Podcasts

Life's Technological Edge: The Singulaity is Near: When Humans Transcend Biology

Lecture Series: The Edges of Life

Ray Kurzweil, via Teleportec Teleporter Founder, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Kurzweil Technologies

Humanity is on the edge of a vast transformation, when what it means to be human will be both enriched and challenged. Inventor and futurist Ray Kurzweil will introduce this radically optimistic singularity, an era when we break our genetic shackles to create a nonbiological intelligence trillions of times more powerful than today. In this new world, humans will transcend biological limitations to achieve entirely new levels of progress and longevity.

Global Climate Change: The Evidence

Lecture Series: Global Climate Change

Malcolm Hughes, Professor of Dendrochronology

Global Climate Change: What's Ahead

Lecture Series: Global Climate Change

Jonathan Overpeck, Director ofthe Institute for the Study of Planet Earth and Professor of Geosciences

Global Climate Change: The Role of Living Things

Lecture Series: Global Climate Change

Travis Huxman, Assistant Professor of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology

Global Climate Change: Ocean Impacts and Feedbacks

Lecture Series: Global Climate Change

Julia Cole, Associate Professor of Geosciences

Global Climate Change: Disease and Society

Lecture Series: Global Climate Change

Andrew Comrie, Dean of the Graduate College and Professor of Geography and Regional Development

Global Climate Change: Could Geoengineering Reverse It?

Lecture Series: Global Climate Change

Roger Angel, Regents' Professor of Astronomy

Global Climate Change: Designing Policy Responses

Lecture Series: Global Climate Change

Paul Portney, Dean of the Eller College of Management and Professor of Economics

Biological Evolution: What It Is and What It Isn't

Lecture Series: Evolution

Joanna Masel, Assistant Professor, Ecology and Evolutionary Biology

Earth Evolution: The Formation of Our Planet

Lecture Series: Evolution

Joaquin Ruiz, Dean of the College of Science and Professor of Geosciences

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