July 26, 2014
Join Jason Silva, a Positive Thinking star of his generation, as he freestyles his way into the complex systems of society, technology and human existence and discusses the truth and beauty of science in a form of existential jazz.
“The Better Angels of our Nature” by Steven Pinker: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Better_Angels_of_Our_Nature
“The stuff of thought; the myth of violence” Steven Pinker’s TED Talk: http://blog.ted.com/2007/09/11/steven_pinker/
“New Insights on Poverty” Hans Rosling’s TED Talk: http://www.ted.com/talks/hans_rosling_reveals_new_insights_on_poverty
“The Case for Optimism” by Bill Clinton