Favorite Things : Podcasts,Books, Videos

Favorite Podcasts

Interviews with Innovators


Stuff You Should Know

This American Life

NPR: Planet Money Podcast

NPR: Fresh Air Podcast

Stack Overflow

The Semantic Web Gang

Current reading

Feb 2009

What Are You Optimistic About?

Jan 2009

Six Frames for Thinking About Information – Edward De Bono

The 4 Hour Work Week by Timothy Ferris

The Stuff of Thought by Steven Pinker

Read in 2007 and earlier

Your Life is Your Message – Eknath Easwaran

– July 07

Small Is the New Big by Seth Godin

Mindstorms: Children, Computers and Powerful Ideas by Seymour Papert

Turtles, Termites and Traffic Jams: Explorations in Massively Parallel Microworlds
The Ten Faces of Innovation by Tom Kelley with Jonathan Littman

Letters to a young mathematician by Ian Stewart

The Big Moo by the group of 33, edited by Seth Godin

A Short History of Nearly Everything by Bill Bryson.

The Google Story by David Vise, Mark Malseed

Mozarts Brain and the Fighter Pilot by Richard Restak

My all time favorites (some of these I have read more than once)

The Prize , Irwing Wallace

The Agony and Ecstacy, Irving Stone

Ringworld, Larry Niven

The Magic of Thinking Big

The Man, Irwing Wallace

2001 A Space Odessey, Arthur C Clarke

The Foundation Triology, Isaac Asimov

The Magnificient Obsession, Lloyd C Douglas

Final Diagnosis, Arthur Hailey

Neutron Star, Larry Niven

Atlas Shrugged, Ayn Rand

The Fountainhead, Ayn Rand

The Citadel, A.J.Cronin

The Mathematical Experience by Philip J.Davis and Reuben Hersh

The Power of Mindful Learning

My GoodReads has a bigger list of books I can remember reading. It is work in progress.

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