New friday’s list of interesting texts for you to read on the weekend:
Why have young people in Japan stopped having sex? (by Abigail Haworth)
What happens to a country when its young people stop having sex? Japan is finding out…
What Does A Real Astronaut Think Of ‘Gravity’? (Answer by Former NASA Astronaut)
What does a real astronaut think of Gravity? This review was originally posted on Quora by Garrett Reisman.
Brain decoding: Reading minds (by Kerri Smith)
By scanning blobs of brain activity, scientists may be able to decode people’s thoughts, their dreams and even their intentions.
Confessions of a Drone Warrior (by Matthew Power)
He kills enemies halfway around the world by pushing a button. Welcome to the modern age of warfare.
All Can Be Lost: The Risk of Putting Our Knowledge in the Hands of Machines (by Nicholas Carr)
We rely on computers to fly our planes, find our cancers, design our buildings, audit our businesses. That’s all well and good. But what happens when the computer fails?
This is it for now. Have a nice weekend!