Tag: YouTube (page 1 of 5)

NFTs, financialisation, and crypto grifters

At over two hours long, I’m still only half-way through this video but I can already highly recommend it. There’s some technical language, as befits the nature of what’s discussed, but I really appreciate it going right back to the financial crisis to explain what’s going on.

Source: The Problem With NFTs | YouTube

Precrastinators, procrastinators, and originals

A really handy TED talk focusing on ‘precrastinators’ (with whom I definitely identify) and how they differ from procrastinators and what Grant calls ‘originals’ in terms of creativity.

(I always watch these kinds of things at 1.5x speed, but Adam Grant already talks quickly!)

Source: The surprising habits of original thinkers | Adam Grant

Propeller-based car that can go faster than the wind

This is pretty amazing.

Source: A Physics Prof Bet Me $10,000 I’m Wrong | Veritasium