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by Michio Kaku
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What if we could find one single equation that explains every force in the universe?

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by Jeffrey Brenzel
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Dean Brenzel argues that not only can reading the great classics like Plato's Republic and Dante's Inferno enrich your education, it can actually make your life better.

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by Karen Armstrong
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Big Think Interview With Karen Armstrong.

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by Tamar Gendler
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Who gets what and who says so? These two questions underlie and inform every social arrangement from the resolution of schoolyard squabbles to the meta-structure of human societies.

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by Jason Gots
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We surprise some of the world's brightest minds with ideas they're not at all prepared to discuss. With host Jason Gots and special guests Salman Rushdie, Mary-Louise Parker, Saul Williams, Henry Rollins, Bill Nye, George Takei, Maria Popova, Sam Harris, Junot Diaz, Maria Konnikova, and many more...

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by Leon Botstein
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President Leon Botstein of Bard College steps boldly into the fray to answer one of the most enduring human questions: What is art?

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by Nicholas A. Christakis
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If you think you're in complete control of your destiny or even your own actions, you're wrong. Every choice you make, every behavior you exhibit, and even every desire you have finds its roots in the social universe.

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by Lawrence Summers
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What will historians say about us 250 years from now? Larry Summers, former Harvard University president and economic adviser to President Obama, asks this question in a thought-provoking eSeminar about the evolution of ideas and the critical importance of education in an increasingly multi-faceted world.

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by Tal Ben-Shahar
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A conversation with the author of "The Pursuit of Perfect" and "Happier."

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by Douglas Melton
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A century ago, people would suffer and die from what we now consider routine bacterial infections. With the discovery of penicillin, a miracle occurred where it became possible to cure people who previously had been left for dead.

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