The singularity. What is it? Broadly defined, the singularity refers to the merging of humanity with technology. Popularized by Sci-fi and the base for most modern cinema, the truth is that we are getting closer and closer to the singularity as time progresses. This pace is especially picking up momentum in today’s age as technology […]Read more "The 6 Epochs of Evolution | MindMedley | Ray Kurzweil."
A few months back I had the privilege to give a talk at a TedX event here in Clermont Ferrand, France.The video is now online, albeit without english subtitles for the moment. Another version with subtitles should be out later. This talk revolves around Cryptocurrencies, the changing face of money and what needs to be […]Read more "My TedX Talk"
In the upcoming Nolan release, Interstellar, Astrophysicists and Mathematicians came together with the film’s production team to create the visualisation of a black hole. In this marriage of the natural sciences and special effects, we get a chance to see what a black hole would actually look like for the first time. Click on the link […]Read more "Visualisation of a Black Hole"
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“We reflect our culture…So when you are asked to think for yourself, you cant..” Jacque Fresco Question, reflect and think about the reality around us.Read more "Think!"
There is a sobering and a rather dismal fact that is increasingly gaining momentum and acknowledgement…That the education that we received is not in line with the changing world around us, and that the very expensive degrees, for which we made so many sacrifices to attain, were already outdated even before we began the courses in […]Read more "Dr. Woodie Flowers: What is the Future of Education?"
A vision of where we are going and how we need to rethink the parameters of education.Read more "What is 21st century education?"