Monthly Archives: June 2008

Mugabe and Zimbabwe

It seems Zimbabwe’s Mugabe has once again led his nation into another 5 year presidency of suppression, poverty and cronyism. We have witnessed the election, run off, and subsequent withdraw of the opposition, all engineered by the police, army and … Continue reading

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Jill Bolte Taylor and brain function

Jill Bolte Taylor got a research opportunity few brain scientists would wish for: She had a massive stroke, and watched as her brain functions — motion, speech, self-awareness –- shut down one by one. An astonishing story.   http://static.videoegg.com/ted2/flash/loader.swf

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Malherido-Juana Molina

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Does a hip T-shirt and a MacBook make you unconventional?

We are what we buy and we are what we don’t buy. It’s crazy to think that we can be better or worse by a brand/product from a big corporation-or even a little one person business. Am I cool because … Continue reading

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The Neuroscience of Illusion

Here is an article similair to the brain test about how tricking the eye reveals the inner workings of the brain. I recommend viewing the slide show first and than reading the article.

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Right Brain vs Left Brain Test

This is a neat little test.   Right Left Brain Test

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