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Big Think Interview With Lisa Randall

Big Think Interview With Lisa Randall

| October 4, 2012 | 1 Comment

In this Big Think interview a charming physicists Lisa Randall, from Harvard university, answers some questions abut what physicists actually do and more. Besides being the first tenured woman in the Princeton University physics department and the first tenured female theoretical physicist at both MIT and Harvard University, she always reminds me of  Eleanor from the movie “Contact”. Anyway, if you want more cool videos from […]

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Ed Witten’s Story

| August 22, 2012 | 0 Comments

For a man often called the greatest living physicist, Edward Witten isn’t very well known outside the world of science. Naturally, it’s hard to find videos or lectures with this guy. So I decided to share this rare video where Ed Witten shares his life story.  

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The Brain That Changes Itself

The Brain That Changes Itself

| May 18, 2012 | 0 Comments

“The Brain That Changes Itself: Stories of Personal Triumph from the Frontiers of Brain Science” is the full name of the book, and, as you might guess from the title, it’s another interesting book about neuroscience. To be more precise it’s about a relatively new branch of science called neuroplasticity, which is overthrowing the centuries-old […]

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