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What Are You Optimistic About?: Todays Leading Thinkers on Why Things Are Good and Getting Better (Edge Question Series)

The nightly news and conventional wisdom tell us that things are bad and getting worse. Yet despite dire predictions, scientists see...

What to Think About Machines That Think: Todays Leading Thinkers on the Age of Machine Intelligence (Edge Question Series)

Weighing in from the cutting-edge frontiers of science, today’s most forward-thinking minds explore the rise of “machines that think.”Stephen Hawking recently...

Science at the Edge: Conversations with the Leading Scientific Thinkers of Today

As founder, editor, and publisher of the intellectual forum www.edge.org, John Brockman is well-positioned to initiate and cultivate an ongoing dialogue...

This Explains Everything: Deep, Beautiful, and Elegant Theories of How the World Works (Edge Question Series)

Drawn from the cutting-edge frontiers of science, This Explains Everything will revolutionize your understanding of the world.What is your favorite deep,...

The Next Fifty Years: Science in the First Half of the Twenty-first Century

A brilliant ensemble of the world’s most visionary scientists provides twenty-five original never-before-published essays about the advances in science and technology...

Know This: Todays Most Interesting and Important Scientific Ideas, Discoveries, and Developments (Edge Question Series)

Today's most visionary thinkers reveal the cutting-edge scientific ideas and breakthroughs you must understand.Scientific developments radically change and enlighten our understanding...

This Idea Must Die: Scientific Theories That Are Blocking Progress (Edge Question Series)

The bestselling editor of This Explains Everything brings together 175 of the world’s most brilliant minds to tackle Edge.org’s 2014 question:...

What We Believe but Cannot Prove: Todays Leading Thinkers on Science in the Age of Certainty (Edge Question Series)

More than one hundred of the world's leading thinkers write about things they believe in, despite the absence of concrete proofScientific...

What Should We Be Worried About?: Real Scenarios That Keep Scientists Up at Night (Edge Question Series)

Drawing from the horizons of science, today's leading thinkers reveal the hidden threats nobody is talking about—and expose the false fears...

What to Think About Machines That Think: Todays Leading Thinkers on the Age of Machine Intelligence

As the world becomes ever more dominated by technology, John Brockman's latest addition to the acclaimed and bestselling Edge Question series...

The New Humanists: Science at the Edge

When John Brockman’s essay, “The New Humanists” appeared on his popular cutting-edge science website, EDGE (www.edge.org), he received a record number...

The Last Unknowns: Deep, Elegant, Profound Unanswered Questions About the Universe, the Mind, the Future of Civilization, and the Meaning of Life

Discover the universe's last unknowns—here are the unanswered questions that obsess "the world's finest minds" (The Guardian)Featuring a foreword by DANIEL KAHNEMAN, Nobel Prize-winning author...

My Einstein: Essays by the Worlds Leading Thinkers on the Man, His Work, and His Legacy

In this fascinating volume, today’s foremost scientists discuss their own versions and visions of Einstein: how he has influenced their worldviews,...

Intelligent Thought: Science versus the Intelligent Design Movement

Evolutionary science lies at the heart of a modern understanding of the natural world. Darwin’s theory has withstood 150 years of...

What Have You Changed Your Mind About?: Todays Leading Minds Rethink Everything (Edge Question Series)

Even geniuses change their minds sometimes.Edge (www.edge.org), the influential online intellectual salon, recently asked 150 high-powered thinkers to discuss their most...