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  • 1:12:38 Uploads economics 101

    Uploads economics 101

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    In this talk, Robin Hanson of George Mason University and Research Associate at the Future of Humanity Institute of Oxford University, applies standard economic theory to a world of emulations/uploads. If these human consciousnesses instantiated on comput

  • 46:14 Eliezer Yudkowsky "Friendly AI"

    Eliezer Yudkowsky "Friendly AI"

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    Eliazer Yudkowsky speaking at the 2011 Winter Intelligence Conference at Oxford University, hosted by the Future of Humanity Institute

  • 09:27 Nick Bostrom on life on Mars - part 1/2

    Nick Bostrom on life on Mars - part 1/2

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    Philosopher Nick Bostrom explains why discovering aliens would be a disaster for humanity.

  • 1:00:00 Max Tegmark: The Future of Life, a Cosmic Perspective

    Max Tegmark: The Future of Life, a Cosmic Perspective

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    Max Tegmark, from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and the Foundational Questions Institute (FQXi), presents a cosmic perspective on the future of life, covering our increasing scientific knowledge, the cosmic background radiation, the ultimate f

  • 44:53 Eric Drexler: Nanotechnology - A Changing Landscape

    Eric Drexler: Nanotechnology - A Changing Landscape

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    In the Lloyd's library in London, Eric Drexler addressed business risks and opportunities of nanotechnology. Sponsored by both the UK Knowledge Transfer Networks of Finance and Nanotechnology, Drexler focuses initially on a broad overview of nanotechnolog

  • 47:22 Jurgen Schmidhuber "Universal AI and a Formal Theory of Fun"

    Jurgen Schmidhuber "Universal AI and a Formal Theory of Fun"

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    Jurgen Schmidthuber speaking at the 2011 Winter Intelligence Conference at Oxford University, hosted by the Future of Humanity Institute

  • 48:07 Popular von Neumann probes, Dyson spheres, exploratory engineering and the Fermi paradox

    von Neumann probes, Dyson spheres, exploratory engineering and the Fermi paradox

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    von Neumann probes and Dyson spheres: what exploratory engineering can tell us about the Fermi paradoxTalk by Stuart Armstrong, at the Oxford physics departmentAbstract: The Fermi paradox is the contrast between the high estimate of the likelihood of extr

  • 55:48 Eric Drexler: Physical Law and the Future of Nanotechnology

    Eric Drexler: Physical Law and the Future of Nanotechnology

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    Dr. Eric Drexler speaks at the Inaugural Lecture of the Oxford Martin Programme on the Impacts of Future Technology. Introduced by Professor Nick Bostrom.Exploring a Timeless Landscape: Physical Law and the Future of NanotechnologyIn the inaugural lecture

  • 14:50 Oxford University : The King James Bible Lecture 01

    Oxford University : The King James Bible Lecture 01

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    Scissored and Pasted: readers and writers redoing and undoing King JamesTeacher : Miss Pauline CroftValentine Cunningham, Corpus Christi College, Oxford, gives the second lecture in the King James Bible series.5.30pm, Corpus Christi College, Merton Street

  • 1:02:47 Galaxy Zoo - The Rise and Rise of Citizen Science

    Galaxy Zoo - The Rise and Rise of Citizen Science

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    The annual Oxford University Alumni Weekend aims to showcase the Collegiate University as a whole, giving prominence to a range of current research and its application to real world situations, as well as recognising the achievements of Oxford men and wom

  • 50:13 Breast Cancer: Causes and Prevention

    Breast Cancer: Causes and Prevention

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    The annual Oxford University Alumni Weekend aims to showcase the Collegiate University as a whole, giving prominence to a range of current research and its application to real world situations, as well as recognising the achievements of Oxford men and wom

  • 37:00 Russia is Back: Jenifer Hart Memorial Lecture

    Russia is Back: Jenifer Hart Memorial Lecture

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    The annual Oxford University Alumni Weekend aims to showcase the Collegiate University as a whole, giving prominence to a range of current research and its application to real world situations, as well as recognising the achievements of Oxford men and wom

  • 10:20 Jackie's Lecture At Oxford University Part 1

    Jackie's Lecture At Oxford University Part 1

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    This is a clip from a lecture I gave at Oxford University back in 1992. They gave me an award and a fellowship in the Oxford Union Society. The first American comedian to receive such an honor. That's how they got me to work for nothing. Enjoy!

  • 48:32 Popular First Lady Michelle Obama visits Oxford

    First Lady Michelle Obama visits Oxford

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    Mrs Obama talked to students from the Elizabeth Garrett Anderson Language College (EGA), a secondary school for girls in North London, in Christ Church. The girls had a day-long university "immersion experience" at Oxford.Wednesday 25 May 2011

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  • 1:08:32 3. Has Dawkins shown that God is Redundant?

    3. Has Dawkins shown that God is Redundant?

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    Richard Dawkins' book The God Delusion has been a run away best seller. It has stimulated global debate, not always very charitable, about whether Dawkins is right to say that it is probably the case that God does not exist. During this weekend philosophe

  • 1:26:23 2. The Strengths and Weaknesses of The God Delusion

    2. The Strengths and Weaknesses of The God Delusion

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    Richard Dawkins' book The God Delusion has been a run away best seller. It has stimulated global debate, not always very charitable, about whether Dawkins is right to say that it is probably the case that God does not exist. During this weekend philosophe

  • 1:29:58 1. A Scientific Hypothesis?

    1. A Scientific Hypothesis?

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    Richard Dawkins' book The God Delusion has been a run away best seller. It has stimulated global debate, not always very charitable, about whether Dawkins is right to say that it is probably the case that God does not exist. During this weekend philosophe

  • 46:19 The Bodleian Shakespeare: A treasure lost... and regained

    The Bodleian Shakespeare: A treasure lost... and regained

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    The annual Oxford University Alumni Weekend aims to showcase the Collegiate University as a whole, giving prominence to a range of current research and its application to real world situations, as well as recognising the achievements of Oxford men and wom

  • 1:14:56 Bynum Tudor Lecture - Desmond Tutu - Oxford University

    Bynum Tudor Lecture - Desmond Tutu - Oxford University

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    The Most Reverend Desmond Tutu, Archbishop Emeritus of Cape Town, delivers the Annual Bynum Tudor Lecture at The University of Oxford.

  • 03:16 Oxford University - UNIQ Summer School

    Oxford University - UNIQ Summer School

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    UNIQ is a programme of free residentials in July and August for Year 12 students currently studying at UK state schools. UNIQ students follow a week-long academic course designed and taught by lecturers and tutors at Oxford University, as well as taking p

  • 42:18 Oxford London Lecture 2011 - Discussion Panel

    Oxford London Lecture 2011 - Discussion Panel

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    The extraordinary recent advances in human genetics and their potential to improve healthcare, together with the challenges they bring for the individual and society, was the subject of the first ever Oxford London Lecture.This video contains the panel di

  • 46:35 Oxford London Lecture 2011

    Oxford London Lecture 2011

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    The extraordinary recent advances in human genetics and their potential to improve healthcare, together with the challenges they bring for the individual and society, was the subject of the first ever Oxford London Lecture, given by Professor Peter Donnel

  • 54:15 The Romanes Lecture - Nov 2011 - Lord Rees

    The Romanes Lecture - Nov 2011 - Lord Rees

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    The Romanes Lecture is the annual public lecture of the University. A most distinguished public figure from the arts, science or literature is invited by special invitation of the Vice-Chancellor. The lecture was created in 1891, following an offer by Joh

  • 40:41 The Romanes Lecture - 2011 - Andrew Motion

    The Romanes Lecture - 2011 - Andrew Motion

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    The Romanes Lecture is the annual public lecture of the University. A most distinguished public figure from the arts, science or literature is invited by special invitation of the Vice-Chancellor. The lecture was created in 1891, following an offer by Joh

  • 29:12 Oxford London Lecture 2013: discussion

    Oxford London Lecture 2013: discussion

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    Guardian Science Correspondent Alok Jha discusses robotics with Professor Paul Newman, after the 2013 London Lecture

  • 05:22 Oxford London Lecture 2013 - introduction

    Oxford London Lecture 2013 - introduction

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    Vice-Chancellor Andrew Hamilton introduces Professor Paul Newman's talk on robotics

  • 1:03:43 Where are the Robots? 2013 Guardian Oxford London Lecture (full)

    Where are the Robots? 2013 Guardian Oxford London Lecture (full)

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    Professor Paul Newman discusses the present and future state of robotics: asking how the state of the discipline measures up to science fiction, and discussing how Robots can learn to navigate our world, with profound consequences for society. This is an

  • 1:12:11 Dr. Justin Lin: China's Economic Rise and the Global Economy

    Dr. Justin Lin: China's Economic Rise and the Global Economy

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    China's Economic Rise and the Global Economy was a panel discussion with Professor Dwight Perkins (Harvard), Professor Barry Naughton (University of California San Diego), Dr. Justin Lin, Chief Economist at The World Bank. For more information please visi

  • 1:30:51 His Holiness the Dalai Lama delivers Ogden Lecture at Brown University

    His Holiness the Dalai Lama delivers Ogden Lecture at Brown University

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    His Holiness the Dalai Lama delivered the 86th Stephen A. Ogden Jr. '60 Memorial Lecture on International Affairs: "A Global Challenge: Creating a Culture of Peace" on Wednesday, Oct. 17, 2012, in the Rhode Island Convention Center in downtown Providence,

  • 1:53:34 Ashley Tellis: OP Jindal Lecture I

    Ashley Tellis: OP Jindal Lecture I

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    "Dragon Rising: The Implications of China's Ascendancy for India's Security"Seminar with Ashley Tellis, Carnegie Endowment for International PeaceThursday, April 25, 2013Brown UniversityAshley J. Tellis is a senior associate at the Carnegie Endowment for

  • 1:55:50 James P. Comer 2013 Lipsitt-Duchin Lecture

    James P. Comer 2013 Lipsitt-Duchin Lecture

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    Brown University will host the 2013 Lipsitt-Duchin Lecture on Child and Youth Behavior Development in Salomon Hall from 4 to 6 p.m. on Thursday May 2, 2013. Deborah Gist, commissioner of education, Rhode Island Department of Education; and Gigi DiBello, h

  • 1:10:17 2013 A.O. Williams Lecture - Sir Martin Rees

    2013 A.O. Williams Lecture - Sir Martin Rees

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  • 1:31:13 Jim Head: Postcards From Other Planets

    Jim Head: Postcards From Other Planets

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  • 50:52 How THE BOSON was predicted, Brown University Graduation forum

    How THE BOSON was predicted, Brown University Graduation forum

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  • 1:55:46 Brown University Django Unchained Panel Discussion

    Brown University Django Unchained Panel Discussion

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    The Center for the Study of Slavery and Justice presents a panel discussion centered around Quentin Tarantino's Django Unchained, cosponsored by the Departments of Africana Studies, American Studies, and Modern Culture and Media. Set two years after the C

  • 1:09:16 Lecture by Theo van den Hout: A is for Anatolia. Writing and Literacy in the Hittite Kingdom

    Lecture by Theo van den Hout: A is for Anatolia. Writing and Literacy in the Hittite Kingdom

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    Theo van den Hout is Professor of Hittite and Anatolian Languages in the Department of Near Eastern Languages and Civilizations at the University of Chicago.He received his PhD in Hittite and Anatolian languages from the University of Amsterdam in 1989 af

  • 1:13:52 Archaeology and Identity in Modern Israel and Palestine

    Archaeology and Identity in Modern Israel and Palestine

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    Lecture by Rafi Greenberg.Archaeologists play an important part in molding the collective memory of the communities with which they interact. As active participants in the creation of heritage, archaeologists in Israel and Palestine have a role as public

  • 1:12:52 Christopher Ratté: Archaeological Survey in the Land of Medea

    Christopher Ratté: Archaeological Survey in the Land of Medea

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    February 21, 2013, 7:00 PMRhode Island Hall 108Brown UniversityChristopher Ratté is Professor of Classical Archaeology and Director of the Interdepartmental Program in Classical Art and Archaeology (IPCAA) at the University of Michigan.

  • 2:03:52 Session II: Current Archaeologies in Greece

    Session II: Current Archaeologies in Greece

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  • 1:08:37 Group Discussion: Morning

    Group Discussion: Morning

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  • 1:55:07 Session I: Archaeologies of the Greek Past

    Session I: Archaeologies of the Greek Past

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  • 1:15:50 Keynote lecture by Vassilis Aravantinos

    Keynote lecture by Vassilis Aravantinos

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  • 1:27:43 The 13th annual Casey Shearer Memorial Lecture: filmmaker Jeff Zimbalist

    The 13th annual Casey Shearer Memorial Lecture: filmmaker Jeff Zimbalist

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    Jeff Zimbalist '00, Emmy Award nominated and Academy Award shortlisted writer, director, and editor, speaks about his work for the 13th Annual Casey Shearer Memorial Lecture. Zimbalist's films have been broadcast on HBO, MTV, PBS, ESPN, Channel 4 UK, the

  • 55:40 What Can I Do with a Degree in English?  Alumni Perspectives on Life after Brown

    What Can I Do with a Degree in English? Alumni Perspectives on Life after Brown

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    Brown Degree Days What Can I Do with a Degree in English? Alumni Perspectives on Life after BrownPanelists:Jay Candelmo '99Executive, financial services companySarah Eron '05Assistant ProfessorAlice Rha '09Publicist, PublishingGranoff Center for the Creat

  • 53:18 Mitchell Zuckoff - Hiding in Plain Sight

    Mitchell Zuckoff - Hiding in Plain Sight

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    February 12, 2013A talk by Mitchell Zuckoff - "Hiding in Plain Sight: Finding and Telling True Stories that Other Writers Overlook"Using examples from his work writing for newspapers, magazines, and books, Zuckoff explains how writers can adopt and apply

  • 18:21 CSSJ Symposium 2013 - Day 1 - Session 1 - Opening Remarks

    CSSJ Symposium 2013 - Day 1 - Session 1 - Opening Remarks

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  • 2:14:55 CSSJ Symposium 2013 - Day 1 - Session 2 - Freedom on My Mind

    CSSJ Symposium 2013 - Day 1 - Session 2 - Freedom on My Mind

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  • 2:51:38 CSSJ Symposium 2013 - Day 2 - Session 1 - Slave Knowledge

    CSSJ Symposium 2013 - Day 2 - Session 1 - Slave Knowledge

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