E. O. Wilson; Eric Kandel; Steven Pinker
Books, Society, ScienceAir Date 04/03/2012
E. O. Wilson on his book "The Social Conquest of Earth"; Eric Kandel on the science of art; the worldwide decline in violence.
BooksAir Date 04/03/2012
Author Steven Pinker shares his book, "The Better Angels of Our Nature," an examination of the reasons why violence has declined around the world.
Personal Genome Project
ScienceAir Date 06/19/2009
Experts discuss personalized genomic testing and the extent to which genes may influence behavior.
Obama's Response to Iran; Personal Genome Project; 23andMe
Politics, Health, ScienceAir Date 06/19/2009
A conversation about President Obama's response to the recent Iranian elections; personalized genomic testing; co-founders of 23andMe.
ScienceAir Date 03/13/2008
Experimental psychologist and Harvard professor Steven Pinker shares his new book, "The Stuff of Thought."
Lt. General William Caldwell; Andrea Jung; Steven Pinker
Politics, Business, ScienceAir Date 03/13/2008
Lt. Gen. William Caldwell on nation building; Avon C.E.O. Andrea Jung; Steven Pinker shares "The Stuff of Thought."
Time: Person of the Century
SocietyAir Date 03/22/1999
A diverse panel of scientists, historians, and writers share their picks for Time magazine's Person of the Century.
On Dan Quayle; Language Acquisition; Peter Arnett; David Lauren
Politics, Science, MediaAir Date 02/09/1995
Dan Quayle's decision not to run for president; a conversation about language; Peter Arnett on war correspondence; Swing Magazine.
Education, ScienceAir Date 02/09/1995
Fillmmaker Gene Searchinger and author Steven Pinker explain how we acquire and use language.