Sources

Posts being mostly a reading journal and read-later organizer – it does take me a while to get queue moving.  Why wait ?  Go straight to these sources.

There are tons of great other blogs, sites, journals, scientific magazines out there.  I try to list at least those that make more regular content covered in my posts.

good reading

Aeon Magazine – digital magazine of ideas and culture, publishing an original essay every weekday.

The Big Picture – blog by Barry Ritholtz, focused in capital markets news with an eye for interesting articles on innovation landscape.

big think – videos, articles, Q&A and multimedia information from great fellows and guest speakers including high-profile thinkers and researchers.

Bloomberg Graphics – nicely designed infographics

Brain Pickings – by Maria Popova, is a cross-disciplinary full of pieces spanning art, science, psychology, design, philosophy, history, politics, anthropology, and more.

braindecoder – covers neuroscience news and the ongoing social and scientific quest to unravel the mysteries of the brain.

Business Insider and Tech Insider – ‘new economy’ and variety news group

Clean Technica – website on cleantech news and commentary.

The Conversation – a collaboration between editors and academics to provide informed news analysis and commentary that’s free to read and republish.

Doodlers Anonymous – blog, interviews, themed-submissions and doodles on almost anything.

FAPESP – FAPESP’s news agency – a govt funded foundation to support research projects in higher education and research institutions.

The Exponential View – Azeem Azhar’s greatly curated readings on exponential change in technology, business models, political economy & society.

Google Research Blog – news from research at Google

Google DeepMind – deep neural networks, reinforcement learning and systems neuroscience-inspired models.

Idle Words – carefully developed pieces.  His ‘brevity is for the weak’ motto is telling of his (good) writing.

Institute for Ethics and Emerging Technologies – how technological progress can increase freedom, happiness, and human flourishing in democratic societies.

Journal of Artificial Intelligence Research covers all areas of artificial intelligence (AI), publishing refereed research articles, survey articles, and technical notes

MindBullets:  a part of the global FutureWorld Network, constantly sensitive to changes in the technological, economic, social, political and business landscape.

MIT Technology Review – business application of scientific research and innovation.

NeuroImage – a Journal of Brain Function: the use of neuroimaging to study structure-function and brain-behavior relationships.

NASA – ‘the’ NASA.

Nature – weekly scientific journal.

Nautilus – Each issue combine several essays on culture, philosophy and science into a caleidoscopic view of a single topic.

Nir & Far – blog about the intersection of psychology, technology, and business.

Philosophy Now – contains articles on all aspects of Western philosophy, as well as book reviews, letters, news, cartoons, and the occasional short story.

PNAS – Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America

Quanta Magazine – independent division of Simons Foundation, focus on developments in mathematics, theoretical physics, theoretical computer science and the basic life sciences.

Research Digest – blog on brain and behaviour.  Writing accessible pieces after close reading of original papers.

Richard Newton’s blog: blog about his books and articles

Space Daily – space travel, search for alien life, rocket science, etc

Singularity Hub – published by Singularity University (and no, they did not name the site as a way to homage singularitynow.net)