Natural Selection is a collaborative project between contemporary British artist Andy Holden and his ornithologist father, Peter Holden. While one wouldn’t expect an entire exhibition on birds to hold the sustained interest of a casual observer, the exhibition creates an experience that is both informative, and deeply emotional, peppered with asides that nod to the more intriguing or humorous aspects of ornithology. 1,580 more words
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A: You’re always banging on about “physicalism” and “physicalist monism”. Frankly it all sounds like “goo goo ga joob” to me…..
B: Monism is just the belief that there is only one kind of “stuff” in the universe, and physicalism is the belief that that stuff is physical stuff. 2,174 more words
The following prompt is to be completed from your investigation of human evolution:
Claim: “Humans evolved from earlier extinct hominids.”
Justify this claim using three pieces of evidence from your investigations of the fossil record, molecular evidence and embryology. 27 more words
My family were swapping medical grievances one evening: flawed diagnoses, unwanted side effects, useless procedures. “Damn it, it’s my body that’s at stake” was one protest. 568 more words