So how does our brain create this illusion of stability?
While constellations and the stories attached to them have obvious artistic and spiritual significance, they also represent an elegant and effective solution to the problem of understanding complex physical environments.
I am a body plus. A body plus trauma, plus illness, plus pollen, plus spores, plus caretakers and friends and loved ones and wild kin.
Theorem showing that quantum mechanics really permits instantaneous connections between far-apart locations
The complex behaviors may have a shared evolutionary origin
Taking a long view of life on Earth, Robin Wall Kimmerer explores how mosses—ancient beings who transformed the world—teach us strategies for persisting amid a changing climate.
Scientists are slowly understanding collaboration’s role in biology
A well-documented feature of trauma, one familiar to many, is our inability to articulate what happens to us.
the challenge of choosing deep-focus work and connection over superficial distraction and stimulation
While scientists can anticipate how climate change will affect larger regions, predicting the fate of a given 100-acre forest plot can be trickier.
Exploring how the mind extends beyond the physical self.
"Vision is an art, and nature an old master painter teaching us how to see the underlying reality of things to be — before they actually are. "
“Definitely these galaxies are a big deal, but it remains to be seen how exciting they will look in the context of a few months’ progress with JWST,” Carnall says. The best is yet to come.
Vikram Zutshi In Conversation With Evan Thompson This article was first published at the Sutra Journal…
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