In The Spotlight
Dale Jamieson Publishes 'Reason in a Dark Time: Why the Struggle Against Climate Change Failed--and What It Means for Our Future'
In this book, philosopher Dale Jamieson explains what climate change is, why we have failed to stop it, and why it still matters what we do.
The Brain Mapping Initiatives: Foundational Issues
On December 6-7, New York University will host a conference devoted to foundational issues raised by recent brain mapping initiatives. What can mapping the brain tell us about the human mind? What are the ethical implications? These issues will be discussed by leading cognitive neuroscientists and philosophers.
S. Matthew Liao Gives TED Talk About Bio-Engineering Humans to Help Combat Climate Change