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Proof of the Free Will Theorem

Lecture 5 | Free Will Lecture Series | Old news to physicists. Descartes and Leibniz disproved. The Janus universe. Left/right symmetry. Satisfying Curie. Hidden variable theories. Random vs.…

From  Broadcast Broadcast Center Staff on October 3rd, 2014 0 likes 1,810 plays

Quantum Mechanics and the Paradoxes of Enlightenment

Lecture 4 | Free Will Lecture Series | Frightening people off. The story so far; restating the theorem. Sending your friend and his particle to Mars. The meaning of “free.”…

From  Broadcast Broadcast Center Staff on October 3rd, 2014 0 likes 1,312 plays

Free Will and Determinism in Science and Philosophy

Lecture 1 | Free Will Lecture Series | Meet John Conway; hear about Simon Kochen and how the theorem came about. Thoughts on senility. Free will and determinism in science and philosophy over the…

From  Broadcast Broadcast Center Staff on October 3rd, 2014 0 likes 2,891 plays

The Paradoxes of Relativity

Lecture 3 | Free Will Lecture Series | Review of SPIN and TWIN, which can be operationally demonstrated, and FIN, which can’t. Why the speed of light is independent of the observer. The way…

From  Broadcast Broadcast Center Staff on December 9th, 2013 0 likes 1,146 plays

The Theorem's Implications for Science and Philosophy

Lecture 6 | Free Will Lecture Series | Consistency proofs and truth. Godel and truth. Determinism in philosophy and science departments. Scientific experiments and free will. Surprise and…

From  Broadcast Broadcast Center Staff on December 9th, 2013 0 likes 1,080 plays

The Paradox of Kochen and Specker

Lecture 2 | Free Will Lecture Series | Measuring a particle’s spin: It tells you. The SPIN axiom, 101 property, and M.C. Escher. Demonstrating the paradox, clarifying Heisenberg’s…

From  Broadcast Broadcast Center Staff on August 20th, 2013 0 likes 1,906 plays