- A Tranquil Star
The New Yorker just published this beautiful story by Primo Levi.
- Can Washington get smart about science?
Chris Mooney and Alan Sokal discuss past abuses and the hope for a better relationship between science and politics.
- Perceiving the Mind
For cute graphs, cuter robots (It’s Kismet!), and interesting ideas about theory of mind, read this post.
- Betting on Awareness
This is a really innovative way to test for awareness. Cool stuff.
- Strange Weather Phenomenon in Newfoundland
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Originally published February 5, 2007