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Blog Archive for the ‘Seminars’ Category

Walter Mischel Seminar Media

by Andrew Warner on May 16th, 02016

This lecture was presented as part of The Long Now Foundation’s monthly Seminars About Long-term Thinking. The Marshmallow Test: Mastering Self-Control Monday May 2, 02016 – San Francisco Video is up on the Mischel Seminar page. ********************* Audio is up on the Mischel Seminar page, or you can subscribe to our podcast. ********************* Thinking hot…  Read More

New Seminar Apps and Long Now Video Archive

by Danielle Engelman on May 11th, 02016

The Long Now Foundation is making its video archive of the Seminars About Long-Term Thinking (SALT) freely available on its website and on the new Apple apps, allowing people to stream the SALT Seminars on Apple TV and their iOS devices. The free iOS apps feature videos of The Long Now Foundation’s latest Seminars, including those by…  Read More

Walter Mischel Seminar Tickets

by Andrew Warner on April 12th, 02016

  The Long Now Foundation’s monthly Seminars About Long-term Thinking Walter Mischel presents “The Marshmallow Test: Mastering Self-Control” TICKETS Monday May 2, 02016 at 7:30pm SFJAZZ Center Long Now Members can reserve 2 seats, join today! General Tickets $15   About this Seminar: Can you pass the marshmallow test? You’re a little kid. A marshmallow…  Read More

Stephen Pyne Seminar Media

by Danielle Engelman on February 25th, 02016

This lecture was presented as part of The Long Now Foundation’s monthly Seminars About Long-term Thinking. Fire Slow, Fire Fast, Fire Deep Tuesday February 9, 02016 – San Francisco Video is up on the Pyne Seminar page. ********************* Audio is up on the Pyne Seminar page, or you can subscribe to our podcast. ********************* Ecological…  Read More

Jane Langdale Seminar Tickets

by Andrew Warner on February 15th, 02016

  The Long Now Foundation’s monthly Seminars About Long-term Thinking Jane Langdale on “Radical Ag: C4 Rice and Beyond” TICKETS Monday March 14, 02016 at 7:30pm SFJAZZ Center Long Now Members can reserve 2 seats, join today! General Tickets $15   About this Seminar: The late 20th century saw the yields of the world’s staple…  Read More

Stephen Pyne Seminar Tickets

by Andrew Warner on January 18th, 02016

  The Long Now Foundation’s monthly Seminars About Long-term Thinking Stephen Pyne on “Fire Slow, Fire Fast, Fire Deep” TICKETS Tuesday February 9, 02016 at 7:30pm SFJAZZ Center Long Now Members can reserve 2 seats, join today! General Tickets $15   About this Seminar: Fire acts in the short-term & long-term. It periodically destroys landscapes…  Read More

Rick Prelinger Seminar Media

by Andrew Warner on December 22nd, 02015

This lecture was presented as part of The Long Now Foundation’s monthly Seminars About Long-term Thinking. Lost Landscapes of San Francisco, 10 Wednesday December 9, 02015 – San Francisco Video is up on the Prelinger Seminar page. ********************* Subscribe to our Seminar email list for updates and summaries.

Eric Cline Seminar Tickets

by Andrew Warner on December 15th, 02015

  The Long Now Foundation’s monthly Seminars About Long-term Thinking Eric Cline presents “1177 B.C: When Civilization Collapsed” TICKETS Monday January 11, 02016 at 7:30pm SFJAZZ Center Long Now Members can reserve 2 seats, join today! General Tickets $15   About this Seminar: In 1177 B.C., the Bronze Age came to a sudden end, and…  Read More

Philip Tetlock Seminar Media

by Andrew Warner on November 30th, 02015

This lecture was presented as part of The Long Now Foundation’s monthly Seminars About Long-term Thinking. Superforecasting Monday November 23, 02015 – San Francisco Audio is up on the Tetlock Seminar page, or you can subscribe to our podcast. ********************* All it takes to improve forecasting is KEEP SCORE – a summary by Stewart Brand…  Read More

Andy Weir Seminar Media

by Andrew Warner on November 17th, 02015

This lecture was presented as part of The Long Now Foundation’s monthly Seminars About Long-term Thinking. The Red Planet for Real Tuesday October 27, 02015 – San Francisco Video is up on the Weir Seminar page. ********************* Audio is up on the Weir Seminar page, or you can subscribe to our podcast. *********************