Ten Incredible Pearls of Wisdom From Great Minds

The world can be a confusing place, but academics, authors, artists, poets and philosophers are just some of the many who have tried to explain things. In my wanderings through scientific texts, popular non-fiction and and documentaries, there have been a few stand out comments. Whether it be Malcolm Gladwell’s keen insight into human nature,…

Ever Wonder Why Humans Are So Clever? Scientists Hone In On Special Genes

There is no doubt that humans are the smartest creatures on the planet. But for the longest time it has been unclear just how exactly we made the jump from simple creatures to ones capable of mathematics, ethical debate and invention. But now scientists may have begun to unravel the mystery, discovering that three similar…

Ever Wondered Who You Are? Stop Waiting And Find Out.

You are a biomass of self-believing consciousness, built from familiar atoms under restrictive universal laws, tuned by selective environmental pressures, and just a small part of something much beyond your comprehension.
And that, for me at least, is pretty freeing.