Posts filed under “Science”

The Savant Syndrome

Extraordinary People: The Savant Syndrome – Darold A. Treffert, M.D.

Source: SciAm

Part of the 10th Annual International Bioethics Forum, “Manifesting the Mind” which was was designed to explore the Mind-Brain phenomenon and how this relates to human consciousness.”, held by the BTC Institute in Madison, WI on April 28-29, 2011.

For detailed information about the forum and more videos, please visit http://www.btci.org/bioethics

Category: Science, Weekend

Searching for water on Ganymede

Source: Know More

Category: Digital Media, Science

97% Consensus (File Under Stuff You Should Know By Now)

Source: Skeptical Science

Category: Science

Significant Climate Anomalies June 2014

Click for the ginormous version. Source: NOAA

Category: Science

Apollo 11 Retrospective: ‘One We Intend To Win’

Source: Space

Category: Science, Technology, Travel

Which disease is most likely to kill you across the planet?

Source: Salon

Category: Science

Source: Climate Desk

Category: Science

Source: World Economic Forum

Category: Science, Technology

How Brain Electro-stim Improves Cognitive Functions

From Radiolab:

9-Volt Nirvana

Category: Science, Video

El Niño and Rainfall

Source: Know More   From meteorologist Paul Douglas: According to scientists at NOAA and NASA May was the warmest on record, worldwide. It was the 351st month in a row of global temperatures warmer than the 20th century average. Measurements of global temperatures are consistently rising, especially over the last half century. As the World…Read More

Category: Science