Intelligent Conversations

THE WAR ON DRUGS

THE WAR ON DRUGS

* Should all drugs be legalised? A discussion about the war on drugs and the debate surrounding legalisation.

SUPERHUMANS

SUPERHUMANS

Endurance, flexibility, intelligence - what does it take to be superhuman? Discover people with photographic memories or who can run marathons without ever getting tired. This workshop will also discuss the phenomenon of CrossFit and how you can train your superhuman abilities. 

DE-EXTINCTION

DE-EXTINCTION

Advances in biotechnology have made it possible to bring back extinct species from the dead, but should we? In this workshop we will not only discuss the scientific breakthroughs in this area, but the many ethical implications of reviving dead species.

ARE WE ALONE IN THE UNIVERSE?

ARE WE ALONE IN THE UNIVERSE?

A conversation about aliens, UFOs and the Fermi Paradox. If other intelligent life exists in our universe, then where are all the aliens? In this workshop we will discuss the Fermi paradox: the apparent contradiction between high estimates of the probability of the existence of extra-terrestrial civilisations and humanity's lack of contact with, or evidence for, such civilisations.

HUMANS OF NEW YORK

HUMANS OF NEW YORK

Everyday this blog shares the stories of ordinary people in New York. With over 20 million followers on social media, let's discuss the phenomenon that is Humans of New York!