What would you like to know about your future?

Yesterday's discussion of the movie TiMER veered into the difficulties of knowing your fate. It got me wondering what people would want to know about their future. Take our poll and tell us. » 9/21/10 12:04pm 9/21/10 12:04pm

Harvard Neuroscientists Investigate ESP

This may come as a shock if you're one of the fifty percent of Americans who believes in ESP, but it turns out that psychic powers don't show up in fMRI brain scans. A group of Harvard researchers scanned the brains of people who were receiving mental imagery from their relatives in another room, and discovered that .… » 1/04/08 10:34am 1/04/08 10:34am

What Mutant Powers Are Most Popular?

NBC's phenom hit Heroes, the X-Men comic books, and the USA scifi series The 4400 all feature heroic mutants. These super-powered humans have been born with "mutant genes," or they've had some tinkering at the genetic level. But we still see the same powers cropping up again and again. Since the X-Men were first… » 11/19/07 5:01pm 11/19/07 5:01pm