Side question: Do military turbines emit more pollution than commercial jets? Sometimes when I see a big military cargo plane fly overhead, the vapor trail has a slight opalescent tinge to it. May just be a coincidental time of day thing. The sun is at just the right angle to see it. » 9/24/14 1:51pm Wednesday 1:51pm

I foresee a future where the placebo effect is completely reverse engineered. Drugs will be made to directly trigger the placebo section of our brains to cause the human body to heal some of its own ills. Maybe some kind of psycho-active empathogen. It will probably be combined with neuro-feedback controlled… » 9/22/14 12:49pm 9/22/14 12:49pm

I've got a hoarding problem. NOT like what you see on reality TV. It's just a problem. Here's how I addressed it: my primary argument for hoarding was "if I throw it away, I'll need it a day later". This statement is true because the process of throwing away junk leads to memorization of the item in question. I… » 9/22/14 9:22am 9/22/14 9:22am