Flooding in Second Life, Ecstasy’s ‘love drug’ nickname vindicated (kind of), chimp goes to court for human rights…
“By flooding Second Life we hope to demonstrate the potential devastation that climate change could have on the environment,” Ogilvy London director Giles Rhys Jones said…
“Clubbers who take the “love drug” ecstasy really might be “loved up”. Studies in rats suggest the drug causes a brain surge of oxytocin – the hormone that helps bond couples, as well as mothers to their babies.”
“If Hiasl is granted human status – and the rights that go with it – it will signal a victory for other primate species and unleash a wave of similar cases.” The transhuman/uplift crowd will have a few things to say, I expect.