Lex Fridman

Autonomous Vehicles

Comma.ai Drive and Tour with George Hotz and Lex Fridman

Lex Fridman takes an autonomous  drive with the legendary George Hotz and gets a tour of the Comma.ai offices.

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How to Learn and Master a New Skill

Lex Fridman  shares his insights on how to learn and master new skills.

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AI Data Science

Andrew Huberman on Neuroscience of Optimal Performance

Lex Fridman interviews Andrew Huberman, a neuroscientist at Stanford, about optimal performance.

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Science Space

Alex Filippenko on Supernovae, Dark Energy, Aliens & the Expanding Universe

Lex Fridman interviews Alex Filippenko, an astrophysicist and professor of astronomy at Berkeley.

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Developer Future

Chris Lattner on the Future of Computing and Programming Languages

Lex Fridman interviews Chris Lattner, a world-class software & hardware engineer, leading projects at Apple, Tesla, Google, and SiFive. OUTLINE: 0:00 – Introduction 2:25 – Working with Elon Musk, Steve Jobs, Jeff Dean 7:55 – Why do programming languages matter? 13:55 – Python vs Swift 24:48 – Design decisions 30:06 – Types 33:54 – Programming […]

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AI Quantum Computing

Scott Aaronson on Computational Complexity and Consciousness

Lex Fridman interviews Scott Aaronson, a quantum computer scientist. Time index: 0:00 – Introduction 3:31 – Simulation 8:22 – Theories of everything 14:02 – Consciousness 36:16 – Roger Penrose on consciousness 46:28 – Turing test 50:16 – GPT-3 58:46 – Universality of computation 1:05:17 – Complexity 1:11:23 – P vs NP 1:23:41 – Complexity of […]

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François Chollet on Measures of Intelligence

Lex Fridman interviewed François Chollet, an AI researcher at Google and creator of Keras,  for a second time on his podcast.\ OUTLINE: 0:00 – Introduction 5:04 – Early influence 6:23 – Language 12:50 – Thinking with mind maps 23:42 – Definition of intelligence 42:24 – GPT-3 53:07 – Semantic web 57:22 – Autonomous driving 1:09:30 […]

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What’s the Best Hidden Feature of Python?

Python is full of amazing hidden features. Chaining comparison operators is Lex Fridman’s favorite. 

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AI Robotics

Russ Tedrake on Underactuated Robotics, Control, Dynamics and Touch

Lex Fridman talks to Russ Tedrake in the latest episode of his AI podcast. Russ Tedrake is a roboticist and professor at MIT and vice president of robotics research at TRI. He works on control of robots in interesting, complicated, underactuated, stochastic, difficult to model situations. This conversation is part of the Artificial Intelligence podcast. […]

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