Ideas

This was taken from William Deresiewicz’s 2010 lecture “Solitude and Leadership.” If you want others to follow, learn to be alone with your thoughts. Let’s start with how you don’t learn to think. A…






If the answer is positive, there must be some very stoned disinfonauts out there! Jason Silva writes at CNN: …I want big ideas to have aesthetic relevance. I want to tickle people’s…


Via Skeptical Analysis: Natural selection tends to avoid incest. Incest — more properly, inbreeding — allows recessive genetic traits to accumulate, often to the detriment of affected individuals. If a child gets…