Zero Distraction / An Anthology of Examined Nerdy Things

Learn Me Something: Cannabis →

Learn about Cannabis’ rich history, how it affects our minds and bodies at different ages, what the future holds for legalization, and how public perception has changed.

Read Post / January 22, 2018

The Impromptu: CES 2018 →

The overarching topic for this week is innovation. Because innovation is iterative, meaning many changes over a longer course of time—it’s sometimes difficult to see the big picture.

Read Post / January 19, 2018

Learn Me Something: Fake News →

Fake news is a type of yellow journalism or propaganda that consists of deliberate misinformation or hoaxes. Why do people fall for it? Science explains why.

Read Post / January 14, 2018

The Impromptu: Meltdown And Spectre →

What you need to know about the hardware-based “Meltdown” and “Spectre” vulnerabilities affecting every modern processor, and thusly how your computer is affected.

Read Post / January 10, 2018