Video Spotlight

Watch Stephen Wolfram's amazing presentation from SXSW 2013
Written by Monica Sack | November 7, 2013

SXSW 2013 Video Highlight: Stephen Wolfram Discusses the Computational Future

OK. There are smart people, and there are brilliant people. And then there’s Stephen Wolfram. Personally, I’m a liberal arts girl and science talk goes right over my head, but Mr. Wolfram’s resumé can’t help but impress, even at first glance.

At 20, he received his Ph.D. in theoretical...

Watch Steven Weinberg talk physics at SXSW 2013
Written by Hugh Forrest | November 4, 2013

2013 SXSW Interactive Video Spotlight: Dr. Steven Weinberg Explains the Unification of Physics

Currently serving as the Josey Regental Chair in Science at the University of Texas, Dr. Steven Weinberg is the first ever Nobel Prize Winner to speak at the SXSW Interactive Festival. He gained that honor in 1979 for his contributions with Abdus Salam and Sheldon Glashow to the unification...

Watch Richard Garriott talk space from SXSW 2013
Written by Monica Sack | October 31, 2013

SXSW 2013 Video Recap: Richard Garriott Discusses the Dream of Conquering Space

If you are like me and you grew up during the Apollo space mission and watching movies like Space Camp, then there’s a very high chance that you wanted to be an astronaut at some point. And at another point, that dream disappeared. Enter the SXSW 2013 presentation from ...