Emotions are very curious thing. Happiness, sadness, rage. What possible use could they be ?
What is the oldest living organism on Earth. You’ll be surprised to find that it started life before the wheel was even invented
Have our technological, biological and medical advancements to date put us out of reach of evolutions effects, or at least reduced their impact ? In this article we consider just a few of some of the ideas floating around at the moment.
The pursuit of science is based on the belief that the explanations we seek are comprehensible to the human brain. But supposing they’re not? What if no human brain is well enough equipped to understand the universe. What if we are fooling ourselves?
Answers to some of the amusing questions and fluff we muse on from time to time like : Why are typewriter keys layed out as they are ? ; How exactly does asprin find a headache ? ; Why is the Earth’s core still hot ?
The story of the miracle drug that we tend to take for granted today … Penicillan.
What would you say if scientists could show that brain activity to press a button occurred 7 seconds before you consciously made the decision to even do so ?