Fish Evolve Resistance to Religious Ritual

11.05.2010  |  2 Comments ››

Apparently, a group of cave-fish in southern Mexico have had quite enough of a religious ritual that ends in their death. The fish, over ...

This is your brain on equality

02.25.2010  |  No Comments ››

It seems the human brain is pre-wired to react strongly to inequality. I was just thinking that ants and bees have highly stratified ...

02.02.2010  |  No Comments ››

Scientists have recently discovered that running without shoes is far easier than most people think. Not only that, it's far less likely to cause ...

Human Search Filters and the Wisdom of Science

01.03.2007  |  No Comments ››

The Internet is an impartial tool with which we can support our delusions of reality, or conversely build an objective and valid world-view.  The tendency ...

The Beef with Beef

12.29.2006  |  No Comments ››

The recent ruling by the FDA specifying that warning labels are not required on cloned beef has caused angst among some people who don't understand the process ...