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Television Producer and Executive

Adjunct Professor at the NY Stern School of Business

A Guide to Returning People From the Afterlife

How close are we to immortality? According to Raymond Kurtzweil, our life spans will increase by more than a year… Continue Reading…

The Bechdel Test: Does a work of fiction features at least two women who talk to each other about something other than a man?

In a recent lecture I gave at NYU, I asked the class to draw the connection between Google’s recent acquisition… Continue Reading…

Use Science Fiction to Invest and Grow Rich!

Lesson 1:  Warren Buffet vs Bitcoin In March 2014, the usually sanguine Warren Buffet made some disparaging comments about the… Continue Reading…

DO YOU HAVE A SOUL?

First of all, let’s define what we mean by “a soul.”  For the purpose of this discussion, we’ll define a… Continue Reading…

Wanted: Answer to a Cosmic Mystery on Easter Island.

 MY SEARCH FOR EASTER ISLAND’S SECRET PYRAMID The most remote place on the planet is an island in the South… Continue Reading…

COSMOS… Thanks to FAMILY GUY, America Finally Returns to Space

The most incredible thing about COSMOS, the Seth MacFarlane backed television series about our universe, is that it will be… Continue Reading…