Month: March 2007

  • Nuking Dreams

    This is from a recent issue of Science: In 2004, a research team led by Pierre Maquet of the University of Liège, Belgium, used positron emission tomography (PET) to monitor brain activity in men playing a virtual-reality game in which they learned to navigate through a virtual town (actually a scene from the shoot-’em-up video […]

  • There's too much confusion, I can't get no relief

    OK, so if you watch Battlestar Galactica, you know that the song All Along the Watchtower, by Dylan and covered by Hendrix (these people need no first names), played a very important role in last night’s episode. So you wanna hear something weird? I had my iPod on shuffle at work/school today, and that song […]

  • There’s too much confusion, I can’t get no relief

    OK, so if you watch Battlestar Galactica, you know that the song All Along the Watchtower, by Dylan and covered by Hendrix (these people need no first names), played a very important role in last night’s episode. So you wanna hear something weird? I had my iPod on shuffle at work/school today, and that song […]