Thursday, September 13, 2007

Reading and the Brain

An interesting site discussing reading, translating the visual into language, and the brain:

Monday, September 10, 2007

Eye Movement While Reading - From the BBC

"Previously, researchers thought that, when reading, both eyes focused on the same letter of a word. But a UK team has found this is not always the case. In fact, almost 50% of the time, each of our eyes locks on to different letters simultaneously." ( Liz Seward, Science reporter, York, BBC, Science & Nature)

Make sure you scroll down to see the diagrams on "Eye Movement While Reading"

Sunday, September 9, 2007

Some Links

Some Links:

Slashdot - Great source for tech news, often raises interesting legal and privacy issues.

An ATM for Books:

Book Vending Machines

Thursday, August 30, 2007

International Printing Museum

Some beautiful machine images from the International Printing Museum in Torrance, CA.