Posts Categorized: Recommended

Your Brain Is a Time Machine

My latest editing project, Your Brain Is a Time Machine: The Neuroscience and Physics of Time by Dean Buonomano, is now available for pre-order! What is time? Why does time seem to speed up or slow down? Is our sense that time flows an illusion? Dean presents his own influential theory of how the brain tells time, and he... Read more »

Video: Gravitational Waves Detected

A team of scientists announced on Thursday that they had heard and recorded the sound of two black holes colliding a billion light-years away… by Dennis Overbye, Jonathan Corum and Jason Drakeford Click here to watch the 5 minute video  

Spot the International Space Station!

I’m pretty late to this party, but I just found out you can easily see the ISS flying overhead. And it’s an incredible sight… Click here to select your location and find out when the ISS will be flying over you

Waking Up To Five Planets

With the help of an astronomer, a photographer captured this time-lapse video early one morning in late January. Click here to watch the NYT Science video by Benjamin Norman, Stan Honda and Daniel Orentlicher

2015 TED Talk

Can We Create New Senses For Humans? by David Eagleman This thought-provoking talk is a pleasure to watch from beginning to end! Click here to watch David Eagleman’s talk