Shots of Awe talks about mindedness of technology and the evolution of the things that we create.
It’s really interesting that many of our negative feelings towards life, it’s patterns and emotions of loneliness stem from earlier episodes of trauma.
Artificial intelligence has the capability to transform the world – but not necessarily for the better. A group of scientists gathered to discuss doomsday scenarios, addressing the possibility that AI could become a serious threat.
An Australian national was arrested on suspicions of assisting Islamic State (IS, formerly ISIS/ISIL) in its efforts to develop a laser warning device and a long-range guided missile.
Jason Silva embarks on a discussion related to the link we have between our present and the future, the way our minds are hard-wired to think about the future through imagination and the balance we can find through it all.
The balance of life tends towards conformity and following of rules in society. The main purpose of this is to instill an attitude of cohesion to work towards the common goal. But then sometimes the artist comes along and shatters those perceptions.
“I think it’s fair to say that by design human beings are complainers.” Jason Silva
Shots Of Awe examines the propensity of human beings to look at the world around them and find fault or complain.