David Eagleman: Can we create new senses for humans? | Talk Video | TED.com
As humans, we can perceive less than a ten-trillionth of all light waves. “Our experience of reality,” says neuroscientist David Eagleman, “
Inside the Feminist ‘Onion’: The Satirical Bite of ‘Reductress’
The sharply witty ‘Reductress’ site doesn’t just satirize the sexism women face, but also the inadequacies and failings of feminism itself.
Richard Wilkinson: How economic inequality harms societies | Talk Video ...
We feel instinctively that societies with huge income gaps are somehow going wrong. Richard Wilkinson charts the hard data on economic inequ
Chomsky: 'I Don't Look at Twitter Because It Doesn't Tell Me Anything'
Byline interviewed Noam Chomsky, to find out his views on the current media landscape. Are the media still "manufacturing consent"?
The Business of The Onion: How America's Best Satirical News Source Make...
How a fake newspaper is turning into a real media empire
Tesla’s New Home-Based Battery Isn’t Just Nifty. It’s Liberating.
On Thursday night the eyes of a chunk of the nation were on the headquarters of Tesla, where founder Elon Musk delivered a long-hyped produc
Tesla’s new “Powerwall” home battery will cost $3,500 for 10kWh units [U...
Elon Musk extols the virtues of battery power in an evening press conference.
The Information Age Is Over. Welcome to the Infrastructure Age.
Nobody wants to say it outright, but the Apple Watch sucks. So do most smartwatches. Every time I use my beautiful Moto 360, its lack of fun
People Got So Into This Strange Internet Button They Made Up Religions
It started as an April Fool’s Day lark, but a digital button placed on Reddit just one month ago has spurred a complex, sprawling online com
How To Make 8-Bit Music: An Introduction To FamiTracker
In this post, guest author Joe E. Allen takes a look at making 8-bit music with FamiTracker - a free windows tracker for producing music for
Scientists discover key driver of human aging: May lead to slowing or re...
A study tying the aging process to the deterioration of tightly packaged bundles of cellular DNA could lead to methods of preventing and tre