Philip Ball certainly has a way with words.
I, for one, welcome our slime mould overlords.
The slime mould is being used to explore biological-inspired design, emergence theory, unconventional computing and robot controllers, much of which borders on the world of science fiction.
A wonderful reminder by Kevin Kelly of the amazing interconnected world we live in, thanks to network effects.
Conway's Game of Life executed using the canvas element.
Philip Ball (author of the excellent Critical Mass) is coming to Brighton to speak at the CafÃ© Scientifique on the third Thursday of November. Excellent!
Scenius is like genius, only embedded in a scene rather than in genes.
Emergence, network theory, behavioural science ...these things have been occupying my mind a lot lately.