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

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

John Brockman


Even geniuses swap their minds sometimes.

Edge (www.edge.org), the influential on-line highbrow salon, lately requested one hundred fifty high-powered thinkers to debate their so much telling missteps and reconsiderations: What have you ever replaced your brain approximately? The solutions are outstanding, eye-opening, interesting, occasionally stunning, and sure to kick-start numerous passionate debates.

Steven Pinker at the way forward for human evolution • Richard Dawkins at the mysteries of courtship • SAM HARRIS at the indifference of mom Nature • Nassim Nicholas Taleb at the irrelevance of likelihood • Chris Anderson at the truth of worldwide warming • Alan Alda at the lifestyles of God • Ray Kurzweil at the chance of extraterrestrial lifestyles • Brian Eno on what it potential to be a "revolutionary" • Helen Fisher on love, constancy, and the viability of marriage • Irene Pepperberg on studying from parrots . . . and plenty of others.

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