Category Psychology

Cognitive Era: AI (Accessible Intelligence) Comes of Age

These are the latest articles and videos I found most interesting. Cognitive Era: AI (Accessible Intelligence) Comes of Age Electric propulsion: the future by Airbus and Siemens Automatic Motorist (1911) Faraday and Electromagnetism Cognitive Era: AI (Accessible Intelligence) Comes of Age ECE Distinguished Lectureby Bernard S. MeyersonConversation with Dr. Bernard Meyerson, Chief Innovation Officer at […]

Divided Brain and the making of the Western World

These are the latest articles and videos I found most interesting. Divided Brain and the making of the Western World Computer Pioneers Visualising Individual Subatomic Particles Tyndall’s Sky in a Box Experiment Repairing the cornea: let there be sight Murphy’s Law Divided Brain and the making of the Western World The intuitive mind is a […]

10 Learnings from 10 Years of Brain Pickings

Reprinted from Brain Pickingsby Maria Popova Life, like the universe itself, tolerates no stasis — in the absence of growth, decay usurps the order. Fluid reflections on keeping a solid center. I remember my first awareness of mortality as a child in Bulgaria. I was nine and my father was relaying an anecdote from his […]

My picks, 2016-10

These are the latest articles and videos I found most interesting. Curing Cancer with Proton Beams Acoustic holograms Hummingbirds How to raise successful kids – without over-parenting Human Neurons Continue to Migrate After Birth Curing Cancer with Proton Beams Suzie Sheehy Particle accelerators do more than just particle physics research. Suzie Sheehy takes a look […]

Ancient Wisdom Reveals 6 Rituals That Will Make You Happy

Reprinted from Barking Up The Wrong Treeby Eric People have enormous respect for ancient wisdom. They just don’t read it. Funny thing is, we’re more likely to live happier lives when we visit the classics section than the self-help aisle. So how do we get the skinny on what one group of brilliant dead guys […]

My picks, 2015-30

These are the latest articles and videos I found most interesting. The Z Machine – Can We Make A Star? Finding Earth’s Twin NASA Reveals Solar Winds Stripped Mars’s Atmosphere Your Brain’s Wetware Formulates Opinions Without Asking The Bowerbird’s Grand Performance! – Life Story Whitetip Reef Sharks hunting at night at Cocos Island Mars: Death […]

My picks, 2015-18

These are the latest articles and videos I found most interesting. Drones Sacrificed for Spectacular Volcano Video When Did Our Backbones First Appear? This Crawling Prehistoric Fish Had Some of the First Limbs Visualizing the Earth and Beyond with Computer Graphics Jason Silva on Memory How Do Bacteria Become Resistant? The Neurochemistry of Flow States, […]

Max Weber

These are the latest articles and videos I found most interesting. Max Weber A Cheetah Sprinting to the Kill The Sidewinder Snake Slithers at 18 MPH Haunting Time-Lapses From the End of the Earth Leopard cub bath time Capturing Digital Images (The Bayer Filter) Nizar Ibrahim: Lost Giant of the Sahara Do Tortoises Like Being […]

My picks, 2015-10

These are the latest articles and videos I found most interesting. Guerrero Negro – Exploring Baja Face Time: How Quickly Do You Judge A Face? Polywell Fusion: Electrostatic Fusion in a Magnetic Cusp Project Loon – Google’s Internet Balloons – Future Thinking Far Side of Moon NASA Shows Far Side of Moon As Never Seen […]

My picks, 2015-7

These are the latest articles and videos I found most interesting. Why I make robots the size of a grain of rice What Ever Happened to Nuclear Weapons? Crazy Engineering: Mars Helicopter Interstellar Voyaging – An Evolutionary Transition 11 Years and Counting – Opportunity on Mars The World’s Smallest Movie Radio Wave Lightning Tracking Greenland’s […]