Categories links 1-4-07 Links Post author By tom Post date March 31, 2007 No Comments on 1-4-07 Links Wikipedia: Speed Reading – read the ‘Scholarly research’ section. Google Video: Threads (nuclear armageddon in 1980s Sheffield) Steven Poole’s obitary of Jean Baudrillard The Challenge to Democracy of Climate Change (Open Democracy article by Dougald Hine) The Bogdanov Affair (a reverse Sokal affair?) ‘contrary to all expectations, the neural organization of sign language has more in common with that of spoken language than it does with the brain organization for visual-spatial procesing.’ (Scientific American article) using negative reinforcement to reduce nailbiting (conscious action retrains automatic action) greatfirewallofchina.org Test any website and see real time if it’s censored in china (idiolect.org.uk is) Kissing Hank’s Ass Anomalous suspence in response to narrative (ie when you know what’s going to happen). YouTube Roy Zimmerman’s “Creation Science 101” them’s fightin’ words: the sociology of scientific scuffles Share this:Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window) Related ← medical community comdemns Elsevier in Lancet letters → Criticisms of wikipedia readers Leave a Reply Cancel replyYour email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment Name * Email * Website Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment. Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email.