Is childhood play just one big copyright breach? Creation, cognition and your brain.

It should be simple to understand. If you want to do anything with a character from a comic book (like write your own story, make a tee shirt, produce artwork etc.) you have to get a license and respect copyright. If you can’t get a license, don’t breach copyright. But it’s not that simple is it? Why? Because the journey …

Quantum gravity discovery: explains a lot about our brains (as well as the universe)

  Yesterday, the news channels all over the world were filled with something. A story of wonder. A story of profound importance to our understanding of the basic nature of the cosmos, perhaps of reality itself. Scientists announced that they had observed data that appears to prove the (previously theoretical) concept of “cosmic inflation”. It is, even given my extremely …

Wyle E Coyote teaches us how our brains work

Work cartoons, kids & coyotes: how both your minds see data…

  Take a look at the picture above. This demonstrates how your mind works.  Not just yours, but humans in general.  What it shows is the relationship between your rational mind and your unconscious mind.  It’s not obvious, because neither your reason or your unconscious are easy to spot, we just experience them as our ‘thoughts’.  But in fact, they …