$1million bounty to be offered for cryptozoological discovery. Just make sure you don’t bring it back to New York and put it in flimsy manacles.
Science investigates the afterlife: a review of Spook, by Mary Roach (Amazon US and UK). The review makes it sound like her research was quite superficial…for example, what about Ian Stevenson’s birthmark correlations in reincarnation cases? This NY Times review says “she appears more concerned with comic effects than cosmic ones”.
January conference on LSD to celebrate the 100th birthday of Albert Hofmann. LSD obviously had a real negative effect on Albert’s health and longevity. I wonder if that’s how my grandmother Ethel got to the mark (this Saturday, happy birthday Grandma R!)…
Quote of the Day:
I do not think this is a ‘door’ and there is nothing behind it.