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Seth Lloyd

*This Idea Must Die* asks scientists and big thinkers which scientific theories they’d target for extinction.

this idea must die, john brockman, sean carroll, seth lloyd

Teleporting data.. time travel.. quantum computers. Sci-fi or science reality? 'Quantum mechanic' Seth Lloyd joins us to talk about the mysteries of the quantum world.

physics, quantum mechanic, quantum computing

This year’s Nobel laureates changed our understanding of our bodies and the world around us.

nobel prize, physiology, medicne, physics, chemistry, 2012 nobel prizes, sweden

Math Superstars

- Do Your Patriotic Duty: Learn Math
Mathematician Edward Frenkel says a well-educated public is essential to democra...

- Goodnight Moon, Goodnight Math
Some parents are skipping the bedtime stories and tucking kids in with equations...

- The Simpsons’ Secret? It’s Written by Math Geeks
The secret behind The Simpsons math jokes? A writers’ room full of ex-mathematic...

- Is the Universe Built on Math?
In The Mathematical Universe, physicist Max Tegmark argues that the universe is ...

- Are Math Skills Built In To The Human Brain?
Amazonian villagers with no schooling understand basic geometry as well as math-...