Contemplating the World...and the Future

Essays by Author David Brin on science, technology, politics, and the future
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The Dogma of Otherness Books, World, Keep Calm Artwork, David Brin, Dogma, Essay, Calm, Calm Artwork, Future
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The Dogma of Otherness
The Search For Extra-Terrestrial Intelligence (SETI) and Whether to Send "Messages" (METI) Search For Extraterrestrial Intelligence, Astronomy Facts, Theories, Extra Terrestrial, Knowledge, The Search, Search, Science, Lost In Space
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The Search For Extra-Terrestrial Intelligence (SETI) and Whether to Send "Messages" (METI)
Shouting At the Cosmos: How SETI has taken a Worrisome Turn into Dangerous Territory Ancient Aliens, Turn Ons, Telescopes, Dangerous, Alien Theories
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Shouting At the Cosmos: How SETI has taken a Worrisome Turn into Dangerous Territory
Honoring the Losing Majority 21st Century, Honor, Century, Author, 21st
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Honoring the Losing Majority
The Electoral College: A Surprisingly Easy Fix Founding Fathers, Constitution, Democrats, Government, Election Day, The Next Step
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The Electoral College: A Surprisingly Easy Fix
The Republican Party's Neocon Re-Invention Inventions, Republican Party
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The Republican Party's Neocon Re-Invention
War in the 21st Century: The True Role of Pax Americana War, Role
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War in the 21st Century: The True Role of Pax Americana
Our Favorite Cliche - A World Filled With Idiots. Or Why Film and Fiction Routinely Depict Society and Its Citizens as Fools Films, Fiction, The Fool, Society, Film, Idiots, Cliche
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Our Favorite Cliche - A World Filled With Idiots. Or Why Film and Fiction Routinely Depict Society and Its Citizens as Fools
A Long, Lonely Road: Advice to New Writers Wisdom, Writing A Book, Writing Tips, Advice, Writer's Block, Writer, Words
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A Long, Lonely Road: Advice to New Writers
Singularities and Nightmares: Extremes of Optimism and Pessimism About the Human Future Optimism, Technocracy, Singularity, Ai Singularity, Series
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Singularities and Nightmares: Extremes of Optimism and Pessimism About the Human Future
The Self-Preventing Prophecy: How a Dose of Nightmare Can Help Tame Tomorrow's Perils Prevention, Prophecy, Protection, September, Citizenry, Culture, Older, Self
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The Self-Preventing Prophecy: How a Dose of Nightmare Can Help Tame Tomorrow's Perils
Do We Really Want Immortality? Arrogant, Senses, Let It Be, Conquer, Glory, Barriers
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Do We Really Want Immortality?
Xenology: The Science of Asking Who's Out There Galaxies, Stellar, Astronomer, Intellectual, Space Probe, Data
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Xenology: The Science of Asking Who's Out There
The Odd Way We Design Our Destiny Design, Odds, Wise, Far Future, Unknown, Envision
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The Odd Way We Design Our Destiny
Horizons and Hope: The Future of Philanthropy Philanthropy, Horizons
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Horizons and Hope: The Future of Philanthropy
Defining Climate "Deniers" and "Skeptics" Motivation, Environmentalist, Climate Change, About Climate Change, Healthy Environment, Doctor Medical, Skeptic, Sociologist, Denial
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Defining Climate "Deniers" and "Skeptics"
Disputation Arenas: Harnessing Conflict and Competitiveness for Society's Benefit Audiobooks, Kindle, Accusations, Problem Solving, Conflicted, Competing, Kindle Store
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Disputation Arenas: Harnessing Conflict and Competitiveness for Society's Benefit
Listen to Nature and Accept Her Adamant Plan Nature, How To Plan
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Listen to Nature and Accept Her Adamant Plan
Survival of the Fittest Ideas: The New Style of War: A Struggle Among Memes Popular, Fitness, Ideas, Mindfulness, Survival, Wage, Popular Culture
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Survival of the Fittest Ideas: The New Style of War: A Struggle Among Memes
The New Modernism: Blending Science, Engineering, Art, and Human Imagination Science Fiction, Modernism, Education, Highlights, Art, Creativity And Innovation, Great Philosophers, Engineering
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The New Modernism: Blending Science, Engineering, Art, and Human Imagination
In Defense of a Transparent Society Decisions, Openness, Democracy, Defense, Core Words, Enlightenment
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In Defense of a Transparent Society
The Hidden Danger to Public Servants: BLACKMAIL Public, Politicians, Assiduous, Political Party, Worst Case Scenario, Meant To Be, Resentments, Blackmail, Cynical
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The Hidden Danger to Public Servants: BLACKMAIL
Why Candidates Should Stipulate Candidate, Leader, Agree
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Why Candidates Should Stipulate
Restore Independent Advisory Agencies Restoration, Technology, Restore
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Restore Independent Advisory Agencies
An Open letter to Alien Lurkers Reading, Communication Networks, Internet, Behavior, Ignore, Open Letter, The Dreamers
DAVID BRIN looks at space exploration and seti
An Open letter to Alien Lurkers
Shall We Shout Into the Cosmos? Film Posters, The Endeavour, Switch, Movie Posters, Attention, Space
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Shall We Shout Into the Cosmos?
Accountability for Everyday Prophets: A Call for a Predictions Registry Action, Accounting, Prophet, Success And Failure, Predictions, Keep Trying
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Accountability for Everyday Prophets: A Call for a Predictions Registry
Save Capitalism with Radical Transparency Play, Need To Know, Hypocrisy, Radicals, Secrecy, Capitalist, Capitalism, Matter
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Save Capitalism with Radical Transparency
Free the Inspectors General Knock Knock, Tech Company Logos, Free
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Free the Inspectors General
Using Science Fiction To Help Turn Kids on to Reading... And the Future! Teaching, Biology, Reading Ideas, Literature
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Using Science Fiction To Help Turn Kids on to Reading... And the Future!