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Alessandro Cortini + Don Buchla, performing the piece “everything ends here”, from Blindoldfreak’s 1st EP, 1.
Submitted by kcough on Sun, 11/11/2007 – 6:32pm Biology 103 Web Paper 2 biology The Biology of Hibernation: Can Humans Hibernate? The days are getting shorter and darker, and, if you’re anything like me, it’s making you want to curl up in a little ball and, well, hibernate. Animals have the right idea—as soon as […]
Link to TED What can economists learn from linguists? Behavioral economist Keith Chen introduces a fascinating pattern from his research: that languages without a concept for the future — “It rain tomorrow,” instead of “It will rain tomorrow” — correlate strongly with high savings rates. Read more about Chen’s explorations Keith Chen’s new research suggests […]
Link to the TED Full Bio James Glattfelder studies complexity: how an interconnected system — say, a swarm of birds — is more than the sum of its parts. And complexity theory, it turns out, can reveal a lot about how the economy works. Glattfelder shares a groundbreaking study of how control flows through the […]
Ted Talks Lilly and Pfizer don’t want you to know this. And some of us have been feeling this way for years, however, this guy puts the science in the forefront. Modern psychiatric drugs treat the chemistry of the whole brain, but neurobiologist David Anderson believes in a more nuanced view of how the brain […]