News & Events

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Cosmology and Cocktails

June 25, 2017

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2017 Clarion Workshop Write-a-Thon

June 25–August 5, 2017

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Share Festival, Turin, Italy

March 30 and 31, 2017

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The Anorexic Brain

March 15, 2017

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Innovation Explorer Forum

February 23, 2017

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My Elegant Robot Freedom

Feb 10 - May 14, Vitra Design Museum

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Raw Science Film Festival

December 10, 2016

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The 2016 Arthur C. Clarke Awards

November 29, 2016 5-8pm

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Sheldon Brown at Goldsmiths

November 23, 2016

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Greg Tate at UCSD

October 18, 2016

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Bruce Sterling and Jasmina Tešanović Residency

August 19 to September 15, 2016

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Assembly at Design Forward

June 16 + 17, 2016

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2015 Arthur C. Clarke Awards

October 28, 2015

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Mozart and the Mind

September 25-27, 2015

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The Physics of Free Will

Thursday, August 6, 6:00PM

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Who’s the Muse? Science or Science Fiction

Sunday, July 12 • 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Comic-Con 2015, San Diego Convention Center

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Latina/o Science Fiction Now!

Thursday, May 28, 3:00 PM

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Are We Alone Are You Alien

Wednesday, June 3, 5:00 PM

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Sleep Dealer Discussion and Screening

Wednesday, May 27, 6:00 PM

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The Future is Here 2015

May 14 - 17th, 2015 in Washington DC

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Creative Catalysts: SoCal Innovators Meet Up

Thursday, February 26, 6:00-8:00 PM

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Degrees of Freedom Public Lecture Series

Wednesdays at 7:00 p.m. in the Great Hall of International House

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Abramovic Method Workshop and 3015/Work in Progress/in collaboration with Kim Stanley Robinson

January 2015

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Courtesy of The Marina Abramovic Archives

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Edgeland Futurism

Friday, June 7th 5PM - 8PM, San Diego

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“2001: A Space Odyssey” Screening and Discussion

Atkinson Auditorium, June 12 6:00pm

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Mozart and the Mind

Saturdays, May 10, 17, and 31

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Gregory Benford and Larry Niven book signing

April 12 at Mysterious Galaxy Bookstore San Diego

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Ayse Saygin, Jordan Crandall speaking at Robots and New Media

April 4th 2014, Berkeley Center for New Media Symposium

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The Future is Here 2014

May 16-18th at Washington DC

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Random Dance: Mind and Movement by Wayne McGregor, with David Kirsh

Wednesday, March 12, 2014 @ 7:30 pm at Guggenheim Museum

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Galileo and the Music of the Spheres

Friday, February 21 at UCSD Atkinson Hall

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2014: Year of Pivotal Change

on Coast to Coast AM radio, January 12, 2014

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Imagination Gets a Boost with $1 Million Gift

ViaSat named Founding Partner of Arthur C. Clarke Center for Human Imagination in recognition of donation

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Galaxy Garden Workshop

Saturday, December 7, 2013 from 10am to 4pm at UC San Diego, Price Center East ballroom

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Becoming Galactic: Citizens of the Galaxy

December 3, 2013, 5:30 to 7:30 PM at UC San Diego's Atkinson Hall Auditorium

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Robots, the ‘uncanny valley’ and learning to love the alien

Can we rewire our human distrust of robots that look like us?

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2013 Arthur C. Clarke Awards

Tuesday, October 22, 6:30 to 9:30 pm at Intelsat Headquarters

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Sony Scholar Awards

Submit applications by Monday 10/21 at Noon

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Math and The Body and The Mind

October 16, 2013 5:30pm to 7:30pm at UC San Diego's Atkinson Hall Auditorium

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“Our Star Will Die Alone” at the Without Walls Festival

Oct 4-5 at 10:30pm, south patio of Galbraith Hall

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The Once and Future Kepler Mission / Directed Energy Planetary Defense

August 26, 2013, 5:30pm to 7:30pm at UC San Diego's Atkinson Hall Auditorium

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Creativity in the Arts: A Neuronal Hypothesis

June 6 at 4 pm, UC San Diego, Structural and Materials Engineering (SME) Building, Room 149

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Starship Century

May 21 - 22 at UC San Diego Qualcomm Institute, Atkinson Hall Auditorium

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Symposium: Visions Of The Future

May 14, 2013 from 1pm - 5pm, UC San Diego, Qualcomm Institute, Atkinson Hall Auditorium

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The Literary Imagination

May 14, 2013 at 7pm, UC San Diego, Price Center Ballroom

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Remembering Arthur C. Clarke

Exhibit: May 1 - 30, 2013; Public Reception: May 21, 6pm - 8pm

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Creativity and Imagination: Views of their cultural and neuroscientific basis

Wednesday evenings @ 8pm, February 6 - March 6, 2013, UC San Diego campus, Applied Physics and Math Building, Room 1882