First half: A former CEO and founder of one of the largest marketing firms in Silicon Valley, sociobiologist Rebecca Costa offers genetic explanations for current events, emerging technology, business trends, and individual behavior. She will discuss how we are on the verge of knowing all future outcomes and events using predictive models. She claims these will provide knowledge of the future will be a larger transition for humankind than going bipedal.
Second half: As the creator of Hellview Cemetery, a haunted attraction in St. Petersburg, Florida Mark Muncy has studied the legends, lore and paranormal in Florida quite extensively. When the city of St. Petersburg banned Hellview Cemetery for being too scary, he began to document the numerous folk tales, legends and lore of his home state of Florida. He will discuss the many tales such as the Skunk Ape of the Everglades, Robert the Haunted Doll, and the Coral Castle.