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Information overload, the early years
Five centuries years ago, a new technology swamped the world with data. What we can learn from the aftermath.
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The Compassionate Instinct
Think humans are born selfish? Think again. Dacher Keltner reveals the compassionate side to human nature.
Twenty-First Century Stoic -- From Zen to Zeno: How I Became...
This is the first in a series of three essays, written by a Stoic, about what it means to practice an ancient philosophy in the modern world. (Read the second essay.) I never intended to become a Stoic. Who, after all, were the Stoics? They were thos...
I Will Wade Out by E. E. Cummings
i will wade out / till my thighs are steeped in burning flowers / ...
The Relativity of Wrong by Isaac Asimov
by Isaac Asimov
Classics in the History of Psychology -- Miller (1956)
Cookies by Douglas Adams
This actually did happen to a real person, and the real person was me. I had gone to catch a train. This was April 1976, in Cambridge, U.K. I was a bit early for the train. I'd gotten the time of the train wrong.
Sketch of Voronoi
Sketch of Voronoi @ wonderfl build flash online. wonderfl is a free, online, Flash IDE and community. Write Actionscript3 in your browser, and see it move.
The biology of dreaming
What Maurice has done is to suggest an for the phenomenon known as REM sleep, the stage in which the eyes rapidly move and most dreams occur. Dr. Maurice isn't convinced by currently accepted theories about why REM occurs, including the widespre...
The Official Iggy Pop Shirtless Aging Timeline
40 years of shirtless Iggy Pop. It gets really scary around 2006.
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Enhancing Brains - Dana Foundation
Total Art Soul is a hub of creativity where you can be inspired by the diversity of talents and showcase your art for free.
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Supernova - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Hubble celebrates 20 years in space with a jaw-dropper
Astronomy | Carina | I was out of town at a wedding this weekend, so I missed blogging about the spectacular image release for the Hubble Space Telescope's 20th anniversary (here's