All Informed World View Videos

Links to all Informed World View videos

A View About Ourselves videos

  • About the Brain’s Cortex (4:09) from The Brain: Evolution and Perception
  • About the Brain, Jeff Hawkins (4:04) from Hawkins’ 2009 J. Robert Oppenheimer Memorial Lecture
  • What the Brain Does, Jeff Hawkins (1:50) from Hawkins’ 2009 J. Robert Oppenheimer Memorial Lecture
  • Patterns in the Brain, Jeff Hawkins (1:47) from Hawkins’ 2009 J. Robert Oppenheimer Memorial Lecture
  • Phantom Pain, V.S. Ramachandran (5:35) from Secrets of the Mind (2002)
  • Francis Crick’s Hypothesis (3:51) from The Brain: Evolution and Perception
  • Limitations of the Brain (2:10) from The Brain: Evolution and Perception
  • Afterimages, Christof Koch (2:26) from Koch’s 2005 J. Robert Oppenheimer Memorial Lecture
  • Motion-induced Blindness, Koch (2:54) from Koch’s 2005 J. Robert Oppenheimer Memorial Lecture
  • Change Blindness, Koch (3:05) from Koch’s 2005 J. Robert Oppenheimer Memorial Lecture
  • Attentiveness, Koch (2:26) from Koch’s 2005 J. Robert Oppenheimer Memorial Lecture
  • Abstracting, Alfred Korzybski (3:04) Using a toy fan to illustrate neurological abstracting

A View About the World videos

  • Overview of Scientific Approach (1:15) from Lecture by Steve Stockdale
  • On Science, R. Feynman (3:30) from The Best Mind Since Einstein
  • A Scientific Attitude, Irving J. Lee (:40) from Talking Sense
  • Collapse of Tacoma Narrows Bridge (5:04) Excerpt

A View About Perspective videos

  • Earth in the Shadow of the Moon (3:21) from In the Shadow of the Moon
  • Charles and Ray Eames (5:31) from Powers of 10
  • Historical Alternatives, M.J. Sherwin (2:46) J. Robert Oppenheimer Memorial Lecture, 2008
  • “Why?” (2:43) from Lucky Louie
  • Time Changes Perspectives (6:35) from Shutup and Sing, the Dixie Chicks
  • Perspective on “Japanese American” (1:03) from The Brain, Our Universe Within
  • Tiger Woods at the 2008 U.S. Open (1:15) from Televised Event
  • Segregation Attitudes in the 1950s (2:57) from Eyes on the Prize

A View About Behavior videos

  • Abstracting and Evaluation (3:03) from a lecture by Steve Stockdale (2006)
  • Abstracting and Evaluating (4:15) from Talking Sense, Irving J. Lee (1952)
  • A General Semantics Perspective (8:42) from Lay Off My Persuade Shoes, Steve Stockdale (2009)
  • on Consequences – Part 1 (6:11) from Talking Sense, Irving J. Lee (1952)
  • on Consequences – Part 2 (3:13) from Talking Sense, Irving J. Lee (1952)
  • The Good vs Poor Observer (8:35) from Talking Sense, Irving J. Lee (1952)
  • Two Behavioral Examples (3:41) from Talking Sense, Irving J. Lee (1952)
  • Behavioral Reactions to Words (5:24) from Talking Sense, Irving J. Lee (1952)
  • Examples of Stereotypes (6:53) The Daily Show, Aasif Mandvi (2009)
  • No Such Thing as Intrinsic Value (:55) The Newshour with Jim Lehrer (2008)
  • No Objective Reporters (:44) Dan Rather Reports on HDNET (2008)
  • Carefully Taught Prejudices (3:43) from Rodgers and Hammerstein “South Pacific” (1958)
  • Violent Reactions to Words (3:03) Violent Reactions to Words? (2008)

A View About Language videos

  • The Power of Words (?) (6:09) Cool Hand Luke, V for Vendetta, Life of Brian (2006)
  • Word and Meaning (6:43) from Talking Sense, Irving J. Lee (1952)
  • Knowing Words vs. Knowing (1:00) from The Best Mind Since Einstein, Richard Feynman ()
  • Facts vs. Inferences (:48) from Talking Sense, Irving J. Lee (1952)
  • on Similarities (2:19) from Talking Sense, Irving J. Lee (1952)
  • on Differences (4:59) from Talking Sense, Irving J. Lee (1952)
  • Unintentional Offense (2:40) Independent Lens: The Paper (2008)
  • Torture vs. Enhanced Interrogation (4:02) from The Daily Show, Jon Stewart and John Oliver (2006)
  • Tyranny of Categories (5:34) The Weather Channel coverage of Hurricane Ike (2008)
  • Politcal Words Matter (12:43) A Compilation of Instructive Examples (2008)
  • Etymology of the F Word (1:38) from F*CK: The Documentary (2005)
  • Etymology of the N Word (3:39) from The N Word: United We Stand (1958)
  • on Context, George Carlin (2:03) from Doin’ It Again: George Carlin (1990)
  • on Context, Chris Rock (5:09) from Chris Rock: Kill the Messenger (2008)
  • Flipping the Bird: 4 Views (7:59) A Compilation of Perspectives

Doing What You Know videos

  • Applying What We Know (4:45) from Talking Sense, Irving J. Lee (1952)
  • Art Viewed by a Scientist (1:26) from The Best Mind since Einstein, Richard Feynman (1952)
  • Sensory Awareness (2:29) from An Interview with Charlotte Read (1999)
  • Follow Your Bliss (4:01) from Inside the Tube, Blue Man Group (2006)
  • Collaboration (5:14) from Inside the Tube, Blue Man Group (2006)
  • Applications of this Perspective (6:50) from a Lecture by Steve Stockdale (2006)
  • Manipulation and Persuasion in Ad/PR (4:44) from Toxic Sludge is Good for You (2003)
  • Blood is Blood (3:09) from Ken Burns’ The War, Daniel Inouye (2006)

Putting It Together videos

  • Applying Knowledge (2:41) from Talking Sense, Irving J. Lee (1952)
  • Scientific Attitudes, Richard Feynman (3:30) from The Best Mind Since Einstein, Richard Feynman (3:30)
  • Visual Misperception, Christof Koch (2:26) J. Robert Oppenheimer Memorial Lecture (2005)
  • A General Semantics Perspective (8:21) from Lay Off My Persuade Shoes, Steve Stockdale (2009)
  • The Map-Territory Analogy (7:13) from Talking Sense, Irving J. Lee (1952)
  • Brains Develop over a Lifetime (2:10) The Brain: Our Universe Within (1994)