Literary Science: fMRI and other studies show a similar connection between reading and real-life experiences. A correlation exists between reading and empathy.
More Lit Sci: activating brain.
Turkey City: Lewis Shiner and Bruce Sterling relate classic problems with speculative works.
Sheryl Hoyt: Self-publishing article.
New writing podcast: Hide and Create with David Dalglish, Diana Rowland, Jordan Ellinger and Joshua Essoe
TED Hour: Getting Ideas
Lab lit -- fiction and essays about science
North Korea says unicorns are real.