Refining the Turing Test: If it looks like a human, plays like a human, fights like a human, it’s probably a ….
Using your own child in developmental research: An ethical issue?
Mice, math and drugs: On science without understanding. How much will new data mining techniques subvert the scientific method?
Distortions in Introspection: Do our intuitive assessments of our own abilities actually only reflect our mood?
Clandestine Manufacture of MDMA (see comments section). The take-home for me: detached analysis of MDMA’s therapeutic potential is complicated by the schism between the overly-optimistic tone of the press, and the worry of those responsible for overseeing clinical trials.
Behavioral Economics is Bogus: Compressed Scaling of Numerical Information in Prefrontal Cortex
Enjoy the weekend!