Monday, October 18 2010
Pop thought guru Steven Johnson taps into neurobiology and pop culture -- with a few stops in-between -- to explore what fuels those "Eureka!" moments in his new book, Where Good Ideas Come From.
Sunday, June 7 2009
I was momentarily freaked out that I was stuck in the afterglow of The Summer of Love for so long, but I trusted it, went with the synaptic flow, and discovered YouTube’s true power.
Thursday, April 5 2007
"My editor said, 'Yeah, it's like Emergence if the slime molds started killing people in chapter four.' And that became my mantra as I was writing it: 'Just think Emergence with killer slime molds and you're golden.'" PopMatters talks to Ghost Map author, Steven Johnson.
Thursday, October 16 2014
From the first selfie to the importance of jazz musicians, Steven Johnson puts a few surprises into How We Got To Now.
Sunday, January 18 2009
All the evidence shows that Priestly possessed a great mind, capable of making innovative connections and leaps that led to profound changes in humankind's understanding of the world.