Florida Mothers United in Tragedy pushes lawmakers to act – NBC 6 South Florida

For months Laurie Giordano had been telling her son’s story to anyone who wanted to hear – about how his self-styled 16-year-old Zach, should never have collapsed in the scorching heat of Florida nearly three years ago. He died days later. For weeks Giordano drove six hours each to meet the legislators of the Capitol […]

“Well, I don’t have any bugs anymore” | Science

Psychologist Susan Blackmore once asked neuroscientist Christof Koch if his research on consciousness had changed him in any way, and Koch responded right away: “Well, I no longer have any bugs.” That was 15 years ago, and I remember my perplexity reading it in Blackmore’s book Conversations in consciousness (conversations about consciousness, Oxford University Press, […]