A Peepshow of the Best Futuristic Vision Systems

Science fiction is terrific at helping you imagine how you'd enhance, hack, and upgrade your own body — especially your eyeballs. Humans have been trying to improve on the sense of sight since 1300, when spectacles were invented. What comes next? Take a look at our list of some of the vision enhancement tools that… » 1/04/08 11:00am 1/04/08 11:00am

Top Four (Legal) Mind-Performance Enhancement Drugs

You already know about Provigil, also known as "professor's little helper," but what about other favorite performance-enhancing drugs among people who think for a living? According to yesterday's Los Angeles Times, everyone from classical musicians to physicists are gobbling down "attention enhancers" and "fear… » 12/26/07 7:00am 12/26/07 7:00am