Noteably: Oliver Sacks on the creativity of disorder

…while one may be horrified by the ravages of developmental disorder or disease, one may sometimes see them as creative too–for if they destroy particular paths, particular ways of doing things, they may force the nervous system into making other paths and ways, force on it an unexpected growth and evolution. Oliver Sacks in An […]

READ MORE

Smithsonian Magazine’s 2012 Photo Contest Finalists

Smithsonian Photo Contest Winner Image by Nathan Carlsen

Need a hit of gorgeous in your day? Feast your eyes on twenty-one images from Smithsonian Magazine’s 2012 Photo Contest posted on The Atlantic’s site. These are a few of the finalists. Want to see more? Head to Smithsonian Magazine. Then there’s this bit of awesome. See more finalists at Smithsonian Magazine’s 2012 Photo Contest […]

READ MORE