Rhythms of the Brain by György Buzsaki: Review and Excerpts

  Buzsaki presents a difficult subject in a commendably clear manner. It is an exemplary piece of scientific writing produced by one of the grand...

Latin Proverbs: N

  Nemo nisi per amicitiam cognoscitur No one learns except by friendship The literal translation of this proverb is awkward and misleading. If we think of...

Seven More Sonnets

The first bunch can be found here. These were written in rapid succession.   I. Those for whom dreams are a welcome refuge And the silence of sleep...

Latin Proverbs: M

The Kanizsa Triangle, an illustration of Gestalt psycology in action.Malum quidem nullum esse sine aliquo bono. There is no evil without some good. This proverb should...

Thoughts on Meaning

Wheat StacksIt is natural to long for something long gone. It is just as natural to want a feeling or experience to last longer...

Amphibians Through the Ages: Why Frogs Matter

Originally published on Radical Science News Authors: Lydia Fucsko and Adam Alonzi Amphibian derives from the Greek words 'amphi' (double) and 'bios' (life) – and their unique...