Our Top 10 Videos of 2016

2016-12-31T17:21:44+00:00 December 31st, 2016|Events, Rotman News|

2016 is almost behind us, and in keeping with the custom of compiling end of year lists, we’ve put together the following list of our top 10 videos of the year. The collection of videos and playlists on the Rotman Institute’s YouTube channel cover an array of philosophical areas and topics. Videos of public Rotman Lectures, Library Talks, Neurophilosophy Lectures, our annual Speaker Series, and talks from Rotman sponsored conferences are all included on our channel. Have you checked out our videos lately? Curious to know which are the most popular? Hope you enjoy our top 10 list & Happy New Year!


1. Marissa Giustina: Significant loophole-free test of Bell’s theorem with entangled photons

[embedyt] http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tgoWM4Jcl-s[/embedyt]

2. David Chalmers: Spatial Experience and Virtual Reality

[embedyt] https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IN0X0qmc8Lw[/embedyt]

3. Peter Achinstein: Who Needs Proof? James Clerk Maxwell on Scientific Method

[embedyt] http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=w5NNtv_kDug[/embedyt]

4. Tim Maudlin: How Physics Meets Epistemology

[embedyt] http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DHc-lrt9N7g[/embedyt]

5. Lee Smolin: The Identity of the Indiscernible as a Physical Principle

[embedyt] http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cyBxRonlmvo[/embedyt]

6. Peter Singer: Animal Liberation, Forty Years On

[embedyt] http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zOlN6d1CP9A[/embedyt]

7. Hugo Critchley: Interoception, Emotion and Self: How the Heart Gates Feelings and Perceptions

[embedyt] http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xGqr5buHsXc[/embedyt]

8. Bas van Fraassen: The Semantic Approach to Science, After 50 Years

[embedyt] http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6oM7-Wa_tAs[/embedyt]

9. Robert DiSalle: Gravity, Geometry, Philosophy: 100 Years in Einstein’s Universe

[embedyt] http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0luhlKdzgys[/embedyt]

10. Matthew Pusey: Is QBism 80% complete, or 20%?

[embedyt] http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_9Rs61l8MyY[/embedyt]