Hendrik de Waard Lecture
The Astronomical Evidence
Jocelyn Bell Burnell
Datum: 
dinsdag 8 november 2011 - 20:00
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The Mayan Calendar ends in December 2012 and according to some a nearby supernova explosion could extinguish all life on earth then. Is there astronomical evidence for this defeatism?

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Hendrik de Waard Lecture
From understanding Language to understanding Us
Eduard Hovy
Datum: 
donderdag 21 maart 2013 - 20:00
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Computers don’t understand you; you have to understand the computer. How easy it would be if you could just speak to a computer in natural human language and it would understand you?

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690
Hendrik de Waard Lecture
Facts versus Science Fiction
John-Dylan Haynes
Datum: 
maandag 10 februari 2014 - 20:00
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Is it possible to predict what a person is thinking of - or even what they are planning to do - based alone on their current brain activity?

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761