BHTV Science Saturday: Jim Jarmusch, sex chips, and the end of the civilization

Johnson and Horgan are back on this week's Science Saturday diavlog on Bloggingheads.tv:



From BHTV:

In this week's episode of Science Saturday, John Horgan and George Johnson explain how the latest Jarmusch film, "The Limits of Control," conveys a message of significance for struggling science journalists everywhere. They also discuss how neural implants might improve your sex life, whether it's time to declare defeat in the war on cancer, and whether human civilization is going to be crushed by food shortages.

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