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.
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.