Elsewhere

For when you’ve had enough of journal articles:

Time magazine describes what it’s like for the siblings of children with autism.

Bad Science on how pill pushers and the media medicalise social problems (scroll down for link to MP3 audio file).

The Guardian explores the healing power of books.

What everyone should know about their own minds: Introspective insights from PsyBlog.

Decoding consciousness video webcast – watch Prof Geraint Rees give the latest Francis Crick Lecture at the Royal Society (via Real Player).

Who is more admirable: Bill Gates or Mother Theresa? Stephen Pinker raises the question in his search of our moral instinct, in an article for the New York Times. (Hat Tip Mind Hacks).