Science

Jill Taylor – Brain Talk [zen vs analysis]

Posted by on March 22, 2008 at 7:50 pm

Awesome video (approx 20 mins long) – helps folks with dominant leftbrain/analytical identities to more closely understand what a more right-brain experience would be like – both experientially as well as analytically.. Jill Taylor flash video dl Jill’s specific talk online Overview of the session Dr Taylor’s website

Flatland – the Movie!

Posted by on March 13, 2008 at 7:54 pm

Flatland: the Movie- official home site Read the delightful book! Flatland: A Romance of Many Dimensions (Dover Thrift Editions) Get the movie this trailer is from: Flatland: The Movie This was an awesome book to read- even though it would seem that the material (geometry of all things) is dry and well.. FLAT, it was […]

The effect of belief on intelligence

Posted by on December 28, 2007 at 8:33 am

Posted: 27 Dec 2007 01:17 PM CST A unique and fascinating new study was released this year by Carol Dweck, a psychologist at Stanford University, researching the effects of belief on cognitive performance. The results: children who believed that intelligence was malleable and could be improved were much more likely to perform well in school. […]

Communication Procedure Between Heart and Brain

Posted by on December 3, 2007 at 2:30 pm

Original article here Traditionally, the study of communication pathways between the “head” and heart has been approached from a rather one-sided perspective, with scientists focusing primarily on the heart’s responses to the brain’s commands. However, we have now learned that communication between the heart and brain is actually a dynamic, ongoing, two-way dialogue, with each […]

Dark Matter Ring Reporting

Posted by on November 26, 2007 at 3:11 pm

Yeah, it was announced awhile ago- butthis explanation is still fascinating!