Skip to content
Big ideas in 10 minutes or less
Explore our library of more than 2,000 interviews with the world’s biggest thinkers.
Learn from the world’s greatest thinkers
Get insights from thought leaders across all fields and industries.
Professor, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Director, Hayden Planetarium
Co-Founder and CEO, Project Reason
Professor of Psychiatry at Boston University Medical School
Author, “Yeah BABY!”
Host, ‘The Messy Truth with Van Jones’

Explore the world’s biggest questions
Dive in and think big with us.
Explore our series
Original video series from the biggest thinkers in the world.
Recent Episodes
The renegade WW2 pilots who tried to end war as we know it
10 min
with
Physics’ greatest mystery: Michio Kaku explains the God Equation
6 min
with
How to live an intellectual life
5 min
with
Why the world is going crazy—and how to win back our minds
7 min
with

Your Brain on Money

Money makes us do things we wish we didn’t, but why is that? Behavioral economists and neuroscientists decode psychological dynamics resulting from 25 million years of human evolution — all so you can make smarter financial decisions.
Recent Episodes
What charity does to your brain
5 min
with
How to trick your brain into saving money
6 min
with
Want to save more money? Start playing video games.
6 min
with
How Apple and Nike have branded your brain
6 min
with
The science of ‘herd mentality’
6 min
with
Get Smarter, Faster.
Get Big Think+ for Business
Enable transformation at your company with Big Think+.

In an increasingly remote world, it’s more important than ever that you have a scalable, digital resource to build culture and enable transformation. Unlock potential across your organization by building the capabilities that are relevant today and will continue to be relevant in the future with Big Think+.

From leadership with Simon Sinek to design thinking with Sara Blakely, our learning content features expert insights from the world’s biggest thinkers. That’s why brands like Ford, PwC, and BMO trust Big Think to help employees learn and grow.