films, Geek Culture

Holograms and Replicants: Joi and K’s Relationship in Blade Runner 2049

A discussion of the relationship between an android and a hologram, and what it means to be human. Major spoilers for Blade Runner 2049 ahead.

Psychology and Mental Health, Science, Science and Technology

States of Mind: Tracing the Edges of Consciousness Review

I have no shame in saying that I am a big¬†fan of The Wellcome Trust. I have a lot of admiration for their ability to engage the public with science, and it was actually their editorial team who gave me my first ever paid writing job, an article¬†about cell division for Big Picture. So naturally,… Continue reading States of Mind: Tracing the Edges of Consciousness Review