sagansense: “The neural changes that we found associated with physical sensation and movement systems suggest that reading a novel can transport you into the body of the protagonist,” says Gregory Berns. "We already knew that good stories can put you in someone else’s shoes in a figurative sense. Now we’re seeing that something may also be happening biologically.”
WILD NATURE, OUTSIDE OF COMMERCIAL CIVILIZATION, RUNS ON GIFT ECONOMY: “FREELY GIVE FREELY RECEIVE.”
1. Dirty feet, happy heart.
Around the corner from this rad purple house whose beautiful backyard (complete with chickens and chanting residents) butts up against the park I’m lounging in. I only discovered the front of it with this here free box today.
The cage-like interactive sculpture “Kodatrope” by artist Lee Pivnik assaults its viewers’ senses by showcasing, all at once, hundreds of slides of photographs of strangers taken several decades ago. http://bit.ly/Vo5TIR