24. Now getting Really Rather Dangerous…

  1. Martin Cohen

Published Online: 21 APR 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9781444327960.ch24

Mind Games: 31 Days to Rediscover Your Brain

Mind Games: 31 Days to Rediscover Your Brain

How to Cite

Cohen, M. (2010) Now getting Really Rather Dangerous…, in Mind Games: 31 Days to Rediscover Your Brain, Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444327960.ch24

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 21 APR 2011
  2. Published Print: 29 OCT 2010

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781444337099

Online ISBN: 9781444327960

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Keywords:

  • Day 20, Now Getting Really Rather Dangerous…;
  • task of looking at something - dull and boring on the Internet;
  • Internet, and boring websites - boring writing, boring ‘blogging’, boring ‘interactive’ games;
  • ethically suspect novelty - website for Texas Border Watch;
  • surfing the net to find something boring;
  • enlisting public, watching the border - of poor Mexicans, sneaking into land of welcome for huddled masses;
  • English scientist, Lewis Richardson - coastlines, unmeasurable and winds of unmeasurable velocities;
  • mathematicians like Richardson and Benoit Mandelbrot - length of a coastline, indeterminate