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Why Do We Feel Awe?

Greater Good Science Center | Posted 05.11.2016 | Healthy Living
Greater Good Science Center

Take the time to pause and open your mind to those things which you do not fully understand. You will be the better for it -- and, as your feelings of awe ripple out through acts of kindness, so will the rest of us.

The Global Search for Education: Planet Earth needs a new 'Billionaires' List

C. M. Rubin | Posted 04.13.2016 | Education
C. M. Rubin

What if we defined Billionaires as entrepreneurs helping to solve earth's most pressing challenges? What if we disrupted Forbes Magazine criteria f...

5 Common Reasons You Haven't Realized Your Big Dreams Yet

Lynn Daue | Posted 03.15.2016 | Healthy Living
Lynn Daue

If you find yourself stuck with a collection of incomplete dreams, you may have fallen prey to one of these common pitfalls.

Jason Silva: "I'd brainwash myself into fearing nothing."

Ioana Budeanu | Posted 02.24.2016 | Impact
Ioana Budeanu

Photo from Jason's personal collection Jason Silva is maybe the most powerful and attractive philosopher of our times. When I listen to his voice and...

Daily Meditation: Leadership

The Huffington Post | Antonia Blumberg | Posted 02.04.2016 | Religion

We all need help maintaining our personal spiritual practice. We hope that these Daily Meditations, prayers and mindful awareness exercises can be par...

Baby Is Immersed In Existential Chat Because, Seriously, What Does It All Mean?!

The Huffington Post | Kimberly Yam | Posted 09.03.2015 | Good News

But dude ... what is life, though? -- Probably this baby. A crazy cute video shared on Facebook features "Brain Games" host Jason Silva getting ex...

7 Futurists On What To Expect In The Next Decade

The Huffington Post | Jacqueline Howard | Posted 05.26.2015 | Science

From smartphone apps that can do seemingly everything to driverless cars and eerily humanlike robots, the past decade has seen dramatic advances in sc...

'Brain Games' Host Opens Up About Psychedelic Drugs

The Huffington Post | Kira Brekke | Posted 04.21.2015 | Science

Research on psychedelics is making a comeback, and this science-minded TV host says that's a good thing. Jason Silva, host of National Geographic C...

The Global Search for Education: 革新, Innovación, Innovation, ابتكار, Inovação, инновация, イノベーション, নবপ্রবর্তিত বস্তু, Innovazione!

C. M. Rubin | Posted 06.14.2015 | Education
C. M. Rubin

Justin Bieber and Scooter Braun - Past Tribeca Disruptive Innovation Award Honorees Winston Churchill once said, "Without tradition, art is a flo...

Daily Meditation: The Human Imagination

The Huffington Post | Antonia Blumberg | Posted 04.07.2015 | Religion

We all need help maintaining our personal spiritual practice. We hope that these Daily Meditations, prayers and mindful awareness exercises can be par...

National Geographic Channel Takes to the Big Easy to Launch New Food Programming

Ed Martin | Posted 01.03.2015 | Entertainment
Ed Martin

These days it seems there are more programs about food on basic cable networks than there are viewers available to watch them. It follows, then, that introducing new specials and series on this burgeoning subject, especially on a network not known for food programming, calls for special marketing and publicity strategies.

WATCH: The Power Of An Instagram Photo Is Immense

The Huffington Post | Ryan Grenoble | Posted 09.09.2014 | Good News

If you use Instagram, then filmmaker and TV personality Jason Silva would like to congratulate you on successfully navigating two different, simultane...

Daily Meditation: A Childlike State Of Wonder

The Huffington Post | Antonia Blumberg | Posted 06.23.2014 | Religion

We all need help maintaining our personal spiritual practice. We hope that these daily meditations, prayers and mindful awareness exercises can be par...

Transhumanist Art Will Help Guide People to Becoming Masterpieces

Zoltan Istvan | Posted 08.05.2014 | Technology
Zoltan Istvan

When most people think of transhumanist art, they think of science fiction movies and novels. Of course, these forms of art have done much to promote transhumanism and the inevitable tech-dominated future.

What's Next in Social Networking? Meaningful Simplicity

Melissa Jun Rowley | Posted 07.27.2014 | Technology
Melissa Jun Rowley

As niche social networking services are becoming more prevalent and more focused, a window of opportunity is wide open for studying and understanding social physics.

In 2 Minutes, This Video Will Inspire You To Live Creatively

The Huffington Post | Ryan Grenoble | Posted 05.22.2014 | Good News

There are countless ways to describe life. "Zombie-like" shouldn't be one of them. So says Jason Silva, the host of National Geographic Channel's ...

The Global Search for Education: To Be or Not to Be?

C. M. Rubin | Posted 06.22.2014 | Impact
C. M. Rubin

If imagination be the food of disruption, is the Bard also to be considered worthy of a TriBeCa Disruptive innovation Award?

Why Love Is The Greatest Pain But Also Completely Worth Going After

Posted 03.13.2014 | Good News

Jason Silva wants to know: Is love the greatest pain of all? The filmmaker, who took over the Internet with his viral video "Existential Bummer," a...

Are We All Cyborgs?

Alejandro Rojas | Posted 05.04.2014 | Weird News
Alejandro Rojas

I got the chance to talk to filmmaker and futurist Jason Silva about these topics. He suggests that not only should we not be afraid of our bold new world, but we may all already be cyborgs.

ONE ON ONE: Jason Silva On The Power Of Ideas

The WorldPost | Katherine Keating | Posted 02.25.2014 | World

"If Aristotle was alive today, he would be spitting his philosophical rifts onto his YouTube page," said Jason Silva. "As a student of philosophy, I r...

Daily Meditation: Cultivate Awe In Your Life

Posted 02.19.2014 | Religion

We all need help maintaining our personal spiritual practice. We hope that these daily meditations, prayers and mindful awareness exercises can be pa...

The Amazing Thing That Happens When You Follow Your Dreams To Infinity And Beyond

Posted 12.12.2013 | Good News

First, he tried to change how we see the world. Now, Jason Silva is looking to the stars. In this installment of Silva's philosophical YouTube ser...

In Just Three Minutes, This Man Will Inspire You To Live Life To The Fullest

Posted 11.14.2013 | Good News

This video will possibly inspire you, make you tear up, and convince you to go out and start living life to the fullest -- all in three minutes. F...

American Voices on Reinvention

Russell C. Smith | Posted 10.07.2013 | Impact
Russell C. Smith

The American experience has always been one of starting over, rethinking, reworking, and reinventing. In the early 21st Century, a reinvention moveme...

WATCH: This Video Will Jump Start Your Life In Less Than 3 Minutes

Posted 04.30.2014 | Good News

In under 180 seconds, this video will rewire your brain and have you seeing the world with new eyes. Jason Silva, host of National Geographic's Bra...