Science & Physics

Humans are not unique

We humans are adept at many things, most of which is as a result of our brains, rather than braun, or any physical adaptation. So what really sets humans apart from the rest of our evolutionary counterparts? Almost nothing, it would seem…

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Is altruism the illusion faith seeks?

It’s a Sunday, and what better day to openly question organized religion. There’s a certain inequity to religion that has always given me good reason to question the motives of those behind the steering wheel. I’m not in the mood to tap out my near-thesis-sized thoughts on religion and the ills contained therein. Instead, I’ll […]