I immediately thought about this, which I posted awhile back. Maybe part of why we seem to be getting dumber as a society is that we’re all sleep-deprived idiots. Certainly should impact reaction times, anyway.
(This post would be more witty and insightful but I’m pretty tired right now.)
All that can follow is a rant of unsurprise and paranoid-sounding questioning of all we “know” through “science.” Oy. >_<
I am going to be taking a break from posting (or, posting regularly) for a bit; I seem to have taken on too much, and this is one of the least essential projects I am currently attempting to juggle.
OK, the “tee-hee it’s a sexual topic” aspect aside, this is actually potentially a really good thing. Improving sexual health and control over reproduction FTW.
Frankly, the thing that amuses me more than anything else is that it’s a challenge hailing from Bill Gates. I mean, I understand that he’s super-duper into philanthropy. I also understand that he hasn’t worked full-time for microsoft for awhile. Still, thoughts come to mind like “Damn, Microsoft wants a stake in EVERYTHING” and “I wonder how Apple will respond to this?”