Dangerous Ideas

Horror
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Can playing out negative scenarios lead to a more positive life?

Length: 
3:11
Students talking
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Princeton historian Anthony Grafton explains how learning conversational Latin inspired his students.

Length: 
2:48
Apps
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App Intelligence? Santa Fe Institute president David Krakauer says we're on the verge of abdicating our free will to everyday apps.

Length: 
3:04
Super punch.
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After spending time with a real-life superhero in Seattle called Phoenix Jones, author Jon Ronson wonders if people like him can actually fight crime.

Length: 
3:03
A whiskey drink
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Journalist Elizabeth Kolbert argues that human vices are just as important as human virtues in shaping evolution.

Clock
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He’s one of the most frenetically productive, wired guys on the planet, but digital media theorist Douglas Rushkoff is backing away from the clock.

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