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Something humourous- Habit & Distraction

Has anyone ever seen this Portlandia skit? A humourous spin on some of the ideas we’ve discussed- Fred can’t stop checking his devices, so he downloads “Mind-fi” to centralize everything, and makes it worse.


The problem with similarity

“Bioengineers have created a functional 3D brain tissue.” but they have done it based on rats.

“the 3D brain-like tissue displays physical properties similar to rodent brain tissue … similar to what is ordinarily observed in animal studies of traumatic brain injury.” 100 more words

Action Potential

Name: Action Potential – Exploring the Neuron
Location: Swiss Cottage Library
Date(s): 18th January – 06th March 2016

Last week, I finally had the time to go into the Swiss Cottage Library and check out their in-house Gallery. 292 more words

Action Potential

Multitasking Is Not Killing Your Brain

February 13, 2016

Don’t worry, you can’t break your brain by channel surfing on the internet.

Luckily, things aren’t that dangerous or simple.

Moreover, I promise you that even though you have now started reading this article, if you decide to… 1,061 more words


Things I've learned on my journey so far...

There’s always new stuff to learn, and no matter how old I get or how far I get, I’ll always still be a kid in a classroom, getting some knowledge. 421 more words


Young men are natural fanatics

This fits in with the demographic forecasting where countries with large young populations (as many in the middle east are) are deemed more likely to be involved in uprisings / revolutions / wars.  1,192 more words