A great episode of Continuum explores the fragility of memory

At first blush, last night's Continuum didn't seem like it was going to be anything special: a clichéd "designer drug" storyline wrapped in with some gang warfare. But instead, it warped into a really fascinating look at the ways in which your memory can play tricks on you — and how time travel can screw up your memory. » 6/22/13 11:00am 6/22/13 11:00am

We're closer to becoming real cyborgs than most people realize

In the New York Times the other day, there was a great story by Pagan Kennedy about experiments with brain-computer interfaces, which included the stuff you usually hear about, like people moving cursors with their minds. But it also included some new stuff, like Kennedy herself choosing a picture on her phone using… » 9/19/11 5:30pm 9/19/11 5:30pm