March 13, 2016
Sagan’s claim about the specialness of humans, however, like all such claims, does not make much sense.
January 13, 2016
Learn about some mind-blowing discoveries in psychology and neuroscience that may force you to pursue a new answer to the question, “Who am l?”
July 29, 2015
This shift in perspective is motivated by cutting edge research and the intuition that the mere fact of criminality is a reliable sign that there is something wrong with the brain, even if we can’t yet detect, measure, or cure it.
July 2, 2015
The whole notion of free will may be an intellectual spandrel best explained by our intellectual history rather than our biology. Our notion of free will might be as fanciful and unnecessary as the idea of God that spawned it.
May 27, 2015
That feeling of where you begin and end is not set in stone and is open to influence and manipulation from and by stimulus in your environment.
April 21, 2015
Your conscious mind is not without influence. There is evidence that it can guide your future behavior, even if it doesn't determine it in the here and now.
March 30, 2015
The latest psychological research and neuroscience is much more in line with Nietzsche’s understanding of the mind than the model of the mind you most likely use to make sense of your own day-to-day existence.