September 14th, 2006


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фрактал? общий закон?


Нет, это не фото неокортекса с подкрашенными нейронами. Это также не изображение внутриклеточного цитоскелета.
Так выглядит наша Вселенная на больших масштабах.

Millennium Simulation (pictures & movies)

An international team of astrophysicists led by researchers at the Max Planck Institute for Astrophysics presents the worldwide largest simulation of the universe and an accurate theoretical model for the growth of galaxies and supermassive black holes
-- press release (2005)


Auditory hallucinations: World Hearing Voices Day

The University of Manchester investigation – announced on World Hearing Voices Day (Thursday, 14th September) – comes after Dutch researchers found that many healthy members of the population there regularly hear voices.
Although hearing voices has traditionally been viewed as 'abnormal' and a symptom of mental illness, the Dutch findings suggest it is more widespread than previously thought, estimating that about 4% of the population could be affected.

ABC Radio National -- 22 July 2006
Some people can live harmoniously with them, but for those whose voices are associated with a psychiatric illness, they can be frightening and menacingly real. We discuss the latest research on how auditory hallucinations occur in the brain, what it's like to live with voices in your head—and the healing power of the international Hearing Voices Network

Read transcript (+ links)