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Oliver Sacks
"Nature has employed at least two very different ways of making a brain" - @OliverSacks on worms and jellyfish - bit.ly/1ebNwzY
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Alice in Wonderland illustrated by Ralph Steadman? Yes, please! j.mp/P1Gstl pic.twitter.com/9Xn47EJEbT
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What would we see if we could observe cells from the inside? @carlzimmer @nytimes Watch Proteins do the Jitterbug ht.ly/vNjjq
Can a town be real in the mind, even when it does not physically exist? @nytimes the border of fiction and reality ht.ly/vBygj
Fascinating story from @nytimes by @Jenni_Fagan, 'An Illness, Inherited?' on mental illness and its representations ht.ly/vw0Zi
My new article on the mental life of plants, worms, and other organisms is online in this weeks issue of @nybooks ht.ly/vsZje
How the zebra got its stripes @nbc ht.ly/voCvf
Happy 80th birthday to the inspirational Jane Goodall: naturalist, educator and global hero @JaneGoodallInst
See the bionic leg that helped a dancer to dance again @TED_TALKS ht.ly/vdHYr
Beautiful aerial photos of Iceland's volcanic rivers. @smithsonian, art created by nature can be the most profound ht.ly/uUlK9
Strange truth @NPR some people do not respond emotionally to music, especially those with amusia who can't hear tones ht.ly/uUkDO
The @wellcomebkprize nominations inc @OliverSacks 'Hallucinations'. Read our interview with him, from @jessiebaldwin ow.ly/v3fDd
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Do we gain wisdom as we age? @nytimes @phylliskorkki investigates, 'the Science of Older and Wiser' ht.ly/uUkfl
Join Dr. Sacks and John Hockenberry for a live webcast discussion of neurological rehab, today at noon EDT ht.ly/uXDIr
Amazing time-lapse footage of Yosemite National Park across the seasons. @NatGeo the story of project 'yose' ht.ly/uUitV
Join Dr. Sacks and John Hockenberry as they discuss neurological rehab, live webcast tomorrow, March 26, at noon EDT ht.ly/uXDuK
"It is always disappointing when there is a missed opportunity to raise awareness" @nytimes Understanding aphasia ht.ly/uUi30
Mineral preserved in diamonds suggests vast amounts of water may exist deep beneath Earth's surface @BBC ht.ly/uUhr0
John Updike, born 82 years ago today, on how to have a productive daily routine and what aspiring writers should know j.mp/OA9YX4
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LSD reconsidered for therapeutic use in terminally ill patients @nytimes, trial suggests powerful anxiolytic effects ht.ly/uFqNy
Do Brain Workouts Work? Science Isn't Sure. @nytimes attending a lecture may be as effective as 'brain trainers' ht.ly/uyMJI