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Sci-Fi Short Film “AI-POCALYPSE” presented by DUST

The story of a self-conscious Artificial Intelligence going to the 4th dimension to fix humanity’s future. “AI-POCALYPSE” by Lin Sun

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Ancient animistic beliefs live on in our intimacy with tech

Stephen T Asma is professor of philosophy at Columbia College Chicago and a member of the Public Theologies of Technology and Presence programme at the Institute of Buddhist Studies in Berkeley, California. He is the author of many books, including … Continue reading

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Seneca – How To Control Your Anger (Stoicism)

In this video we will be talking about The 10 ways to control or anger from the writings of Seneca. Seneca was a Roman statesman and stoic philosopher, who in his book De Ira, offers us tips to prevent and … Continue reading

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Julian Barbour – What is Time?

For more on information and video interviews with Julian Barbour, please visit http://bit.ly/1aoc0oZ For more videos answering the question what is time click here http://bit.ly/1BRNBi2 To buy episodes and seasons of Closer To Truth click here http://bit.ly/1LUPlQS Time is a … Continue reading

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I Made A (foodsafe) Hack On Kintsugi…

Alex Traditional #Kintsugi Technique takes months, but this version only needs a day… update : My cookbook is #1 on Amazon : http://smarturl.it/FrenchGuyCooking Food Safe Epoxy Glue : https://amzn.to/2wWR84W Gold Food Coloring : https://amzn.to/2Cy0SbB Sugru : https://amzn.to/2MYbRQz After 3 different … Continue reading

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Kintsugi: The Art of Broken Pieces

Kintsugi (or kintsukuroi) is a Japanese method for repairing broken ceramics with a special lacquer mixed with gold, silver, or platinum. . The philosophy behind the technique is to recognize the history of the object and to visibly incorporate the repair … Continue reading

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On laughter | Anthony McCarten | TEDxMünchen

Born in New Zealand, London-living Anthony McCarten is an award winning film-maker, novelist and playwright. As a film maker he has written five feature films and has directed two himself. All were screened internationally. Theory of Everything, his latest screenplay, … Continue reading

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How to recognize a dystopia – Alex Gendler

View full lesson: http://ed.ted.com/lessons/how-to-reco… The genre of dystopia – the ‘not good place’– has captured the imaginations of artists and audiences alike for centuries. But why do we bother with all this pessimism? Alex Gendler explains how dystopias act as … Continue reading

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Stephen Hawking’s last words to the humanity.

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The philosophy of Stoicism – Massimo Pigliucci

What is the best life we can live? How can we cope with whatever the universe throws at us and keep thriving nonetheless? The ancient Greco-Roman philosophy of Stoicism explains that while we may not always have control over the … Continue reading

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