All Videos Tagged scientist (Think Atheist) - Think Atheist 2014-07-30T00:35:45Z http://www.thinkatheist.com/video/video/listTagged?tag=scientist&rss=yes&xn_auth=no Professor Richard Dawkins' Seminar at Science World 2011 Part 1 tag:www.thinkatheist.com,2011-08-23:1982180:Video:799692 2011-08-23T13:26:04.925Z Sassan K. http://www.thinkatheist.com/profile/SassanK <a href="http://www.thinkatheist.com/video/professor-richard-dawkins-seminar-at-science-world-2011-part-1"><br /> <img alt="Thumbnail" height="180" src="http://api.ning.com:80/files/HBzaDAv1zAWRAdeIWS1fpfstZpSI7D8vfqr-Y9WPoccn7vw**scA22h*e3LEjUWISF2sKkler-5n7L9cLlIF5-3G*49678JF/677196952.jpeg?width=240&amp;height=180" width="240"></img><br /> </a> <br></br>"Should doctors be Darwinian?" Professor Richard Dawkins visited Science World 2011 and presented some challenging new ideas about medicine and evolution to… <a href="http://www.thinkatheist.com/video/professor-richard-dawkins-seminar-at-science-world-2011-part-1"><br /> <img src="http://api.ning.com:80/files/HBzaDAv1zAWRAdeIWS1fpfstZpSI7D8vfqr-Y9WPoccn7vw**scA22h*e3LEjUWISF2sKkler-5n7L9cLlIF5-3G*49678JF/677196952.jpeg?width=240&amp;height=180" width="240" height="180" alt="Thumbnail" /><br /> </a><br />"Should doctors be Darwinian?" Professor Richard Dawkins visited Science World 2011 and presented some challenging new ideas about medicine and evolution to ... Meet Charles Darwin's Grandpa, Erasmus tag:www.thinkatheist.com,2010-04-22:1982180:Video:261110 2010-04-22T02:20:15.015Z Shine http://www.thinkatheist.com/profile/shines <a href="http://www.thinkatheist.com/video/meet-charles-darwins-grandpa"><br /> <img alt="Thumbnail" height="180" src="http://api.ning.com/files/i2j7knVgDyDKMpfxJek3OOx-hBHJh1pwfZEweXoiW74X3AR5dRAyiajgFPGEml6LtPcP-NbPwxKNyIKqqr8R6iXBcDB64vXw/993330954.jpeg?width=240&amp;height=180" width="240"></img><br /> </a> <br></br>Rockefeller University president Sir Paul Nurse discusses Charles Darwin's grandfather, the 18th-century evolutionist Erasmus Darwin. Nurse describes Erasmus as a charming eccentric, compared with the more serious Charles.<br></br> <br></br> Full video here:… <a href="http://www.thinkatheist.com/video/meet-charles-darwins-grandpa"><br /> <img src="http://api.ning.com/files/i2j7knVgDyDKMpfxJek3OOx-hBHJh1pwfZEweXoiW74X3AR5dRAyiajgFPGEml6LtPcP-NbPwxKNyIKqqr8R6iXBcDB64vXw/993330954.jpeg?width=240&amp;height=180" width="240" height="180" alt="Thumbnail" /><br /> </a><br />Rockefeller University president Sir Paul Nurse discusses Charles Darwin's grandfather, the 18th-century evolutionist Erasmus Darwin. Nurse describes Erasmus as a charming eccentric, compared with the more serious Charles.<br /> <br /> Full video here: <a href="http://fora.tv/2010/04/12/Sir_Paul_Nurse_Great_Ideas_of_Biology">http://fora.tv/2010/04/12/Sir_Paul_Nurse_Great_Ideas_of_Biology</a> The Human Brain: How We Decide tag:www.thinkatheist.com,2010-01-31:1982180:Video:214549 2010-01-31T19:22:29.766Z Monica McGee (Monicks) http://www.thinkatheist.com/profile/Monicks <a href="http://www.thinkatheist.com/video/the-human-brain-how-we-decide"><br /> <img alt="Thumbnail" height="180" src="http://api.ning.com/files/iRtpznlMqZiXEudUczWjSsXMDBavy5RM3ucjRH35Dr0SbgU2vZ-u*vvubhB85s6uq*TwsX7myEWsEpQRUKYvSSz5biGngXRX/741826745.jpeg?width=240&amp;height=180" width="240"></img><br /> </a> <br></br>When Jonah Lehrer was in town to talk about his latest book, "How We Decide", Calacademy snagged the opportunity to interview him for "Science in Action".<br></br> <br></br> He took the Visualization Studio through a tour of the brain as we make decisions whether in the cereal aisle or piloting a plane. Then the artists went to work, creating the brain visuals.<br></br> <br></br> ---… <a href="http://www.thinkatheist.com/video/the-human-brain-how-we-decide"><br /> <img src="http://api.ning.com/files/iRtpznlMqZiXEudUczWjSsXMDBavy5RM3ucjRH35Dr0SbgU2vZ-u*vvubhB85s6uq*TwsX7myEWsEpQRUKYvSSz5biGngXRX/741826745.jpeg?width=240&amp;height=180" width="240" height="180" alt="Thumbnail" /><br /> </a><br />When Jonah Lehrer was in town to talk about his latest book, "How We Decide", Calacademy snagged the opportunity to interview him for "Science in Action".<br /> <br /> He took the Visualization Studio through a tour of the brain as we make decisions whether in the cereal aisle or piloting a plane. Then the artists went to work, creating the brain visuals.<br /> <br /> ---<br /> <br /> Jonah Lehrer is a Contributing Editor at Wired and the author of "How We Decide" and "Proust Was a Neuroscientist". Lehrer graduated from Columbia University and studied at Oxford University as a Rhodes Scholar.<br /> <br /> He has written for The New Yorker, Nature, Seed, The Washington Post and The Boston Globe. Lehrer is also a Contributing Editor at Scientific American Mind and National Public Radio's Radio Lab.<br /> <br /> ---<br /> <br /> Since 1853, the California Academy of Sciences has been dedicated to exploring, explaining, and protecting the natural world. It is the only place in the world to combine an aquarium, natural history museum, and planetarium all under one living roof. Tour Through Reality tag:www.thinkatheist.com,2008-11-27:1982180:Video:8547 2008-11-27T10:48:04.911Z Kira http://www.thinkatheist.com/profile/Kira <a href="http://www.thinkatheist.com/video/tour-through-reality"><br /> <img src="http://api.ning.com/files/54-YyF5puEhpPvTr6l-O9ONEnxkM3c*Q2Xhdzoyf0u8*N-CIWY9aYdwAJsyUdjPTPx9B5wA6MstfFvLuEYQmzR0wzgzaBqtO/161252510.bin?width=130&amp;height=97" width="130" height="97" alt="Thumbnail" /><br /> </a><br />A short tour through the visible universe that we can see so far. <a href="http://www.thinkatheist.com/video/tour-through-reality"><br /> <img src="http://api.ning.com/files/54-YyF5puEhpPvTr6l-O9ONEnxkM3c*Q2Xhdzoyf0u8*N-CIWY9aYdwAJsyUdjPTPx9B5wA6MstfFvLuEYQmzR0wzgzaBqtO/161252510.bin?width=130&amp;height=97" width="130" height="97" alt="Thumbnail" /><br /> </a><br />A short tour through the visible universe that we can see so far.