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.
Chris Fields suggests we abandon both the question "why this universe?" and the entire subsequent story about emergence
Perception may be defined not only as how we experience the world through our senses, but also how we interpret those experiences to create meaning and provide a practically useful model of reality.
Visual illusions are those perceptual experiences that do not match the physical reality.
the challenge of choosing deep-focus work and connection over superficial distraction and stimulation
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.
An exploration of a groundbreaking assertion of a new paper published in the Journal of Cosmology and Astroparticle Physics
So how does our brain create this illusion of stability?
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.
Theorem showing that quantum mechanics really permits instantaneous connections between far-apart locations
Scientists are slowly understanding collaboration’s role in biology
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. "
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