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Tag: Michio Kaku

Cosmology Today: What is Consciousness ? – Three Stages of Consciousness | Michio Kaku

Michio Kaku’s theory on quantifying consciousness suggests consciousness is the number of feedback loops required to create a model of your position in space with relation to other organisms and time. He believes a thermostat has 1 unit of consciousness – it senses the temperature around it. A flower has around 10 units of consciousness …

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Michio Kaku: Science is the Engine of Prosperity

Dr. Michio Kaku is a theoretical physicist, bestselling author, acclaimed public speaker, renowned futurist, and popularizer of science. As co-founder of String Field Theory, Dr. Kaku carries on Einstein’s quest to unite the four fundamental forces of nature into a single grand unified theory of everything.  

Michio Kaku on Reading Minds, Recording Dreams, and Brain Imaging

Dr. Michio Kaku returns to Big Think studios to discuss his latest book, The Future of the Mind. Here he explains the remarkable advances in brain imaging.  

BigThink: Michio Kaku on the Evolution of Intelligence

Michio Kaku on the Evolution of Intelligence. He contemplates; “Some people think that intelligence is the crowning achievement of evolution. Well if that’s true there should be more intelligent creatures on the planet Earth. But to the best of our knowledge we’re the only ones.”  

Big Think: Michio Kaku on Alien Brains

Michio Kaku talks about extra terrestrial brains, their potential intelligence, and capacity – in this Big Think video.  

The (Neuro) Science of Genius with Michio Kaku, Antonio Damasio, JoAnn Deak and Robert Krulwich

Published on Mar 11, 2014 Join us for on a mind-boggling exploration of the most fascinating and complex object in the known universe: the human brain. Discover radical new ways to think about consciousness, how the brain grows and changes, and how advances in technology are revealing far more about the inner workings of the mind …

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Michio Kaku: Future technology at the ELC 2013

The American Council for Technology & Industry Advisory Council (ACT-IAC) is a non-profit educational organization established in 1979 to assist government and industry in acquiring and using IT.

Michio Kaku: What does the future look like?

Dr. Michio Kaku, Professor of Theoretical Physics at City University of New York shares his vision of mankind’s future at a conference in Abu Dhabi.

Michio Kaku: The World in 2030

Queensborough Community College in Bayside, New York presents Michio Kaku who outlines his version of the world in 2030. How Science will Affect Computers, Medicine, Jobs, Our Lifestyles and the Wealth of our Nations. Dr. Michio Kaku is a theoretical physicist and the Henry Semat Professor at the City College of New York and the Graduate …

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Michio Kaku: Escape to a Parallel Universe

Like many physicists, Michio Kaku thinks our universe will end in a “big freeze.” Unlike many physicists, he thinks we might be able to avoid this fate by slipping into a parallel universe “in the same way that Alice entered the looking glass to enter Wonderland.”

Michio Kaku: The Universe in a Nutshell

Big Think presents: The Universe in a Nutshell: The Physics of Everything. With Michio Kaku, Henry Semat Professor of Theoretical Physics at CUNY What if we could find one single equation that explains every force in the universe? Dr. Michio Kaku explores how physicists may shrink the science of the Big Bang into an equation as …

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Michio Kaku: 3 types of Civilizations

Michio Kaku describes 3 types of Civilizations. Kaku is an American theoretical physicist, the Henry Semat Professor of Theoretical Physics in the City College of New York of City University of New York. He has written several books about physics and related topics; he has made frequent appearances on radio, television, and film; and he …

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Michio Kaku: Tweaking Moore’s Law

What’s beyond silicon? There have been a number of proposals: protein computers, DNA computers, optical computers, quantum computers, molecular computers. Dr. Michio Kaku says “if I were to put money on the table I would say that in the next ten years as Moore’s Law slows down, we will tweak it.”