Recent highlights from the best in brain blogging:
Online experiments at the Harvard Visual Cognition Lab!
Less invasive brain-computer interfacing, for video games.
Brain-computer interface implants: videos.
A new weapon in the Israeli arsenal: the VIPER robot.
The current state of the art in…
Chris Van Allsburg, "Just a Dream" (over consumption)
So as the truth experiment continues to do its thing, I'm getting ready to give two talks on sustainability and climate science concepts to an audience of visual arts students here at UBC. Specifically, these university students are exploring…
Here are some links to start your weekend with. Science, health, and related things:
And the Oscar Goes to...Not Its Voting System
Yeast population genomics
Robots: The Big Picture
Hey NIH! How about using the stimulus as a testbed for new ideas?
Evolution in Action
Recently, I took out three of my colleagues for lunch. These were folk who were brave enough to take the plunge and participate in an opportunity to travel to Nigeria. Here, they would teach a course on molecular genetics to burgeoning Ph.D students, Faculty and the like in the vicinity of Lagos…