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3 for Thursday: 3 Examples of Pre-scientific Medicine in Art

From drilling holes in heads to sperm filled with little men, there's no doubt that medicine today is much better than it's pre-scientific origins.

Gender and Power in New Guinea: A Review of Euphoria

"Euphoria" is a story about seizing life and a reminder of the potentially high cost of power and the lasting effects of our choices.

What If My Younger Self Friended Me on Facebook?

If by some strange experiment of internet time travel you were friended by your younger self on Facebook, would accept it?

3 for Thursday: 3 Examples of Believing is Seeing

When we look into the clouds, sometimes what we find is exactly what we were looking for in the first place.

Feminist Frequency: “Women as Background Decoration”

Feminist Frequency challenges the video game trope "Women as Background Decoration" in these the latest two episodes. Warning: graphic images.

Short Science: How to Find an Exoplanet

Ever wonder how scientists find exoplanets? MinutePhysics has your back with this short introductory video.

3 for Thursday: 3 Infinite Monkey Cage Podcasts on the Puzzle of the Human Mind

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.

Quoted: Martin Luther King Jr. on Justice

Injustice anywhere is a threat to justice everywhere. ~ Martin Luther King, Jr.
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