November 8, 2013
Gaming grade commercial EEG rig

What would you like your brain to interface with?

November 4, 2013
A Brain-Machine Interface Could Control Medical Comas | MIT Technology Review

October 31, 2013
Ecology: Lady of the lakes

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October 25, 2013
"Education is not the filling of a pail, but the lighting of a fire."

William Butler Yeats

January 4, 2012
Tail-assisted pitch control in lizards, robots and dinosaurs : Nature

Weird science by perturbing lizards in mid-flight

August 20, 2011

…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

July 18, 2011
Food Ark Photo Gallery from National Geographic

July 17, 2011

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).

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June 22, 2011
Japan Geigermap: At-a-glance

Crowdsourcing real-time radiation feeds from government, concerned citizens, and hackers all over Japan.

May 27, 2011
Metyrapone, Memory-Altering Drug, Keeps Good Times, Kills Bad Times

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