Sometimes an out-of-context headline will stop you dead in your tracks with the most ridiculous image or idea. Happened to me just minutes ago when I caught sight of this one:
“Penguin Going to Court on Plagiarism Charges.“
I could just see him, stood there in the dock with a hang-dog expression…
The New Scientist is running a story about drug-based treatment for ADHD:
THE figures are mind-boggling. Nearly 4 million Americans, most of them children and young adults, are being prescribed amphetamine-like stimulants to treat attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD). Up to a million more may be taking the drugs illegally.
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Another bit of science fiction steps closer to becoming a reality. Continue reading Hands-free computing