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Geek nation

Angela Saini is an excellent writer, a charming talk show guest (listen to her here and here) and the author of the new book “Geek nation”. I will not delve deep into the content – just go and get it … Continue reading

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Adam Curtis and Ayn Rand

The simultaneous appearance on Derren Brown’s Svengali blog and in the new little atoms podcast raised my interest in the new documentary series by Adam Curtis on BBC 2 „All watched over by machines of loving grace, love and power“. … Continue reading

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Why you should publish the repeat studies of Bem

The new scientist informed us today that the Journal of Personality and Social Psychology rejected a paper by Richard Wiseman, Chris French and Stuart Ritchie. They did what every decent researcher in the field should do, when they heard about … Continue reading

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Buyer Beware Hard To Sell In A Tough Market

Richard Wiseman just RT this property ad. Either these are the most honest estate agents in the UK or they just found the most viral way to attract customers to their site.

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… and thanks for all the brain

These will be the musings of a fisch of very little brain, knowledge and grammar. “When you are a Bear of Very Little Brain, and you Think of Things, you find sometimes that a Thing which seemed very Thingish inside … Continue reading

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