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Differences

One perception of mine that has strengthened over the years is how different people are. When I was young, I thought of these differences mostly because of the difficulties they presented—how to talk to this girl, how to respond to a teacher, how to put up with a tedious relative. 373 kata lagi

Surviving And Thriving

Undercover: Ice Age Dances for the Eighties (10/02/80)

Björn Kurtén’s Dance of the Tiger: a Novel of the Ice Age (Pantheon, 288 pp., $10.95) considers one of the most intriguing events of prehistory: the replacement, about 35,000 B.C., of “Neandertal Man,” or… 831 kata lagi

Greil Marcus

Hominini?

It’s not every day that you see a hairless chimp and learn an exotic word. I speak for myself, of course. Many reading this post probably feel shock, not because of the peculiar word—hominini—but because the chimp’s bare physique looks so human. 756 kata lagi

Science

What's the Dream? – How We Can Maybe Suck Less

I finished a book last night.
It was Sapiens: A Brief History of Humankind, by Yuval Noah Harari. Did you know banks can loan ten times the amount of cash they physically possess?  1.232 kata lagi

Humans

Homo Sapiens

The theory of the Evolution tells us that we were evolved from a monkey species into the Homo Sapiens

We are the only species who build skyscrapers, who drive a car and made a plane to fly. 160 kata lagi

Religion

It's more than murder.

“Non-violence leads to the highest ethics, which is the goal of all evolution. Until we stop harming all other living beings, we are still savages.” – Thomas Edison… 691 kata lagi

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