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Language as a Window into Human Nature

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[screenshot from video below] The video below by RSA Animate, and based on Prof. Steven Pinker’s many books, demonstrates Language as a Window into Human Nature       The renowned linguist and experimental psychologist Steven Pinker – a Professor in the Department of Psychology at Harvard University – explains how the mind turns the finite building blocks of language […]

WHERE GOOD IDEAS COME FROM by Steven Johnson + 2 Videos

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Steven Johnson explains on his website… “On Friday, I got the galley copies of my new book, to be published in early October. It’s calledWhere Good Ideas Come From: The Natural History Of Innovation. I’ve been working on this one for almost five years now, though in some ways the idea for it is almost […]