FORA.tv Speaker - Stewart Brand

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Biography

Stewart Brand is co-founder and president of The Long Now Foundation and co-founder of Global Business Network. He created and edited the Whole Earth Catalog (National Book Award), and co-founded the Hackers Conference and The WELL. His books include The Clock of the Long Now; How Buildings Learn; and The Media Lab. His most recent book, titled Whole Earth Discipline, is published by Viking in the US and Atlantic in the UK.

51 Programs

Civilization's Mysterious Desert Cradle

06.10.14 | 01:39:54 min | 0 comments

Zappos CEO Tony Hsieh: Helping Revitalize a City

04.22.14 | 01:38:40 min | 0 comments

Stewart Brand: Reviving Extinct Species

05.21.13 | 01:29:45 min | 0 comments

Long-Term Innovation: The Long Conversation

03.28.12 | 01:16:52 min | 0 comments

Brewster Kahle: Universal Access to All Knowledge

11.30.11 | 01:34:50 min | 0 comments

Energy: Finding the Right Mix

10.26.11 | 00:47:53 min | 0 comments

Peter Kareiva: Conservation in the Real World

06.27.11 | 01:31:07 min | 1 comment

Carl Zimmer: A Planet of Viruses

06.07.11 | 01:37:27 min | 3 comments

Tim Flannery: Here on Earth

05.03.11 | 01:35:14 min | 4 comments

Ian Morris: Why the West Rules -- For Now

04.13.11 | 01:41:25 min | 3 comments

Matt Ridley: Deep Optimism

03.22.11 | 01:39:56 min | 11 comments

Mary Catherine Bateson: Live Longer, Think Longer

02.09.11 | 01:28:43 min | 2 comments

Philip K. Howard: Fixing Broken Government

01.18.11 | 01:34:31 min | 2 comments

Rick Prelinger: Lost Landscapes of San Francisco 5

12.16.10 | 01:29:23 min | 1 comment

Rachel Sussman: The World's Oldest Living Organisms

11.15.10 | 01:11:48 min | 2 comments

Lera Boroditsky: How Language Shapes Thought

10.26.10 | 01:41:10 min | 4 comments

Long Conversation with Jane McGonigal and Stewart Brand

10.16.10 | 00:18:01 min | 0 comments

Long Conversation with Stewart Brand and Jem Finer

10.16.10 | 00:20:49 min | 1 comment

Martin Rees: Life's Future in the Cosmos

08.02.10 | 01:39:46 min | 14 comments

Frank Gavin: Five Ways to Use History Well

07.12.10 | 01:41:03 min | 1 comment

Ed Moses: Clean Fusion Power This Decade

06.16.10 | 01:39:28 min | 25 comments

Nils Gilman: Deviant Globalization

05.10.10 | 01:36:43 min | 14 comments

Six Easy Steps to Avert the Collapse of Civilization

04.01.10 | 01:42:54 min | 27 comments

Beth Noveck: Transparent Government

03.04.10 | 01:44:55 min | 4 comments

Long-Term Thinking in the Next 10,000 Years

02.01.10 | 00:39:03 min | 3 comments

W. Davis: Why Ancient Wisdom Matters in the Modern World

01.13.10 | 01:53:42 min | 19 comments

Rick Prelinger: Lost Landscapes of San Francisco 4

12.04.09 | 01:46:55 min | 0 comments

Sander van der Leeuw: The Archaeology of Innovation

11.18.09 | 01:29:41 min | 9 comments

Stewart Brand: Rethinking Green

10.09.09 | 01:33:38 min | 23 comments

Arthur Ganson: Machines and the Breath of Time

09.14.09 | 01:28:46 min | 4 comments

Wayne Clough: Smithsonian Forever

08.17.09 | 01:26:37 min | 3 comments

Pamela Ronald and Raoul Adamchak: The Food of the Future

07.28.09 | 01:40:56 min | 5 comments

Paul Romer: A Theory of History, with an Application

05.18.09 | 00:52:10 min | 12 comments

San Francisco Mayor Gavin Newsom: Cities and Time

04.09.09 | 01:21:24 min | 5 comments

Daniel Everett: Endangered Languages and Lost Knowledge

03.20.09 | 01:31:10 min | 7 comments

Dmitry Orlov: Social Collapse Best Practices

02.13.09 | 01:28:05 min | 14 comments

Saul Griffith: Climate Change Recalculated

01.16.09 | 01:37:30 min | 9 comments

Drew Endy and Jim Thomas Debate Synthetic Biology

11.17.08 | 02:04:22 min | 3 comments

Sci-Fi Novelist Neal Stephenson: Anathem Launch Event

09.09.08 | 01:16:54 min | 1 comment

Edward Burtynsky: The 10,000-Year Gallery

07.23.08 | 01:52:01 min | 2 comments

Paul Ehrlich: The Dominant Animal

06.27.08 | 01:28:38 min | 4 comments

Niall Ferguson and Peter Schwartz on Human Progress

04.28.08 | 01:41:06 min | 6 comments

Joining 3.5 Billion Years of Microbial Invention

02.25.08 | 01:49:05 min | 5 comments

Nassim Nicholas Taleb: A Crazier Future

02.04.08 | 01:28:03 min | 13 comments

Paul Saffo: The Secret to Effective Forecasting

01.11.08 | 01:25:51 min | 6 comments

Expanding Art Beyond Its Traditional Borders

12.14.07 | 01:26:20 min | 3 comments

Rosabeth Moss Kanter

11.09.07 | 01:21:08 min | 0 comments

Juan Enriquez: Mapping the Frontier of Knowledge

10.12.07 | 01:29:19 min | 1 comment

Could Nuclear Power Save the Planet?

09.14.07 | 01:43:00 min | 2 comments

Glut: Mastering Information Through the Ages

08.17.07 | 01:32:26 min | 1 comment

How Urbanization Will Drive Innovation

06.14.07 | 01:07:05 min | 0 comments