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Arrr – Here be pirates!
07/22/2014
“To err is human, to arr is pirate.” This quote (a personal favorite) cleverly illustrates one of many myths Hollywood has popularized about pirates: that all pirates talked like… well, like pirates. You know, “shiver me timbers,” “blow me down” and the like. Other popular myths include: - All pirates were missing body parts. - […]
Why are we violent?
07/17/2014
As CARTA co-director Ajit Varki so aptly put it in his concluding remarks, “It was an intellectually stimulating and fascinating but deeply disturbing symposium.” From interactions in lions and our hominid cousins the chimpanzees, to our Pleistocene ancestors and early human cultures to modern society, CARTA gathered scientists across the spectrum from neurophysiology to sociology […]
Weapons of Mass Distraction: Keeping Our Sanity and Balance in a High-Speed, Displacing World, with Pico Iyer
07/15/2014
In today’s fast-paced digital world, it’s easy to overdose on information and become dizzy from the barrage of instant news and events. While recent technology has made our lives much brighter, longer, fuller and healthier than ever before, how can we ensure that we’re not drowning in information and still have offline lives as well? […]
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