August 30, 2013

USA Labor Day Weekend Supermarket Photo-Blogging!

"aisle 6. snack time: soft drinks and soft drinks"

Magazine Cover (detail):

August 27, 2013

So that's how they do it!

"The building almost seemed to glow from somewhere deep within its base, as if lit by a big pile of burning money."

-from the article "Idealized or Caricature, Architectural Renderings Are Weapons in Real Estate" by Elizabeth A. Harris in today's New York Times.

August 14, 2013

Proposed: Understanding the brain doesn't suck.

"... recall the famous quip from Jeff Hammerbacher, a former Facebook engineer, who said, 'The best minds of my generation are thinking about how to make people click ads. That sucks.' We contend that working in biostatistics using complex neuroimaging data to solve the biggest puzzle of them all – understanding the human brain – is a worthy alternative."
-from "WANTED: Neuro-quants" by Brian Caffo, Martin Lindquist, and Ciprian Crainiceanu, which appears in the the Huffington Post.

August 6, 2013


We are pleased – and honored! – to announce that Bucky has accepted our invitation to feature in this, the 1000th NeuroCooking post:

3 August 2013 (click image for full-screen)

H-index, I10-index, Etc.

Dear NeuroCooking friends, my Google Scholar Profile is now public.

August 4, 2013


When I saw Wilco open for Bob Dylan at Duluth's Bayfront Park last month, these folks heard the concert without having to buy a ticket:

(click image for full-screen)

August 2, 2013

Pretty much the last thing I expected to hear about a Wagner opera at Bayreuth.

"... for no clear reasons, singers smear one another with crude oil."

- from "At Bayreuth, Boos and Dropped Jaws" by Anthony Tommasini in today's New York Times.

August 1, 2013

Title of the Week!

"The Effect of Criticism on Functional Brain Connectivity and Associations with Neuroticism" by Michelle Nadine Servaas, Harriëtte Riese, Remco Jan Renken, Jan-Bernard Cornelis Marsman, Johan Lambregs, Johan Ormel, and André Aleman, appears in the journal PLOS ONE.


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