This page contains links to communities, organizations and individuals that offer inspiration and new ideas.
ideas worth spreading: video presentations and audio podcasts
The Long Now Foundation hopes to provide a counterpoint to today’s accelerating culture and help make long-term thinking more common. We hope to creatively foster responsibility in the framework of the next 10,000 years.(video presentations and audio podcasts)
Daily updated news, magazine articles, book reviews, … from all over the world.
Improbable research is research that makes people laugh and then think.
They also organize the annual Ig® Nobel Prizes
This site is dedicated to promoting critical thinking, reason, and the public understanding of science. The weekly 80 minutes SGU podcast is very popular. The show features discussions of myths, conspiracy theories, pseudoscience, and the paranormal, from the point of view of scientific skepticism. The show also features discussions of recent scientific developments in layman’s terms.