy at the Yale School of Forestry & Environmental Studies and the Yale Law School. Known for his innovative ... Big Think Big Think Dec 11, 2019

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  • What’s funny? How comedians translate humor | Paul F. Tompkins

    What’s funny? How comedians translate humor | Paul F. Tompkins When youre trying to write something funny, it has to be an idea that first strikes you, personally, as funny.The reason for this is that, then, its something youre genuinely ... Big Think Big Think Dec 10, 2019

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  • How does criticism affect popular culture?

    How does criticism affect popular culture? A. O. Scott joined The New York Times as a film critic in January 2000, and was named a chief critic in 2004. Previously, Mr. Scott had been the lead ... Big Think Big Think Dec 9, 2019

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  • Jeannie Gaffigan: How I survived my super hilarious brain tumor

    Jeannie Gaffigan: How I survived my super hilarious brain tumor It was only by chance that Jeannie Gaffigan found out she had a pear-sized tumor on her brain stem. During a visit to her kids pediatrician, the doctor noticed something ... Big Think Big Think Dec 8, 2019

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  • How much does it cost to save a life? | Peter Singer

    How much does it cost to save a life? | Peter Singer For the amount it costs to save one life in the United States, several hundred or a thousand lives could be saved in developing countries.You can make small sacrifices to ... Big Think Big Think Dec 7, 2019

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  • Top-down power: Hierarchies thrive on the internet | Jen Schradie

    Top-down power: Hierarchies thrive on the internet | Jen Schradie - Research shows hierarchical, conservative groups are more likely to use the internet as a platform, even though its commonly thought of as a space for leftist activism.- It feels ... Big Think Big Think Dec 6, 2019

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