Listen to British rocker Jarvis Cocker read the story "Descent of Species" from Sum. He is one of the dozens of terrific voices who read for the audio book. Jarvis is known for his raw and edgy albums such as Jarvis and Further Complications.
Hear actress Emily Blunt read the story "The Cast" from Sum.
I was the scientific advisor for the TNT television drama,Perception, starring Eric McCormack and Rachael Leigh Cook. Learn more about the show.
In 2011, I posted about my scanning of a 3,000 year old mummy, Neskhons. Now, by analyzing the data in several different ranges of electron density, I've found something unexpected: inside the mummy's torso are 4 small funerary amulets.
The "umwelt" is the slice of an animal's ecosystem that it can sense. The rest is invisible....
New Scientist magazine features David Eagleman's time perception research as their cover story.
Your reality need not be constrained by your biology. Read the interview here.
Sum was the only book of fiction in New Scientist magazine's selection of Best Books of 2009.