- Short Films
Carl Sagan gave his last interview with Charlie rose on May 27th 1996. He discussed pseudo-science, religion, unfounded claims, his personal love affair with science and his struggle with myelodysplasia as well as other elements of his last book: The Demon-Haunted World.
Robert Zubrin is an American aerospace engineer and author, best known for his advocacy of manned Mars exploration. He was the driving force behind Mars Direct—a proposal intended to produce significant reductions in the cost and complexity of such a mission. Here is his talk about exploration and colonization of Mars, with all the technical details although the lecture is a bit aged, but still very interesting and funny at moments. It’s given to the 15th Annual Meeting of the Doctors for Disaster Preparedness held in San Diego, California; June 1997.
This is a series of lectures from Stanford University, concentrating on Quantum Entanglements. Lecturer is Professor Leonard Susskind, a professor of theoretical Physics at Stanford University, probably best known for his confrontation with Stephen Hawking on the nature of black holes.
Here we have a series of 9 lectures, each almost 2 hours long, enjoy.