Steven Showalter

Science Elements April 23, 2012

Blog Post created by Steven Showalter on Apr 22, 2012

Why researchers say they have some “berry” good news about the brain.  How putting the kibosh on something called oh-glick-nack might help improve your memory. How an evolving type of artificial memory could add a new dimension to modern computing.


Your brain puts out about 20-40W of power, not really enough to light a room with incandescent bulbs even at 40W.  However, three 13W compact fluorescent bulbs would do nicely.