Hank M Greene

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Gravity’s Rainbow

Photojournal: PIA22418<p>Saturn’s rings display their subtle colors in this view captured on Aug. 22, 2009, by NASA’s Cassini spacecraft. The particles …

Astronomy

Snippet 2 From “The Poet, The End of Time”

“and death I think is no parenthesis”<p>from “since feeling is first” by ee cummings<p>Beth gave birth to a beautiful baby girl just two nights before. The …

Particles

Snippet 3 From “The Book of Max”

By Ukpik Aglukkaq<p>“The anticipation of most types of rewards increases the level of dopamine in the brain…”<p>Wikipedia<p>“The mind contains a model of its …

Military

One: The Second Part of Time (Time, A Trilogy Book 2) Kindle Edition

In "Ten," book 2 of "Time, A Trilogy," we get to watch the relationship between Beth, Max, and Spencer grow. We learn more about Maya. And, we learn …

A Conversation Between Ukpik And Maya: Snippet From Book 3 “The Poet, The End of Time”

“laugh, leaning back in my arms<p>for life’s not a paragraph…”<p>from “since feeling is first” by ee cummings<p>“Maya,” said Ukpik to get her attention, then …

European Space Agency

Snippet 2 From “The Book of Max”

By Ukpik Aglukkaq<p>Max whispered “Leona is asleep now,” as she walked into the living room where I’m busy writing memories. Her name is Maxine, but I …

Living Rooms

Robin Williams Did This 1 Thing to Unlock His Creativity--and It's Exactly What Neuroscience Recommends

Unlocking creativity ain't easy--but some brilliant scientific and comedic minds have figured it out.<p>We all have self-defeating habits and do plenty to sabotage our own success. Unfortunately, it's no different when it comes to creativity.<p>Neuroscience research indicates that those who struggle with …

Creativity

The illusion of time

BOOKS AND ARTS<p>Andrew Jaffe probes Carlo Rovelli’s study arguing that physics deconstructs our sense of time.<p>Andrew Jaffe<p>Andrew Jaffe is a cosmologist …

Quantum Mechanics

One: The Second Part of Time, draft of Chapter 11, November 2027

“Send me everything you have on Spencer and Inuvik, the entire docia!” Jim demanded as he closed the conversation with a James.<p>11/17/27 Today was the …

Northwest Territories

One: The Second Part of Time, draft of Chapter 10, October 2027

10/2/2027<p>The system Spencer and Maya are building models one hundred billion neurons. Each neuron utilizes one chip with 128 qubit cores to model a …

Tel Aviv

Recording My First Podcast Episode Now!

<i>Tonight’s the night!</i><p>By the time this posts, I will probably be wrapping up the recording of my first podcast episode.<p>To prepare for today, I listened …

Self-improvement

Hi Aleesha, – Hank M. Greene – Medium

Hi Aleesha,<p>It was a most enjoyable podcast. Thank you! Great questions that supported the theme, making time for the passion to tell a story, to …

Podcasting

The Milky Way Is Hiding Tens Of Thousands Of Black Holes

And thanks to a new technique and set of observations, we think we know exactly where to find them.<p>At the center of practically every galaxy is a …

Universe

Computer-based Incentive Models for Individuals (hint: Amazon, Google, Facebook,…)

The purpose of this little story is to present an outline for how a neural net computer system might model the neurological phenomena associated with …

Artificial Intelligence

Design principles of a human mimetic humanoid: Humanoid platform to study human intelligence and internal body system

• Y. Nakanishi,<br>• S. Ohta,<br>• T. Shirai,<br>• Y. Asano,<br>• T. Kozuki,<br>• Y. Kakehashi,<br>• H. Mizoguchi,<br>• T. Kurotobi,<br>• Y. Motegi,<br>• K. Sasabuchi,<br>• J. Urata,<br>• K. Okada,<br>• I. Mizuuchi,<br>• M. …

Robotics

The Summer

The bartender walked over and asked “What brings you here on such a warm and sunny afternoon, I mean, evening like this?”<p>They each smiled, and …

Computer Science

A Framework That Will Help You Tell Amazing Stories

There is a class of entertainment that is underrated, in spite of its external success: stories about telling stories. Hit shows like <i>How I Met Your</i> …

Writing

The Neighborhood

It’s a good thing I’m both a fictional character and “Persona non grata” because as a fictional character I don’t exist, and as “Persona non grata” …

When You Don’t Have Time to Write, Write Anyway

It’s interesting to think about.<p>As I was on my phone reading, I was tabbing back and forth between the story and Google docs, taking notes and slowly …

Google Docs

The Woman Who Knows Everything About the Universe

In 1965, physicist Richard Feynman was busy. He was busy winning the Nobel Prize, and he was busy learning to draw. One day during that productive …

Black Holes

Neuroevolution Will Push AI Development to the Next Level

Next up for developing artificial intelligence systems is automated neural-net architecture search.<p>Evolution is the historical process that created …

Machine Learning

This Video About The Scale of Black Holes Will Crush Your Poor, Tiny Brain

We were not prepared for this.<p>Black holes are vast, matter-annihilating objects that seem to defy physics by their very existence. They're so weird, …

Black Holes

The Dopamine Seeking-Reward Loop

We've all been there. You glance at Instagram (or your twitter feed, or your Linked in feed, or Facebook, or your newspaper app...). You look at the …

Neuroscience

I Literally Drove to the End of the Road in North America to Photograph the Northern Lights

Having spent years photographing the night sky from the Milky Way to exploding meteors to man-made space junk disintegrating in the atmosphere, I …

Landscape Photography

Implementation of Online Incentive Models

“He could feel an anticipation of something, not knowing what, but knowing this investigation was leading to something that he could build a computer …

The Brain

Recording data from one million neurons in real time

(credit: Getty)Neuroscientists at the Neuronano Research Centre at Lund University in Sweden have developed and tested an ambitious new design for …

Neuroscience

Reading Fiction Improves Brain Connectivity and Function

Neuroscientists have discovered that reading a novel can improve brain function on a variety of levels. The recent study on the brain benefits of …

The Brain

Scientists detect radio echoes of a black hole feeding on a star

Scientists pick up signals from an explosion of electromagnetic energy that occurred when a black hole ripped apart a passing star.<br>Read More

Black Holes

Black Hole Echoes Would Reveal Break With Einstein’s Theory

Gravitational waves have opened up new ways to test the properties of black holes — and Einstein’s theory of gravity along with them.<p>We all dream the …

Physics

How the AI cloud could produce the richest companies ever - MIT Technology Review

For years, Swami Sivasubramanian’s wife has wanted to get a look at the bears that come out of the woods on summer nights to plunder the trash cans …

Machine Learning