Category Archives: Science

Neuroscience and Zombies!


Special Note to Teachers: The content of the following lesson plans compares the “normal” brain to a “zombie” brain. While zombies are not real, of course, there…read more

Voyager Becomes First Spacecraft to Enter Interstellar Space


NASA has announced that the Voyager 1 spacecraft, which left Earth in 1977, is now the first man-made object to ever reach interstellar space. The…read more

Tech and Privacy Advocates Clash Over Possibilities for Google Glass


Internet giant Google’s latest venture, a computer worn over the eye like conventional glasses, is sparking debate between privacy advocates and tech champions. While the…read more

Are We Ready For Driverless Cars?


A car that can drive itself may sound like science fiction, but car manufacturers and Google hope to offer this technology to consumers by 2018,…read more

I’ll Have the Test-Tube Burger, Please


Taste testers in London may soon sample their first in vitro burger – muscle tissue grown from animal cells in a laboratory. The sci-fi meal…read more

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