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Is Consciousness Just An Illusion?
Science & Tech  (tags: brain, mind, human body, biology, thought, thinking )

Freya
- 466 days ago - bbc.com
The cognitive scientist Daniel Dennett believes our brains are machines, made of billions of tiny "robots" - our neurons, or brain cells. Is the human mind really that special?
The 12 Cognitive Biases That Prevent You From Being Rational
Science & Tech  (tags: brain, mind, thinking, cognition, thought )

Freya
- 1046 days ago - io9.com
The lowly calculator can do math thousands of times better than we can, and our memories are often less than useless - plus, we're subject to cognitive biases, those annoying glitches in our thinking that cause us to make questionable decisions and reach
Humans Kill More Orangutans Than Previously Thought
Science & Tech  (tags: Humans, Kill More, Orangutans, Than, Previously, Thought )

Agnes
- 2440 days ago - treehugger.com
Over the last 50 years, orangutan populations have been in dramatic decline due to external factors like habitat fragmentation and poaching -- but a new study reveals the startling pervasiveness of their threat from humans.
More Humpback Whales in the North Pacific Than Previously Thought
Science & Tech  (tags: More, Humpback, Whales, in, the, North, Pacific, Than, Previously, Thought )

Agnes
- 2462 days ago - treehugger.com
Scientists have recently come to the conclusion based on one of the largest ever studies on humpback whale populations that the population in the North Pacific is actually higher than previously thought. Scientists believe that numbers are actually
A Really Bright Idea: A Chemical That Converts Thoughts Into Light | The Daily Galaxy: News From Planet Earth & Beyond
Science & Tech  (tags: bright, idea, light, thought, chemical, conversion, research, university )

Jean
- 3818 days ago - dailygalaxy.com
The cartoon convention of a bright light appearing above your head when you have an idea might not be fiction for long. Researchers at Kinki University, who we would have thought would have been too busy developing new kinds of latex and electrical devic
How Baboons Think (Yes, Think)
Science & Tech  (tags: discovery, Baboons, thought, society, limitations, research, species )

Gregory
- 3936 days ago - nytimes.com
From the bushes to his right, he hears a staccato whoop, the distinctive call that female baboons always make after mating. He recognizes the voice as that of Jackalberry, the current consort of Cassius, a male who outranks Royal in the strict hierarchy,,
   

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