I want to sit in a field and do nothing now. ulaulaman: Plains Milky Way from Randy Halverson on Vimeo (via Universe Today)
The Best Hard Science Fiction Books of all Time →
scipsy: Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea - J. Verne The Time Machine - H.G. Wells I, Robot - I. Asimov The Shockwave Rider - J. Brunner The Fountains of Paradise - A. C. Clark Cyteen - C.J. Cherryh The Mars Trilogy - K. S. Robinson The Diamon Age - N. Stephenson Rainbows End - V. Vinge Incandescence - G. Egan definitely missed one”Starship Troopers”-Robert A. Heinlein
NeuroPsyDoctor8: Anyone home? A few thoughts on... →
psydoctor8: The image of Daphne the nymph changing into a plant while running away from Apollo to save her virginity, is often used to illustrate the vegetative state: the notion of being a responsive, conscious human being at one moment and not being one the next. We either are or we aren’t. The idea…
'Time' not necessarily deeply rooted in our brains →
fuckyeahneuroscience: Hidden away in the Amazonian rainforest a small tribe have successfully managed what so many dream of being able to do – to ignore the pressures of time so successfully that they don’t even have a word for it. It is the first time scientists have been able to prove ‘time’ is not a deeply entrenched human universal concept as previously thought. Researchers, led by...