Sep 16, 2013



Courtesy of The Kernel comes this list of ten CIA-funded start-ups: Rocket technology, language recognition software, devices to see through walls. “Q” needs to step up his game. Here’s one: Soundbite, from…





Thomas J. Leeper writes at Psychology Today (last year): American mass culture is obsessed with youth: abundant beauty treatments aim to curb the signs of aging, literature frequently emphasizes the innocence of…




Counterculture stalwart Douglas Rushkoff tells Discover that the future is bright for those of us willing to live in the present: Discover: Are some people confusing the idea of “presentism,” of living in…