In partnership with GE, Big Think is bringing you conversations with some of the world’s leading thinkers in the world of health care, tackling issues ranging from stemming costs to integrated medicine to how technology is giving us longer, fuller lives.
Humanity is never fully in control of its creations. This lesson from Mary Shelley has remained relevant for over 200 years.
There are issues with Kinsey's data, but his books revolutionized Americans' thinking about sex and sexuality.
If Einstein couldn’t solve the theory of everything, could anyone? Physicist Michio Kaku explains what it would take.
The hot Big Bang was an energetic, brilliantly luminous event. Today's Universe is alight with stars. But in between, the dark ages ruled.