Matt Koplitz

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Hallucinations

• <b>Author:</b> Oliver Sacks<p>Have you ever seen something that wasn’t really there? Heard someone call your name in an empty house? Sensed someone following you and turned around to find nothing?<p>Hallucinations don’t belong wholly to the insane. Much more commonly, they are linked to sensory deprivation, …

Jim Morrison Says ‘Fat Is Beautiful’ in Newly Unearthed Interview

Jim Morrison was a fan of flab, as a newly unearthed 1969 interview with the Doors frontman reveals. In it, he explains why “fat is beautiful” to …

Jim Morrison

How Bob Dylan Took Flight

Even if you were among the handful of people who bought Bob Dylan‘s 1962 self-titled debut, you couldn’t have predicted <i>The Freewheelin’ Bob Dylan</i>, …

freewheelin

Flaming Lips Spread ‘Terror’ on ‘Letterman’

The Flaming Lips are never conventional: with a new album on the way, the Oklahoma rockers stopped by the <i>Late Show With David Letterman</i> last night to …

Flaming Lips

Coachella and Stagecoach Festivals May Expand to Five Events

Coachella and the Stagecoach country music festival will remain in Indio, California through at least 2030 – and they may develop from three weekends …

Festivals

Perry Farrell Talks Lollapalooza 2013 Lineup

Tech N9ne Explains Something Else Album Art - Paid Dues 2013

The 10 Best Eminem Freestyles

An Eminem freestyle post has long been in the works of any longtime Em fan’s head, and seeing that Eminem has been popping up a lot lately, it seems …

Now or Then: Which Big Science Project Are These Scientists Worked Up About?

Author: Greg Miller. Greg Miller Science<p>Date of Publication: 04.05.13.<p>Time of Publication: 6:30 am. 6:30 am<p>This week President Obama announced a big …

Brain scans decode dream content

A team of Japanese neuroscientists has used brain scanning technology to read the content of people's dreams.<p>Yukiyasu Kamitani of the ATR …

The Drunkard's Walk

• <b>Author:</b> Leonard Mlodinow<p>With the born storyteller's command of narrative and imaginative approach, Leonard Mlodinow vividly demonstrates how our lives are profoundly informed by chance and randomness and how everything from wine ratings and corporate success to school grades and political polls are …

Naked Statistics: Stripping the Dread from the Data

• <b>Author:</b> Charles Wheelan<p>“Brilliant, funny . . . the best math teacher you never had.”—San Francisco Chronicle<br>Once considered tedious, the field of statistics is rapidly evolving into a discipline Hal Varian, chief economist at Google, has actually called “sexy.” From batting averages and political …

This Is Your Brain on Music

• <b>Author:</b> Daniel J. Levitin<p><b>In this groundbreaking union of art and science, rocker-turned-neuroscientist Daniel J. Levitin explores the connection between music—its performance, its composition, how we listen to it, why we enjoy it—and the human brain.</b><p>Taking on prominent thinkers who argue that music …

The Search for Superstrings, Symmetry, and the Theory of Everything

• <b>Author:</b> John Gribbin<p>No one is more successful than this author when it comes to making the cutting edge of physics more accessible to a broad lay audience. In Schrodinger's Kittens, he took readers to the eerie world of subatomic particles & waves. Now, he explores the most exciting area of …

This Explains Everything

• <b>Author:</b> John Brockman<p>In This Explains Everything, John Brockman, founder and publisher of Edge.org, asked experts in numerous fields and disciplines to come up with their favorite explanations for everyday occurrences. Why do we recognize patterns? Is there such a thing as positive stress? Are we …