In this fascinating series of short talks from the PBS series Closer to Truth Ray Kurzweil touches on a broad range of topics, this series is well worth the watch.
- What is the far future of humans in the universe?
- How are brains conscious?
- What is the far future of intelligence in the universe?
- What is the nature of personal identity?
- Are we living in a simulation?
- What things are conscious?
- Does cosmology provide meaning?
- Is life and mind inevitable in the universe?
- Where are they, all those aliens?
- Why is consciousness so mysterious?
- How do brains function?
- What’s creativity and who is creative?
- How does creativity work at work?
- Why are music and art so exhilarating?