New Book: Grand Challenges for Science in the 21st Century

We are very pleased to announce the publication of our new title, “Grand Challenges for Science in the 21st Century.” This interesting book is a compilation of the lectures and discussions held during a four-day event — Grand Challenges for Science in the 21st Century — organized by Para...
By Lotus | 7 November 2018 | Blog

Transcript of “A Crude Look at the Whole” by Murray Gell-mann

This talk was given on 4 March 2013 at the conference, “A Crude Look at the Whole,” at Nanyang Technological University, Singapore. Murray Gell-Mann Trustee, Science Board and Distinguished Fellow, Santa Fe Institute   Transcript It’s a pleasure to be able to discuss with this distinguished group the idea...
By Jonathan Sim | 18 July 2018 | A Crude Look at the Whole, Conference, Transcripts

Sharon Siddique: Continuing the Postcolonial Debate

Samuel Chong’s thoughtful commentary on postcolonialism begins with a great title: “Never Can Say Goodbye: Colonialism’s Enduring Grip”. How true. I agree with much of what he says, and will focus a few thoughts on what I don’t agree with, or which I feel can be elaborated. The overhang...