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Voices of deep

I have words,
but not the voice;
My words are sound,
But they don’t rhyme.

My words are rational,
but they lack story,
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Is reality real? The Simulation Argument

One simulation argument proposes that:

at least one of the following propositions is true: (1) the human species is very likely to go extinct before reaching a “posthuman” stage; (2) any posthuman civilization is extremely unlikely to run a significant number of simulations of their evolutionary history (or variations thereof); (3) we are almost certainly living in a computer simulation.

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Brain Chemistry: Anger & Anxiety

I’ve had a few friends whose behavior had me baffled. To keep things simple, I’ll refer to some of them as a composite person, James. 541 more words


Is the atmosphere changing the quality of our food?

Will you have to start eating two servings of vegetables to get the same nutrients as you did when you were five? Or six McDonald’s hamburgers to get the same nutrients as you did 20 years ago? 278 more words

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Intuition Is The Highest Form Of Intelligence

(Source: www.forbes.com)

Intuition, argues Gerd Gigerenzer, a director at the Max Planck Institute for Human Development, is less about suddenly “knowing” the right answer and more about… 581 more words

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Downsize me!

The official trailer for Downsizing, a new movie from Director Alexander Payne (Election, Sideways) was released this week. Check it above. It stars Kristin Wiig, Matt Damon, and Christoph Waltz. 412 more words

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"Shame and vulnerability is the birthplace of creativity"

Especially in younger neighborhoods around Chicago, you’ll notice that when young women — and some men — pass store fronts with big windows, they will turn their heads to see their reflections. 1,366 more words

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