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