By Jason Middleton
Download your consciousness — your human self via neurons and impulses — onto an external hard drive, and then beam your existence to other planets or galaxies in moments.
And that’s just for starters…
Theoretical physics is the crossover discipline between real-world, necessary explanations of how the universe conducts its multidimensional time/space continuum business, with the popularization of those same physics via science fiction.
This week on Techonomics, in segment one, we have Dr Michio Kaku, a world-famous scientist, who is also the co-founder of String Theory. If you put String Theory together with Albert Einstein’s works, you get the Theory of Everything.
Through some personality trait questions, and algorithmic acuity, Vocatio helps recent grads navigate the workplace maze through finding win-win scenarios for both the applicant and hiring manager. We get the details from Vocatio CEO Patrick Jones.
Finally, we shine a spotlight on a new book that we think will become a textbook for social movements in the 21st century. It’s called “New Power,” and in segment three we interview the co-author, Henry Timms.
Mr. Timms is also the founder of Giving Tuesday, the cultural counterweight to conspicuous consumption like Black Friday and Cyber Monday.
Taking those lessons, and analyzing Black Lives Matter, Me Too and so much more, Mr. Timms has been able to distill a tool that helps would-be social movements leverage the digital tools of the 21st century — yes, including social media.
The extended version of the interview is in the podcast below. We had to cut for air, unfortunately, so we suggest you listen to the longer piece if you can. (Heck, you might even hit “subscribe” while you’re there.)
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