Alex Thomas Weatherby

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Homni: The new superorganism taking over Earth

Is our species evolving into something new? Gaia Vince makes the provocative argument that humanity is transforming, and it is already having a huge effect on life on our planet.<p>In Ancient Greek mythology, the Earth Goddess Gaia had nine titan sons, who attempted to control not just the Earth, but …

Stanley Kubrick: Photos taken as a teenager

A new show reveals how the 2001: A Space Odyssey director first developed the vision that set him apart. BBC Culture takes a look at ten rarely seen images.<p>In April 1945, at the age of 16, Stanley Kubrick snapped a newspaper vendor looking at headlines that shouted ‘Roosevelt Dead!’. This was no …

Brain Evolution Study Shows Humans Sacrificed Brawn For High Intelligence

Humans may be smart because energy once devoted to brawn was given up for brains, researchers say.<p>The most powerful computer known is the brain. The human brain possesses about 100 billion neurons with about 1 quadrillion — 1 million billion — connections known as synapses wiring these cells …

Should film critics care about cinematic technique?

The first debate in 2014 about the future of film criticism is under way, this time touching down on both sides of the Atlantic, so that must make it official.<p>First out of the gate were the Brits. “In the digital age what is left for a critic to supply?” asked Malcolm Thorndike Nicholson in an …

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