Happy Earth Day! Today, I am going out to the National Mall in Washington DC to March for Science! Why do I march? Because of our planet’s species are under attack, not only by global problems like the illegal wildlife trade, unsustainable agriculture, and climate change, but by the policy makers in our own back yard. 334 more words
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One of the key features that allowed humans as a species to develop and dominate was our ability to craft complex stone tools. This skill is in turn underpinned by ourfine motor control skills andthe precise movementof our fingers. 12 more words
The Case of the Waterfall Worshiping Chimp: How religion and spirituality may not belong to just humans.
Up high in the hills of Eastern Italy, inside the imposing Fonte Avellana hermitage, a whip lashes across the back of a Benedictine monk. Instead of feeling just pain, he feels a lightness inside himself as his humanly sins are forgiven. 1,182 more words
This is kind of fitting for a Monday. Maybe this video cheers you up or maybe you’re sitting at work right now watching this poor old woman get pegged with feces and can seriously relate. 66 more words