What makes me, me? Who am I? These are questions we all ask ourselves, though the answer may be difficult to get at, if at all possible. 321 more words
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Are we confounding brain, mind and Evolution with neurosciences?
Professionals in a discipline explain evolution and mind with respect to the perspective and terminologies of their discipline. 242 more words
BY: JALEED AHMED GILANI, M.B.B.S., BATCH XVIII
This essay won Third Prize at the AKU National Health Sciences Research Symposium’s Student Essay Competition.
“What if I told you that this world around us, this richly textured world, were all just an illusion constructed in your head?” asks eminent neuroscientist David Eagleman in the brilliant documentary… 950 more words
Summary: A large literature discusses the effectiveness of foreign armies and their tools against insurgencies, but few ask about the other side. Does terrorism work for insurgents? 3,016 more words