Posts Categorized: Recommended

My Favorite 2017 TED Talks #2

Brain Hallucinates Your Conscious Reality by Anil Seth This one by Anil Seth is also fascinating. Check it out! Click here to watch the video

My Favorite 2017 TED Talks #1

Meet the Microscopic Life in Your Home—and on Your Face by Anne Madden This is my favorite talk from this year’s TED conference. Enjoy! Click here to watch the video   

Guest Post: The Mystery of Time

An Excerpt from Your Brain is a Time Machine, by Dean Buonomano I enjoyed every minute of my work on Dean’s latest book, as it explores some of the most fascinating questions about both the universe and the brain: What is time? Why does time seem to speed up or slow down? Is our sense that time flows an illusion? Dean... Read more »

Guest Post: Rockets Rising

An excerpt (#2!) from Rise of the Rocket Girls, by Nathalia Holt This is the first time I’ve ever done this… But I think the history is so important, and Nathalia has done such a beautiful job of getting it down so eloquently on paper, that I’ve posted another excerpt from her book. Rockets were... Read more »