Arianna Huffington explains to Maria Konnikova how mindfulness seeks to recreate "the Garden of Eden, but with consciousness."
Everyone's favorite Science Guy chats with Vsauce3's Jake Roper about the importance of science education in ensuring future generations remain creative, experimental, and evolutionarily competitive.
On Friday 27 February, Big Think partner PwC hosted its second global webcast focused on the question, ‘What would you do if you were not afraid?’ The webcast was part of ‘Aspire to Lead: The PwC Women’s...
If patients better understood the health risks associated with certain kinds of medical care, they would likely seek less treatment.
It's difficult to make friends out in the "real world." But some people have managed to forge those special bonds through hook-up apps, like Grindr and Tinder.
The technology draws on the concepts established by theatre companies like Punchdrunk that create an immersive world for an audience to explore while the narrative unfolds around them.
When our allies give us the cold shoulder it is a red flag, Scott Kleeb notes.
By looking abroad, Obama may have lost his shine with a homegrown constituency, Scott Kleeb says.
Scott Kleeb forsees a solution to many problems in reducing our dependency on foreign oil.
Scott Kleeb notes a direct relationship between an authoritarian Russia and a lack of diplomatic leverage.
Ideas and entrepreneurship are the keys to preventing us from returning to the mistakes of the early 80s, Scott Kleeb says.
Look no further than the Cornhuskers to understand politics, Scott Kleeb says.
If agriculture is going to help solve the energy crunch, Scott Kleeb says we need keep farming affordable for farmers.
With a military upbringing, Scott Kleeb views the issue as one of national security.
Facebook is the new coffee shop, Scott Kleeb observes.
Vertical farming is fair game for Scott Kleeb.