Categories links links for june 09 Post author By tom Post date July 2, 2009 No Comments on links for june 09 North of Ping Pong: What Goes Up Must Come Down Ugly Funk: The Music Was So Loud We Did Not Notice the World Falling Apart Time: How Obama is using the science of change ‘I have a very very large house’ My review of Lone Franks ‘Mindfield’ in the Psychologist magazine Mann news: ‘Barak: Israel must choose two states over apartheid’ Native American Cybernetics: Indigenous Knowledge Resources in Information Technology ‘Estimating dinosaur maximum running speeds using evolutionary robotics’ Alec Patton blogs sense about jargon in Higher Education studies Brain Exercise Training With Oxygen Language can enforce training of spatial orientation A blindspot for our own body language? ‘More Talk, Less Chalk: Lexically Sparse Slides Improve Recall of Taught Material’ The University of Minnesota Nun Study A healthy 100 year old brain and an Alzerimer’s brain side by side Vinay Gupta on infrastructure: Dealing in Security – understanding vital services and how they keep you safe Jon Birdseed – Going dark ‘The social technology of drug production: can we do better?’ Man, 113, attributes longevity to ‘cigarettes, whisky and wild, wild women – and a sense of humour’ Google search for phrase “attributes longevity to” is revealing : Answers include “active life” “quiet life” “sex” “eating beans” “crispy bacon” and “sleeping for 2 days and then being awake for 2 days” ‘I look forward to an eco-friendly future where everyone wears drab and similar clothes until they wear out, just like I do. Obviously I don’t do it out of environmental conscience, but laziness and the fear that, if I try to demonstrate taste, I’ll be exposed as a twat.’ Dramatic play improves executive function in children My article in July’s Prospect magazine on what dramatic improv and confabulation tell us about creativity richardmasters.co.uk Video Game conditioning spills over in to real life Adaptive order beyond the price system ‘Three adaptive landscapes’ Share this:Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window) Related ← What does a critical theorist drive? → Quote #240 The secret is out Leave a Reply Cancel replyYour email address will not be published.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.