Morning Cup of Links: Seeing Thoughts

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Scientists can extract images directly from the brain. The technology is still rather crude, but may lead to viewing dreams and hallucinations someday.
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Web Urbanist has posted so many features on abandoned places, they've compiled a meta-post where you can find all of them. Cities, towns, vehicles, and buildings, they're all here!
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Necessary Angels. Lower-caste Indian women trained in health care are the ones who save lives in small villages doctors don't want to work in. (via Metafilter)
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40 Motivational Speeches In 2 Minutes. After watching, I feel motivated to go watch a movie.
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The Levitating Lightbulb. Wireless energy transfer and magnetic levitation. Technology is so cool!
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When Mechanics Go Bad. We're not talking about repairs that don't last, oh no, these are much worse.
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How to swear, and rap, like an old prospector. Since that's what you've always wanted to do.

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December 11, 2008 - 11:03pm
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