What would you like your brain to interface with?
Computer-controlled sedation could lighten the load for intensive-care staff and make the process safer for patients.
Diane Orihel set her PhD aside to lead a massive protest when Canada tried to shut down its unique Experimental Lakes Area.
— William Butler Yeats
Weird science by perturbing lizards in mid-flight
…educational television had a dramatic effect on relational aggression. The more the kids watched, the crueler they’d be to their classmates. This correlation was 2.5 times higher than the correlation between violent media and physical aggression.
Essentially, Ostrov had just found that Arthur is more dangerous for children than Power Rangers."
— Bronson & Merryman, NurtureShock
by Po Bronson & Ashley Merryman
Excellent book of recent child psychology and neuroscience research that busts myths about modern parenting including praise, sleep, lying, sibling rivalry…. and NOT written as a self-help book. Think of Barbara Coloroso’s (Kid’s Are Worth It!) philosophy written with the scientific punch of Steven Levitt (Freakonomics) or Malcolm Gladwell (The Tipping Point).
Click on image to nurtureshock.com
Crowdsourcing real-time radiation feeds from government, concerned citizens, and hackers all over Japan.