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The Medicine Pipeline in Drying Up

Brain science continues to make remarkable headway in understanding brain function. We now know that various forms of impairment or disorder can affect mental health. Despite this knowledge, the world faces the extraordinary risks of the pipeline of new medicines drying up. 594 more words

The Genetic Link Between Creativity and Psychiatric Disease

The biological sciences are in a golden era: the number of advanced technological tools available coupled with innovations in experimental design has led to an unprecedented and accelerating surge in knowledge (at least as far as… 957 more words

Basic Neuroscience

Ideapod - smart subconscious

Ideapod – Your subconscious is smarter than you might think

Certainly the subconscious is vast and almost all knowing and all powerful in comparison to the conscious. 93 more words


Watch Dis Honesty The Truth About Lies 2015

This is a pretty good film, worth viewing if you have time. Many of the conclusions are what most of us would expect. Lying is social, there is a fudge factor, most people do it a little bit, while some refrain entirely and others lie with abandon. 128 more words

Functional Interpersonal Meta Linguistics (FIML)

Where in Your Brain is "YOU?"

THE MAN WHO WASN’T THERE: In the tradition of Oliver Sacks, a tour of the latest neuroscience of schizophrenia, autism, Alzheimer’s disease, ecstatic epilepsy, Cotard’s syndrome, out-of-body experiences, and other disorders—revealing the awesome power of the human sense of self from a master of science journalism… 507 more words



This morning I woke up at 2:30 am wondering what I could do with what is presenting itself to me and if there was a linear step to this fantasy…or do I take another lateral approach? 737 more words


Reply to Jason - What is idealism? - 2

Hi Jason,

You have motivated me to reconsider my definition of ‘idealism’.

By ‘inspiration’ I refer to a heightened emotional state that is conducive to creative activity in some way. 602 more words