Monday, June 22, 2009

Neuroscience and science fiction: Can we cure everything by advanced technology?

Jason Rennie's Sci Phi Journal offers Catch!, a short story by Mark Brandon Allen, about how far we can/should go in creating a "world" for a person in a damaged brain state. It is read by Mike Huberty of the band Sunspot. Catch! It if you can.

“Strange how the mind works,” Brad mused. He looked questioningly at the scan technician.

The Ensign smiled at Brad as she continued to work the scanner. “This was the right thing to do,
she said.”
No Spoiler alert.