…AND NOW YOU DON’T SEE THEM


For the past few weeks, I’ve been discussing the science behind an episode of Fringe, titled “Johari Window”. In this episode, because of Army testing in the ’70’s, all of the residents of the fictional town of Edina, NY are disfigured. However, thanks to an invention by the doctor responsible, the people are able to […]

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NOW YOU SEE THEM…


In the series Fringe, Edina N.Y. (not a real town) is a small town full of normal looking, good-old fashioned, salt of the earth folk. There’s a sheriff with deputies, a Main Street, a diner, the works. Everyone has a shotgun in their home (my kind of town) and hardly anyone ever appears as if they […]

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THE SCIENCE OF DEJA VU


Two weeks ago, I started a post on an episode of Fringe that dealt with déjà vu. This week, I want to delve into the scientific studies of déjà vu and the implications. I have found that it isn’t simply a glitch in the Matrix. If you’ve read this blog for a few months (or longer), you […]

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DE JA VU/VU JA DE.


Have you ever had a case of de ja vu? Have you ever had a case of de ja vu? You’re sitting in your car, another car cuts you off in traffic and you have the sense that that specific car has cut you off before. Only, you’ve never seen that car or the person […]

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CAN TWO BECOME ONE


No, this is not a post about marriage. It is, however, a post about one of the scientific ideas spawned from the very first episode of Fringe—two consciousness inhabiting one body. Yes, you read that correctly. But I’m getting ahead of myself here. In order to get some necessary information to heal an agent from a really […]

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ENTER THE CLONES


Ever have one of those days where you wish you could create a full-sized clone of yourself to help with all the work you have to do? What about creating clones to go off to war in place of “real” men and women so that we don’t have to lose so many to war? Well, […]

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