Edge Organization’s Annual Questions and the Responses by the Leading Intellectuals

Edge.org is an online forum bringing together the intellectuals and scientists from different fields. I enjoy their annual questions and the responses by the leading intellectuals.

Here’s the links to the responses. The year and the question is in the label of the link.

2017: WHAT SCIENTIFIC TERM OR CONCEPT OUGHT TO BE MORE WIDELY KNOWN?

2016: WHAT DO YOU CONSIDER THE MOST INTERESTING RECENT [SCIENTIFIC] NEWS? WHAT MAKES IT IMPORTANT?

2015: WHAT DO YOU THINK ABOUT MACHINES THAT THINK?

2014: WHAT SCIENTIFIC IDEA IS READY FOR RETIREMENT?

2013: WHAT *SHOULD* WE BE WORRIED ABOUT?

2012: WHAT IS YOUR DEEP, ELEGANT OR BEAUTIFUL EXPLANATION?

2011: WHAT SCIENTIFIC CONCEPT WOULD IMPROVE EVERYBODY’S COGNITIVE TOOLKIT?

2010: HOW IS INTERNET CHANGING THE WAY YOU THINK?

2009: WHAT WILL CHANGE EVERYTHING?

2008: WHAT HAVE YOU CHANGED YOUR MIND ABOUT? WHY?

2007: WHAT ARE YOU OPTIMISTIC ABOUT?

2006: WHAT IS YOUR DANGEROUS IDEA?

2005: WHAT DO YOU BELIEVE IS TRUE EVEN THOUGH YOU CANNOT PROVE IT?

2004: WHAT IS YOUR LAW?

2003: WHAT ARE THE PRESSING SCIENTIFIC ISSUES FOR THE NATION AND THE WORLD, AND WHAT IS YOUR ADVICE ON HOW I CAN BEGIN TO DEAL WITH THEM?

2002: WHAT IS YOUR QUESTION? WHY?

2001: WHAT NOW?

2000: WHAT IS TODAY’S MOST IMPORTANT UNREPORTED STORY?

1999: WHAT IS THE MOST IMPORTANT INVENTION IN THE PAST TWO THOUSAND YEARS?

1998: WHAT QUESTIONS ARE YOU ASKING YOURSELF?

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About Suresh Emre

I have worked as a physicist at the Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory and the Superconducting Super Collider Laboratory. I am a volunteer for the Renaissance Universal movement. My main goal is to inspire the reader to engage in Self-discovery and expansion of consciousness.
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