Today I watched an interesting program featuring Michio Kaku about aging and immortality. One of the most interesting theories highlighted in this program was by Aubrey de Grey. This is his TED talk.
I am resurrecting my weekly feature! Because I post most of the news on my Twitter now, I’ll copy a weekly summary to my blog for those who might have missed it 🙂
Behavioral economist Dan Ariely, the author of Predictably Irrational, uses classic visual illusions and his own counterintuitive (and sometimes shocking) research findings to show how we’re not as rational as we think when we make decisions.
“Destruction of Leviathan” by Gustave Doré