I hosted a BBC radio documentary to explore the imagination of one of Italy's foremost writers, Italo Calvino.
Hear British rocker Jarvis Cocker read the short story "Descent of Species" from Sum.
Francis Crick, one of the premier biologists of the 20th century, passed away July 28, 2004, in San Diego. On his 88th birthday, I brought him chocolates and spent the day with him in his home in La Jolla.
I'm a sucker for time jokes.
What does it mean for time to be real? Is time the ultimate stage on which all events play?
Click here to watch David's talk on possibilianism at PopTech. Executive director Andrew Zolli wrote: "This is one of the best talks ever at PopTech. Everyone should watch this."
Want to know more about the inner workings of a neuroscience lab? Watch a video profile of David and his students on NOVA Science Now.
Listen to David discussing Sum -- and actor Jeffrey Tambor reading stories from the book -- on WNYC's Radiolab.
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