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The Truth Is Out There


Going Bananas


Take A Vote on It


Forever and Ever


Don’t Believe Things That ‘Everybody Knows’

Can you trust information online? Does fake news impact politics?


How Much DNA Do We Share With Bananas?

The surprising connection between all living beings on Earth


Is It Time to Drop Democracy?

There are two major misconceptions about liberal democracy. Let’s debunk them


Brave New World of Immortality

From radical life extension to simulated minds: will we live forever?

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Is It Time to Drop Democracy?

Debunking two misconceptions about democracy

Don’t Believe Things That ‘Everybody Knows’

Can you really see the Great Wall of China from space?

Nothing Exists Alone

What’s the missing word in Carson’s quote?

Screen Lock: Starfall

Beware, the shining light of knowledge is descending upon the world

How to Turn Our Cities Green

Cities have a key role in the fight against climate change

Should We Colonize Other Planets?

On the implications of terraforming other planets

Screen Lock: The Dark Ages

Imagine this: the company that installed your bionic eyes goes out of business. Now what do you do?

How Much Meat Do We Eat?

Cutting back on meat consumption can reduce warming the planet

Can You Tell Rembrandt From AI?

Today, algorithms compete with great art and literature

The Only Species That Opposes Same-Sex Activity

Is same-sex behavior natural?

Screen Lock: Tasmanian Tiger

Stalking people from your past on social media can bring about uncanny results

What Happens When You See Earth from Space?

The mysterious phenomenon of the Overview Effect

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Sapienship Lab is an oasis of thoughtfully curated material for teachers, students, and anyone with a thirst for learning to find out more about who we are as a species, and where we might be going in the future.

Brett Gray

Board Chair, The Association of Central European IB Schools

“Tasmanian Tiger” fascinated my 11th graders. We had a long and fierce debate about the paradox of surviving in virtual reality. A number of ethical issues were also mentioned in class, all of which left me more than satisfied.

Yehudit Hof

Teacher, Tevel School in Jerusalem

Screen Lock is a resource for educators, parents, and youth to explore the beautiful and weird tech-embedded future that may loom around the corner.

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