When we look into the clouds, sometimes what we find is exactly what we were looking for in the first place.
Ever wonder how scientists find exoplanets? MinutePhysics has your back with this short introductory video.
This week's "three" explores episodes of The Infinite Monkey Cage take us into the puzzle that is the human mind, including the illusion of perception, belief in the supernatural and magic, and the persistence of human irrationality.
In "Animal Madness: How Anxious Dogs, Compulsive Parrots, and Elephants in Recovery Help Us Understand Ourselves," Laurel Braitman shows that human beings are not the only animals who struggle with mental health.
Both science and art explore the reality of life, and in The Where, the Why, and The How they are an energetic team that connects with the reader with every turn of the page.
Bonobos and humans share about 99% of their genetic material. So perhaps it should surprise us that they are so smart.
"It is useless to attempt to reason a man out of a thing he was never reasoned into." ~ Jonathan Swift
On June 22, 2014 In Atheism, consciousness, Creationism, Evolution, Featured, Nonfiction Reviews, Personal Identity, Primates, Secular Humanism, Self-Awareness, Theology
In "The Bonobo and the Atheist," Frans de Waal challenges religion's top-down morality and explores the similarities of humans, chimps, and bonobos.