Big Think Videos

The following videos are part of our collaborative series with Big Think.

Humans Emotional Creatures or Are We Rational? | Yale Psychologist Paul Bloom

How "Rude" New Yorkers Treated One Muslim Woman after Trump's Election | Amani Al-Khatahtbeh

Your Mind Is So Powerful It Creates Your Reality: What Isaac Lidsky Learned by Going Blind at Age 25

America’s Next Moonshot: Cut Poverty 50% by 2030 | Jeffrey Sachs on JFK's Optimism

Optimists Decide the Future | "Wired" Founder Kevin Kelly

The Universe Doesn’t Give a Damn about Us | Theoretical Physicist Lawrence Krauss on Optimism

Quadruple Amputee Kyle Maynard Is a Photographer, Wrestler, and Inspiration Machine

Is Hope for Weak People? One Man's Journey through Life with MS | Richard M. Cohen

The Science of Optimism: How Gender, Age, and Race Affect Your Outlook | William Magee

How Cognitive Biases Bend Reality: Private Optimism vs. Public Despair | Neuroscientist Tali Sharot

Cornel West: The Difference Between Justice and Revenge

Faith and Hope Are Two Different Philosophical Mindsets | Sam Newlands

3 Ways to Stop Racism: Diversity Exposure, Bias Intervention, Cross-Race Friendships | Lori Markson

What Hope Actually Meant to Martin Luther King Jr. and President Obama | Andre Willis

The Prison Project: How Can You Restore Humanity In an Inhumane System?

Optimists Do It Longer: How a Positive Outlook Will Boost Your Longevity | Michael Scheier

Cornel West: Hope Is Spiritual Armor Against Modern Society's Spiritual Warfare

Want a Meaningful Life? Learn to Control Your Mental Attitude | Luc Bovens