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The Science of Thinking

For most of us, thinking is at least somewhat unpleasant. We try to avoid it, where possible. For example: I asked these guys how long does it take for the earth to go around the Sun. – What do you reckon, cuz? – Isn’t it 24 hours ? – Obviously a day, yes. Or take

Intro to Computer Science & Programming Using Python: 6.00.1x | MITx on edX | About Video

JOHN GUTTAG: Computational devices have become so pervasive that most of the time we don’t even realize that we’re using them. Computation keeps our planes in the air and our cars on the road. It manages our electrical, communications, and financial systems. It controls everything from homes to pacemakers. And most importantly, computation has changed