…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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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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THE FRINGES OF ANOTHER WORLD


Imagine a whole world parallel to ours in which another you exists. In this parallel world, Martin Luther King, Jr. was a president; the Twin Towers still stand and, oh yeah, there are daily flights to the moon. However, to get to this alternate universe, one has to rip open the membrane of our reality […]

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ON THE FRINGES OF SCIENCE


One of my husband’s and my favorite show is “Fringe“. If you haven’t seen it, you’ve missed one of the best shows on television. True, the series has just concluded (sob, sob); however, thanks to The Science Channel and DVD’s, this groundbreaking show lives on. What’s so great about this show, is that it introduces […]

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