One practical realm in which this comes up: how long a webpage (seems to) take to load. How are programmers designing tricks to make this seem faster? Do animations help or not help? Check out the article in Wired.
Can we reproduce our brains on other media (say, on computers, or out of beer cans and tennis balls)?
The author Will Self and I appeared on stage together to discuss life, death, and what makes good writing.
School shootings spark debate ranging from gun control to bulletproof windows. But the most fruitful approach may be to prioritize our discussion of mental illness.
For many years I've been studying how human brains perceive the passage of time.
Want to know how neuroscience will force major changes in our criminal justice system? Read David's article The Brain on Trial in The Atlantic. Now anthologized in 2012 Best American Science and Nature Writing.
Click here to watch David's talk on possibilianism at PopTech. Executive director Andrew Zolli wrote: "This is one of the best talks ever at PopTech. Everyone should watch this."
See David Eagleman's TED talk entitled "Can we create new senses for humans?"