How do you know you’re real? Is existence all just a big dream? Has some mad scientist duped us into simply believing that we exist? James Zucker investigates all of these questions (and more) in this mind-boggling tribute to René Descartes’s “Meditations on First Philosophy.”
A magnitude-6.0 earthquake rattled Northern California at 3:20 a.m. Sunday morning, the strongest temblor to hit the Napa Valley area in nearly 25 years since the largest quake since the Loma Prieta temblor in 1989, leaving dozens wounded, power outages everywhere and a majority of buildings damaged. Kelly Huston, deputy director with the California Office of Emergency Services, said there were no reports of fatalities, but that as many as close to 100 people were taken to local hospitals. Most injuries were from falling objects and debris.
NBC Late Night & now this year’s 2014 Emmy Awards Host, Seth Meyers tells you what to expect at this year’s big ceremony, airing live on NBC Monday, August 25 at 8 p.m. ET/5 p.m. PT.
Frank Wu posts the wildest selfie yet, from the top of a Hong Kong skyscraper, but who took the video of him taking a selfie? Video credit to Daniel Lau of Hong Kong!
Motor Neurone Disease Association ambassador Benedict Cumberbatch does the Ice Bucket Challenge to raise awareness of MND. To support the Association, visit www.justgiving.com/mndassoc. For more information follow @mndassoc and @mndVIPteam