This TOK Sampler explores different aspects of The Arts as an area of knowledge.
TOK Sampler Knowledge & Technology explores different aspects of how technology is related to the knowledge process.
TOK Sampler Assessing Spin explores how the media influence many different aspects of our knowledge of the world around us.
Rabbi Emeritus David Goldberg describes why he thinks that our feelings are the best guides to who we are.
UCLA historian Nile Green describes how deliberately changing our vocabulary forces us to deepen our cultural understanding.
Stanford psychologist Carol Dweck describes how a debilitating fixed mindset bias can be inadvertently reinforced by praising someone in the wrong way.
Princeton University historian David Cannadine describes how the study of history gives us a much deeper understanding of many important contemporary issues.
Emory University primatologist Frans de Waal investigates the extent to which our moral judgements can be extended to other animals.
Roger Penrose, University of Oxford, confronts us with the question of to what extent our theories of cosmology are testable.
From Galileo to Kepler, Newton to Einstein, the most successful natural scientists in history have all tended to buck the established wisdom of their day as they boldly led us towards profoundly deeper levels of understanding about the world around us.
Princeton University historian of science Michael Gordin on falsification and science vs. pseudoscience.