Her life helped us answer the question: What do animals think about?
Researchers have found a way to detect “covert consciousness” that could aid the recovery of people with severe brain injuries.
It can feel like we have a firm sense of our histories. But we can only make out the twigs.
Read comic: I, Germ Line – by Mike Dawson
“Not everybody is as mockable as everybody else, and some mockability doesn’t have consequences.”
Apparently, conservatives are more intolerant.
To a surprising degree, our political beliefs may derive from a specific aspect of our biological makeup: our propensity to feel physical revulsion.
Researchers look at countries that have prohibited corporal punishment for kids and their rate of youth violence.
Writing into her 90s — her last book was published last month — Dr. Midgley challenged with wit and verve the primacy of science as arbiter of reality.