Dull Speech Stimulates Brain Activity


If you are listening to a particularly boring speaker, it may actually be your own voice you are “hearing.” Dr Bo Yao of the University of Glasgow’s Institute of Neuroscience conducted a study into what’s loosely called the inner voice. It’s the experience you get when reading printed material and “hearing” the words on the […]

Stars to Change in Re-Release of Titanic


One staunch critic of James Cameron’s Titanic will finally get his due in the re-release of the classic sinking ship drama. Astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson has long railed against a certain scene in the film, citing it was not accurate to the time period. Rose, adrift in the ocean after the passenger liner sinks, gazes into […]