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Aka "The Oracle", specializes in omniscience

Litopia After Dark

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They’re putting people into MRI scanners to find out which parts of their brains are stimulated by reading.  Nothing new to LAD listeners – we covered this in 2010 and to some extent with David Eagleman in 2009 (always on the leading edge, us).  But tonight, Dr. Susan O’Doherty tells us where this research is heading… prepared to be freaked, folks.

With her feet in the fridge and her head in the stars, newcomer Kate Milford is both delightfully cool and fully financed, via the rather wonderful KickStarter… hear how she did it!

If anyone knows the link to Dave’s YouTube “50 Shades” clip, please tweet it to us… but do watch your bodily functions…

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